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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Pinellas County "
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Advertisement for Pipkin Mineral Wells Bath House - Safety Harbor, 1924

Advertisement for Pipkin Mineral Wells Bath House - Safety Harbor, 1924

Date
1924
Description
Advertisement for the Pipkin Mineral Wells Bath House in Safety Harbor in Pinellas County, Florida. The advertisement includes a breakdown of the various minerals in the waters at the resort, including sodium chloride, magnesium chloride, potassium sulphate, and others. The resort featured Turkish and Russian baths and other amenities. Published on page 27 of The Florida Times-Union's "Florida Roads and Resorts," 1924 edition.
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Prescription from Dr. Sun to visit Clearwater, ca. 1930

Prescription from Dr. Sun to visit Clearwater, ca. 1930

Date
1930 (circa)
Description
Advertisement for Clearwater, Florida designed to mimic a doctor's prescription and directed at potential visitors from "any cold wintry climate." The prescription recommends such activities as sunbathing, shuffleboard, swimmining, lawn bowling, roque, motoring, golf, etc. The ad was pasted onto page 65 of an unpublished travelogue scrapbook entitled "A Visit to the Land of Sunshine and Flowers" dated 1930.
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Resolutions by Hillsborough and Pinellas County citizens condemning the convict lease system in Florida

Resolutions by Hillsborough and Pinellas County citizens condemning the convict lease system in Florida

Date
1923
Description
Copy of resolutions adopted by a mass meeting of citizens from Hillsborough and Pinellas counties on May 3, 1923 at Oldsmar condemning the convict lease system in Florida. A note in the upper margin indicates that copies of the resolution and related newspaper articles were sent to legislators and civic leaders across the state.
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Flier for the 45th annual membership meeting of the Florida State Chamber of Commerce in St. Petersburg, 1961

Flier for the 45th annual membership meeting of the Florida State Chamber of Commerce in St. Petersburg, 1961

Date
1961
Description
A flier inviting readers to attend the 45th annual membership meeting and business conference of the Florida State Chamber of Commerce. The meeting would be headquartered at the Soreno Hotel in St. Petersburg from November 19th to 21st, 1961. One topic slated for special emphasis was the potential impact of the federal government's lunar exploration program on Florida's business community. The convention's slogan was "Florida: A-OK. Countdown to Prosperity."
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Advertisement for Blushing Bull, a stud horse owned by Tampa Stud Farms, Inc.

Advertisement for Blushing Bull, a stud horse owned by Tampa Stud Farms, Inc.

Date
1969 (circa)
Description
Stud services of Blushing Bull, a thoroughbred stallion.
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Tampa Stud Farms - Blushing Bull's First Foals

Tampa Stud Farms - Blushing Bull's First Foals

Date
1969
Description
Stud services of Blushing Bull, a thoroughbred stallion -- ''Blushing Bull's first foals are now 2 years old -- his first crop consists of three fillies; by March 31, 1969 all three had started. Not bad! First crop-all starters.''
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Sponge Fishing at Tarpon Springs Florida: The Most Unique Industry in the World by A. W. Santway

Sponge Fishing at Tarpon Springs Florida: The Most Unique Industry in the World by A. W. Santway

Date
1929 (circa)
Description
Santway writes about the history of sponge fishing in Florida. Information includes how Greek sponge divers came to the United States; the different varies of sponges found in the ocean; a description of how sponges are harvested; the monetary value of sponges; and how Epiphany is celebrated by the Eastern Orthodox Greek sponge divers and their families in Tarpon Springs.
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Grand Illumination at Night handbill

Grand Illumination at Night handbill

Date
1912 (circa)
Description
Handbill advertising steamer tours down the Ocklawaha River by torchlight.
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Memo from Gordon R. Carey to Local CORE Groups, December 7, 1960

Memo from Gordon R. Carey to Local CORE Groups, December 7, 1960

Date
1960-12-07
Description
Memo from CORE Field Director Gordon R. Carey to local CORE groups concerning desegregation of bus terminal restaurants. He discusses activity of select CORE field secretaries, including Jim McCain, Thomas Gaither, Genevieve Hughes and Richard Haley.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_917.59-f636_03Advertisement for Pipkin Mineral Wells Bath House - Safety Harbor, 1924textMineral waters
Health resorts
Advertisements
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flc_917.59-v831_01Prescription from Dr. Sun to visit Clearwater, ca. 1930textTourism
Travelers' writings
Advertisements
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flc_br0008Rules and regulations of the library of the Women's Christian Temperance Union, Dunedin, FloridatextLibraries/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0008.jpg
flc_br0146Resolutions by Hillsborough and Pinellas County citizens condemning the convict lease system in FloridatextConvict labor/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0146.jpg
flc_br0162Flier for the 45th annual membership meeting of the Florida State Chamber of Commerce in St. Petersburg, 1961text/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0162.jpg
flc_br0194Advertisement for Blushing Bull, a stud horse owned by Tampa Stud Farms, Inc.textHorses--Breeding/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0194.jpg
flc_br0195Tampa Stud Farms - Blushing Bull's First FoalstextHorses--Breeding/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0195.jpg
flc_f639.7-s237_01Sponge Fishing at Tarpon Springs Florida: The Most Unique Industry in the World by A. W. SantwaytextGreek Americans--Florida--Tarpon Springs
Sponge trade--Florida--Tarpon Springs
Sponge divers
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m81-7_b002_f01_01Grand Illumination at Night handbilltext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m81-7_b002_f01_01.jpg
n2015-1_b001_f11_22Memo from Gordon R. Carey to Local CORE Groups, December 7, 1960textCivil rights demonstrations
Civil rights workers
Social integration
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