6 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Sports and tourism"
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Al Lang Field Souvenir Score Card - St. Petersburg, 1972

Al Lang Field Souvenir Score Card - St. Petersburg, 1972

Date
1972
Description
Souvenir baseball score card distributed at Al Lang Field in St. Petersburg in 1972. One one side, the card contains a map showing the locations of Florida's spring training camps and the professional baseball teams training at each one. The reverse side contains an advertisement for a condominium housing development called Patriot Square, located at the corner of 38th Avenue South and 37th Street.
Collection
Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963

Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963

Date
1963
Description
Leaflet listing the schedule of exhibition games to be played by major-league baseball teams staying in Florida for spring training. Teams included the Baltimore Orioles, the Cincinnati Reds, the Kansas City Athletics, the Chicago White Sox, the Detroit Tigers, the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Milwaukee Braves, the New York Mets, the Philadelphia Phillies, the St. Louis Cardinals, the Minnesota Twins, the New York Yankees, the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Washington Senators.
Collection
Hamilton County, Florida, Brochure, 1964

Hamilton County, Florida, Brochure, 1964

Date
1964
Description
A brochure advertising Hamilton County to potential visitors and businesses. This brochure contains information about the history of Hamilton County as well as industry statistics, places to live and recreational actvities.
Collection
Lake Wales in Florida's Scenic Highlands Invites You, ca. 1950

Lake Wales in Florida's Scenic Highlands Invites You, ca. 1950

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
Brochure advertising Lake Wales and Polk County to potential visitors. Featured photographs include tourist attractions such as the Black Hills Passion Play, Spook Hill, Cypress Gardens and the Bok Singing Tower. The brochure includes a chart showing the distance between Lake Wales and major cities in the northern United States, plus the distance between the city and major tourist attractions.
Collection
Lakeland Florida: Florida's Most Picturesque City, ca. 1936

Lakeland Florida: Florida's Most Picturesque City, ca. 1936

Date
1936 (circa)
Description
Booklet advertising Lakeland and Polk County to potential visitors. It describes recreational activities, accommodations, and civic organizations in town, and emphasizes Lakeland's favorable climate. The booklet may have been directed at members of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, which had a home for retired members in Lakeland
Collection
Re-Creating in Lakeland and Polk County, Florida, 1925

Re-Creating in Lakeland and Polk County, Florida, 1925

Date
1925
Description
Booklet advertising Lakeland and Polk County more broadly as a prime destination for tourism and recreation. Includes information about fishing, potential automobile excursions, sports and other activities.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
sle_sports_03Al Lang Field Souvenir Score Card - St. Petersburg, 1972textBaseball
Spring training (Baseball)
Advertising
Sports and tourism
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sle_sports_02Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963textBaseball
Spring training (Baseball)
Sports and tourism
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sle_hamilton_04Hamilton County, Florida, Brochure, 1964textTourism
Attractions
Sports and tourism
Tourism--Florida--Hamilton County--White Springs
Rivers--Florida--Hamilton County--White Springs
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sle_polk_15Lake Wales in Florida's Scenic Highlands Invites You, ca. 1950textTourism
Attractions
Recreation
Sports and tourism
City promotion
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sle_polk_13Lakeland Florida: Florida's Most Picturesque City, ca. 1936textTourism
Recreation
Sports and tourism
City promotion
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sle_polk_02Re-Creating in Lakeland and Polk County, Florida, 1925textTourism
Recreation
Fishing
Swimming
Sports and tourism
City promotion
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/sle_polk_02.jpg
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