29 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Silver Springs "
Ocklawaha River and Silver Springs, Florida, 1900

Ocklawaha River and Silver Springs, Florida, 1900

Date
1900
Description
A pamphlet about the Ocklawaha and Silver Springs steamboat line. Inside of the pamphlet is a description of Palatka, Silver Springs, the Ocklawaha River and the Ocklawaha steamboats.
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McRorie's Tourist Guide, January 1933

McRorie's Tourist Guide, January 1933

Date
1933-01
Description
This guide lists approved tourist homes from Florida to Maine.
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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.
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M.J. Clarke et al ticket for Ocklawaha Navigation Company steamboats

M.J. Clarke et al ticket for Ocklawaha Navigation Company steamboats

Date
1893-02-11
Description
Ticket for three first-class passengers on steamer from Palatka to Silver Springs.
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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.
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Letter from Ross Allen to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1947

Letter from Ross Allen to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1947

Date
1947-12-09
Description
Letter from Ross Allen to Florida Governor Millard Caldwell apologizing for being unable to attend the dedication of Everglades National Park and praising the park's creation.
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Letter and Related Alachua Audubon Society Correspondence from Marjorie Harris Carr to W. Randolph Hodges, 1965

Letter and Related Alachua Audubon Society Correspondence from Marjorie Harris Carr to W. Randolph Hodges, 1965

Date
1965-12-04
Description
A letter from Marjorie Harris Carr, co-chairman for conservation at the Alachua Audubon Society, to W. Randolph Hodges, director of the State Board of Conservation, requesting a public hearing be called regarding the realignment of a section of the Cross Florida Barge Canal from Silver Springs to the St. Johns River. Additional documentation includes "A Summary of the Pertinent Factors in the Campaign by Conservationists to Preserve the Ocklawaha River Wilderness Area" from the Alachua Audubon Society; a news release from the Alachua Audubon Society regarding the efforts by conservation organizations to realign the route of the Cross Florida Barge Canal between Silver Springs and the St. Johns River, and the text of a letter sent to Lady Bird Johnson, first lady of the United States, about saving the Ocklawaha and Suwannee rivers in Florida; and Lady Bird Johnson's response to the Alachua Audubon Society's letter thanking the organization for their letter and saying she will not be able to visit the rivers because she is focusing on President Lyndon Johnson's health and recovery.
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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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Hart Line letterhead

Hart Line letterhead

Date
1912 (circa)
Description
Letterhead for Hart Line Steamers.
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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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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
sle_marion_01Ocklawaha River and Silver Springs, Florida, 1900textTourist trade
Transportation
Fountain of youth (Legendary place)
Steamboats
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sle_real-estate_01McRorie's Tourist Guide, January 1933textHotels -- Florida -- Guidebooks
Hotels
Tourism
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s1237_b004_f05_x01Map of the Cross Florida Barge Canal Project, 1970imageCanals--Design and construction
Canals--Florida--Maps
Land development
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m81-7_b002_f03a_01M.J. Clarke et al ticket for Ocklawaha Navigation Company steamboatstext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m81-7_b002_f03a_01.jpg
m81-7_b001_f07_01Letter from the Tolchester Steamboat Co. to Hubbard L. Hart, 1887textTourist trade
Transportation
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/m81-7_b001_f07_01.jpg
s576_b026_f01_x02Letter from Ross Allen to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1947textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s576_b026_f01_x02.jpg
s1237_b004_f03_x01Letter and Related Alachua Audubon Society Correspondence from Marjorie Harris Carr to W. Randolph Hodges, 1965textCanals--Design and construction
Land development
Conservationists
Environmentalists
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s1237_b004_f03_x01.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
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/slc_1970-chiles_01.jpg
m81-7_b002_f01_03Hart Line letterheadtext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m81-7_b002_f01_03.jpg
m81-7_b002_f01_01Grand Illumination at Night handbilltext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m81-7_b002_f01_01.jpg