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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject is exactly "Guidebooks"
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Turn-by-turn Directions from Bartow to Haines City, 1924

Turn-by-turn Directions from Bartow to Haines City, 1924

Date
1924
Description
Turn by turn directions for driving from Bartow to Haines City in Polk County, Florida. State and U.S. highways were not yet marked at this time, hence the need for detailed instructions to motorists traveling along public roadways. Published on page 54 of The Florida Times-Union's "Florida Roads and Resorts," 1924 edition.
Collection
Map of Alachua County, 1883

Map of Alachua County, 1883

Date
1883
Description
Map of townships, railroads, county roads, and communities in Alachua and parts of the surrounding counties. The map is notable for its inclusion of a number of smaller railroads that were later absorbed into larger railroad networks. Shown on the map are the: Live Oak, Tampa & Charlotte Harbor Railroad, Florida Southern Railroad, Florida Transit Railroad, Peninsular Railroad, Green Cove Springs & Midland Railroad, and Green Cove Springs & Melrose Railroad. Printed facing page 6 of Charles Henry Webber's The Eden of the South, Descriptive of the Orange Groves, Vegetable Farms, Strawberry Fields, Peach Orchards, Soil, Climate, Natural Peculiarities, and the People of Alachua County Florida (New York, 1883).
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_917.59-f636_01Turn-by-turn Directions from Bartow to Haines City, 1924TextGuidebooks
Driving directions
Automobile travel
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flc_917.5979-w371_01Map of Alachua County, 1883TextRailroads
Guidebooks
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