Ocklawaha River Basin Restoration Project - booklet

297486
Date
1969-12-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Pamphlet describing the history of Lake Apopka and the causes of its polluted state as of the end of the 1960s. A consortium of state agencies was preparing a plan to reverse some of the adverse effects on Lake Apopka by drawing down the water level and consolidating the bottom sediments. The Florid...
Type
text

Mary McLeod Bethune Interview Transcript, ca. 1939

333794
Date
1939
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
An interview between Dr. Charles Spurgeon Johnson and Mary McLeod Bethune discussing Bethune's childhood, her family, her education, her travels, meeting her husband and her experience starting Daytona Literary and Industrial School for Training Negro Girls in Daytona Beach. Page 16 of the document ...
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

Open Meeting Invitation for Koreshan Unity, July 19, 1903

297468
Date
1903-07-19
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Are Brains Necessary? is the first in a series of lectures offered by the Koreshan Unity even Sunday until further notice in Estero, Florida. The first meeting was held July 19, 1903. On the back is a list of Koreshan literature.
Type
text

CORE National Council Meeting Flier, February 11 and 12, 1961

331522
Date
1961-02-11
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Flier detailing the mission and purpose of upcoming CORE National Council meeting in Lexington, Kentucky.
Type
text

Flier advertising reduced-cost oral polio vaccines in Tallahassee, 1964

212362
Date
1964
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Tallahassee oral polio, two doses necessary (Sat. Feb. 29, 1964) and (Sat. May 16, 1964); cost per dose, 75 cents or whatever you can pay; stations open 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. both days sponsored by Leon County Medical Society and Leon County Health Department. General information to the public is p...
Type
text

Invitation to a Lecture Hosted by Koreshan Unity, circa 1903

297471
Date
1903-01-04
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A ticket to a lecture about the functions of the brain. On the back is a list of Koreshanity literature.
Type
text

Capital Press Club - Summary of Songs

297420
Date
1955
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for Capital Press Club's Fifth Annual Headliner Award Skits.
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

Letter from James R. Robinson to Lottie Houston and Marion Hamilton, April 3, 1960

331502
Date
1960-04-03
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from James R. Robinson, executive secretary of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), to Lottie Houston and Marion Hamilton, the mother and stepfather of Patricia and Priscilla Stephens, detailing the importance of the sisters' activism, explaining his time in jail and providing clippings ab...
Type
text

Broadside advertising a Florida Normal College at White Springs

212378
Date
1890
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

Southern Conference Education Fund Report on Hearing by Florida Legislative Investigation Committee, February 15, 1961

331530
Date
1961-02-15
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Press release detailing a hearing by the Florida Legislative Investigation Committee (Johns Committee). The press release discusses how the committee planted spies to uncover the nature of the work of the Southern Conference Educational Fund and the integration movement.
Type
text

Cummer Museum of Art Brochure

297481
Date
1961-01-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure of the Cummer Gallery of Art in Jacksonville, Florida. It provides brief historical analysis of the the Museum and Mrs. Cummer and Membership fees
Type
text

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

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

Letter from Mrs. George Brant about the cancellation of "Miss Nancy's Store"

326664
Date
1967-08-13
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from dismayed parent "Mrs. George Brant" about the cancellation of educational children's television show "Miss Nancy's Store." "For once, couldn't the viewer be considered and some other program be dropped and put the money into this feature that holds so many children's attention?" Newspape...
Type
text

Program, Florida War Recreation Conference - Jacksonville, 1942

318834
Date
1942-10-22
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for the Florida War Recreation Conference, held October 22-24, 1942 at the Hotel George Washington in Jacksonville, Florida. Delegates from the various local defense councils in Florida attended, as well as members of community organizations performing related work. Wartime recreation was co...
Type
text

Facts About the Singing Tower and Sanctuary, Lake Wales, 1936

299288
Date
1936
Collection
Selected Documents
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.
Type
text

NASA John F. Kennedy Space Center Spaceport Public Welcome Brochure, 1968

326737
Date
1968-04-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A brochure for visitors to NASA's John F. Kennedy Space Center. The brochure includes information about the Center's facilities, as well as transportation to and from the area, tours and tour highlights, and fees for visitors.
Type
text

Program of the Inauguration of Farris Bryant as Governor of the State of Florida, January 3, 1961

297451
Date
1961-01-03
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for the Inauguration of Farris Bryant as Governor of The State of Florida and the Members of the Cabinet. January 3, 1961
Type
text

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

297294
Date
1889
Collection
Selected Documents
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

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

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

In Paradise: A Trip to Chipola (Dead) Lakes, Florida, 1892

329321
Date
1892
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Pamphlet promoting Dead Lakes as a tourist attraction. Tourists could ride a steamer along the Chattahoochee River and stop at various towns along the way. The final destination was a two-week stay at the Lake View Hotel in Iola, Florida.
Type
text

Askew Inaugural Detail

297429
Date
1975-01-07
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for Florida Highway Patrol detail for the 1975 Askew inauguration.
Type
text

Official Programme, Florida State Fair: Tampa, Florida, November 15-30, 1905

326727
Date
1905-11-15
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Official programme for the Florida State Fair held from November 15-20, 1905 in Tampa, Florida.
Type
text

"Cedar Key Guide" brochure

297403
Date
1985
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure promoting the history, recreation, business, and culture of Cedar Key.
Type
text

McRorie's Tourist Guide, January 1933

331447
Date
1933-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This guide lists approved tourist homes from Florida to Maine.
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

Rainbow Springs tourist attraction sale presentation package, 1954

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

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