18 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Sarasota "
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Booklet - McClellan Park - Sarasota, Florida, ca. 1915

Booklet - McClellan Park - Sarasota, Florida, ca. 1915

Date
1915 (circa)
Description
Booklet advertising McClellan Park, a 56-acre subdivision located south of downtown Sarasota. The subdivision was developed by Miss Katherine E. McClellan of Massachusetts, then the official photographer of Smith College. The booklet describes plans for the subdivision's property and amenities, and includes a bird's-eye illustration of the property and a map showing all of the individual parcels comprising the subdivision. The photos used in the booklet are attributed to McClellan herself.
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
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 Turnpike and Interstate System Brochure, 1966

Florida Turnpike and Interstate System Brochure, 1966

Date
1966
Description
Brochure with detailed map of the Florida Turnpike system, along with other major state and federal highways. Mileage charts and useful information about the Florida Turnpike's facilities are included.
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
"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" flier

"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" flier

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
Flier advising service men to use prophylactics to prevent venereal disease; includes a list of army medical stations that provide them.
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.
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Letter from Glenn Marshall Jr. to Florida Broadcasters, 1947

Letter from Glenn Marshall Jr. to Florida Broadcasters, 1947

Date
1947-11-22
Description
Letter from Glenn Marshall Jr., president of the Florida Association of Broadcasters, to other Florida broadcasters asking them to air the Everglades National Park dedication ceremony and speakers. Marshall emphasizes how important the park is to the state.
Collection
Letter from Kelly Smith to Governor Bob Graham, February 14, 1982

Letter from Kelly Smith to Governor Bob Graham, February 14, 1982

Date
1982-02-14
Description
Letter asking the governor to speak often of the Equal Rights Amendment to persuade the Florida Senate to ratify the amendment.
Collection
Letter from P.M. Birmingham to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, October 26, 1939

Letter from P.M. Birmingham to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, October 26, 1939

Date
1939-10-26
Description
P.M. Birmingham, secretary of the Sarasota Retail Merchants Association, relays to the governor that the association will be celebrating Thanksgiving on November 23, as proclaimed by President Roosevelt.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
m84-31_b009_f08_01Booklet - McClellan Park - Sarasota, Florida, ca. 1915textHousing development
Land subdivision -- Planning
Place marketing
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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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sle_sports_02Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963textBaseball
Spring training (Baseball)
Sports and tourism
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sle_transportation_04Florida Turnpike and Interstate System Brochure, 1966textRoad maps
Tourist maps
Express highways
Toll roads
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s576_b002_f05_x01Florida's Finest Attractions Brochure, ca. 1947textTourism
Service industries
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s908_b001_f24_01"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" fliertext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s908_b001_f24_01.jpg
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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s576_b026_f01_x03Letter from Glenn Marshall Jr. to Florida Broadcasters, 1947textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Radio stations
Dedications (Ceremonies)
Radio broadcasting
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s576_b026_f01_x03.jpg
s850_b016_f09_01Letter from Kelly Smith to Governor Bob Graham, February 14, 1982textEqual rights amendments
Women's rights
Women -- Legal status, laws, etc
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s368_b091_f05_x07Letter from P.M. Birmingham to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, October 26, 1939textThanksgiving Day
Holidays
Celebrations
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