174 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Duval County "
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Seeing Jacksonville - Busch Auto Tours - pamphlet, 1913

Seeing Jacksonville - Busch Auto Tours - pamphlet, 1913

Date
1913
Description
Pamphlet advertising sightseeing trips in the Jacksonville area and Havana, Cuba by Busch's Auto Tours. Busch's Auto Tours was established in 1903. The pamphlet includes an insert with a small street map of Jacksonville. A list of the major stops on each of the tours is included.
Collection
Pamphlet - A Winter at Fort George, Florida, ca. 1888

Pamphlet - A Winter at Fort George, Florida, ca. 1888

Date
1888 (circa)
Description
Pamphlet advertising Fort George Island, located in Duval County near the mouth of the St. Johns River. The pamphlet was published by the Fort George Island Company, and includes a map of proposed developments, engravings of the island, climate information, and testimonials from visitors.
Collection
Brochure for the Hotel Mason, Jacksonville, ca. 1915

Brochure for the Hotel Mason, Jacksonville, ca. 1915

Date
1915 (circa)
Description
Brochure advertising the Hotel Mason, located on the northwest corner of Bay and Julia streets in Jacksonville in Duval County, Florida. The 12-story structure was originally built in 1912 and was destroyed in 1978. The site is now home to the EverBank Center.
Collection
Advertisement for the Savannah, Florida & Western Railway's

Advertisement for the Savannah, Florida & Western Railway's "Waycross Short Line," 1883

Date
1883
Description
Advertisement for the Savannah, Florida & Western Railway's "Waycross Short Line," which connected a number of railroads coming from the north and west with Jacksonville. The ad also mentions connections with the South Florida Railroad. Printed on an unnumbered page following 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
Recollections of a Chaplain in the Volunteer Army: An Address Delivered Before the Church Club of Louisiana at Its Annual Meeting, 1899

Recollections of a Chaplain in the Volunteer Army: An Address Delivered Before the Church Club of Louisiana at Its Annual Meeting, 1899

Date
1899-01-25
Description
Chaplain H.R. Carson of the Second Louisiana Volunteer Infantry Regiment shares his experiences with servicemen during the Spanish-American War. Carson discusses working in the regimental post office and the division hospital located in Miami.
Collection
Move the State Capital to Jacksonville Pamphlet, 1900

Move the State Capital to Jacksonville Pamphlet, 1900

Date
1900
Description
A pamphlet explaining why the capital of Florida should be moved from Tallahassee to Jacksonville. The back has a map showing how "All roads lead to Jacksonville."
Collection
Pamphlet advertising the Seminole Sight-Seeing Service, Inc. - Jacksonville, ca. 1920s

Pamphlet advertising the Seminole Sight-Seeing Service, Inc. - Jacksonville, ca. 1920s

Date
1920 (circa)
Description
Promotional pamphlet for the Seminole Sight-Seeing Service, Inc., based at 25 Hogan Street in Jacksonville. F.W. Hobbs is given as the proprietor. The company provided bus tours around Jacksonville, St. Augustine, Pablo and Atlantic beaches, and down to Miami. The pamphlet describes each of the various tours offered, listing the major stops along the way. Illustrations include an example of the tours buses used by the company and scenes from the various destinations. The company accepted reservations made at the Flagler, St. Charles, Seminole, Windle, and Burbridge hotels.
Collection
Sanford, Florida: The Celery City, 1909

Sanford, Florida: The Celery City, 1909

Date
1909
Description
Booklet published by the Sanford Herald advertising the city of Sanford as "The Celery City." The booklet contains photographs of the city, announces farming opportunities, lists amenities and describes the area around Sanford.
Collection
Advertisement for Osky's in Jacksonville

Advertisement for Osky's in Jacksonville

Date
1950 (circa)
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_917.59-n532Leaflet advertising the Plant System's Overland and Short Sea Route, ca. 1892textFlorida -- Description and travel
Resorts -- Florida -- Guidebooks
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flc_917.5912-b977-1913_01Seeing Jacksonville - Busch Auto Tours - pamphlet, 1913textSightseeing business
Advertisements
Tourism
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flc_917.5912-f736w_01Pamphlet - A Winter at Fort George, Florida, ca. 1888textBusiness corporations
Real estate development
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flc_917.5912-h832_01Brochure for the Hotel Mason, Jacksonville, ca. 1915textHotels
Advertisements
Business corporations
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flc_917.5979-w371_02Advertisement for the Savannah, Florida & Western Railway's "Waycross Short Line," 1883textRailroads
Advertisement
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flc_973.89-c321_01Recollections of a Chaplain in the Volunteer Army: An Address Delivered Before the Church Club of Louisiana at Its Annual Meeting, 1899textSpanish-American War, 1898/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/flc_973.89-c321_01.jpg
flc_975.9061-l811_01Move the State Capital to Jacksonville Pamphlet, 1900textCapitals (Cities)
Capitols
City planning
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flc_975.912-s471_01Pamphlet advertising the Seminole Sight-Seeing Service, Inc. - Jacksonville, ca. 1920stextSightseeing business
Tourism
Tour bus lines
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flc_975.923-s217_01Sanford, Florida: The Celery City, 1909textAdvertising -- Florida
Celery
Celery industry
Agriculture
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flc_br0013Advertisement for Osky's in JacksonvilletextAlligators
Tourist trade
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