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

Florida Highway Map, 1921

299283
Date
1921
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Black and white map of Florida's highways as of 1921. The map differentiates between improved roads and roads of poor, fair, or good quality. The Panhandle region was either not included in this map or is missing. The map was included as an inset in Homer D. Grant, "The Traveler's Guide of Florida w...
Type
text

Brochure - Florida's State Parks Invite You, ca. 1955

339574
Date
1955
Collection
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Description
Brochure and map describing the facilities and attractions available at each of Florida's state parks and historic memorials.
Type
text

Map of the Dixie Highway System, 1919

318848
Date
1919
Collection
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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

Florida Turnpike and Interstate System Brochure, 1966

339690
Date
1966
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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

Map of Koreshan State Historic Site, ca. 1976

331385
Date
1976
Collection
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Description
The map shows the area involved with the delay of road expansion.
Type
image

Map of Alachua County, 1883

298138
Date
1883
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Description
Map of townships, railroads, county roads, and communities in Alachua and parts of the surrounding counties. The map is notable for its inclusion of a number of smaller railroads that were later absorbed into larger railroad networks. Shown on the map are the: Live Oak, Tampa & Charlotte Harbor Rail...
Type
text

Tallahassee's Live Oak Trail brochure, 1941

327570
Date
1941
Collection
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Description
A brochure with the route and a map of the second annual Tallahassee's Live Oak Trail. Listed are significant points of interest in and around Tallahassee.
Type
text

Keystone Inn Brochure, ca. 1928

333847
Date
1928
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A brochure advertising Keystone Inn in Keystone Heights, Florida. The brochure describes area attractions, including the Florida Chautauqua, a bath house, a golf course and other outdoor activities. The back of the brochure has a map of Florida and directions to Keystone Inn.
Type
text

Flier advertising transportation, land, and hotel accommodations at Atlantic Beach

212465
Date
1901
Collection
Selected Documents
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.
Type
text

Welcome to the Wakulla Springs State park Cherokee sink unit

324389
Date
2005-01-24
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure providing information of the the Wakulla Springs State Park's Cherokee Sink Unit and directions to the sink
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

Directory of Cape Canaveral and Vicinity by the NASA Launch Operations Directorate, 1962

341221
Date
1962
Collection
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Description
A directory of NASA offices, motels, restaurants, transportation, churches, recreation and emergency services in the Cape Canaveral area. There is also a facilities map and a map of hotels and restaurants.
Type
text

Pamphlet by the Lake County Chamber of Commerce promoting Lake County

297290
Date
1932
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

Move the State Capital to Jacksonville Pamphlet, 1900

341213
Date
1900
Collection
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Description
A pamphlet explaining why the capital of Florida should be moved from Tallahassee to Jacksonville. The back has a map showing how "All roads lead to Jacksonville."
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

Advertisement for the Winton Six Automobile, 1912

305318
Date
1912-10-12
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Advertisement for the Winton Six automobile, emphasizing its value and relatively low markup. The car was manufactured by the Winton Motor Car Company in Cleveland, Ohio. Printed on page 19 of the October 12, 1912 edition of Harper's Weekly Magazine.
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

Advertisement for the Blue Waters Hotel, Miami Beach

212577
Date
1961
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

Promotional Booklet for Crescent City, Florida, 1926

324364
Date
1926
Collection
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Description
Promotional booklet about the climate, culture, outdoor activities and investments available in Crescent City.
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

Wakulla County- Florida's last uncrowded playground Brochure

324388
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure on information about Wakulla County
Type
text

Address to the Legislative Council of Florida on the Subject of Its Colored Population by Zephaniah Kingsley, 1823

345199
Date
1823
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Address to the Territorial Legislative Council of Florida by Zepahaniah Kingsley, a member of the Council and a slaveholder. Kingsley shares his views on the necessity of slavery for Florida's economy and how best to manage the presence of both slaves and free persons of color in the territory.
Type
text

Advertisement for Packer of Florida advertising agency, with Florida map

297295
Date
1940
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
An advertisement for the Packer of Florida advertising agency, encouraging potential customers to take advantage of the increase in automobile tourism in the state
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

See Florida's Silver Springs from Paradise Park for Colored People, Brochure, ca. 1949

333821
Date
1949
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure advertising Paradise Park, a segregated recreation area at Silver Springs. The brochure lists attractions available to visitors and tells the legend of the bridal chamber underwater at the spring.
Type
text

Seeing Jacksonville - Busch Auto Tours - pamphlet, 1913

318846
Date
1913
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Pamphlet advertising sightseeing trips in the Jacksonville area and Havana, Cuba by Busch's Auto Tours. Busch's Auto Tours was established in 1903. The pamphlet includes an insert with a small street map of Jacksonville. A list of the major stops on each of the tours is included.
Type
text

History of Olympia - Picture City - booklet

297497
Date
1926-01-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Booklet advertising the planned community of Olympia or Picture City in Martin County on Florida's Atlantic coast. The booklet describes the planned community, provides maps, and outlines the benefits of settling in the area. Olympia - Picture City was to be located on the Dixie Highway and the Flor...
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

Sam O. Purdom generating station- Unit 8, St. Marks, Florida

324378
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure on Sam. O. Paurdom's Generating Station- Unit 8 in St. Marks, Florida
Type
text

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