5 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Oklawaha River "
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At the Home of a Florida "Cracker" by Clarence Bloomfield Moore from Demorest's Family Magazine, 1892

At the Home of a Florida "Cracker" by Clarence Bloomfield Moore from Demorest's Family Magazine, 1892

Date
1892-02
Description
The magazine article titled "At the Home of a Florida 'Cracker'" was written by Clarence Bloomfield Moore and published in Demorest's Family Magazine, Volume XXVIII, No. 4 in February 1892. In the article, Moore defines what a Florida "cracker" is and writes about the life of a Florida "cracker" named Captain Mansfield, who served during the Third Seminole War (1855-1858). The article also includes photographs taken by Moore of Captain Mansfield, his house and more.
Collection
Letter from Hubbard L. Hart to J. H. Smith, 1885

Letter from Hubbard L. Hart to J. H. Smith, 1885

Date
1885-12-29
Description
Letter from Hubbard L. Hart of Hart Line Steamers to J. H. Smith discussing the operation of his steamboat line and the possible sale of one or more boats, competition from the railroads, and who he will employ as an engineer.
Collection
Letter from the Tolchester Steamboat Co. to Hubbard L. Hart, 1887

Letter from the Tolchester Steamboat Co. to Hubbard L. Hart, 1887

Date
1887-11-14
Description
Letter from the Tolchester Steamboat Company of Baltimore, Maryland, to Colonel Hubbard L. Hart requesting Hart provide steamboat rates for an excursion party of 5 to 15 who would travel from Palatka, Florida, along the Ocklawaha River to Silver Springs and return. Hart operated a steamship line along this route.
Collection
Map of the Cross Florida Barge Canal Project, 1970

Map of the Cross Florida Barge Canal Project, 1970

Date
1970-11
Description
A map of the Cross Florida Barge Canal Project.
Collection
Statement from President Richard Nixon Halting Construction of the Cross Florida Barge Canal, 1971

Statement from President Richard Nixon Halting Construction of the Cross Florida Barge Canal, 1971

Date
1971-01-19
Description
A statement issued by President Richard Nixon halting construction on the Cross Florida Barge Canal to prevent further damage to the environment.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_975.9-m821_01At the Home of a Florida "Cracker" by Clarence Bloomfield Moore from Demorest's Family Magazine, 1892TextQuality of life--Documentation|
Country life--Documentation
Poverty
Rural poor
Poor whites
Seminole War, 3rd, 1855-1858
Creek Indians
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m81-7_b001_f01_02Letter from Hubbard L. Hart to J. H. Smith, 1885TextTourist trade
Transportation
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m81-7_b001_f07_01Letter from the Tolchester Steamboat Co. to Hubbard L. Hart, 1887TextTourist trade
Transportation
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s1237_b004_f05_x01Map of the Cross Florida Barge Canal Project, 1970TextCanals--Design and construction
Canals--Florida--Maps
Land development
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s149_b008_f03_x01Statement from President Richard Nixon Halting Construction of the Cross Florida Barge Canal, 1971TextCanals--Design and construction
Land development
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