Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, 1887

Advertisement for the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, 1887

Transcript

FLORIDA RAILWAY AND NAVIGATION COMPANY

(H.R. DUVAL, RECEIVER.)

SHORTEST, QUICKEST, CHEAPEST AND BEST ROUTE

TO

ALL PRINCIPAL FLORIDA POINTS

SUCH AS

JACKSONVILLE, GAINESVILLE, PANASOFFKEE, FERNANDINA, OCALA, The WITHLACOOCHIE, WALDO, CEDAR KEYS, LEESBURG, HAWTHORNE, WILDWOOD, TAVARES, ORLANDO, TAMPA, HAVANA, CUBA.

And all Principal West Coast and South Florida as well as Middle and West Florida Points.

The only Route to and through Tallahassee, Madison, Monticello and the beautiful Hilly Country of Middle Florida.

Whether you come from the North, East, West or Southwest

YOUR BEST ROUTE

IS VIA THE

FLORIDA RAILWAY & NAVIGATION CO.

Splendid Through Car and Sleeping Car Service,

And the most perfect Local Service in the South.

PARLOR RECLINING CHAIR CARS

Bet. Orlando and Jacksonville on Night Trains.

F.B. PAPY, Traffic Manager, A.O. MacDONNELL, G.P. & T.A.<

Jacksonville, Fla.

For Description of Routes, see page 4. For Schedule, see Time Tables.

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Source

State Library of Florida: Florida Collection, 385-P297-1887 07

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).