58 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Polk County "
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Black Hills Passion Play - Florida Season, 1962

Black Hills Passion Play - Florida Season, 1962

Date
1962
Description
Brochure advertising the Black Hills Passion Play, a live performance depicting the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The brochure describes the play and explains the procedures for ordering tickets to the show. The publication also includes information about Josef Meier, the lead actor for this season's performances.
Collection
Casa Ybel promotional brochure

Casa Ybel promotional brochure

Date
1912 (circa)
Description
Promotional brochure on Casa Ybel vacation cottages.
Collection
Copy of R.A. Gray and Grace P. Mullins' Marriage Certificate, 1939

Copy of R.A. Gray and Grace P. Mullins' Marriage Certificate, 1939

Date
1939-07-10
Description
Copy of Grace P. Mullins and R.A. Gray's marriage certificate dated July 10, 1939. The couple was originally married on December 23, 1903.
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
Everglades National Park Dedication Ceremony Program, 1947

Everglades National Park Dedication Ceremony Program, 1947

Date
1947-12-06
Description
Program for the dedication ceremony of Everglades National Park. The program includes the schedule of events and transcripts of the speeches made by the guest speakers, including Florida Governor Millard Caldwell and President Harry Truman.
Collection
Excerpt from "Reminiscences of the Experiences of Company L, Second Regiment Massachusetts Infantry, U.S.V., in the Spanish American War," 1900

Excerpt from "Reminiscences of the Experiences of Company L, Second Regiment Massachusetts Infantry, U.S.V., in the Spanish American War," 1900

Date
1900
Description
Major Frederick Pierce of the Second Regiment Massachusetts Infantry describes his experiences in Lakeland and Tampa while stationed there during the Spanish-American War. He discusses the daily activities of the troops, including swimming in Florida waters and visiting the Tampa Bay Hotel.
Collection
Facts About the Singing Tower and Sanctuary, Lake Wales, 1936

Facts About the Singing Tower and Sanctuary, Lake Wales, 1936

Date
1936
Description
Leaflet describing the Bok Singing Tower in Lake Wales, Florida, as well as the town of Lake Wales and its environs in Polk County. A population table is included.
Collection
Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963

Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963

Date
1963
Description
Leaflet listing the schedule of exhibition games to be played by major-league baseball teams staying in Florida for spring training. Teams included the Baltimore Orioles, the Cincinnati Reds, the Kansas City Athletics, the Chicago White Sox, the Detroit Tigers, the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Milwaukee Braves, the New York Mets, the Philadelphia Phillies, the St. Louis Cardinals, the Minnesota Twins, the New York Yankees, the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Washington Senators.
Collection
Florida Voter ERA pamphlet

Florida Voter ERA pamphlet

Date
1977
Description
A July-August 1977 pamphlet explaining the purpose of the Equal Rights Amendment; a message from lobbyist Mary Anne Sherman; the state program 1977-1979; and highlights from the 1977 convention. Members listed include Fran Boudolf, Ruth Ann Bramson, Arnetta Brown, Roxanna Dear, Deannie Picciotti, Judy Blankenship, Polly Doughty, Jean Martin, Sherry Newman, and Elise Webb.
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
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
sle_polk_17Black Hills Passion Play - Florida Season, 1962textTourism
Passion-plays
Drama
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m81-7_b002_f01_06Casa Ybel promotional brochuretext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m81-7_b002_f01_06.jpg
m75-85_b005_f01_10Copy of R.A. Gray and Grace P. Mullins' Marriage Certificate, 1939textState governments--Officials and employees
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Public officers
Statesmen--Florida--Tallahassee
Politicians--Florida--Tallahassee
Secretaries of State (State governments)--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
Couples--Florida--Tallahassee
Married people--Florida--Tallahassee
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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
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/flc_973.16-w524_01.jpg
s576_b026_f03_x03Everglades National Park Dedication Ceremony Program, 1947textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Dedications (Ceremonies)
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flc_973.89-p615_01Excerpt from "Reminiscences of the Experiences of Company L, Second Regiment Massachusetts Infantry, U.S.V., in the Spanish American War," 1900textSpanish-American War, 1898/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/flc_973.89-p615_01.jpg
flc_917.5967-s617f-1936_01Facts About the Singing Tower and Sanctuary, Lake Wales, 1936textCarillon music
Cities and towns--History
Music--Performance
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_917.5967-s617f-1936_01.jpg
sle_sports_02Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963textBaseball
Spring training (Baseball)
Sports and tourism
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/sle_sports_02.jpg
s79_b01_f37_01Florida Voter ERA pamphlettextEqual rights amendments
Women's rights
Women -- Legal status, laws, etc
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s79_b01_f37_01.jpg
s576_b002_f05_x01Florida's Finest Attractions Brochure, ca. 1947textTourism
Service industries
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s576_b002_f05_x01.jpg