Flier advertising speeches by Hon. William D. Upshaw at the Leon County Courthouse

212257
Date
1932
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Flier advertising speeches by Hon. William D. Upshaw, Prohibition Party candidate for President in 1932, at the Leon County Courthouse. Upshaw was a former Georgia Congressman.
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Reprint from the Jasper News: "Florida's Senate Seats Are Not for Sale. Including a Few Friendly Words to the Lumber Industry."

212262
Date
1927
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November 5, 1927, reprint from Jasper News.
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text

Vote for Herbert P. Caro, Railroad Commissioner - 1934

212301
Date
1934
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Card asking Florida electors to vote Herbert P. Caro for Railroad Commissioner in June 1934.
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text

Campaign flier for Sidney J. Catts

212329
Date
1928
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Side one: To the thousands of Catts supporters in Florida.
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text

Leaflet dropped by the "Spirit of St. Louis" by Charles Lindbergh

212353
Date
1927
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text

Flier encouraging settlement in Florida

212470
Date
1937
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This flier suggests that the next war will bring significant destruction to society, and that readers should move to Florida to avoid being cut off from a stable food supply. "When northern crops fail and transportation systems break down, when northern fields are bronze and trees bear [sic], will y...
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text

"South Florida Land Bargains" in Sebring

212474
Date
1938
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Advertisement for land for sale in south Florida. Six pieces of land advertised ranging from 9 acres to 3195 acres and prices from $3,000 to $19,170 cash or terms.
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text

Advertisement for Tydings' Turpentine Man's Remedy

212484
Date
1939
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Advertisement for Tydings' Turpentine Man's Remedy and a host of other patent medicines. The order blank on the reverse lists these products, including Tydings' Blossoms, Tydings' Special Purgative, Tydings' Healing Calomel Powders, Tydings' Terkeeween Oil, and Tydings' Pink Manhood Tablets, among o...
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text

Advertisement for Dentaperl

212486
Date
1934
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A liquid, put up in small bottles, which when applied to the teeth makes yellow, discolored or tobacco stained teeth as white as snow. Removes all discolorations and stains and makes the teeth shine and glisten like polished Ivory. Costs practically nothing to make and with the selling method I supp...
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text

Flier entitled "Facts You Should Know"

212507
Date
1938
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This flier explains that Earth is divided into tropical, temperate, and frigid zones, and that humans are intended by God to live in the Tropics.
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text

Flier encouraging investment in lime production in South Florida

212508
Date
1938
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Flier encouraging people to invest in lime production in South Florida.
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text

Flier for the Irving Bacheller Florida History Prize Contest, 1937

297307
Date
1937
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Flier describing rules and procedures for the Irving Bacheller Florida History Prize Contest, held under the auspices of Rollins College. The contest was founded in 1920 by Irving Bacheller to "stimulate greater interest among the high school students of Florida in the study of Florida history." The...
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text

Advertisement for Keystone Heights by the local Chamber of Commerce

297291
Date
1933
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text

Pamphlet by the Lake County Chamber of Commerce promoting Lake County

297290
Date
1932
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text

Stop and Wash Your Hands - placard

297360
Date
1930
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Placard telling people to wash their hands with soap.
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text

Florida New Deal Statue Association Certificate

297421
Date
1935
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Certificate for contributing funds to erect a statue honoring FDR.
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text

Souvenir Folder for Dedication of Gorrie Bridge November 11, 1935

297478
Date
1935-11-11
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Souvenir Folder Dedication to the Gorrie Bridge Opening November 11, 1935. A scrapbook of Florida photo of attractions from Pensacola to Tallahassee.
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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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Program of Recitals at the Singing Tower, 1936-37

299289
Date
1936
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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. A map is included on the back page. The program was published by the Lake Wales Chamber of Commerce.
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text

Program of Recitals at the Singing Tower, 1935-36

299290
Date
1935
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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.
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text

Map of Proposed State Forest Park on St. Vincent Island and Lagoon Beach, 1935

305307
Date
1935-04-24
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Map of proposed State Forest Park area on Saint Vincent Island in Franklin County and Lagoon Beach in Gulf County. The map was drawn as part of a 1935 survey conducted by the Florida division of the Federal Emergency Relief Administration in cooperation with the Florida Forest Service. The draftsman...
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text

State Road Department Bulletin: Mixed-in-Place Sand Asphalt in Florida, 1932

318830
Date
1932-01-01
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Description
Booklet by H.C. Weathers, engineer with the State Road Department, entitled "Mixed-in-Place Sand Asphalt." Published January 1932. Weathers wrote the bulletin in response to a number of requests from county officials and contractors for information about the State Road Department's tests involving v...
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text

Shape Note Music: "Florida Storm" by Judge Jackson, 1928

318052
Date
1928
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Description
Shape note music for "Florida Storm," written by J. Jackson in 1928 to commemorate the Great Miami Hurricane of 1926. Published in Judge Jackson, The Colored Sacred Harp (Ozark, Ala.: n.p., 1973), 87-89.
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text

Prescription from Dr. Sun to visit Clearwater, ca. 1930

318849
Date
1930
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Description
Advertisement for Clearwater, Florida designed to mimic a doctor's prescription and directed at potential visitors from "any cold wintry climate." The prescription recommends such activities as sunbathing, shuffleboard, swimmining, lawn bowling, roque, motoring, golf, etc. The ad was pasted onto pag...
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text

Ruth Bryan Owen Brigade student selection ballot, 1931

318840
Date
1931
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Description
Ballot used by high school students in Florida's 4th Congressional district to select participants for the Second Ruth Bryan Owen Brigade trip to Washington, D.C. in 1931. The delegation included students from each of the 4th District's 18 counties. The tour began February 25, 1931 and ended March 2...
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Ruth Bryan Owen Brigade name tag, 1931

318839
Date
1931
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Description
Label used by participants in the Second Ruth Bryan Owen Brigade, a group of senior high school students from Florida's 4th Congressional District who visited Washington as guests of Rep. Owen in 1931. The delegation included students from each of the 4th District's 18 counties. The tour began Febru...
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text

Advertisement for College Park Realty Company, Lincolnville

321314
Date
1934
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Description
Ad Printed on page 36 in Polk's City Directory of St. Augustine, 1934.
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text

Letter from NAACP Secretary Walter White to Governor Sholtz, 1934

324341
Date
1934-10-30
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Description
Correspondence on the lynching of Claude Neal in Marianna.
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text

Telegram from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Sholtz, 1934

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

Telegram from Jessie Daniel Ames to Governor Sholtz, 1934

324343
Date
1934-01-30
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Telegram to Governor Sholtz on the lynching in Tampa from Jessie Daniel Ames
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