29 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Fort Myers "
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Casa Ybel promotional brochure

Casa Ybel promotional brochure

Date
1912 (circa)
Description
Promotional brochure on Casa Ybel vacation cottages.
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
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
Florida and Havana: Queen and Crescent Route and Southern Railway, 1905

Florida and Havana: Queen and Crescent Route and Southern Railway, 1905

Date
1905
Description
A booklet describing what passengers would see as they traveled along the Queen and Crescent Route to Cuba and Nassau. The booklet includes detailed information about the American Civil War history of the stops along the route in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky and Georgia; hotels where passengers could stay; attractions passengers could see in these cities; and images of both the hotels and the attractions. The end of the booklet describes the automatic electric block signal system used along the route and has the timetables for trains and steamships.
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
Guava Pie Recipe, ca. 1975

Guava Pie Recipe, ca. 1975

Date
1975 (circa)
Description
Handwritten recipe for guava pie. The recipe was found in the papers of Hedwig Michel, a leader of the Koreshan Unity in Estero. The recipe appears to date to around 1975, when Michel was in the process of compiling a cookbook.
Collection
"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" flier

"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" flier

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
Flier advising service men to use prophylactics to prevent venereal disease; includes a list of army medical stations that provide them.
Collection
Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970

Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970

Date
1970
Description
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.
Collection
Lemon Meringue Pie Recipe, 1975

Lemon Meringue Pie Recipe, 1975

Date
1975-04-12
Description
Handwritten recipe for lemon meringue pie. The recipe was found in the papers of Hedwig Michel, a leader of the Koreshan Unity in Estero. The recipe dates to 1975, when Michel was in the process of compiling a cookbook.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
m81-7_b002_f01_06Casa Ybel promotional brochuretext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m81-7_b002_f01_06.jpg
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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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_917.5-q3_01Florida and Havana: Queen and Crescent Route and Southern Railway, 1905textRailroad trains
Railroad travel
Florida -- Description and travel
Florida -- Pictorial works
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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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n2009-3_b139_f12_x03Guava Pie Recipe, ca. 1975textCooking
Koreshan Unity
Recipes
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s908_b001_f24_01"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" fliertext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s908_b001_f24_01.jpg
slc_1970-chiles_01Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970textPolitical campaigns
Elections
Statesmen--United States
Agriculture and state
School integration--Florida
Vietnam Conflict, 1961-1975
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n2009-3_b139_f12_x01Lemon Meringue Pie Recipe, 1975textCooking
Koreshan Unity
Recipes
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