Advertisement for the Florida Central and Peninsular Railroad, 1895

Advertisement for the Florida Central and Peninsular Railroad, 1895

Transcript

THE SHORT LINE

BETWEEN

FLORIDA AND THE NORTH.

THE

Florida Central and Peninsular

RAILROAD.

Double Daily Trains

BETWEEN

NEW YORK AND JACKSONVILLE,

Connecting also with St. Augustine.

These trains run via Savannah, Columbia, Lynchburg, Washington, Baltimore and Philadelphia, connecting over same line for ASHEVILLE, and the favorite resports of the Mountains of Virginia and the Carolinas.

Double Daily Trains

BETWEEN

MACON, ATLANTA AND JACKSONVILLE,

In connection with the Southern Railway- the only line entering the EXPOSITION GROUNDS.

Daily between Cincinnati and Jacksonville.

The Cincinnati and Florida Limited, a vestibuled train, making close connection with Chicago, Detroit, Cleveland, Louisville and all points West.

Daily between St. Louis, Kansas City, Chicago, all Arkansas and Missouri points, and Jacksonville.

Only line between NEW ORLEANS and JACKSONVILLE with through Sleepers. Runs through the beatuful Middle Florida Hill Country- Pensacola and Escambia Bay.

All these trains connect with St. Augustine, the Indian River, and St. Johns River points, direct for Ocala, Gainesville, Leesburg, Orlando, Winter Park, and all West Coast points- Hunting and Fishing Resorts. Send for list. Send for best Indexed Map of Florida.

NORTHERN AGENCIES:

J.L. ADAMS, General Eastern Agent, 353 Broadyway, New York.

W.B. Pennington, General Western Agent, 169 Walnut Street, Cincinnati.

E.D. Palmer, Agent, 197 Washington Street, Boston.

Daniel Lammot, Southern Agent, 40 S. Third street, Philadelphia.

John R. Duval, Agent, 205 E. Baltimore street, Baltimore.

H.F. Davis, Commercial Building, St. Louis.

G.W. Carhart, Endicott Building, St. Paul, Minn.

N.S. PENNINGTON, Traffic Manager

WALER G. COLEMAN,

A.O. MacDONELL,

Gen. Trav. Agt., Jacksonville, Fla.

Gen. Pass. Agt., Jacksonville, Fla.

Source

State Library of Florida: Florida Collection, 917.59-I54 01

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).