136 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Hillsborough "
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Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, 1887

Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, 1887

Date
1887
Description
Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, a large network of rail lines operating in Florida in the late 19th century. The ad lists the various destinations a passenger could reach on this line, and describes some of the amenities available on the trains. The ad also lists some of the officers of the rail line. Printed on page 44 of the Florida Official Path Finder, vol. 1, no. 3 (February 1887).
Collection
Port of Jacksonville, 1930

Port of Jacksonville, 1930

Date
1930
Description
A booklet issued by the Jacksonville Port Bureau and the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce describing the facilities and amenities available to potential businesses. Includes sections about the Port of Jacksonville; the commerce and harbor of Jacksonville; weather in the city; port administration; port customs and regulations; port facilities; port services and charges; information about loading and discharging vessels; fuel and supplies; steamship agents and brokers; and the railroads at the port.
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Official Programme, Florida State Fair: Tampa, Florida, November 15-30, 1905

Official Programme, Florida State Fair: Tampa, Florida, November 15-30, 1905

Date
1905-11-15
Description
Official programme for the Florida State Fair held from November 15-20, 1905 in Tampa, Florida.
Collection
Sheet Music, "Tamiami Trail" by Cliff Friend and Joseph Santly, 1926

Sheet Music, "Tamiami Trail" by Cliff Friend and Joseph Santly, 1926

Date
1926
Description
Sheet music for the song "Tamiami Trail," music written by Joseph H. Santly and lyrics written by Cliff Friend. The song was written for voice and piano, and published in 1926 by Jerome H. Remick & Company.
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
Advertisement for the Florida Central and Peninsular Railroad, 1895

Advertisement for the Florida Central and Peninsular Railroad, 1895

Date
1895
Description
Advertisement for the Florida Central & Peninsular Railroad, including a map of the railroad and its connections in Florida and the Eastern Seaboard of the United States as far as New York City. The ad describes the services provided by the railroad company, and lists many of its agents in various cities around the Eastern United States. Printed on page 10 of Helen K. Ingram, Tourists' and Settlers' Guide to Florida (Jacksonville: Da Costa Printing & Publishing House, 1895).
Collection
Map of the W.J. Conners Highway and connecting roads, ca. 1924

Map of the W.J. Conners Highway and connecting roads, ca. 1924

Date
1924 (circa)
Description
Color map showing the route of the Conners Highway and its connections, making a complete east-west route between Florida's Gulf and Atlantic coasts. The map was included in a pamphlet promoting the area around Okeechobee City as prime agricultural real estate. In addition to the highway, the map also shows the locations of several canals leading away from Okeechobee, as well as railroads, bodies of water, and names of major towns and cities.
Collection
Advertisement for Mrs. Julia Martine, Chiropodist, Tampa, 1915

Advertisement for Mrs. Julia Martine, Chiropodist, Tampa, 1915

Date
1915
Description
Print advertisement for Mrs. Julia Martine, "the Chiropodist" - treatment for foot troubles, manicuring, scalp and facial massage advertised. Martine's offices were located in Robert's Building, Suite 8 at the corner of Zack St. and Florida Avenue in Tampa. Printed on page 6 of Rinaldi's Guide Book to the City of Tampa (1915-16 edition).
Collection
Tampa, Florida - pamphlet, 1910

Tampa, Florida - pamphlet, 1910

Date
1910
Description
Promotional Pamphlet for Tampa, published by the Tampa Board of Trade in 1910. Topics covered include a brief history of the city, popular accommodations for visitors, economic data, information about education and health facilities, climate data, and other information designed to attract potential visitors and residents. Of note is a section on automobiles - 500 were in operation at this time in Tampa, and the speed limit had recently been raised from 8 to 12 miles per hour. The pamphlet also discusses Tampa's proximity to the Panama Canal as one of its most useful qualities. A relevant diagram is included, along with mileage statistics.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_385-p297-1887_07Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, 1887TextRailroads
Advertisement
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flc_387.1-j147_01Port of Jacksonville, 1930TextPorts--Jacksonville (Fla.)
Docks--Florida--Jacksonville
Harbors--Florida--Jacksonville
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flc_606_o32_1905Official Programme, Florida State Fair: Tampa, Florida, November 15-30, 1905TextFairs -- Florida -- Tampa
Agricultural exhibitions -- Florida -- Tampa
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flc_781.63-f911_01Sheet Music, "Tamiami Trail" by Cliff Friend and Joseph Santly, 1926TextHighways
Music
Florida--Tamiami Trail
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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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flc_917.59-i54_01Advertisement for the Florida Central and Peninsular Railroad, 1895TextRailroads
Advertisement
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flc_917.59-n532Leaflet advertising the Plant System's Overland and Short Sea Route, ca. 1892TextFlorida -- Description and travel
Resorts -- Florida -- Guidebooks
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flc_917.5939-o41_01Map of the W.J. Conners Highway and connecting roads, ca. 1924TextRoad maps
Land development
Florida--Okeechobee County
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flc_917.5965-r578_01Advertisement for Mrs. Julia Martine, Chiropodist, Tampa, 1915TextPodiatrists
Business corporations
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flc_917.5965-t159_01Tampa, Florida - pamphlet, 1910TextCity promotion
Place marketing
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