167 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Jacksonville "
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The Spirit of Americanism Pamphlet, ca.1935

The Spirit of Americanism Pamphlet, ca.1935

Date
1935 (circa)
Description
Pamphlet for address delivered by William H. Ellis to the Jacksonville Civitan Club on Confederate Memorial Day, 1935.
Collection
Edward Waters College School Bulletin, 1950-51

Edward Waters College School Bulletin, 1950-51

Date
1950
Description
Bulletin of Edward Waters College in Jacksonville. Includes information about the school's mission, curriculum, facilities, faculty and extra curriculars. Photographs of life on the campus are also included.
Collection
Advertisement for the St. Johns and Halifax Railroad, 1887

Advertisement for the St. Johns and Halifax Railroad, 1887

Date
1887
Description
Print advertisement for the St. Johns and Halifax Railroad, which had just been completed to Daytona. The ad emphasized that points on the Halifax River could be reached in just four hours from Jacksonville. The railroad is nicknamed "White Rail Road" in the ad. Printed on page 20 of the Florida Official Path Finder, vol. 1, no. 3 (February 1887).
Collection
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
Official Program and Souvenir: Key West Extension of the Florida East Coast Railway, ca. 1912

Official Program and Souvenir: Key West Extension of the Florida East Coast Railway, ca. 1912

Date
1912 (circa)
Description
This souvenir program for the opening of Henry Flagler's Florida East Coast Railway Key West Extension includes a history of the railway company and the Key West Extension; information about other investments Flagler made in Florida such as the hotel system along the railway route; cities along the east coast; advertisements for different businesses in Florida; the histories of Jacksonville, St. Augustine, Daytona, Palm Beach and West Palm Beach, Miami, Key West, and Havana and Cuba; and a program of the celebratory events happening in Key West.
Collection
How to Start a Grove

How to Start a Grove

Date
1916-04
Description
Pamphlet outlining how to start a grove using Ideal Fertilizer brand
Collection
Farming Under Water: A Permanent Income from Oyster Royalties, 1933

Farming Under Water: A Permanent Income from Oyster Royalties, 1933

Date
1933
Description
Information about purchasing oyster seeds from the Cultivated Oyster Farms Corporation to be planted in Apalachicola. There is also information about the corporation's new process and secret formula for powdered, cube and tablet forms of oysters, clams and other seafoods. Powdered products didn't require refrigeration and could be consumed 365 days a year.
Collection
Advertisement for the Steamer Tuskawilla, 1878

Advertisement for the Steamer Tuskawilla, 1878

Date
1878
Description
Advertisement for passage aboard the Steamer Tuskawilla on the Oklawaha and St. Johns rivers from Jacksonville to Palatka, Silver Springs, Leesburg, and Okeehumkee. Printed on page 79 of H.D. Bicaise, A Guide to the Land of Flowers (Charleston: Parry, Cook & Co., 1878).
Collection
Advertisment for the St. Johns River Boat Yard in Jacksonville, 1878

Advertisment for the St. Johns River Boat Yard in Jacksonville, 1878

Date
1878
Description
Advertisement for the St. John's River Boat Yard adjoining the Jacksonville Yacht Club House at the foot of Market Street. The company rented sailboats and rowboats by the hour. The ad was particularly directed at tourists and sportsmen. Printed on page 78 of H.D. Bicaise, A Guide to the Land of Flowers (Charleston: Parry, Cook & Co., 1878).
Collection
Advertisment for G.H. Gato & Company, Jacksonville, 1878

Advertisment for G.H. Gato & Company, Jacksonville, 1878

Date
1878
Description
Print advertisement for G.H. Gato & Company, located at 17 West Bay Street in Jacksonville. The company manufactured "full" Havana and fine seed cigars, and sold various forms of tobacco and smokers' articles. The ad includes an engraving. Printed on page 74 of H.D. Bicaise's A Guide to the Land of Flowers (Charleston: Parry, Cook & Co., 1878).
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_342.73-a512_01The Spirit of Americanism Pamphlet, ca.1935textUnited States -- Politics and government
National characteristics, American
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flc_378-e25-1950-51_01Edward Waters College School Bulletin, 1950-51textAfrican American college students--Florida--Duval County--Jacksonville
Edward Waters College--Faculty.
African Methodist Episcopal Church--Clergy.
African Americans--Education (Higher)
Segregation in education
Edward Waters College
The African Methodist Episcopal Church
College facilities--Florida--Jacksonville
School buildings--Florida--Jacksonville
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flc_385-p297-1887_04Advertisement for the St. Johns and Halifax Railroad, 1887textRailroads
Advertisement
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flc_385-p297-1887_07Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, 1887textRailroads
Advertisement
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flc_385.2-c463_01Official Program and Souvenir: Key West Extension of the Florida East Coast Railway, ca. 1912textRailroads -- United States
Transportation--Florida
Land development
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flc_634.3-w746_01How to Start a GrovetextGroves
Citrus fruit industry
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flc_639.41-c968_01Farming Under Water: A Permanent Income from Oyster Royalties, 1933textOyster culture -- Florida -- Apalachicola
Oyster industry
Advertising
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flc_917.59-b583_01Advertisement for the Steamer Tuskawilla, 1878textSteamboat lines
Tourism industry
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flc_917.59-b583_02Advertisment for the St. Johns River Boat Yard in Jacksonville, 1878textBusiness corporations
Tourism industry
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flc_917.59-b583_09Advertisment for G.H. Gato & Company, Jacksonville, 1878textBusiness corporations
Cigar industry
Retail trade
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