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Florida Promotional Materials collection, 1886- | University of Miami Special Collections

By Dennis Ostern

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Collection Overview

Title: Florida Promotional Materials collection, 1886-Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1886-

ID: ASM0250

Extent: 16.0 Boxes

Arrangement:

City Information: Material containing basic information of the city generally used to attract residents and tourists.

State Information: Material containing basic information of the state of Florida generally used to attract residents and tourists.

Sailing: Material containing sailing information, cruises and glass bottom sightseeing.

Fishing: Material containing information on fish and fishing. Can also be found under recreation.

Hotels: Material containing promotional information for hotels, inns, lodging, resorts and motels.

Parks: Material containing promotional information for wildlife parks, recreational parks and zoos.

Transportation: Material containing promotional information for transportation by land and sea.

Food: Material containing information on food, restaurants, beverages and recipes.

Formats/Genres: Announcements, Brochures, Invitations, Tourist maps

Languages: English, Spanish;Castilian

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Florida Promotional Materials (1886 to present) consists of a variety of advertising literature used by governmental and private organizations to depict the region as an ideal vacation destination. The collection includes various richly illustrated printed brochures, maps and flyers that provide information on public safety, tourism, art, horticulture, recreation, sport, education, as well as Florida’s famous hotels and rich wildlife, parks and national monuments. The collection also documents the growth of Florida’s cities to attract tourists and residents alike.

Subject/Index Terms

Art - Florida
Cities and towns - Florida
Festivals - Florida
Florida - Description and travel
Historic sites - Florida
National parks and reserves - Florida
Popular culture - Florida
Sightseeing business
Tourism
Tourism - Florida

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Florida Promotional Materials Collection Finding Aid © 2009 University of Miami. Requests to reproduce or publish materials from this collection should be directed to asc.library@miami.edu.

Related Materials: Digital Initiatives : Florida Promotional Materials Collection. For more information please see http://merrick.library.miami.edu/specialCollections/asm0250.

Preferred Citation: Florida Promotional Materials Collection, Special Collections, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida.

Container List (PDF): http://proust.library.miami.edu/findingaids/legacy/asm0250CL.pdf


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Box 15Add to your cart.
Folder 1Add to your cart.
Item 1: Florida State, 1939Add to your cart.

Greyhound Lines Time Tables

Related Material: Transport

Item 2: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.

Map of Greater Miami Indicating What to See, Where to Go, How to find It

Related Materials: Maps

Item 3: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.

Pollen's Map of Greater Miami Dade Co. Florida

Related Materials: Maps

Folder 2Add to your cart.
Item 1: Florida State, Motor News, 1962Add to your cart.

Motor News Florida & Caribbean Issue December 1962

Related Material: Transport

Folder 3: Hotel Stationery CollectionAdd to your cart.

Contains various letterheads and envelopes from the following hotels and tourist attractions: The Clarendon (Daytona Beach, FL.), Franklin Arms Hotel (Fort Myers, FL.), New Fort Pierce Hotel (Fort Pierce, FL.), Hotel Windsor (Jacksonville, FL.), Surfside Hotel (Miami Beach, FL.), Hotel Marion (Ocala, FL.), Colonial Orange Court Hotel (Orlando, FL.), Corquina Hotel (Ormond Beach, FL.), Hotel Monson on the Waterfront (St. Augustine, FL.), Mira-Mar (Sarasota, FL.), Princess Martha Hotel (St. Petersburg, FL), Nature's Underwater Fairyland (Silver Springs, FL.), Hotel Thomas Jefferson (Tampa, FL.), San Juan Hotel (Orlando, FL.)

Related Materials: Hotels & Tourism

Folder 4: Souvenir of Miami, Fla. The Magic City, ca. 1920Add to your cart.
A short, pictoral booklet, featuring sights and attractions from Miami, FL. The booklet was made by Curt Tech & Co., Chicago, U.S.A.
Folder 5: Florida PamphletsAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Florida State, n.d.Add to your cart.

Atlantic Seaboard Service:  A Favorite Route between Florida and Ports Intermediate to New England All the Year

Related Materials: Transport

Item 2: Ormond Beach, 1923Add to your cart.

Hotel Ormond: the Ormond Orchestra

Related Materials: Hotels

Item 3: St. Petersburg, n.d.Add to your cart.

The Huntington, St. Petersburg: A Resort Hotel of Merit in Florida

Relates Materials: Hotels

Item 4: St. Augustine and St. Johns County, n.d.Add to your cart.

Visit Romantic Old St. Augustine and St. Johns County, Florida

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 5: BelleairAdd to your cart.

The Belleview, Belleair, Fla.

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 6: Silver Springs, n.d.Add to your cart.
An 11-page booklet for the Silver Springs attraction.
Item 7: Sarasota Jungle Gardens, n.d.Add to your cart.
Pamphlet for the attraction in Sarasota.
Item 8: West Indies Cruise De Luxe on Southern Seas: Miami, Havana, Nassau, 1928Add to your cart.
For a cruise from April 27 to May 10
Item 9: Farm Opportunities in Florida, n.d.Add to your cart.
Booklet describing different agricultural opportunites in Florida, most likely from the 1950s/60s
Folder 6: Flyer: Geo K. End and His Original Rattsnake Headquarters, ca. 1941Add to your cart.
Related Materials: Tourism
Folder 7: Flyer: "Welcome to St. Petersburg", n.d.Add to your cart.
Promotional Materials: Periodical Subscription
Folder 8: Pamphlet: "Don't Miss It! - Beautiful Venetial Way: The Short-Safe Way Miami, Miami Beach", n.d.Add to your cart.
Promotional Materials: Maps
Folder 9: Pamphlet: "Summer at St. Petersburg, Florida - The Ideal Year-Round Vacation Center"Add to your cart.
Promotional Materials: Tourism
Folder 10: Pamphlet: Hialeah Race Course, 1948Add to your cart.
Promotional Materials: Attractions
Folder 11: Pamphlet: "Economical-Luxurious Miami Beach Vacation Trips Fall-Winter-Spring, 1950-1951", 1950Add to your cart.
Promotional Materials: Tourism
Folder 12: Pamphlet: The Standard Guide, St. Augustine, East Coast of Florida, Nassau and Havana, 1903Add to your cart.

"Foster & Reynolds, Standard Guide Information Bureau, St. Augustine, Florida. (158) pages, 4p illustrated insert Ask Mr. Foster Information Bureaus. Many halftones, advertisements, maps, Fort Marion, hotels, Alligator Joe, Ormond, Daytona, Rockledge, palms, Biscayne Bay Yacht Club, Fort Dallas, Stetson University, Kewy West..."-Peter L. Masi

Related Materials: Tourism

Folder 13: Florida PamphletsAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

The Captain Bill: Miami City Yacht Basin

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 2: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

Tops in Fishing all Day Yacht Sylva

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 3: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

Fishing Deep Sea and Reef on the Yacht Pastime II

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 4: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

Glass Bottom Boat Trip to Coral Reefs Natur'se Under-Sea Fairyland Yatcht "Comrade II" Pier 9 1/2

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 5: Ponte Vedra Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

The Inn, the Innlet, Ponte Vedra Club

Related Materials: Hotels

Item 6: Ponte Vedra Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

The Inn: Ponte Vedra Beach - An Invitation to Life

Related Materials: Hotels

Item 7: Ponte Vedra Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

Enjoy Ponte Vedra Florida's Country Club By-The-Sea

Related Materials: Hotel

Item 8: Ormond Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

Hotel Ormond

Related Materials: Hotels

Item 9: Ormond Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

The Coquina

Related Materials: Hotels

Item 10: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

The Diver on Capt. Metshel's Glass Bottom Boat "Mermaid" from Pier 8

Related Materials: Attractions

Item 11: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

New Uncle Sam Biscayne Bay-Florida Keys Cruise

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 12: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

A Delightful Moonlight Cruise and Dance

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 13: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

Musa Isle Home of the Seminole Indians

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 14: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

1 Dollar All Day Fishing Florida Keys and Reefs "Protected Waters" Boat Byscayne

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 15: Miami Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

Sightseeing Boat Nikko Cruising the Tropic Waters of Biscayne Bay

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 16: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

Don't Miss Seeing Tropical Hobbyland

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 17: Miami Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

Nikko Sightseeing Company Ticket Agents

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 18: Miami Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

Boat Cruises Nikko Sightseeing Co.

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 19: South Florida, n.d.Add to your cart.

Seeing Miami Beach - The Gray Line

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 20: Lakeland, 1940Add to your cart.

Pictura Diary of Lakeland: "Florida's most picturesque city"

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 21: Miami, Miami Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

Davis Sightseeing Miami-Miami Beach

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 22: Miami, Miami Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

Dixie Sightseeing Tours

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 23: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

Moonlight Dance-Cruise Yatch Moonbeam: Miami's Finest Cruise Boat

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 24: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

Seminole Indians: Cruise Aboard the Yacht Moonbeam to the Primitive Haunts of Pirates' Cove

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 25: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

Tops in Fishing All Day Brand New Yacht Hazel D

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 26: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

Sightseeing at its best

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 27: Miami, Miami Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.
Sightseeing "At Its Best" The Yacht Seven Seas Dream Boat Grand Circle Cruise of the Residential Islands Water Front Estates of Miami-Miami Beach Millionaire's Row
Item 28: Florida, n.d.Add to your cart.

Greyhound Time Tables to Florida wide choice of schedules including Limited and Express Service

Related Materials: Transportation

Item 29: Florida, n.d.Add to your cart.

All Day All-Expense Tour to Everglades National Park Operated by Florida Greyhound Lines

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 30: Coral Gables, 1957Add to your cart.

Coral Gables Self-Guided Tour Map

Related Materials: Maps

Item 31: Miami, Miami Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

Jungle Cruise to Musa Isle

Related Materials: Tourism

Folder 14: Florida PamphletsAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Miami, n.d.Add to your cart.

Miami Tropi-Quiz - Questions Most Frequently Asked about Miami with Complete Answers

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 2: Florida, 1952Add to your cart.

Florida and Miami, Miami Beach, and Havana

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 3: Biscayne Bay, n.d.Add to your cart.

Moonlight Cruise on Beautiful Biscayne Bay Aboard Showboat

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 4: Florida Keys, n.d.Add to your cart.

Glass Bottom Boat Mermaid to the Marine Gardens and Florida Keys

Related Materials: Attractions

Item 5: Miami Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

Miami Beach House Parties

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 6: Florida, October 27, 1962Add to your cart.

Florida East Coast Railway Time Tables

Related Materials: Transportation

Item 7: Miami, 1937Add to your cart.

Miami - America's Sunshine Capital

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 8: Coral Gables, 1939Add to your cart.

Official Programme Tropical Park, Coral Gables, Florida

Related Materials: Attractions

Item 9: Key West, n.d.Add to your cart.

A Fascinating Visit to Treasure Isle

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 10: Miami Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

The Flamingo

Related Materials: Hotels

Item 11: Miami Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

Miami Beach: Stop at the Boulevard Hotel

Relater Materials: Hotels

Item 12: Miami Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

The Wofford: Miami Beach

Related Materials: Hotels

Item 13: Miami Beach, 1959-1960Add to your cart.

Miami Beach: Oceanfront Resort Motels

Related Materials: Hotels

Item 14: Miami Beach, 1951Add to your cart.

Miami Beach: Where to Go, What to Do in the Nations' Tropical Playground

Related Materials: Tourism

Item 15: Miami Beach, 1950-1951Add to your cart.

Miami Beach Official Hotel Information

Related Materials: Hotels

Item 16: Miami Beach, n.d.Add to your cart.

Miami Beach: The Nautilus Hotel and Villas

Related Materials: Hotels

Item 17: Tampa, n.d.Add to your cart.

Eye-Buy Appeal Consumer Demand Good Repeat Business -  Tampa Prince A Mild Blend Havana Cigar

Related Materials: Advertisements

Item 18: Lakeland, n.d.Add to your cart.

Miscellaneous Advertisements

Related Materials: Advertisements

Folder 15: Pamphlet: Sarasota Florida Art and Recreation Center, ca. 1950Add to your cart.

"Sarasota County Chamber of Commerce. Sarasota, Florida. No Date. Ca. 1950. Pamphlet, 9 x 4 inches opening to sheet 18 x 16 inches, color pictorial / pictographic map (12 1/2 x 15 1/4 inches), black and white photo illustrations and color cover illustration on reverse side of opened sheet... Detailed map of Sarasota "The Sportsman's Paradise," highlighting orange groves." -oldimprints.com

Related Materials: Tourism

Folder 16: Florida PamphletsAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Miami, 2015Add to your cart.

The Miami Dade County Fair Fun Guide

Related Materials: Attractions

Item 2: Miami, 2015Add to your cart.
Deering Estate at Cutler April Calendar of Events
Item 3: Florida, n.d.Add to your cart.

Everglades

Related Materials: Agriculture and Conservationism


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