58 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Marion County "
Broadside from Hubbard L. Hart announcing his acquisition of the stagecoach line from Pilatka [Palatka] to Tampa

Broadside from Hubbard L. Hart announcing his acquisition of the stagecoach line from Pilatka [Palatka] to Tampa

Date
1855
Description
Flier announcing a change of proprietorship for the stagecoach line between Pilatka (Palatka) and Tampa, dated July 1855. The line passed through Orange Spring, Orange Lake, Ocala, Camp Izard, Augusta, Melendez, Pierceville, and Fort Taylor en route. At Palatka, the line connected with steamships heading for Charleston and Savannah. At Tampa, the line connected with steamships heading for Key West and New Orleans.
Collection
Consolidation - Season of 1895-96 handbill

Consolidation - Season of 1895-96 handbill

Date
1895-12-02
Description
Handbill for steamer trips in the 1895-96 season.
Collection
De Soto in Florida: His Route From Tampa Bay to St. Marks by John Westcott, 1888

De Soto in Florida: His Route From Tampa Bay to St. Marks by John Westcott, 1888

Date
1888
Description
Booklet describing Spanish conquistador Hernando de Soto's route through Florida in 1539. The booklet includes maps of the route.
Collection
Fessenden Academy and Industrial School Catalog, 1900-1901

Fessenden Academy and Industrial School Catalog, 1900-1901

Date
1900
Description
A catalog from Fessenden Academy which includes a message from the school principal, Joseph L. Wiley; a school calendar; officers of the academy; faculty; the story of the academy; students' names by grade; course of study for students by grade; the cost of attending the academy; rules for students; general information about the academy; an address to parents and guardians from the principal; advertisements; health hints; and photographs.
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Flier encouraging Marion County electors to vote to expand the county's library system, 1962

Flier encouraging Marion County electors to vote to expand the county's library system, 1962

Date
1962
Description
Flier calling on Marion County electors to vote "yes" on a referendum to be held November 5, 1962 asking if the voters desired for the county to expand its public library system. The flier gives background information on why this change was needed.
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 Reptile Institute Brochure, ca. 1940

Florida Reptile Institute Brochure, ca. 1940

Date
1940 (circa)
Description
A brochure advertising the Florida Reptile Institute (later the Ross Allen Reptile Institute) at Silver Springs. Inside there are photographs of animals at the institute, prices for reptile merchandise and information about the history of the institute.
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
Grand Illumination at Night handbill

Grand Illumination at Night handbill

Date
1912 (circa)
Description
Handbill advertising steamer tours down the Ocklawaha River by torchlight.
Collection
Hart Line letterhead

Hart Line letterhead

Date
1912 (circa)
Description
Letterhead for Hart Line Steamers.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_br0131Broadside from Hubbard L. Hart announcing his acquisition of the stagecoach line from Pilatka [Palatka] to TampatextTourist trade
Transportation
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m81-7_b002_f01_04Consolidation - Season of 1895-96 handbilltext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m81-7_b002_f01_04.jpg
flc_973.16-w524_01De Soto in Florida: His Route From Tampa Bay to St. Marks by John Westcott, 1888textExplorers--Florida
Maps--Florida
Conquerors
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flc_371.974-f415-1900-01Fessenden Academy and Industrial School Catalog, 1900-1901textSchools--Florida--Martin
African American schools--Florida--Martin
Segregation in education
Discrimination in education
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flc_br0123Flier encouraging Marion County electors to vote to expand the county's library system, 1962text/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0123.jpg
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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sle_marion_03Florida Reptile Institute Brochure, ca. 1940textAttractions--Florida--Marion County--Ocala
Tourism--Florida--Marion County--Ocala
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s576_b002_f05_x01Florida's Finest Attractions Brochure, ca. 1947textTourism
Service industries
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m81-7_b002_f01_01Grand Illumination at Night handbilltext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m81-7_b002_f01_01.jpg
m81-7_b002_f01_03Hart Line letterheadtext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m81-7_b002_f01_03.jpg