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Keywords: "Nassau County" (All words), Collection ID is exactly "40"
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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
Broadside advertising a moonlight excursion on the Steamer Martha, 1886

Broadside advertising a moonlight excursion on the Steamer Martha, 1886

Date
1886-08-17
Description
A broadside advertising a moonlight excursion to St. Marys, Georgia, on the steamer "Martha." The excursion was scheduled to leave the Centre Street Dock in Fernandina on August 17, 1886. The entire trip cost 50 cents and included entertainment.
Collection
Conch Town, 1939

Conch Town, 1939

Date
1939
Description
The catalog for "Conch Town Photographs," a traveling photographic exhibition designed by Charles Foster of the Florida Art Project, Works Progress Administration (WPA). Foster, a WPA artist and photographer, took the photographs, wrote captions for them and created the exhibition that was displayed across the state and the nation between 1939 and 1943. The photographs can be found from image number PR25416 to PR25445.
Collection
Correspondence Between Carita Doggett Corse and W. T. Cash, 1937

Correspondence Between Carita Doggett Corse and W. T. Cash, 1937

Date
1937-05
Description
Letter from Carita Doggett Corse, state director of the Federal Writers' Project (FWP), to W. T. Cash, state librarian, requesting a copy of a map of Fernandina for a city guide the FWP is producing. Cash replies acknowledging her request and stating that he is working on a chapter about medical history for her. He also asks that she call Duval County officials and ask them to support a bill for a new state library building.
Collection
Excerpt from "The Narrative of Amos Dresser," 1836

Excerpt from "The Narrative of Amos Dresser," 1836

Date
1905-01-09
Description
An excerpt from the narrative of Amos Dresser giving a detailed account of the treatment of slaves in and around Tallahassee and St. Augustine in 1835.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_br0238Advertisement for the Blue Mist Resort Motel, Miami BeachtextMotels/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0238.jpg
flc_385-p297-1887_07Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, 1887textRailroads
Advertisement
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s1319_b001_f16_01Broadside advertising a moonlight excursion on the Steamer Martha, 1886textSteamboat lines
Excursion boats
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flc_br0024aCircular letter to Florida Railroad Company bondholders, 1867textFreeland bonds
Railroad companies--Finance
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flc_br0024bCircular letter to Florida Railroad Company bondholders, 1868textFreeland bonds
Railroad companies--Finance
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flc_br0024cCircular letter to Florida Railroad Company bondholders, 1868textFreeland bonds
Railroad companies--Finance
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flc_br0024dCircular letter to Florida Railroad Company bondholders, 1869textFreeland bonds
Railroad companies--Finance
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m88-73_b001_01Conch Town, 1939textNew Deal, 1933-1939
Exhibitions
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s1505_b003_f02_x01Correspondence Between Carita Doggett Corse and W. T. Cash, 1937textLibrarians
State libraries
Public officers
New Deal, 1933-1939
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States
Historians
Authors
History -- Sources
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flc_973.7114-d773_01Excerpt from "The Narrative of Amos Dresser," 1836textAntislavery movements--United States
Slaves--United States--Social conditions
Slavery--Southwest, Old
Antislavery movements
Slavery
United States--Southwest, Old
Slaves--Social conditions
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