Circular letter to the citizens on Conant, Florida, 1887

212289
Date
1887
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Description
Circular letter addressed to the Citizens of Conant, Florida appealing to property owners for a subscription in proportion to the amount of land held by them to improve the leading thoroughfares of the town.
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History of the Burning Spring, Anastasia Island

212405
Date
1899
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"The waters of this Wonderful Spring contains iron, magnesia, sulphurated hydrogen, sodium and other minerals and qualities of a medicinal nature, as well as the peculiar quality of being inflammable, as it will ignite and burn like alcohol by simply touching a lighted match or taper to the water. ....
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Advertisement for Hibernia, Fleming's Island, Florida

212533
Date
1885
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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.''
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text

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

212456
Date
1878
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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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Advertisement for land in central Jefferson County offered by Abe Simmon of Monticello

212447
Date
1918
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...located 12 miles south of Monticello, county seat of Jefferson County... Railroad transportation within one and one-half mile of southern boundary...About 1,500 acres ready for cultivation...Valuable lime deposit on property...The soil is especially fertile and particularly adapted to raising of ...
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Promotional Flier for Galt City

212410
Date
1885
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... Galt City is one of the most delightful places on the line of the P. & A. R. R. for residence, or for those desiring to go into fruit growing & truck farming. ... Special terms made to colonies and permanent settlers. For further information address, W. G. Chipley ... or A. W. Stewart ... Pensac...
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Map showing lands of Catts Realty Company available for sale in Moore Haven

212452
Date
1922
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Description
Advertisement for Catts Realty Company (DeFuniak Springs). Land for sale - land development in Moore Haven, a town in Glades County, promoted for the land's fertility for truck farming and sawgrass muck. Four plans lay out the area for sale in lots for $10 or $20 down and $10 or $20 a month until pa...
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Promotional mailer from the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce

212495
Date
1956
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text

Broadside advertising land for sale near Lake Monroe and the St. Johns River

212409
Date
1870
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text

Advertisement by Catts Realty Company in DeFuniak Springs for land near Moore Haven

212448
Date
1922
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Description
... contracts back from Tampa this week for 100 cars of muck ... goal will be a fertilizer plant in Moore Haven ... Jacksonville Times-Union, July 5, 1922.'' Reprint of article from Jacksonville Times-Union used in advertisement for selling lots in Moore Haven and Glades County by Catts' Realty Comp...
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Flier advertising transportation, land, and hotel accommodations at Atlantic Beach

212465
Date
1901
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Description
Includes full page map showing the subdivision of a part of lots at Atlantic Beach. Surveyed and platted by E. Ben Carter. Aug. 1900.
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text

Revised Descriptive Circular of Deland Florida

212460
Date
1884
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text

Poem by Don W. Wilkie titled "Fort Myers You Are My Home"

212468
Date
1944
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Description
A poetical account of the qualities, beauty and potential of Fort Myers, Florida by Don W. Wilkie, Secretary Chamber of Commerce.
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text

Hollywood-by-the-Sea Brochure, ca. 1924

331439
Date
1924
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Description
A 1920s brochure about Hollywood-by-the-Sea with information about the city's history, the hotels and apartments available there, golf, the Country Club and the ocean.
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text

Advertisement from the Atlantic Seashore Company for land for sale at Atlantic Beach (Neptune)

212466
Date
1915
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Description
An advertisement for the sale of Neptune Beach (Fla.) lots (revised in 1911). ''We have only about twenty ocean front lots and one hundred lots along the paved boulevards, which have not been previously sold or engaged.''
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text

Hollywood By-the-Sea: Florida's All-Year Resort City Brochure, 1925

333884
Date
1925
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Description
Brochure advertising all there is to offer in the "new Florida all-year resort city" of Hollywood By-the Sea in Broward County.
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text

Advertisement for land offered by the St. Andrews Bay Railroad & Land Company

212445
Date
1886
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Description
Description of land of St. Andrew's Bay and surrounding county. Terms. Company address: 227 Main Street, Cincinnati, Ohio.
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text

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

299288
Date
1936
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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.
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Pamphlet advertising Jacksonville and the Florida Union

212421
Date
1867-07-01
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Description
Advertisement describing the services of the Florida Land Agency, including a list of lands available for sale.
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Reprint: "Big Hopkins Tract is Coming Potato Country," Melbourne Times, March 21, 1918

212446
Date
3/21/1918
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Description
Response to article about Deer Park Proposition, known as Hopkins Tract, in Jacksonville Times-Union. Article from Jacksonville Times-Union is repeated in first column and most of second column. Last two paragraphs in second column and third column are comments from the Melbourne Times article.
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text

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

212461
Date
1887
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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...
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text

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