14 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Highlands County "
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The Story of the Southern Sugar Company, 1929

The Story of the Southern Sugar Company, 1929

Date
1929-01
Description
A detailed history of the Southern Sugar Company.
Collection
"South Florida Land Bargains" in Sebring

"South Florida Land Bargains" in Sebring

Date
1938 (circa)
Description
Advertisement for land for sale in south Florida. Six pieces of land advertised ranging from 9 acres to 3195 acres and prices from $3,000 to $19,170 cash or terms.
Collection
Reprint of an article titled "Make Big Money Growing Papayas"

Reprint of an article titled "Make Big Money Growing Papayas"

Date
1943 (circa)
Description
Broadside advertising the profitability of papaya production in Florida and the health benefits of eating papaya.
Collection
McRorie's Tourist Guide, January 1933

McRorie's Tourist Guide, January 1933

Date
1933-01
Description
This guide lists approved tourist homes from Florida to Maine.
Collection
Letter from May Mann Jennings to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1945

Letter from May Mann Jennings to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1945

Date
1945-02-15
Description
Letter from May Mann Jennings to Florida Governor Millard Caldwell listing her qualifications to serve as managing director of the Florida Everglades National Park Commission.
Collection
Letter from Governor David Sholtz to Ernest Coe, 1935

Letter from Governor David Sholtz to Ernest Coe, 1935

Date
1935-04-26
Description
Letter from Florida Governor David Sholtz to Ernest Coe with a list of members appointed to the Everglades National Park Association and offering his help should the committee need anything.
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
Florida's Finest Attractions Brochure, ca. 1947

Florida's Finest Attractions Brochure, ca. 1947

Date
1947 (circa)
Description
Brochure advertising 31 attractions across Florida. The inside of the brochure has a map of Florida with arrows indicating where these attractions are located and a brief description of each place. The back of the brochure has a checklist of the attractions and a space for tourists to record the date they visited.
Collection
Flier entitled "Facts You Should Know"

Flier entitled "Facts You Should Know"

Date
1938 (circa)
Description
This flier explains that Earth is divided into tropical, temperate, and frigid zones, and that humans are intended by God to live in the Tropics.
Collection
Flier encouraging settlement in Florida

Flier encouraging settlement in Florida

Date
1937 (circa)
Description
This flier suggests that the next war will bring significant destruction to society, and that readers should move to Florida to avoid being cut off from a stable food supply. "When northern crops fail and transportation systems break down, when northern fields are bronze and trees bear [sic], will you die of starvation in the North, or be eating oranges and papayas in Florida?"
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
m74-13_b001_f02_01The Story of the Southern Sugar Company, 1929textSugar factories--Florida--Clewiston
Sugar growing -- Florida
Sugar -- Manufacture and refining -- Florida
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flc_br0145"South Florida Land Bargains" in SebringtextCitrus fruit industry
Tropical fruit industry
Land settlement
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flc_br0103Reprint of an article titled "Make Big Money Growing Papayas"textTropical fruit industry/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0103.jpg
sle_real-estate_01McRorie's Tourist Guide, January 1933textHotels -- Florida -- Guidebooks
Hotels
Tourism
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s576_b025_f01_x01Letter from May Mann Jennings to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1945textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s576_b025_f01_x01.jpg
s278_b042_f03_x04Letter from Governor David Sholtz to Ernest Coe, 1935textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s278_b042_f03_x04.jpg
s908_b001_f24_01"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" fliertext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s908_b001_f24_01.jpg
s576_b002_f05_x01Florida's Finest Attractions Brochure, ca. 1947textTourism
Service industries
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flc_br0144Flier entitled "Facts You Should Know"textTropical fruit industry/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0144.jpg
flc_br0143Flier encouraging settlement in FloridatextCivil defense
Tropical fruit industry
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