The Sau-Ah-Brah Bureau of Oriental Entertainment at the Florida Chautauqua

212385
Date
1885
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This is a two part advertisement for the Florida Chautauqua at DeFuniak Springs (Feb. 12-14, 1885 at 8 p.m.). The first sheet (Side A) is the announcement of the entire change of program for the 3 nights. Sides B and C have a more complete description of the new kind of entertainment to be presented...
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Broadside advertising land for sale near Lake Monroe and the St. Johns River

212409
Date
1870
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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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Nophsinger & Co. land lottery letter

212412
Date
1857
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text

Pamphlet advertising Jacksonville and the Florida Union

212421
Date
1867-07-01
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Advertisement describing the services of the Florida Land Agency, including a list of lands available for sale.
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Orange City Immigration Society's advertisement for land in Volusia County, circa 1878

212456
Date
1878
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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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Revised Descriptive Circular of Deland Florida

212460
Date
1884
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Jefferson County: Where It Is, and What Can Be Done Here

212461
Date
1887
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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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Special Excursions to Florida

212469
Date
1920
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The greatest opportunity ever offered the homeseeker and investor. Manless land for the landless man. Five years ago no one would have believed it, but come now, and we will show you land that is making $1,000.00 per acre, per annum, in money crops. Land just like it can be bought for $15.00 (Fiftee...
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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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Advertisement for Pfeiffer's Bread, incorporating an article by B.F. Arthur, M.D.

212483
Date
1890
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Flier advertising Pfeiffer's Bread, produced in Pensacola by John F. Pfeiffer. The flier incorporates an article written by B.F. Arthur, a medical doctor, endorsing the bread as particularly healthful.
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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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Advertisement from chemist H. Liscomb Miller of Tampa

212492
Date
1940
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Advertisement from chemist H. Liscomb Miller of Tampa. On one side, Miller asks potential customers to either contact him about potential developments in specialty manufacturing or pass along the flier to someone who is interested. On the reverse side, Miller advertises a manufacturer's laboratory s...
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Promotional mailer from the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce

212495
Date
1956
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text

Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for avocado production and land near Sebring

212501
Date
1922
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Flier advertising land for sale near Sebring, and promoting avocado production as a lucrative career.
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text

Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for land for avocado and mango production near Sebring

212503
Date
1922
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G.R. Clements promotes lands for sale in South Florida for farming tropical fruits (papayas, avocados, pineapples, mangos, oranges, limes, coconuts) for healthy living and economic profit.
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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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Flier encouraging investment in lime production in South Florida

212508
Date
1938
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Description
Flier encouraging people to invest in lime production in South Florida.
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Pamphlet by the Lake County Chamber of Commerce promoting Lake County

297290
Date
1932
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College of Agriculture of the University of Florida Farmer's Short Course, 1912

331444
Date
1912
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This four-week short course was held November 25-December 21, 1912. The pamphlet includes subjects taught during the short course, reasons why the course should be taken and the cost of the course.
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Dade County Florida Palm Prairie Tract, ca. 1916

331492
Date
1916
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Promotional booklet describing lands for sale by the Dade Muck Land Company in Palm Prairie. The company hopes the land will become of "great horticultural and agricultural value."
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Farming Under Water: A Permanent Income from Oyster Royalties, 1933

331498
Date
1933
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Information about purchasing oyster seeds from the Cultivated Oyster Farms Corporation to be planted in Apalachicola. There is also information about the corporation's new process and secret formula for powdered, cube and tablet forms of oysters, clams and other seafoods. Powdered products didn't re...
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World War II Food Quiz, 1943

331500
Date
1943
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Description
The food quiz on the front asks questions about the wartime food supply and food rationing. Answers to the questions are on the back.
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text

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