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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Monticello "
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Advertisement for land in central Jefferson County offered by Abe Simmon of Monticello

Advertisement for land in central Jefferson County offered by Abe Simmon of Monticello

Date
1918
Description
...located 12 miles south of Monticello, county seat of Jefferson County... Railroad transportation within one and one-half mile of southern boundary...About 1,500 acres ready for cultivation...Valuable lime deposit on property...The soil is especially fertile and particularly adapted to raising of staple crops...Precipitation well distributed through the year...Climate such as only north Florida enjoys.''
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).
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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
Diary Entry of Daniel H. Wiggins, 1838

Diary Entry of Daniel H. Wiggins, 1838

Date
1838-11-05
Description
An entry from Daniel H. Wiggins' diary dated November 5, 1838, with comments on farming, soil conditions, economic opportunities in the Florida territory and his fear of the Seminoles. He also discusses the visit of a group of soldiers to Thomas Randall's plantation south of Monticello, Florida.
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Flier advertising the grand opening of Bill Peacock Chevrolet in Monticello

Flier advertising the grand opening of Bill Peacock Chevrolet in Monticello

Date
1966
Description
Flier advertising the grand opening of Bill Peacock Chevrolet in Monticello, Florida. The dealership was located two blocks west of the courthouse on U.S. 90. The event was held December 1-3, 1966.
Collection
Flier advertising the Jefferson County Historical Association's Tour of Homes, 1968

Flier advertising the Jefferson County Historical Association's Tour of Homes, 1968

Date
1968
Description
Flier advertising the upcoming Tour of Homes of Jefferson County and Monticello, Florida - sponsored by the Jefferson County Historical Association. The event was held April 5,6, and 7, 1968, and featured plantation homes, the Methodist Church, antebellum and other town homes, a display of furniture belonging to Prince Achille Murat, and a luncheon. Benefits would go to the restoration fund for the Wirick-Simmons House.
Collection
Flier for the Monticello and Jefferson County Tour of Homes, 1967

Flier for the Monticello and Jefferson County Tour of Homes, 1967

Date
1967
Description
Flier advertising the Monticello-Jefferson County Tour of Homes, sponsored by the Jefferson County Historical Association. The event was scheduled for April 22-23, 1967. The tour chairman was Mrs. F.W. Connolly. Tickets were $2.50 apiece.
Collection
Florida Free Press Newsletter, November 20, 1964

Florida Free Press Newsletter, November 20, 1964

Date
1964-11-20
Description
Florida Free Press newsletter, number 17, published by the North Florida Citizenship Education Project. This newsletter features stories about Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) activities in North Florida, voter registration drives and other news.
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Florida Turnpike and Interstate System Brochure, 1966

Florida Turnpike and Interstate System Brochure, 1966

Date
1966
Description
Brochure with detailed map of the Florida Turnpike system, along with other major state and federal highways. Mileage charts and useful information about the Florida Turnpike's facilities are included.
Collection
Jefferson County: Where It Is, and What Can Be Done Here

Jefferson County: Where It Is, and What Can Be Done Here

Date
1887
Description
Jefferson County is the Banner County of the State. More of its chief crop, cotton, is produced that in any county in the State. Its resources are unlimited, its climate unsurpassed, its soil equals any in any civilized country. ... Any further information about the county, etc., will be cheerfully given. Yours respectfully, E. B. Bailey. Monticello, Fla., September 1887.''
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_br0058Advertisement for land in central Jefferson County offered by Abe Simmon of MonticellotextAgriculture
Cities and towns--History
Land development
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flc_917.59-i54_01Advertisement for the Florida Central and Peninsular Railroad, 1895textRailroads
Advertisement
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flc_385-p297-1887_07Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, 1887textRailroads
Advertisement
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m89-32_b001_f11_01Diary Entry of Daniel H. Wiggins, 1838textSeminole Indians
Agriculture--Florida
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flc_br0185Flier advertising the grand opening of Bill Peacock Chevrolet in Monticellotext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0185.jpg
flc_br0263Flier advertising the Jefferson County Historical Association's Tour of Homes, 1968text/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0263.jpg
flc_br0192Flier for the Monticello and Jefferson County Tour of Homes, 1967text/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0192.jpg
n2015-1_b003_f17_74Florida Free Press Newsletter, November 20, 1964textRace relations
Civil rights--Social aspects
Nonviolence
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sle_transportation_04Florida Turnpike and Interstate System Brochure, 1966textRoad maps
Tourist maps
Express highways
Toll roads
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flc_br0043Jefferson County: Where It Is, and What Can Be Done HeretextAgriculture
Cities and towns--History
Cotton trade
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