License plate contest featuring child's artwork

327586
Date
1985
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
License plate contest entry featuring Gregg Garber's drawing of a Florida man on black background.
Type
image

License plate contest featuring rocket ship and slogan "Where the Future is"

327585
Date
1985
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
License plate contest entry by Bela Gajdos of Winter Haven, Fl, featuring rocket ship and the slogan "Where the Future Is."
Type
image

License plate contest entry featuring Florida man cutting his friend from the belly of a Florida alligator

327603
Date
1985
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
License plate contest entry submitted by Loman O. Parent of Auburndale, Fl, featuring two designs, including one depiction of a Florida man cutting his friend "Fred" from the belly of a gator.
Type
image

Polk Hotel Company Mortgage Bond, 1925

326720
Date
1925-07-25
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Polk Hotel Company Mortgage Bond issued in 1925 by Adair Realty & Trust Co.
Type
text

Poster advertising the Carillon Festival at the Bok Tower Gardens in Polk County, 1990

297296
Date
1990
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Poster advertising the Carillon Festival at the Bok Tower Gardens in Polk County, Florida. The event featured recitals, garden walks, and special exhibits. Sponsored in part by the Polk County Tourist Development Council.
Type
text

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

299285
Date
1924
Collection
Selected Documents
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 al...
Type
text

Map of the Dixie Highway System, 1919

318848
Date
1919
Collection
Selected Documents
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.
Type
text

Map of Florida showing New Town of Belleview, 1884

299287
Date
1884
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Map of the Florida peninsula accompanying a promotional booklet for Belleview in Marion County. The map shows railroads, bodies of water, settlements, and county boundaries. Included as a fold-out map in the back of the Marion Land and Improvement Company's Belleview: A New England Colony and Winter...
Type
text

Advertisement for College Park Realty Company, Lincolnville

321314
Date
1934
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Ad Printed on page 36 in Polk's City Directory of St. Augustine, 1934.
Type
text

License plate contest entry featuring woman in bathing suit

327574
Date
1985
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
License plate contest entry from Lo Alexander of Lakeland, Fl, featuring woman in bathing suit.
Type
image

License plate contest entry featuring fisherman

327575
Date
1985
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
License plate contest entry from Lo Alexander of Lakeland, Fl, featuring drawing of a fisherman
Type
image

Vehicle Registration Card for Roux Crate Company, 1921

297440
Date
1921-01-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Vehicle registration card for 1921 issued to the Roux Crate Company of Bartow, Florida by the State Comptroller's Office. The card is signed by State Comptroller Ernest Amos. The vehicle being registered was a trailer weighing one ton. The card explains relevant registration procedures on the revers...
Type
text

Letter from Mrs. Fred C. Elliot to Senator Spessard Holland, July 15, 1940

329087
Date
1940-07-15
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from Mrs. Fred C. Elliot requesting that Senator Spessard Holland mention Tallahassee's live oak trees in his inauguration speech.
Type
text

License plate contest entry featuring drawing of a gator wearing mouse ears.

327590
Date
1985
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
License plate contest entry submitted by Rosemary Davis of Lakeland, featuring a gator with mouse ears.
Type
image

Turn-by-turn Directions from Bartow to Haines City, 1924

318841
Date
1924
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Turn by turn directions for driving from Bartow to Haines City in Polk County, Florida. State and U.S. highways were not yet marked at this time, hence the need for detailed instructions to motorists traveling along public roadways. Published on page 54 of The Florida Times-Union's "Florida Roads an...
Type
text

License plate contest entry featuring slogan "Land of Retirement" and "Fountain of Youth"

327591
Date
1985
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
License plate contest entry submitted by Art Street of Lakeland, Fl. One design features the slogan "Land of Retirement" and another with the slogan "Eureka Fountain of Youth>"
Type
image

Copy of R.A. Gray and Grace P. Mullins' Marriage Certificate, 1939

327685
Date
1939-07-10
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Copy of Grace P. Mullins and R.A. Gray's marriage certificate dated July 10, 1939. The couple was originally married on December 23, 1903.
Type
text

"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" flier

297396
Date
1942
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Flier advising service men to use prophylactics to prevent venereal disease; includes a list of army medical stations that provide them.
Type
text

Program for U.S. Senator Spessard L. Holland Appreciation Dinner Jan. 7, 1971

297448
Date
1971-01-07
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for an Appreciation Dinner for United States Senator Spessard L. Holland held at Bartow Air Base in Bartow, Florida January 7, 1971.
Type
text

Facts About the Singing Tower and Sanctuary, Lake Wales, 1936

299288
Date
1936
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Leaflet describing the Bok Singing Tower in Lake Wales, Florida, as well as the town of Lake Wales and its environs in Polk County. A population table is included.
Type
text

Casa Ybel promotional brochure

297416
Date
1890
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Promotional brochure on Casa Ybel vacation cottages.
Type
text

Program of Recitals at the Singing Tower, 1936-37

299289
Date
1936
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program describing upcoming carillon recitals at the Bok Singing Tower in Lake Wales, Florida. Anton Brees was the carilloneur. The program lists the tunes to be played, along with their creators. A map is included on the back page. The program was published by the Lake Wales Chamber of Commerce.
Type
text

Program of Recitals at the Singing Tower, 1935-36

299290
Date
1935
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program describing upcoming carillon recitals at the Bok Singing Tower in Lake Wales, Florida. Anton Brees was the carilloneur. The program lists the tunes to be played, along with their creators. The program was published by the Lake Wales Chamber of Commerce.
Type
text

Florida Woman's Christian Temperance Union Eighty-Fourth Annual Convention program

297434
Date
1966-10-26
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program of events at the Florida Woman's Christian Temperance Union Eighty-Fourth annual convention
Type
text

Mount Plymouth: Florida's Playground City

324358
Date
1920
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure highlighting the amenities at Mount Plymouth such as golf courses and tournaments, a country club, and fishing.
Type
text

Florida School Bulletin on Americanism vs. Communism, 1961

326667
Date
1961-12
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Reprinted pamphlet describing Florida State Department of Education efforts to develop a high school course on "Americanism vs. Communism."
Type
text

Florida Voter ERA pamphlet

325545
Date
1977
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A July-August 1977 pamphlet explaining the purpose of the Equal Rights Amendment; a message from lobbyist Mary Anne Sherman; the state program 1977-1979; and highlights from the 1977 convention. Members listed include Fran Boudolf, Ruth Ann Bramson, Arnetta Brown, Roxanna Dear, Deannie Picciotti, Ju...
Type
text

Leaflet advertising the Plant System's Overland and Short Sea Route, ca. 1892

326740
Date
1892
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

Official Programme, Florida State Fair: Tampa, Florida, November 15-30, 1905

326727
Date
1905-11-15
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Official programme for the Florida State Fair held from November 15-20, 1905 in Tampa, Florida.
Type
text

Program of the Inauguration of Farris Bryant as Governor of the State of Florida, January 3, 1961

297451
Date
1961-01-03
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for the Inauguration of Farris Bryant as Governor of The State of Florida and the Members of the Cabinet. January 3, 1961
Type
text

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