6 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Tropical fruit industry"
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Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for avocado production and land near Sebring

Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for avocado production and land near Sebring

Date
1922 (circa)
Description
Flier advertising land for sale near Sebring, and promoting avocado production as a lucrative career.
Collection
Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for land for avocado and mango production near Sebring

Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for land for avocado and mango production near Sebring

Date
1922 (circa)
Description
G.R. Clements promotes lands for sale in South Florida for farming tropical fruits (papayas, avocados, pineapples, mangos, oranges, limes, coconuts) for healthy living and economic profit.
Collection
Flier encouraging settlement in Florida

Flier encouraging settlement in Florida

Date
1937 (circa)
Description
This flier suggests that the next war will bring significant destruction to society, and that readers should move to Florida to avoid being cut off from a stable food supply. "When northern crops fail and transportation systems break down, when northern fields are bronze and trees bear [sic], will you die of starvation in the North, or be eating oranges and papayas in Florida?"
Collection
Flier entitled "Facts You Should Know"

Flier entitled "Facts You Should Know"

Date
1938 (circa)
Description
This flier explains that Earth is divided into tropical, temperate, and frigid zones, and that humans are intended by God to live in the Tropics.
Collection
Reprint of an article titled "Make Big Money Growing Papayas"

Reprint of an article titled "Make Big Money Growing Papayas"

Date
1943 (circa)
Description
Broadside advertising the profitability of papaya production in Florida and the health benefits of eating papaya.
Collection
"South Florida Land Bargains" in Sebring

"South Florida Land Bargains" in Sebring

Date
1938 (circa)
Description
Advertisement for land for sale in south Florida. Six pieces of land advertised ranging from 9 acres to 3195 acres and prices from $3,000 to $19,170 cash or terms.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_br0140Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for avocado production and land near SebringtextTropical fruit industry/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0140.jpg
flc_br0141Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for land for avocado and mango production near SebringtextTropical fruit industry/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0141.jpg
flc_br0143Flier encouraging settlement in FloridatextCivil defense
Tropical fruit industry
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flc_br0144Flier entitled "Facts You Should Know"textTropical fruit industry/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0144.jpg
flc_br0103Reprint of an article titled "Make Big Money Growing Papayas"textTropical fruit industry/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0103.jpg
flc_br0145"South Florida Land Bargains" in SebringtextCitrus fruit industry
Tropical fruit industry
Land settlement
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