Orange City Immigration Society's advertisement for land in Volusia County, circa 1878

212456
Date
1878
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Advertisement from the Orange City Immigration Society for land in Volusia County. The document describes the physical features of the landscape and improvements made to the community. The land for sale was located within 2 miles of "Blue Spring" and near the St. Johns River.
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text

Map of Florida showing New Town of Belleview, 1884

299287
Date
1884
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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

Territorial Census Returns, 1838 and 1840; Election Returns, 1838-1845

333792
Date
1845
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Selected Documents
Description
This document includes the territorial census for 1838 and 1840. There are also election returns for the election of members of the convention and council, October 1838; elections for delegates in 1839, 1841 and 1843; elections for members of council, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842, 1843 and 1844; and numbe...
Type
text

The 1941 Season of Cassadaga Assembly Announcement Brochure

326748
Date
1941
Collection
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Description
A brochure announcing the forty-seventh session of the Cassadaga Assembly in 1941. The brochure includes information on the hotel and auditorium, the entertainment, the visiting lecturers and mediums, the surrounding location including a map, and the board of trustees.
Type
text

Flier for Coon Hunting Hootenanny and Florida Championship Inboard Coon Hound Field Trial, 1967

297323
Date
1967
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Description
Flier promoting the upcoming Coon Hunting Hootenanny and Florida Championship Inboard Coon Hound Field Trial. The event was to be held at the band shell in Daytona Beach on August 19, 1967.
Type
text

Flier for Coon Hunting Hootenanny and Florida Championship Inboard Coon Hound Field Trial, 1966

297321
Date
1966
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Flier promoting the upcoming Coon Hunting Hootenanny and Florida Championship Inboard Coon Hound Field Trial. The event was to be held at the band shell in Daytona Beach on August 20, 1966.
Type
text

Map of the Dixie Highway System, 1919

318848
Date
1919
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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

The Benson Reflector - Benson Springs, Florida - February 1932

338015
Date
1932-02
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Selected Documents
Description
Inaugural number of the Benson Reflector, a newsletter published by the senior students of the Benson Springs Junior High School near what is now Enterprise in Volusia County. The newsletter includes material on both faculty and students, as well as jokes. Many students are identified throughout the...
Type
text

Commencement Exercises for Benson Springs Junior High School - June 6, 1929

338014
Date
1929-06-06
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Description
Program for a graduation ceremony for the tenth grade students of the Benson Springs Junior High School in Benson Springs in Volusia County. Benson Springs was a short-lived name for Enterprise; the name was changed back in 1937. The program lists the school personnel, the names of the graduates, an...
Type
text

Telegram from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Sholtz, 1934

324342
Date
1934-01-31
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Telegram on the lynching of Robert Johnson in Tampa.
Type
text

Telegram to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian from FSU Teacher Fellowship Program Expressing Support for FEA During Teachers' Strike, 1968

329124
Date
1968-02-17
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Description
Public school teachers in FSU teacher fellowship program expressing solidarity with FEA.
Type
text

The Southern Cassadaga Spiritualist Campmeeting Association 31st Annual Convention Program, 1925

333883
Date
1925
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for the Southern Cassadaga Spiritualist Campmeeting Association 31st annual meeting held from January 4-March 1, 1925 in Cassadaga, Florida. The program includes information about the National Spiritualist Association declaration of principles; the officers of the Southern Cassadaga Spiritua...
Type
text

Meet Me at the Anti-Mosquito Conference: Daytona, December 6-7

297362
Date
1910
Collection
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Description
Flier for conference on elimination of disease carrying mosquitoes.
Type
text

Program for a Recital by Mrs. Virginia Henderson's Music Class at Benson Springs Junior High School - March 15, 1932

338013
Date
1932-03-15
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Description
This program lists the performances given during the March 15, 1932 music recital put on by Mrs. Virginia Henderson's music class at Benson Springs Junior High School. The program was pasted onto the page of a scrapbook.
Type
text

Florida's Finest Attractions Brochure, ca. 1947

339352
Date
1947
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Description
Brochure advertising 31 attractions across Florida. The inside of the brochure has a map of Florida with arrows indicating where these attractions are located and a brief description of each place. The back of the brochure has a checklist of the attractions and a space for tourists to record the dat...
Type
text

Condemned to Die: Amos Quito

297361
Date
1910
Collection
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Description
Flier for conference on elimination of disease carrying mosquitoes.
Type
text

Advertisement for the Union Bus Terminal - Daytona, 1924

320056
Date
1924
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Advertisement for the Union Bus Terminal in Daytona, Florida, located at 128 Magnolia Avenue. Coaches traveled from the station to DeLand, Sanford, Orlando, Tampa, St. Petersburg, Ocala, Palatka, St. Augustine, Jacksonville, New Smyrna, Cocoa, West Palm Beach, Miami, Ormond, and Ormond Beach. Printe...
Type
text

Leaflet advertising the Hotel Princess Issena in Seabreeze, Fla., circa 1920s

298129
Date
1920
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Leaflet advertising the Hotel Princess Issena in Seabreeze, Florida just outside Daytona in Volusia County. The leaflet includes a detailed description of the hotel's amenities and services, including automobile and horse rentals, excursions on the Tomoka River, hot and cold baths, etc. Makes refere...
Type
text

Record of Permits to Cut Timber on State Lands, 1879-1885

338010
Date
1879
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Ledger containing a record of permits issued to private individuals to cut timber on state lands in Florida. For each numbered permit, the ledger lists the name of the permit holder, his county of residence, the kind of timber to be cut, where it could be cut from, and where it was to be delivered a...
Type
text

Dr. Bohannon's Hospital and Sanitarium, Daytona, 1909 - Pamphlet

324353
Date
1909
Collection
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Description
1909 pamphlet about the facilities and enviroment of Dr. Bohannon's Hospital and Sanitarium in Dayona.
Type
text

Revised Descriptive Circular of Deland Florida

212460
Date
1884
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970

332911
Date
1970
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Series of newsletters published by Lawton Chiles' 1970 campaign for U.S. Senate during Chiles' walk across Florida. The reports describe the route Chiles took, as well as the people he met and the topics they discussed. Other politicians, representing local and state governments, joined Chiles at va...
Type
text

Advertisement for the St. Johns and Halifax Railroad, 1887

298146
Date
1887
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Print advertisement for the St. Johns and Halifax Railroad, which had just been completed to Daytona. The ad emphasized that points on the Halifax River could be reached in just four hours from Jacksonville. The railroad is nicknamed "White Rail Road" in the ad. Printed on page 20 of the Florida Off...
Type
text

Memorandum from CORE, Report of Cities with New Lunch Counters, December 8, 1960

331524
Date
1960-12-08
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
CORE memo reporting the cities in the United States where new lunch counters have opened since February 1, 1960. A total of 126 lunch counters opened.
Type
text

Florida at the Crossroads of the World Brochure, ca. 1934

339337
Date
1934
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure explaining why Florida needs to create an exhibit at Rockefeller Center in New York, New York. The brochure cites the success of the Florida exhibits during the Century of Progress World's Fair in Chicago, Illinois, from May 27, 1933 to October 31, 1934, as the reason for another exhibit in...
Type
text

Memorandum from CORE, Report of Lunch Counter Demonstrations, December 8, 1960

331523
Date
1960-12-08
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Memo from CORE outlining locations of recent demonstrations against lunch counter segregation across the South.
Type
text

A Special Day for Boys and Girls sponsored by the Florida WCTU flier

297439
Date
1974-06-13
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Flier advertising the youth program A Special Day for Girls and Boys sponsored by the Florida WCTU
Type
text

Draft of Interview Questions for Mary McLeod Bethune, ca. 1939

333800
Date
1939
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This document appears to be a list of questions from Daniel Williams sent to Mary McLeod Bethune as part of an ongoing discussion regarding the planned biography. Williams mentions that he will enclose a chapter of the book. The book was never published.
Type
text

The Merger Completed, Address of the President of Bethune-Cookman College, Daytona Beach, ca. 1931

333793
Date
1931
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This document includes an address by Mary McLeod Bethune, president of the Daytona Normal and Industrial Institute for Negro Girls. Bethune was addressing the Board of Education of the Methodist Episcopal Church as she was signing the deed to give the board control of the institute.
Type
text

Advertisement for the Beacon Motel, Daytona Beach

212585
Date
1963
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

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