Draft script for radio spot promoting seafood recipe book, 1965

299295
Date
1965
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Draft script for a 30-second radio advertisement for free seafood recipe books published by the Florida Board of Conservation. The Board distributed this and other spots of varying lengths to radio stations across the state to promote its new seafood recipe book, designed to promote the consumption ...
Type
text

Letter, Harmon W. Shields to Lou Cohen regarding fish smokers - December 10, 1965

299300
Date
1965-12-10
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Written by Harmon W. Shields, Director of Marketing for the Florida Board of Conservation to Lou Cohen of Food Fair Stores, a supermarket chain. Shields informs Cohen that the Florida Legislature had just authorized a marketing division for the Florida Board of Conservation, and that the division ha...
Type
text

Letter, Harmon W. Shields to Earl Watkins regarding oyster canning - June 3, 1965

299296
Date
1965-06-03
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Written by Harmon W. Shields, Director of marketing for the Florida Board of Conservation to Earl Watkins, city manager of Eau Gallie, Florida in Brevard County. Shields refers to the efforts of a man named Clyde Kitchell to establish an oyster cannery in Eau Gallie, and asks Watkins to do what he c...
Type
text

Save Your Cans, Help Pass the Ammunition - poster

297602
Date
1943
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Poster encouraging citizens to save cans and turn them in so they could be recycled for wartime purposes during World War II. The poster includes instructions for preparing the cans for reuse. The image used in the poster is signed by McClelland Barclay, US Navy Reserve.
Type
text

Flier from the Sweetbay Swamp Committee of Tallahassee

297303
Date
1970
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Invites citizens of Tallahassee to contribute to a campaign to preserve a seven-acre parcel of land known as Sweetbay Swamp. In May 1970, the City Commission voted to establish Sweetbay Swamp as a sanctuary provided that half of the funds could be raised by the public and half could be obtained thro...
Type
text

Letter, Harmon W. Shields to R.V. Turner regarding canned lisa - May 26, 1965

299297
Date
1965-05-26
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This letter was written by Harmon W. Shields, Director of marketing for the Florida Board of Conservation to R.V. Turner at the Florida State Prison at Raiford. The Florida Board of Conservation had been attempting to reform the public image of mullet by renaming it "lisa." The hope was that this wo...
Type
text

Cross Florida Barge Canal - leaflet

297493
Date
1969-01-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Leaflet describing the Cross Florida Barge Canal, likely published by the Canal Authority of Florida around 1969. The leaflet lists the Authority members.
Type
text

Recipe for Lisa Casserole, 1963

299293
Date
1963
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Recipe for lisa casserole. The Florida Board of Conservation had been attempting to reform the public image of mullet by renaming it "lisa." The hope was that this would allow the Florida seafood industry to begin canning and marketing the fish to customers nationwide as an alternative to canned tun...
Type
text

Recipe for Lisa Guacamole, 1963

299294
Date
1963
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Recipe for lisa guacamole. The Florida Board of Conservation had been attempting to reform the public image of mullet by renaming it "lisa." The hope was that this would allow the Florida seafood industry to begin canning and marketing the fish to customers nationwide as an alternative to canned tun...
Type
text

Proposed amendments to Florida's Constitution for the special election of 1963

297317
Date
1963
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A flier describing the proposed amendments to Florida's state constitution up for referendum at a special election to be held November 5, 1963. The proposed amendments included one allowing a new bond issue for capital outlay for institutions of higher learning, one allowing a new bond issue for out...
Type
text

Fort Clinch State Park Opening, November 16, 1940 - program

324350
Date
1940-11-16
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program outlining the events of the formal opening of Fort Clinch State Park in Fernandina on November 16, 1940 as well as a breif history.
Type
text

What Uncle Sam Asks of You: General Orders for the Home Front, ca. 1942

339306
Date
1942
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Bulletin issued by the Office of War Information with cooperation from the State Defense Council of Florida regarding rationing of gas and foodstuffs during World War II.
Type
text

Florida Water Conservation League leaflet on the Proposed Ship Canal, 1941

297496
Date
1941-01-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This leaflet was published around 1941 by the Florida Water Conservation League of Bradenton. The leaflet explains how salt water can intrude into Florida's underground aquifer, especially if the structure was disturbed by the proposed canal.
Type
text

Religious Committee for the ERA newsletter

325542
Date
1977-01-10
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Newsletter number 3 of the Florida Religious Committee for the ERA.
Type
text

Food Fights for Freedom campaign - Mobilization Guide, ca. 1943

299298
Date
1943-10-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This mobilization guide, entitled "How to Mobilize Your Community to Make Food Fight for Freedom," was produced by the War Food Administration and the Office of Price Administration in cooperation with the Office of War Information and the Office of Civilian Defense. The guide was designed mainly fo...
Type
text

Letter, J.M. Williams to C.D. Newburn regarding black markets, 1943

299299
Date
1943-06-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This letter was written by J.M. Williams, State Supervisor of the Food Distribution Administration headquartered in Jacksonville, to C.D. Newburn, Chairman of the Hernando County Food Advisory Committee. The purpose was to encourage Newburn to step up local efforts to curtail the black market in mea...
Type
text

Crescent City, Florida, promotional booklet, 1926

324364
Date
1926
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Promotional booklet about the climate, culture, outdoors, and investments available in Crescent City.
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

Pamphlet by the Lake County Chamber of Commerce promoting Lake County

297290
Date
1932
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

National Council of Negro Women Brochure, 1946

333795
Date
1946
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This brochure describes the mission and history of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW). There are photographs of some of the members of the NCNW, a list of affiliated organizations and a list of the metropolitan councils of the NCNW by region.
Type
text

Millard Caldwell Inauguration Program

297426
Date
1945-01-02
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for the inauguration of Millard Caldwell.
Type
text

National Guard Program for Governor Haydon Burns, Jan. 5, 1965

297444
Date
1965-01-05
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program of the Inauguration of Governor Haydon Burns, held January 5, 1965 in Tallahassee, Florida
Type
text

Inauguration of Governor Bob Graham and Lieutenant Governor, 1983 - program

297446
Date
1983-01-04
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for the Inauguration of Governor Bob Graham and Lieutenant Governor Wayne Mixson of Florida, January 4, 1983 in Tallahassee, Florida
Type
text

Reubin Askew Inauguration Program

297430
Date
1971-01-05
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for the 1971 inauguration of Reubin Askew
Type
text

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