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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "St. Augustine "
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License plate contest entry featuring Spanish Galleon in commemoration of the "450th anniversary of the arrival of Hernando DeSoto at Tampa Bay, 1539/1989."

License plate contest entry featuring Spanish Galleon in commemoration of the "450th anniversary of the arrival of Hernando DeSoto at Tampa Bay, 1539/1989."

Date
1985
Description
License plate contest entry submitted by R. Thomas Wimberly of St. Augustine Beach. Design features drawing of Spanish Galleon in commemoration of the "450th anniversary of the arrival of Hernando DeSoto at Tampa Bay, 1539/1989."
Collection
Advertisement for the Florida Central and Peninsular Railroad, 1895

Advertisement for the Florida Central and Peninsular Railroad, 1895

Date
1895
Description
Advertisement for the Florida Central & Peninsular Railroad, including a map of the railroad and its connections in Florida and the Eastern Seaboard of the United States as far as New York City. The ad describes the services provided by the railroad company, and lists many of its agents in various cities around the Eastern United States. Printed on page 10 of Helen K. Ingram, Tourists' and Settlers' Guide to Florida (Jacksonville: Da Costa Printing & Publishing House, 1895).
Collection
Advertisement for the Hernandez House, St. Augustine, 1878

Advertisement for the Hernandez House, St. Augustine, 1878

Date
1878
Description
Print advertisement for the Hernandez House, located on Charlotte Street in St. Augustine. Invalids were particularly invited as customers. A woman, Mrs. J.V. Hernandez, was the proprietor. Printed on page 104 of H.D. Bicaise, A Guide to the Land of Flowers (Charleston: Parry, Cook & Co., 1878).
Collection
Advertisement for the Magnolia Hotel in St. Augustine, 1876

Advertisement for the Magnolia Hotel in St. Augustine, 1876

Date
1876
Description
Print advertisement for the Magnolia Hotel located on St. George St. in St. Augustine. The hotel's winter season opened November 1st. W.W. Palmer is listed as the proprietor. The ad is illustrated with an engraving of the hotel. The ad was printed on page 359 of Charles Hallock, Camp Life in Florida: A Handbook for Sportsmen and Settlers (New York: Forest and Stream Publishing, 1876).
Collection
Advertisement for the St. Johns Railroad, 1878

Advertisement for the St. Johns Railroad, 1878

Date
1878
Description
Print advertisement for the St. John's Railroad, which provided connections from Tocoi on the St. Johns River to St. Augustine. The train left Tocoi and St. Augustine four times daily during the "traveling season," and the fare was $2.00 each way. Printed on page 104 of H.D. Bicaise, A Guide to the Land of Flowers (Charleston: Parry, Cook & Co., 1878).
Collection
Attention, Citizens of St. Augustine' - Warning to Citizens about Confidence Men, 1922

Attention, Citizens of St. Augustine' - Warning to Citizens about Confidence Men, 1922

Date
1922-12-09
Description
A proclamation issued by the Post-Office Inspector in Jacksonville warning citizens of St. Augustine about the dangers of confidence men in their city. Approximately 150 names of suspected confidence men are listed and information on their whereabouts and activities is requested.
Collection
Banquet - Palmetto Lodge No. 25 of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, St. Augustine, 1889

Banquet - Palmetto Lodge No. 25 of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, St. Augustine, 1889

Date
1889-03-20
Description
Program of the banquet of Palmetto Lodge No. 25 of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, held in St. Augustine on March 20, 1889. This appears to have been held in connection with the 34th annual session of the Grand Lodge of the Order and the 5th annual session of the Grand Encampment. The program lists the officers of the Grand Lodge, the individuals in charge of arrangements for the festivities, and the menu for the banquet. The program was found in the papers of Judge Benjamin A. Meginnis of Leon County, Florida. It was published by Loughead & Company of Philadelphia.
Collection
Benefit Entertainment for the St. Augustine Historical Society and Institute of Science Program, 1912

Benefit Entertainment for the St. Augustine Historical Society and Institute of Science Program, 1912

Date
1912-05-14
Description
This program lists the performances for the evening.
Collection
Booklet advertising the Hotel Magnolia, St. Augustine, 1913

Booklet advertising the Hotel Magnolia, St. Augustine, 1913

Date
1913 (circa)
Description
Booklet describing the Hotel Magnolia at St. Augustine in St. Johns County, Florida. The publication was designed for tourists seeking accommodations for the 1913 winter season (January 1 - May 1). The booklet includes a full description of the hotel's amenities, plus information and photographs for the city's main landmarks, such as Fort Marion, the City Gates, etc. Golf, tennis, horseback riding, sailing, fishing, and automobiling are among the activities discussed. Proprietors were Palmer & MacDowell.
Collection
Casa Ybel promotional brochure

Casa Ybel promotional brochure

Date
1912 (circa)
Description
Promotional brochure on Casa Ybel vacation cottages.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s1046_b018_f01_10License plate contest entry featuring Spanish Galleon in commemoration of the "450th anniversary of the arrival of Hernando DeSoto at Tampa Bay, 1539/1989."imageAutomobile license plates
Soto, Hernando de, approximately 1500-1542
Explorers in art
Sailing ships
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flc_917.59-i54_01Advertisement for the Florida Central and Peninsular Railroad, 1895textRailroads
Advertisement
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flc_917.59-b583_04Advertisement for the Hernandez House, St. Augustine, 1878textBusiness corporations
Tourism industry
Boardinghouses
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flc_917.59-hal_01Advertisement for the Magnolia Hotel in St. Augustine, 1876textHotels
Advertisements
Tourism industry
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flc_917.59-b583_03Advertisement for the St. Johns Railroad, 1878textRailroads/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_917.59-b583_03.jpg
flc_br0314Attention, Citizens of St. Augustine' - Warning to Citizens about Confidence Men, 1922textSwindlers and swindling
Tourism -- Florida
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n2015-3_b002_f13_04Banquet - Palmetto Lodge No. 25 of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, St. Augustine, 1889textMenus
Masonic orders
Banquets
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sle_saint-johns_02Benefit Entertainment for the St. Augustine Historical Society and Institute of Science Program, 1912textArts (Performing)--Florida--Saint Johns County--Saint Augustine
Music--Performance
Entertainment
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flc_647.94-h832_01Booklet advertising the Hotel Magnolia, St. Augustine, 1913textHotels
Tourism industry
Business corporations
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m81-7_b002_f01_06Casa Ybel promotional brochuretext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m81-7_b002_f01_06.jpg
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