27 items found
Keywords: "Lee County" (All words), Collection ID is exactly "40"
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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 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
Advertisement for the Florida Southern Railway, the Orange Belt Route, 1883

Advertisement for the Florida Southern Railway, the Orange Belt Route, 1883

Date
1883
Description
Advertisement for the Florida Southern Railway, the "Orange Belt Route of Florida," as well as its large land grant. The company was offering both transportation options and land for sale. Printed on page 112 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).
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
Circular letter to the citizens on Conant, Florida, 1887

Circular letter to the citizens on Conant, Florida, 1887

Date
1887
Description
Circular letter addressed to the Citizens of Conant, Florida appealing to property owners for a subscription in proportion to the amount of land held by them to improve the leading thoroughfares of the town.
Collection
Correspondence Between J. L. Sharit and W. T. Cash, 1938

Correspondence Between J. L. Sharit and W. T. Cash, 1938

Date
1938
Description
Letter from Joe L. Sharit, general chairman of the Florida Constitution Centennial Commission, to W. T. Cash, state librarian, requesting Cash join the commission. Cash replies and accepts the invitation.
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
Flier for the Irving Bacheller Florida History Prize Contest, 1937

Flier for the Irving Bacheller Florida History Prize Contest, 1937

Date
1937
Description
Flier describing rules and procedures for the Irving Bacheller Florida History Prize Contest, held under the auspices of Rollins College. The contest was founded in 1920 by Irving Bacheller to "stimulate greater interest among the high school students of Florida in the study of Florida history." The flier explained the requirements for entries, as well as a description of the sources to be used and the theme. This year's theme was "Historic Landmarks in My County." The flier also lists the members of the contest committee. Joshua Coffin Chase, president of the Florida Historical Society, was the honorary chairman.
Collection
Florida Bankers Association Bulletin No. 6 Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, November 10, 1939

Florida Bankers Association Bulletin No. 6 Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, November 10, 1939

Date
1939-11-10
Description
The bulletin states that banks of Florida will observe both November 23 and November 30 as Thanksgiving holidays so that there is uniformity across the state.
Collection
Fuller Warren Inauguration Program

Fuller Warren Inauguration Program

Date
1949-01-04
Description
A program for the inauguration of Fuller Warren.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_917.59-i54_01Advertisement for the Florida Central and Peninsular Railroad, 1895textRailroads
Advertisement
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flc_385-p297-1887_07Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, 1887textRailroads
Advertisement
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flc_917.5979-w371_06Advertisement for the Florida Southern Railway, the Orange Belt Route, 1883textRailroads
Tourism industry
Business corporations
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flc_917.59-b583_01Advertisement for the Steamer Tuskawilla, 1878textSteamboat lines
Tourism industry
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flc_br0042Circular letter to the citizens on Conant, Florida, 1887textCities and towns--History
Transportation
Ghost towns
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s1505_b009_f04_x01Correspondence Between J. L. Sharit and W. T. Cash, 1938textLibrarians
Anniversaries
Celebrations -- Florida -- Gulf County -- Port Saint Joe
Memorials -- Florida -- Gulf County -- Port Saint Joe
Historic sites -- Florida -- Gulf County -- Port Saint Joe
Monuments -- Florida -- Gulf County -- Port Saint Joe
State libraries
Public officers
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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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flc_br0139Flier for the Irving Bacheller Florida History Prize Contest, 1937text/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0139.jpg
s368_b091_f05_x02Florida Bankers Association Bulletin No. 6 Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, November 10, 1939textThanksgiving Day
Holidays
Celebrations
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m86-38_b001_f22_01Fuller Warren Inauguration ProgramtextInauguration
Governors -- Florida
Public officers
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