Diary Entry of Daniel H. Wiggins, 1838

333852
Date
1838-11-05
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An entry from Daniel H. Wiggins' diary dated November 5, 1838, with comments on farming, soil conditions, economic opportunities in the Florida territory and his fear of the Seminoles. He also discusses the visit of a group of soldiers to Thomas Randall's plantation south of Monticello, Florida.
Type
text

Fort Marion and Fort Matanzas National Monuments Booklet, 1942

333879
Date
1942
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Booklet about the history of Fort Marion and Fort Matanzas in St. Augustine, Florida. Also included are photographs and a location map of the forts.
Type
text

Certificate from the Mayor of Ybor City Honoring Secretary of State R.A. Gray for his Contributions, 1955

327694
Date
1955-09-26
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Certificate from the mayor of Ybor City honoring Secretary of State R.A. Gray for his contributions
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text

Candidates questionnaire for justices of the Florida Supreme Court, 1972

297341
Date
1972
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Description
The League of Women Voters of Florida conducted a questionnaire of all candidates for Justice of the Florida Supreme Court ahead of the primary election held September 12, 1972. The questionnaire asked the candidates to provide biographical information and provide their views on several topics. The ...
Type
text

Poem "Our Beautiful Historic Florida" by R.R. Riley, principal of Zephyrhills High School

212377
Date
1923
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Poem about Florida written to honor National Education Week (1923).
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text

Company F 210th Infantry Training Battalion Christmas Menu, Camp Blanding, 1943

330031
Date
1943
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Description
In addition to the menu, the names of servicemen are listed.
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text

Program for Southern Governor's Conference January 11-13, 1942.

297450
Date
1942-01-11
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Description
Program for the Southern Governor's Conference held at the McAllister Hotel in Miami, Florida January 11-13, 1942.
Type
text

Miami "Cape Florida" Cruise on Yacht "Dixie" - brochure

326733
Date
1950
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Description
Brochure for the A.G.H. Lines "Cape Florida" cruise on the yacht "Dixie" circling the Keys and Bay of Biscayne.
Type
text

Reprint of a promotional news piece on DeLeon Springs in Volusia County, 1889

297294
Date
1889
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Description
A reprint of a full-page promotional news piece by the DeLeon Springs Company advertising the history and business opportunities of DeLeon Springs in Volusia County.
Type
text

Copy of R.A. Gray and Grace P. Mullins' Marriage Certificate, 1939

327685
Date
1939-07-10
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Description
Copy of Grace P. Mullins and R.A. Gray's marriage certificate dated July 10, 1939. The couple was originally married on December 23, 1903.
Type
text

History of Olympia - Picture City - booklet

297497
Date
1926-01-01
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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

Tin Can Tourists of the World's 51st annual convention, 1974- program

324374
Date
1974-03-25
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Description
Program of the 51st annual convention by the Tin Can Tourist of the World
Type
text

Correspondence Regarding Anita Bryant's Position on Amendment Two, 1978

331383
Date
1978-10-24
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Description
Letter from Barbara Andrews of the Florida League of Women Voters sharing a circular letter by Anita Bryant regarding proposed constitutional revision number two. Bryant's position was in opposition to "the right for men to marry men, and women to marry women...and the right of homosexual couples to...
Type
text

Attention, Citizens of St. Augustine' - Warning to Citizens about Confidence Men, 1922

326736
Date
1922-12-09
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Description
A proclamation issued by the Post-Office Inspector in Jacksonville warning citizens of St. Augustine about the dangers of confidence men in their city. Approximately 150 names of suspected confidence men are listed and information on their whereabouts and activities is requested.
Type
text

Rainbow Springs tourist attraction sale presentation package, 1954

327613
Date
1954
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Description
Rainbow Springs, "Florida's most rapidly growing attraction," sale presentation package, 1954
Type
text

Pamphlet - A Winter in Fort George, Florida, ca. 1888

297561
Date
1888
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Description
Pamphlet advertising Fort George Island, located in Duval County near the mouth of the St. Johns River. The pamphlet was published by the Fort George Island Company, and includes a map of proposed developments, engravings of the island, climate information, and testimonials from visitors.
Type
text

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