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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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Folder 1: Booklet: The Casements, Ormond Beach, Florida, 1941Add to your cart.
Reprint of an article appearing in The Social Spectator, March, 1941
Folder 2: Flyer: Cromwell Hotel, Miami Beach, Florida, 1940Add to your cart.
Related Materials: Hotels
Folder 3: Flyer: The Fleetwood, Miami Beach, Florida, 1934Add to your cart.
Related Materials: Hotels
Folder 4: Brochure: Atlantique Motel, Miami Beach, Florida, n.d.Add to your cart.
Related Materials: Hotels
Folder 5: Brochure: Miami Beach House Party Hotels, Miami Beach, Florida, n.d.Add to your cart.
Related Materials: Hotels
Folder 6: Brochure: The Shelborne Hotel, Miami Beach, Florida, n.d.Add to your cart.
Related Materials: Hotels
Folder 7: Brochure: The Seabrook Hotel and Apartments, Miami Beach, Florida, n.d.Add to your cart.
Related Materials: Hotels
Folder 8: PamphletsAdd to your cart.
8 Pamphlets labeled "Indian Lake Estates", "Wedgwood Inn", "Sanlando Springs Tropical Park", "Paradise Beach", "Famous Espiritu Santo Springs Safety Harbor Sanatorium", "The Trade Winds Hotel and Cottages", "Miami Beach Where To Go What To Do" (1949), "Florida Season Black Hills Passion Play" (1963), and "Florida's Silver Springs."

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