149 items found
Coverage contains "Late 19th Century" AND Collection ID is exactly "40"
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First Annual Session of the Florida Chautauqua program, 1885

First Annual Session of the Florida Chautauqua program, 1885

Date
1885
Description
Program of the first annual session of the Florida Chautauqua at DeFuniak Springs.
Collection
The Catalogue of Cookman Institute, Jacksonville, 1893-1894

The Catalogue of Cookman Institute, Jacksonville, 1893-1894

Date
1893
Description
This 1893-1894 catalog for the Cookman Institute in Jacksonville includes a list of faculty at the school; a list of former graduates; the roll for the school year; the course of study for students; a description of when the next session begins; a description of the night school; the location of the school; accommodations for students; the cost of admission; the cost of board; details about washing at the school; books; necessities students are required to have (clothing, towels, furniture); medicine; rules to be observed; the faculty; the pupils; descriptions of the departments of study; and advertisements for local businesses.
Collection
Advertisement for the South Florida Railroad, 1887

Advertisement for the South Florida Railroad, 1887

Date
1887
Description
Print advertisement for the South Florida Railroad - mentions that the railroad was standard gauge, and offered parolor cars and through sleeper cars. Semi-tropical scenery, ample hotels, and good hunting and fishing are listed as inducements. The ad also claims Florida has the best climate for persons suffering from pulmonary complaints. Mail for Havana and the West Indies passed along the route. Printed on page 16 of the Florida Official Path Finder, vol. 1, no. 3 (February 1887).
Collection
Advertisement for the St. Johns and Halifax Railroad, 1887

Advertisement for the St. Johns and Halifax Railroad, 1887

Date
1887
Description
Print advertisement for the St. Johns and Halifax Railroad, which had just been completed to Daytona. The ad emphasized that points on the Halifax River could be reached in just four hours from Jacksonville. The railroad is nicknamed "White Rail Road" in the ad. Printed on page 20 of the Florida Official Path Finder, vol. 1, no. 3 (February 1887).
Collection
Advertisement for the Tavares, Orlando and Atlantic Railroad, 1887

Advertisement for the Tavares, Orlando and Atlantic Railroad, 1887

Date
1887
Description
Print advertisement for the Tavares, Orlando and Atlantic Railroad. The ad notes that the line had been laid with 60-pound steel rail. Contains information about the routes for the trains using this railroad and various connections. The railroad superintendent was based in Orlando. Printed on page 30 of the Florida Official Path Finder, vol. 1, no. 3 (February 1887).
Collection
Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, 1887

Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, 1887

Date
1887
Description
Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, a large network of rail lines operating in Florida in the late 19th century. The ad lists the various destinations a passenger could reach on this line, and describes some of the amenities available on the trains. The ad also lists some of the officers of the rail line. Printed on page 44 of the Florida Official Path Finder, vol. 1, no. 3 (February 1887).
Collection
Florida Southern Railway List of the Principal Orange and Vegetable Shippers Booklet, 1888

Florida Southern Railway List of the Principal Orange and Vegetable Shippers Booklet, 1888

Date
1888
Description
Statewide listing of Florida shippers of oranges and vegetables listed by city and county along the Florida Southern Railway from 1888 to 1889. Includes advertisements.
Collection
Florida Railway and Navigation Company Signals and Running Regulations, 1885

Florida Railway and Navigation Company Signals and Running Regulations, 1885

Date
1885-01-01
Description
Signals, regulations, rules and special instructions written for train engineers, conductors, station agents, trackmen and other railroad employees to follow when operating or working near trains.
Collection
Advertisement for the Steamer Tuskawilla, 1878

Advertisement for the Steamer Tuskawilla, 1878

Date
1878
Description
Advertisement for passage aboard the Steamer Tuskawilla on the Oklawaha and St. Johns rivers from Jacksonville to Palatka, Silver Springs, Leesburg, and Okeehumkee. Printed on page 79 of H.D. Bicaise, A Guide to the Land of Flowers (Charleston: Parry, Cook & Co., 1878).
Collection
Advertisment for the St. Johns River Boat Yard in Jacksonville, 1878

Advertisment for the St. Johns River Boat Yard in Jacksonville, 1878

Date
1878
Description
Advertisement for the St. John's River Boat Yard adjoining the Jacksonville Yacht Club House at the foot of Market Street. The company rented sailboats and rowboats by the hour. The ad was particularly directed at tourists and sportsmen. Printed on page 78 of H.D. Bicaise, A Guide to the Land of Flowers (Charleston: Parry, Cook & Co., 1878).
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_374.9-f636-1885First Annual Session of the Florida Chautauqua program, 1885textChautauquas -- Florida -- History
Adult education
Sunday schools
Christian education
Religious education
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flc_377.87-c773-1893-4The Catalogue of Cookman Institute, Jacksonville, 1893-1894textAfrican American college students
African American universities and colleges
African American universities and colleges--Florida--Jacksonville
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flc_385-p297-1887_03Advertisement for the South Florida Railroad, 1887textRailroads
Advertisement
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flc_385-p297-1887_04Advertisement for the St. Johns and Halifax Railroad, 1887textRailroads
Advertisement
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flc_385-p297-1887_06Advertisement for the Tavares, Orlando and Atlantic Railroad, 1887textRailroads
Advertisement
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flc_385-p297-1887_07Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, 1887textRailroads
Advertisement
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flc_385.1-l773_01Florida Southern Railway List of the Principal Orange and Vegetable Shippers Booklet, 1888textFruit -- Postharvest technology
Vegetables -- Postharvest technology
Transportation--Florida
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flc_385.1-s578_01Florida Railway and Navigation Company Signals and Running Regulations, 1885textRailroad trains
Railroads -- Employees -- Rules and practice
Railroads -- Florida
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flc_917.59-b583_01Advertisement for the Steamer Tuskawilla, 1878textSteamboat lines
Tourism industry
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flc_917.59-b583_02Advertisment for the St. Johns River Boat Yard in Jacksonville, 1878textBusiness corporations
Tourism industry
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