|sle_sports_02||Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963||text||Baseball|
Spring training (Baseball)
Sports and tourism
Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963
- 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.
|sle_transportation_04||Florida Turnpike and Interstate System Brochure, 1966||text||Road maps|
Florida Turnpike and Interstate System Brochure, 1966
- Brochure with detailed map of the Florida Turnpike system, along with other major state and federal highways. Mileage charts and useful information about the Florida Turnpike's facilities are included.
|s908_b001_f24_01||"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" flier||text||/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s908_b001_f24_01.jpg
"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" flier
- 1950 (circa)
- Flier advising service men to use prophylactics to prevent venereal disease; includes a list of army medical stations that provide them.
|slc_1970-chiles_01||Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970||text||Political campaigns|
Agriculture and state
Vietnam Conflict, 1961-1975
Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970
- Series of newsletters published by Lawton Chiles' 1970 campaign for U.S. Senate during Chiles' walk across Florida. The reports describe the route Chiles took, as well as the people he met and the topics they discussed. Other politicians, representing local and state governments, joined Chiles at various points, including state senators Dempsey Barron and Wilbur Boyd, and State Superintendent of Instruction Thomas D. Bailey. Chiles walked all the way from Century in Escambia County to Key Largo, stopping in Tallahassee for the legislative session. Chiles was a state senator representing the Lakeland region at this time.
|m85-5_b001_f02_x01||Letter from Thelma Boltin to Armand Ball, 1956||text||Playwriting|
Theater -- Florida
Performing arts -- Florida
Letter from Thelma Boltin to Armand Ball, 1956
- Letter from Thelma Boltin, director of special events at the Stephen Foster Memorial, to Armand Ball replying to his request that Boltin create a script for a performance at the American Camping Association convention. Boltin declines the opportunity and recommends two other Floridians capable of writing the script.
|s1046_b001_f01_03||License plate contest entry featuring bird, sailboat and slogan "Florida: The Senior State."||image||Automobile license plates|
|n2015-1_b001_f11_41||Memorandum from CORE, Report of Cities with New Lunch Counters, December 8, 1960||text||Civil rights demonstrations|
|m87-46_b001_f01_x03||Official Souvenir Program of the Fourth Annual State Convention of American Legion, 1922||text||Veterans|
Congresses and conventions--Florida--Palm Beach County--Palm Beach
Official Souvenir Program of the Fourth Annual State Convention of American Legion, 1922
- The souvenir program for the annual reunion of ex-servicemen and fourth annual convention of the American Legion. The program contains numerous advertisements from businesses around Florida; a list of state officers of the American Legion Department of Florida; information about the American Legion with histories of Florida posts; a program of events; and a map of West Palm Beach.
|sle_manatee_01||South Florida Museum Brochure, ca. 1958||text||Museums--Florida--Manatee County--Bradenton|
South Florida Museum Brochure, ca. 1958
- 1958 (circa)
- Brochure advertising the South Florida Museum in Bradenton. There is information about the exhibits at the museum, including "Baby Snoots" (or "Snooty") the manatee, President Ulysses S. Grant's bed, prehistoric animals, the Daughters of the American Revolution Room, pottery from the Calusa Indians and the Timucua Indians, shrunken heads from the Jivaro Tribe and more.
|sle_tourist-attractions-miscellaneous_06||Thrills in the Fun Triangle of Florida Brochure, ca. 1966||text||Tourism--Florida|