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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Fort George Island "
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Kingsley Beatty Gibbs Journal, 1858

Kingsley Beatty Gibbs Journal, 1858

Date
1858
Description
Journal of Kingsley Beatty Gibbs written in 1858 from his notes, which span from January 1840 to June 1843. Each page documents a month's activities at Gibbs' plantation on Fort George Island north of Jacksonville, plus observations on politics and other matters.
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
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
m84-3_v001Kingsley Beatty Gibbs Journal, 1858textSlavery
Plantation life
Agriculture
Diaries
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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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