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Keywords: "Okeechobee County" (All words), Collection ID is exactly "40"
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Articles About Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931

Articles About Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931

Date
1931
Description
Two articles about Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage. The first article lists the students attending the 1931 trip, and the second article is about the reunion of participants from the first Patriotic Pilgrimage in 1930.
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
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
Fuller Warren Inauguration Program

Fuller Warren Inauguration Program

Date
1949-01-04
Description
A program for the inauguration of Fuller Warren.
Collection
Hunting Dates, Hours, and Bag Limits, 1960-61

Hunting Dates, Hours, and Bag Limits, 1960-61

Date
1960
Description
Hunting dates, hours, and bag limits, species, open season, day's bag, season's bag, possession limit with special regulations marked in red.
Collection
Itinerary for Visit of Chinese Delegation to Florida, May-June 1979

Itinerary for Visit of Chinese Delegation to Florida, May-June 1979

Date
1979
Description
Itinerary for a delegation of Chinese officials who toured Florida at the invitation of Commissioner of Agriculture Doyle Conner from May 31 to June 5, 1979. This was almost immediately relations between the United States and the People's Republic of China were normalized following decades of non-recognition. The document was typed in English, but Chinese translations were handwritten under each item on the schedule.
Collection
Letter from Kaye to Louise Webber Regarding the Great Miami Hurricane, 1926

Letter from Kaye to Louise Webber Regarding the Great Miami Hurricane, 1926

Date
1926-10-21
Description
This letter describes hurricanes that hit southeastern Florida on September 18 and October 21, 1926. Letter written by "Kaye" from the Floridian Hotel in Miami Beach to Louise Webber (d. 1993) of Bangor, Maine, detailing Kaye's activities both during and in the aftermath of the storms. She begins with remarks on the October 21 storm, before plunging into the events of September 18 and the days that followed. It is known from the letter that Kaye was a resident and employee of The Floridian Hotel. However, her exploits detail conditions beyond the Floridian, such as her walk across the causeway and in Hollywood, where she searched for "her folks."
Collection
Letter from Okeechobee Business Owner Edward B. Seegers to Floyd Christian Expressing Disdain for Teacher Walkout, 1968

Letter from Okeechobee Business Owner Edward B. Seegers to Floyd Christian Expressing Disdain for Teacher Walkout, 1968

Date
1968-02-22
Description
President of Burgner Molasses Company voices disapproval of teacher walkout. "If I defaulted on a contract... I would expect to be sued and have damages assessed against me."
Collection
Map of the Dixie Highway System, 1919

Map of the Dixie Highway System, 1919

Date
1919 (circa)
Description
Map of the Dixie Highway system, drawn by Rudolph J. Shutting of Chattanooga. The map shows the route traversing the U.S. from Michigan and Chicago south to Miami, including alternate or auxiliary routes along the way. The Dixie Highway was first proposed in 1915 by Carl Graham Fisher.
Collection
Map of the W.J. Conners Highway and connecting roads, ca. 1924

Map of the W.J. Conners Highway and connecting roads, ca. 1924

Date
1924 (circa)
Description
Color map showing the route of the Conners Highway and its connections, making a complete east-west route between Florida's Gulf and Atlantic coasts. The map was included in a pamphlet promoting the area around Okeechobee City as prime agricultural real estate. In addition to the highway, the map also shows the locations of several canals leading away from Okeechobee, as well as railroads, bodies of water, and names of major towns and cities.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
n2004-1_b001_f09_01Articles About Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931textWomen legislators--United States
High school students
Education, Secondary
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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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flc_br0082Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Wildlife Management AreastextHunting
Wildlife management areas
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m86-38_b001_f22_01Fuller Warren Inauguration ProgramtextInauguration
Governors -- Florida
Public officers
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flc_br0158Hunting Dates, Hours, and Bag Limits, 1960-61textFish and game licenses
Hunting
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s1850_b006_f19_x01Itinerary for Visit of Chinese Delegation to Florida, May-June 1979textTrade missions
Visitors, Foreign
Non-state actors (International relations)
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n2013-15_b001_f01_01Letter from Kaye to Louise Webber Regarding the Great Miami Hurricane, 1926textHurricanes
Hurricane damage
Natural disasters--Florida--Miami
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s303_b010_f17_14Letter from Okeechobee Business Owner Edward B. Seegers to Floyd Christian Expressing Disdain for Teacher Walkout, 1968textStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Education and state--Public opinion
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Collective bargaining
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sle_transportation_03Map of the Dixie Highway System, 1919textAutomobile travel
United States--Dixie Highway
Road maps
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flc_917.5939-o41_01Map of the W.J. Conners Highway and connecting roads, ca. 1924textRoad maps
Land development
Florida--Okeechobee County
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