28 items found
Keywords: "Highlands County" (All words), Collection ID is exactly "40"
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Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for avocado production and land near Sebring

Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for avocado production and land near Sebring

Date
1922 (circa)
Description
Flier advertising land for sale near Sebring, and promoting avocado production as a lucrative career.
Collection
Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for land for avocado and mango production near Sebring

Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for land for avocado and mango production near Sebring

Date
1922 (circa)
Description
G.R. Clements promotes lands for sale in South Florida for farming tropical fruits (papayas, avocados, pineapples, mangos, oranges, limes, coconuts) for healthy living and economic profit.
Collection
Advertisement for Inverness Highlands in Inverness, Florida, ca. 1960

Advertisement for Inverness Highlands in Inverness, Florida, ca. 1960

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Advertisement for Inverness Highlands, a new suburb of Inverness, Florida. Inverness Highlands is described as a great place to retire, start life or raise a family.
Collection
Citrus Par Excellence by Paul L. Rumpsa, 1930

Citrus Par Excellence by Paul L. Rumpsa, 1930

Date
1930
Description
A booklet by citrus grower and packer Paul L. Rumpsa with information about his grove, marketing citrus fruit, the services offered by his citrus business, the different varieties of citrus available and prices for boxes of citrus.
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
Everglades National Park Promotional Leaflet, ca. 1947

Everglades National Park Promotional Leaflet, ca. 1947

Date
1947 (circa)
Description
Promotional leaflet for Everglades National Park written by Daniel B. Beard of the Everglades National Park Commission. The leaflet includes information about the physical geography, vegetation, wildlife, fishes, history, accommodations and regulations of the park.
Collection
Facts About the Singing Tower and Sanctuary, Lake Wales, 1936

Facts About the Singing Tower and Sanctuary, Lake Wales, 1936

Date
1936
Description
Leaflet describing the Bok Singing Tower in Lake Wales, Florida, as well as the town of Lake Wales and its environs in Polk County. A population table is included.
Collection
Flier encouraging settlement in Florida

Flier encouraging settlement in Florida

Date
1937 (circa)
Description
This flier suggests that the next war will bring significant destruction to society, and that readers should move to Florida to avoid being cut off from a stable food supply. "When northern crops fail and transportation systems break down, when northern fields are bronze and trees bear [sic], will you die of starvation in the North, or be eating oranges and papayas in Florida?"
Collection
Flier entitled "Facts You Should Know"

Flier entitled "Facts You Should Know"

Date
1938 (circa)
Description
This flier explains that Earth is divided into tropical, temperate, and frigid zones, and that humans are intended by God to live in the Tropics.
Collection
Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Wildlife Management Areas

Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Wildlife Management Areas

Date
1960
Description
Informational chart of the 28 Wildlife Management Areas. Includes location, total acres open, principal game species. Also coded for multiple public use. Map pinpoints location of each Wildlife Management Area.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_br0140Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for avocado production and land near SebringtextTropical fruit industry/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0140.jpg
flc_br0141Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for land for avocado and mango production near SebringtextTropical fruit industry/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0141.jpg
sle_citrus_01Advertisement for Inverness Highlands in Inverness, Florida, ca. 1960textBoosterism
Land development
Advertisements
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flc_634.3-r937_01Citrus Par Excellence by Paul L. Rumpsa, 1930textCitrus fruit industry -- Florida -- Marketing
Citrus
Produce trade--Florida
Food industry and trade--Florida
Agriculture--Florida
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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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s576_b026_f03_x02Everglades National Park Promotional Leaflet, ca. 1947textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Tequesta Indians
Place marketing -- Florida -- Everglades
Calusa Indians
Seminole Indians
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flc_917.5967-s617f-1936_01Facts About the Singing Tower and Sanctuary, Lake Wales, 1936textCarillon music
Cities and towns--History
Music--Performance
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flc_br0143Flier encouraging settlement in FloridatextCivil defense
Tropical fruit industry
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flc_br0144Flier entitled "Facts You Should Know"textTropical fruit industry/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0144.jpg
flc_br0082Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Wildlife Management AreastextHunting
Wildlife management areas
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