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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Fort Lauderdale "
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Articles About Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931

Articles About Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931

Date
1931
Description
Two articles about Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage. The first article lists the students attending the 1931 trip, and the second article is about the reunion of participants from the first Patriotic Pilgrimage in 1930.
Collection
Brochure for Floyd L. Wray's Flamingo Groves and Botanic Gardens in Fort Lauderdale

Brochure for Floyd L. Wray's Flamingo Groves and Botanic Gardens in Fort Lauderdale

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This brochure provides tourist information about Floyd L. Wray's Flamingo Groves and Botanic Gardens in Fort Lauderdale.
Collection
CNVA Miami Bulletin, June 16, 1964

CNVA Miami Bulletin, June 16, 1964

Date
1964-06-16
Description
Newsletter created by the Committee for Nonviolent Action (CNVA) in Miami that describes events taking plaing during the Quebec to Cuba Walk for Peace (1963-1964). The newsletter outlines specific demonstrations in Key West and Miami and discusses what will happen when the marchers arrive in Cuba. The bulletin ends with information about the Miami chapter of CNVA.
Collection
Everglades National Park Dedication Ceremony Program, 1947

Everglades National Park Dedication Ceremony Program, 1947

Date
1947-12-06
Description
Program for the dedication ceremony of Everglades National Park. The program includes the schedule of events and transcripts of the speeches made by the guest speakers, including Florida Governor Millard Caldwell and President Harry Truman.
Collection
Flier advertising the International Swimming Hall of Fame in Fort Lauderdale, ca. 1970

Flier advertising the International Swimming Hall of Fame in Fort Lauderdale, ca. 1970

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
Flier advertising the International Swimming Hall of Fame in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The organization was founded in 1965 through a $1 million grant from the City of Fort Lauderdale. The complex included an Olympic pool as well as a museum and library.
Collection
Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963

Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963

Date
1963
Description
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.
Collection
Florida Turnpike and Interstate System Brochure, 1966

Florida Turnpike and Interstate System Brochure, 1966

Date
1966
Description
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.
Collection
Letter from children in Fort Lauderdale to network over cancellation of "Miss Nancy's Store"

Letter from children in Fort Lauderdale to network over cancellation of "Miss Nancy's Store"

Date
1967
Description
Letter from group of siblings from Fourt Lauderdale, Mary Nell, Amy, Joe, Mike, Pat, Houle to producers on the cancellation of "Miss Nancy's Store." "We would feel sad if we couldn't watch it anymore."
Collection
Letter from Edward Carroll to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, October 16, 1939

Letter from Edward Carroll to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, October 16, 1939

Date
1939-10-16
Description
Edward Carroll, chairman of the Retail Merchants' Division of the Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, urging the governor to reconsider the date selected for Thanksgiving. Miami and the surrounding area would not observe the holiday on the date proclaimed by the governor.
Collection
Letter to Governor Graham from George Adams about the 1980 Miami Riots

Letter to Governor Graham from George Adams about the 1980 Miami Riots

Date
1980-05-22
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Ft. Lauderdale resident George Adams expressing intense hostility and disapproval of Graham's display of public sympathy toward Miami's black community in the wake of 1980 Miami Riots. "In all my life I never heard such stupidity and groveling to the Blacks by a cowardly and jellyfish spineless public official."
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
n2004-1_b001_f09_01Articles About Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931TextWomen legislators--United States
High school students
Education, Secondary
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sle_broward_03Brochure for Floyd L. Wray's Flamingo Groves and Botanic Gardens in Fort LauderdaleTextService industries--Florida--Davie
Ecotourism--Florida--Davie
Attractions--Florida--Davie
Botanical gardens--Florida--Davie
Sightseeing business
Aviaries--Florida--Davie
Birds
Nature
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s1486_b017_f23_02CNVA Miami Bulletin, June 16, 1964TextProtest movements
Disarmament
Peace
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s576_b026_f03_x03Everglades National Park Dedication Ceremony Program, 1947TextParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Dedications (Ceremonies)
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flc_br0101Flier advertising the International Swimming Hall of Fame in Fort Lauderdale, ca. 1970Text/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0101.jpg
sle_sports_02Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963TextBaseball
Spring training (Baseball)
Sports and tourism
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sle_transportation_04Florida Turnpike and Interstate System Brochure, 1966TextRoad maps
Tourist maps
Express highways
Toll roads
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n2016-1_b005_f12_05Letter from children in Fort Lauderdale to network over cancellation of "Miss Nancy's Store"TextEducational broadcasting
Children's television programs
Educational television programs
Public broadcasting
Television broadcasting--Employees
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s368_b091_f05_x06Letter from Edward Carroll to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, October 16, 1939TextThanksgiving Day
Holidays
Celebrations
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s850_b013_f09_04Letter to Governor Graham from George Adams about the 1980 Miami RiotsText1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
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