34 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Saint Petersburg "
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Al Lang Field Souvenir Score Card - St. Petersburg, 1972

Al Lang Field Souvenir Score Card - St. Petersburg, 1972

Date
1972
Description
Souvenir baseball score card distributed at Al Lang Field in St. Petersburg in 1972. One one side, the card contains a map showing the locations of Florida's spring training camps and the professional baseball teams training at each one. The reverse side contains an advertisement for a condominium housing development called Patriot Square, located at the corner of 38th Avenue South and 37th Street.
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Card Commemorating 24th Anniversary of the First Commercial Airline in the World, St. Petersburg to Tampa, 1938

Card Commemorating 24th Anniversary of the First Commercial Airline in the World, St. Petersburg to Tampa, 1938

Date
1938
Description
A souvenir card commemorating the 24th anniversary of the first commercial airline in the world from St. Petersburg to Tampa, Florida, in 1914. The back of the card includes the history of the airline.
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Commission of Lew B. Brown as Major commanding the Pinellas County Guards, 1917

Commission of Lew B. Brown as Major commanding the Pinellas County Guards, 1917

Date
1917-07-23
Description
Certificate of Lew B. Brown's commission as Major commanding the Pinellas County Guards, dated July 23, 1917. Brown was owner and editor of St. Petersburg's first daily newspaper, the Evening Independent. The Pinellas County Guards were formed in 1917 pursuant to Chapter 7292, Laws of Florida, which authorized the formation of county guard units to replace the Florida National Guard. The Florida National Guard had been mobilized to assist United States forces fighting in Europe during World War I. Brown was instrumental in establishing the Pinellas County Guards. This certificate is a copy retained in the files of the Florida Secretary of State.
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Community Health Institute, St. Petersburg, 1943

Community Health Institute, St. Petersburg, 1943

Date
1943-02-17
Description
Program outlining Community Health institute sponsored by local and state health organizations.
Collection
Correspondence between Debbie Fanley and Governor Reubin Askew, 1972

Correspondence between Debbie Fanley and Governor Reubin Askew, 1972

Date
1972
Description
Correspondence between Debbie Fanley, a 15-year-old student, and Governor Reubin Askew regarding student busing. Fanley is against busing to desegregate schools in Florida.
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Correspondence regarding production of "Through the TV Tube," June 1964

Correspondence regarding production of "Through the TV Tube," June 1964

Date
1964-06-05
Description
Correspondence regarding Florida Institute of Continuing University Studies production of educational television program "Through the TV Tube," June 1964. Nancy Benda starred in elementary episode titled "Taxation without Representation."
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Cressy's History of Florida leaflet, 1923

Cressy's History of Florida leaflet, 1923

Date
1923
Description
Leaflet containing a farcical history of Florida, touching on familiar topics such as Tin Can Tourists, Ponce de Leon, the Fountain of Youth, Florida Crackers and the citrus industry.
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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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Florida and Havana: Queen and Crescent Route and Southern Railway, 1905

Florida and Havana: Queen and Crescent Route and Southern Railway, 1905

Date
1905
Description
A booklet describing what passengers would see as they traveled along the Queen and Crescent Route to Cuba and Nassau. The booklet includes detailed information about the American Civil War history of the stops along the route in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky and Georgia; hotels where passengers could stay; attractions passengers could see in these cities; and images of both the hotels and the attractions. The end of the booklet describes the automatic electric block signal system used along the route and has the timetables for trains and steamships.
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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.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
sle_sports_03Al Lang Field Souvenir Score Card - St. Petersburg, 1972TextBaseball
Spring training (Baseball)
Advertising
Sports and tourism
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n2012-9_b001_f01_02Card Commemorating 24th Anniversary of the First Commercial Airline in the World, St. Petersburg to Tampa, 1938TextSeaplanes
Aviation
Mayors--Florida--Saint Petersburg
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s1296_b002_f01_01Commission of Lew B. Brown as Major commanding the Pinellas County Guards, 1917TextMilitia
Florida State Troops
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s908_b001_f02_01Community Health Institute, St. Petersburg, 1943TextPublic health
Community health services
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s70_b004_f01_x01Correspondence between Debbie Fanley and Governor Reubin Askew, 1972TextBusing for school integration
School children--Transportation
School integration
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n2016-1_b005_f01_02Correspondence regarding production of "Through the TV Tube," June 1964TextEducational broadcasting
Children's television programs
Educational television programs
Public broadcasting
Television broadcasting--Employees
Women in the broadcasting industry
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sle_pinellas_03Cressy's History of Florida leaflet, 1923TextHistorical fiction/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/sle_pinellas_03.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_917.5-q3_01Florida and Havana: Queen and Crescent Route and Southern Railway, 1905TextRailroad trains
Railroad travel
Florida -- Description and travel
Florida -- Pictorial works
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sle_sports_02Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963TextBaseball
Spring training (Baseball)
Sports and tourism
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