37 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Everglades National Park "
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Dade County Florida Palm Prairie Tract, ca. 1916

Dade County Florida Palm Prairie Tract, ca. 1916

Date
1916 (circa)
Description
Promotional booklet describing lands for sale by the Dade Muck Land Company in Palm Prairie. The company hopes the land will become of "great horticultural and agricultural value."
Collection
Correspondence Between Marjory Stoneman Douglas and Hedwig Michel, December 1947

Correspondence Between Marjory Stoneman Douglas and Hedwig Michel, December 1947

Date
1947-12
Description
Correspondence between author Marjory Stoneman Douglas and Hedwig Michel, future president of the Koreshan Unity, dated December 3 and 10, 1947, regarding changes with the Koreshan's newspaper, The American Eagle, and Allen Andrews. Douglas also writes about the success of her book "The Everglades: River of Grass," the possibility of advertising the book in The American Eagle, different places where the book is being sold, and expressing that she wishes the book could be sold at the dedication of Everglades National Park on December 6, 1947.
Collection
Letter from May Mann Jennings to Members of the Florida Federation of Women's Club, 1930

Letter from May Mann Jennings to Members of the Florida Federation of Women's Club, 1930

Date
1930-06-14
Description
A letter from May Mann Jennings calling upon members of the Florida Federation of Women's Clubs to make donations for the upkeep of Royal Palm State Park. Jennings addresses Florida's financial woes and stresses the importance of funding and maintaining the park.
Collection
Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, October 20, 1933

Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, October 20, 1933

Date
1933-10-20
Description
Letter from Ernest Coe, executive chairman of the Everglades National Park Association, to Florida Governor David Sholtz requesting a statement regarding the Everglades to enclose with letters and stating that he received permission from President Franklin D. Roosevelt to continue using a quote on a promotional postcard about the Everglades. The promotional postcard is included.
Collection
Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, June 14, 1933

Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, June 14, 1933

Date
1933-06-14
Description
Letter from Ernest Coe, executive chairman of the Everglades National Park Association, to Florida Governor David Sholtz sharing an update on the status of Everglades National Park and inviting the governor to serve again as vice president and on the executive council of the Everglades National Park Association.
Collection
Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Date
1933-02-16
Description
Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Florida Governor David Sholtz updating the governor about the bill in Congress authorizing the creation of Everglades National Park in south Florida.
Collection
Correspondence Between Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen and Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Correspondence Between Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen and Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Date
1933-02-14
Description
Correspondence between Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen and Florida Governor David Sholtz regarding Everglades National Park. Owen writes that the Everglades Park bill passed the Public Lands Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives with the help of Congressman Scott Leavitt of Montana. Owen asks the governor to send Leavitt a message of thanks. Governor Sholtz replies that he will write the letter to Leavitt and thanks Owen for all the work she has done.
Collection
Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Judge Halsted Ritter, 1933

Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Judge Halsted Ritter, 1933

Date
1933-02-02
Description
Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Judge Halsted Ritter thanking him for sending a letter to Chairman John Evans of the House Committee on Public Lands and discussing how to secure support from that committee for the Everglades Park bill.
Collection
Letter from Lorne W. Barclay to Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Letter from Lorne W. Barclay to Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Date
1933-01-19
Description
Letter from Lorne W. Barclay, director of the National Parks Association, to Florida Governor David Sholtz describing his contributions to getting the Everglades Park bill passed in Congress and why some representatives oppose the bill.
Collection
Press Release from Ernest Coe Regarding Everglades National Park, 1934

Press Release from Ernest Coe Regarding Everglades National Park, 1934

Date
1934-08-15
Description
Press release from Ernest Coe, chairman of the Everglades National Park Association, describing Everglades National Park, the park's significance and a governor-appointed commission to acquire land for the park.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_975.938-b427_01Dade County Florida Palm Prairie Tract, ca. 1916textAdvertising -- Real estate business -- Florida -- Dade County
Advertising -- Agriculture -- Florida -- Dade County
Land development
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n2009-3_b118_f28_x03Correspondence Between Marjory Stoneman Douglas and Hedwig Michel, December 1947textEnvironmental literature--Authorship
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Booksellers and bookselling
Advertising--Books
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s204_b078_f09_x01Letter from May Mann Jennings to Members of the Florida Federation of Women's Club, 1930textState parks and reserves--Florida--Dade County--Miami
Recreation areas--Florida
Parks--Florida
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s278_b040_f01_x01Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, October 20, 1933textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Place marketing -- Florida -- Everglades
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s278_b040_f01_x02Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, June 14, 1933textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Place marketing -- Florida -- Everglades
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s278_b040_f05_x01Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Governor David Sholtz, 1933textWomen legislators--United States
Parks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Legislation
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s278_b040_f05_x02Correspondence Between Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen and Governor David Sholtz, 1933textWomen legislators--United States
Parks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Legislation
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s278_b040_f05_x02.jpg
s278_b040_f05_x03Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Judge Halsted Ritter, 1933textWomen legislators--United States
Parks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Legislation
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s278_b040_f05_x04Letter from Lorne W. Barclay to Governor David Sholtz, 1933textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Legislation
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s278_b040_f05_x04.jpg
s278_b040_f06_x01Press Release from Ernest Coe Regarding Everglades National Park, 1934textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
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