License plate contest entry featuring outline of Florida and words "Space Port"

327577
Date
1985
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
License plate contest entry from Frank Ambrose of Cross City, Fl, featuring green outline of Florida and slogan "Space Port."
Type
image

License plate contest entry featuring rendering of Mickey Mouse

327578
Date
1985
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
License plate contest entry from Frank Ambrose of Cross City, Fl, featuring "Mickey Mouse."
Type
image

Florida Turnpike and Interstate System Brochure, 1966

339690
Date
1966
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure with detailed map of the Florida Turnpike system, along with other major state and federal highways. Mileage charts and useful information about the Florida Turnpike's facilities are included.
Type
text

McRorie's Tourist Guide, January 1933

331447
Date
1933-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This guide lists approved tourist homes from Florida to Maine.
Type
text

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

Invitation to the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Cross Florida Barge Canal at the Rodeheaver Boys Ranch, 1964

297491
Date
1964-02-27
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Invitation from Governor C. Farris Bryant, the Canal Authority of Florida, and the United States Army Corps of Engineers to attend the groundbreaking ceremony for the Cross Florida Barge Canal at the Rodeheaver Boys Ranch on February 27, 1964. President Lyndon Johnson was expected to attend. The pro...
Type
text

The Florida Ship Canal Scandal (1941) - leaflet

297495
Date
1941-08-20
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Leaflet published by C. Lyman Spencer arguing against the Florida Ship Canal, which was at that time under consideration. Using maps and statistics, Spencer points out that a small number of canal proponents have been ramming through the measure without adequately addressing the potential risks for ...
Type
text

Advertisement for the Blair Villas Motel, Miami Beach

212613
Date
1966
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

Program for 4th Florida State Conference of Social Work

297389
Date
1950
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program outlining Florida Fourth State Conference of Social Work schedule.
Type
text

Broadsides advertising meetings of the Annual Religious Conference of Triumph the Church and Kingdom of God in Christ, 1940-41

212370
Date
1940
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A notice of the times and places the Congress will meet (1st through 9th). Florida meetings (4th through 9th) are scheduled for Marianna, Perry, Jacksonville, St. Petersburg, Ft. Pierce and Miami. Meetings will be held beginning November 1940 through January 1941.
Type
text

Dedication of St. Johns Lock Program, 1968

297492
Date
1968-12-14
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for the dedication of the St. Johns Lock on the Ocklawaha River, part of the Cross Florida Barge Canal. The ceremony was held December 14, 1968. features included addresses from state and local officials, as well as Congressional representatives. The program also provides statistics about th...
Type
text

Reprint of Miami's first telephone directory

297306
Date
1899
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Reprint of Miami's first telephone directory, published by the Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company for the 26th program meeting of the Historical Association of Southern Florida, held December 16, 1947 and devoted to the history of the telephone in Miami.
Type
text

Program for the 5th Annual City Wide Sisterhood and Brotherhood Day at Calvary Baptist Church in Tallahassee

327701
Date
1978-09-17
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
The program lists the schedule for the day and includes the hymn "Rise Up, O People of God." A pledge written by Bernyce Clausell titled "Sisterhood and Brotherhood Pledge" also appears.
Type
text

Reports of Investigators on Meetings of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and the Ku Klux Klan, 1964

333811
Date
1964-07-27
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Reports of a Johns Committee investigator who attended a Ku Klux Klan rally and Southern Christian Leadership Conference meeting in 1964.
Type
text

Guide to Pensacola, Florida: The Annapolis of the Air - booklet, ca. 1944

318835
Date
1944
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Booklet developed by the Pensacola Municipal Advertising Board to promote Pensacola to visitors and potential residents. The booklet contains information on Pensacola's history, local attractions, public utilities, recreational opportunities, military establishments, major industries, city bus route...
Type
text

Re-Creating in Lakeland and Polk County, Florida, 1925

336128
Date
1925
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Booklet advertising Lakeland and Polk County more broadly as a prime destination for tourism and recreation. Includes information about fishing, potential automobile excursions, sports and other activities.
Type
text

Pensacola and Georgia Railroad Company $500 Bond Certificate, 1860

331469
Date
1860-04-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Bond certificate for $500 from the Pensacola and Georgia Railroad Company, dated April 1, 1860. Signatures are crossed out.
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

Promotional Brochure for Six Gun Territory in Silver Springs, Florida

327573
Date
1963
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure for Six Gun Territory, a "roaring west" themed amusement park in Silver Springs.
Type
text

Twentieth Annual Meeting of the Florida Woman's Christian Temperance Union Program

297432
Date
1903-04-21
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program of events for the Twentieth annual meeting of the Florida Woman's Christian Temperance Union
Type
text

Fort Clinch State Park Opening, c.1962 - brochure

324351
Date
1962
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure with history and information about the state park as well as a detailed guide map.
Type
text

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

326740
Date
1892
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

Program for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference's Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration, 1997

327703
Date
1997-01-19
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
The program includes a biographical sketch of Martin Luther King; information about Mothers in Crisis, Inc.; the biography of Bishop Adam J. Robinson, Jr.; the order of the day's events; and the genesis of the Tallahassee chapter of the SCLC.
Type
text

Advertisement for Hibernia, Fleming's Island, Florida

212533
Date
1885
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
An attractive old-fashioned southern home, surrounded by oak and orange groves delightfully situated on the beautiful St. Johns River, twenty-three miles South of Jacksonville.''
Type
text

Program, Florida War Recreation Conference - Jacksonville, 1942

318834
Date
1942-10-22
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for the Florida War Recreation Conference, held October 22-24, 1942 at the Hotel George Washington in Jacksonville, Florida. Delegates from the various local defense councils in Florida attended, as well as members of community organizations performing related work. Wartime recreation was co...
Type
text

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

333854
Date
1926-10-21
Collection
Selected Documents
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...
Type
text

Campaign poster for Sidney J. Catts, 1920

212324
Date
1920
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Side one: To the Democratic Voters of Florida. A letter defending Catts against the negative publicity he received in newspapers from around the State of Florida -- Speaking announcement to be completed (place, date, and time).
Type
text

Fuller Warren Inauguration Program

327571
Date
1949-01-04
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A program for the inauguration of Fuller Warren.
Type
text

Jefferson County: Where It Is, and What Can Be Done Here

212461
Date
1887
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Jefferson County is the Banner County of the State. More of its chief crop, cotton, is produced that in any county in the State. Its resources are unlimited, its climate unsurpassed, its soil equals any in any civilized country. ... Any further information about the county, etc., will be cheerfully...
Type
text

Kissimmee, Osceola County, Florida - The Cross-State City, ca. 1926

339989
Date
1926
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Booklet promoting Kissimmee and the surrounding area as a good place to visit or relocate. Statistics, a highway map and numerous photographs illustrate the region's qualities.
Type
text

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