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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Manatee "
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Booklet - McClellan Park - Sarasota, Florida, ca. 1915

Booklet - McClellan Park - Sarasota, Florida, ca. 1915

Date
1915 (circa)
Description
Booklet advertising McClellan Park, a 56-acre subdivision located south of downtown Sarasota. The subdivision was developed by Miss Katherine E. McClellan of Massachusetts, then the official photographer of Smith College. The booklet describes plans for the subdivision's property and amenities, and includes a bird's-eye illustration of the property and a map showing all of the individual parcels comprising the subdivision. The photos used in the booklet are attributed to McClellan herself.
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
"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
Letter from Thelma Boltin to Armand Ball, 1956

Letter from Thelma Boltin to Armand Ball, 1956

Date
1956-11-19
Description
Letter from Thelma Boltin, director of special events at the Stephen Foster Memorial, to Armand Ball replying to his request that Boltin create a script for a performance at the American Camping Association convention. Boltin declines the opportunity and recommends two other Floridians capable of writing the script.
Collection
License plate contest entry featuring bird, sailboat and slogan "Florida: The Senior State."

License plate contest entry featuring bird, sailboat and slogan "Florida: The Senior State."

Date
1985
Description
License plate contest entry from Richard Allen of Bradenton, Fl, (formerly of New Jersey) featuring bird, sailboat, and slogan "Florida: Senion Citizen State." Includes accompanying note.
Collection
Map of Florida showing New Town of Belleview, 1884

Map of Florida showing New Town of Belleview, 1884

Date
1884
Description
Map of the Florida peninsula accompanying a promotional booklet for Belleview in Marion County. The map shows railroads, bodies of water, settlements, and county boundaries. Included as a fold-out map in the back of the Marion Land and Improvement Company's Belleview: A New England Colony and Winter Home in the Highlands of Marion County, Florida (Lynn, Mass.: Lewis & Winship, 1886).
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
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
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
m84-31_b009_f08_01Booklet - McClellan Park - Sarasota, Florida, ca. 1915textHousing development
Land subdivision -- Planning
Place marketing
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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
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/flc_917.5-q3_01.jpg
sle_sports_02Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963textBaseball
Spring training (Baseball)
Sports and tourism
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/sle_sports_02.jpg
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
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/slc_1970-chiles_01.jpg
m85-5_b001_f02_x01Letter from Thelma Boltin to Armand Ball, 1956textPlaywriting
Theater -- Florida
Performing arts -- Florida
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/m85-5_b001_f02_x01.jpg
s1046_b001_f01_03License plate contest entry featuring bird, sailboat and slogan "Florida: The Senior State."imageAutomobile license plates
Older people
Sailboats
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s1046_b001_f01_03.jpg
flc_917.5975-b442_01Map of Florida showing New Town of Belleview, 1884textLand development/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_917.5975-b442_01.jpg
sle_real-estate_01McRorie's Tourist Guide, January 1933textHotels -- Florida -- Guidebooks
Hotels
Tourism
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/sle_real-estate_01.jpg
n2015-1_b001_f11_41Memorandum from CORE, Report of Cities with New Lunch Counters, December 8, 1960textCivil rights demonstrations
Segregation
Social integration
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/n2015-1_b001_f11_41.jpg
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