|flc_385-p297-1887_06||Advertisement for the Tavares, Orlando and Atlantic Railroad, 1887||Text||Railroads|
Advertisement for the Tavares, Orlando and Atlantic Railroad, 1887
- 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).
|flc_917.5-q3_01||Florida and Havana: Queen and Crescent Route and Southern Railway, 1905||Text||Railroad trains|
Florida -- Description and travel
Florida -- Pictorial works
Florida and Havana: Queen and Crescent Route and Southern Railway, 1905
- 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.
|flc_917.59-b583_04||Advertisement for the Hernandez House, St. Augustine, 1878||Text||Business corporations|
Advertisement for the Hernandez House, St. Augustine, 1878
- 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).
|flc_917.5965-t159_01||Tampa, Florida - pamphlet, 1910||Text||City promotion|
Tampa, Florida - pamphlet, 1910
- Promotional Pamphlet for Tampa, published by the Tampa Board of Trade in 1910. Topics covered include a brief history of the city, popular accommodations for visitors, economic data, information about education and health facilities, climate data, and other information designed to attract potential visitors and residents. Of note is a section on automobiles - 500 were in operation at this time in Tampa, and the speed limit had recently been raised from 8 to 12 miles per hour. The pamphlet also discusses Tampa's proximity to the Panama Canal as one of its most useful qualities. A relevant diagram is included, along with mileage statistics.
|flc_917.5979-w371_01||Map of Alachua County, 1883||Text||Railroads|
Map of Alachua County, 1883
- Map of townships, railroads, county roads, and communities in Alachua and parts of the surrounding counties. The map is notable for its inclusion of a number of smaller railroads that were later absorbed into larger railroad networks. Shown on the map are the: Live Oak, Tampa & Charlotte Harbor Railroad, Florida Southern Railroad, Florida Transit Railroad, Peninsular Railroad, Green Cove Springs & Midland Railroad, and Green Cove Springs & Melrose Railroad. Printed facing page 6 of Charles Henry Webber's The Eden of the South, Descriptive of the Orange Groves, Vegetable Farms, Strawberry Fields, Peach Orchards, Soil, Climate, Natural Peculiarities, and the People of Alachua County Florida (New York, 1883).
|flc_970.1-u58t-1826-no74||Letter from the Secretary of War, Transmitting the Information Required by a Resolution of the House of Representatives of the 5th Ultimo, in Relation to the Instructions Given to the Commissioners for Negotiating with the Florida Indians, &c. &c., 1826||Text||Seminole Indians|
Indians of North America -- Florida
Seminole Indians -- Treaties
|flc_br0066||Broadsides advertising meetings of the Annual Religious Conference of Triumph the Church and Kingdom of God in Christ, 1940-41||Text||Church meetings||/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0066.jpg
|flc_br0082||Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Wildlife Management Areas||Text||Hunting|
Wildlife management areas
|flc_br0158||Hunting Dates, Hours, and Bag Limits, 1960-61||Text||Fish and game licenses|
Hunting Dates, Hours, and Bag Limits, 1960-61
- Hunting dates, hours, and bag limits, species, open season, day's bag, season's bag, possession limit with special regulations marked in red.
|m82-133_b001_f01_01||Second Annual Florida Air Cruise Itinerary, 1935||Text||Aviation|
Second Annual Florida Air Cruise Itinerary, 1935
- An itinerary for the Florida Air Cruise from January 9-23, 1935. The cruise was sponsored by the Florida Department of Aviation and invited private fliers and their guests to fly from Orlando-Lakeland to Ocala with stops along at different landing fields. Fliers were to receive special rates at each stop. Interested parties were asked to complete the attached "Cruise Card" to participate.