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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Ocklawaha River "
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Treaty with the Seminole, 1832

Treaty with the Seminole, 1832

Date
1832-05-09
Description
The Treaty with the Seminole from 1832, also known as the Treaty of Payne's Landing.
Collection
Ocklawaha River and Silver Springs, Florida, 1900

Ocklawaha River and Silver Springs, Florida, 1900

Date
1900
Description
A pamphlet about the Ocklawaha and Silver Springs steamboat line. Inside of the pamphlet is a description of Palatka, Silver Springs, the Ocklawaha River and the Ocklawaha steamboats.
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 and Related Alachua Audubon Society Correspondence from Marjorie Harris Carr to W. Randolph Hodges, 1965

Letter and Related Alachua Audubon Society Correspondence from Marjorie Harris Carr to W. Randolph Hodges, 1965

Date
1965-12-04
Description
A letter from Marjorie Harris Carr, co-chairman for conservation at the Alachua Audubon Society, to W. Randolph Hodges, director of the State Board of Conservation, requesting a public hearing be called regarding the realignment of a section of the Cross Florida Barge Canal from Silver Springs to the St. Johns River. Additional documentation includes "A Summary of the Pertinent Factors in the Campaign by Conservationists to Preserve the Ocklawaha River Wilderness Area" from the Alachua Audubon Society; a news release from the Alachua Audubon Society regarding the efforts by conservation organizations to realign the route of the Cross Florida Barge Canal between Silver Springs and the St. Johns River, and the text of a letter sent to Lady Bird Johnson, first lady of the United States, about saving the Ocklawaha and Suwannee rivers in Florida; and Lady Bird Johnson's response to the Alachua Audubon Society's letter thanking the organization for their letter and saying she will not be able to visit the rivers because she is focusing on President Lyndon Johnson's health and recovery.
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
Ocklawaha River Daylight Excursions - Advertisement, 1899

Ocklawaha River Daylight Excursions - Advertisement, 1899

Date
1899-03-25
Description
Advertisement for a new departure from Palatka to Silver Springs along the Ocklawaha River on the Steamboat Fearless in 1899.
Collection
Leaflet - An Ideal Stock Farm in the Ocklawaha Valley, ca. 1917

Leaflet - An Ideal Stock Farm in the Ocklawaha Valley, ca. 1917

Date
1917 (circa)
Description
Leaflet advertising muck farmland in the vicinity of Lake Weir and Weirsdale in Marion County, Florida. The leaflet was published by the Puritan Land Company of Tampa, which according to the records of the Florida Department of State was incorporated in 1917. The leaflet uses statistics and illustrations from enterprises called the "Wide-Awake Farm" and "Mucklan Farms."
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
slr_341.026-uni_02Treaty with the Seminole, 1832TextSeminole Indians
Native Americans
Indians of North America -- Florida
Seminole Indians -- Treaties
Creek Indians
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sle_marion_01Ocklawaha River and Silver Springs, Florida, 1900TextTourist trade
Transportation
Fountain of youth (Legendary place)
Steamboats
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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
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s1237_b004_f03_x01Letter and Related Alachua Audubon Society Correspondence from Marjorie Harris Carr to W. Randolph Hodges, 1965TextCanals--Design and construction
Land development
Conservationists
Environmentalists
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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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sle_transportation_02Ocklawaha River Daylight Excursions - Advertisement, 1899TextRiver boats
River steamers
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flc_917.5975-i19_01Leaflet - An Ideal Stock Farm in the Ocklawaha Valley, ca. 1917TextLand development
Advertisements
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