26 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Lakeland "
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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
Excerpt from "Reminiscences of the Experiences of Company L, Second Regiment Massachusetts Infantry, U.S.V., in the Spanish American War," 1900

Excerpt from "Reminiscences of the Experiences of Company L, Second Regiment Massachusetts Infantry, U.S.V., in the Spanish American War," 1900

Date
1900
Description
Major Frederick Pierce of the Second Regiment Massachusetts Infantry describes his experiences in Lakeland and Tampa while stationed there during the Spanish-American War. He discusses the daily activities of the troops, including swimming in Florida waters and visiting the Tampa Bay Hotel.
Collection
Casa Ybel promotional brochure

Casa Ybel promotional brochure

Date
1912 (circa)
Description
Promotional brochure on Casa Ybel vacation cottages.
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Second Annual Florida Air Cruise Itinerary, 1935

Second Annual Florida Air Cruise Itinerary, 1935

Date
1935
Description
An itinerary for the Florida Air Cruise from January 9-23, 1935. The cruise was sponsored by the Florida Department of Aviation and invited private fliers and their guests to fly from Orlando-Lakeland to Ocala with stops along at different landing fields. Fliers were to receive special rates at each stop. Interested parties were asked to complete the attached "Cruise Card" to participate.
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Official Souvenir Program of the American Legion Annual State Reunion, 1921

Official Souvenir Program of the American Legion Annual State Reunion, 1921

Date
1921
Description
The official souvenir program for the annual reunion and third annual convention of the Florida American Legion. The program contains numerous advertisements from businesses around Florida; a list of state officers of the American Legion Department of Florida; information about the American Legion with histories of Florida posts; a program of events; and a history and map of Orlando. The back of the book contains an index of all the businesses advertised.
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Memorandum from CORE, Report of Cities with New Lunch Counters, December 8, 1960

Memorandum from CORE, Report of Cities with New Lunch Counters, December 8, 1960

Date
1960-12-08
Description
CORE memo reporting the cities in the United States where new lunch counters have opened since February 1, 1960. A total of 126 lunch counters opened.
Collection
License plate contest entry featuring woman in bathing suit

License plate contest entry featuring woman in bathing suit

Date
1985
Description
License plate contest entry from Lo Alexander of Lakeland, Fl, featuring woman in bathing suit.
Collection
License plate contest entry featuring fisherman

License plate contest entry featuring fisherman

Date
1985
Description
License plate contest entry from Lo Alexander of Lakeland, Fl, featuring drawing of a fisherman
Collection
License plate contest entry featuring drawing of a gator wearing mouse ears.

License plate contest entry featuring drawing of a gator wearing mouse ears.

Date
1985
Description
License plate contest entry submitted by Rosemary Davis of Lakeland, featuring a gator with mouse ears.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
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_973.89-p615_01Excerpt from "Reminiscences of the Experiences of Company L, Second Regiment Massachusetts Infantry, U.S.V., in the Spanish American War," 1900textSpanish-American War, 1898/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/flc_973.89-p615_01.jpg
m81-7_b002_f01_06Casa Ybel promotional brochuretext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m81-7_b002_f01_06.jpg
m82-133_b001_f01_01Second Annual Florida Air Cruise Itinerary, 1935textAviation
Airplanes
Tourism
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m87-46_b001_f01_x01Official Souvenir Program of the American Legion Annual State Reunion, 1921textVeterans
Congresses and conventions--Florida--Orange County--Orlando
Veterans' organizations
Veterans--United States
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n2015-1_b001_f11_41Memorandum from CORE, Report of Cities with New Lunch Counters, December 8, 1960textCivil rights demonstrations
Segregation
Social integration
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s1046_b001_f01_01License plate contest entry featuring woman in bathing suitimageAutomobile license plates
Bathing suits
Beach balls
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s1046_b001_f01_02License plate contest entry featuring fishermanimageAutomobile license plates
Fishers
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s1046_b016_f01_01License plate contest entry featuring drawing of a gator wearing mouse ears.imageAutomobile license plates
Mickey Mouse
Walt Disney World (Fla.)
Florida Gators (Football team)
University of Florida--Mascots.
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