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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 6Add to your cart.
Folder 1Add to your cart.
Item 1: Miami, 1937Add to your cart.
Cruises from Miami to Nassau, Haiti, Jamaica, Havana
Related Material: Cruise
Item 2: Miami, 1973Add to your cart.
Greater Miami Sightseeing - The Gray Line
Related Material: Transport
Item 3: Miami, 1941Add to your cart.
Cape Florida - Yatch Dixie 3 Hour Cruise
Related Material: Cruise
Item 4: Miami, 1989Add to your cart.
Discovery Cruises - Discovery I 1989 Rates and Schedule
Related Material: Cruise
Item 5: Miami, 1986Add to your cart.
Budweiser Big Orange Music Festival 1986
Related Material: Music
Item 6: Miami, 1946Add to your cart.
Another Record for Miami Florida
Related Material: Economy
Item 7: Miami, 1984Add to your cart.
City of Miami Special Municipal Election. Tuesday, March 13, 1984
Related Material: Public Information
Item 8: Miami, 1987Add to your cart.
Winter 1987 Exhibitions - Center for the Fine Arts
Related Material: Art
Item 9: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Center for the Fine Arts
Related Material: Tourism
Item 10: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Chassidic Festival of Music-Song-Dance
Related Material: Music
Item 11: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Dade Heritage Trust - A Future for our Past
Related Material: Preservation
Item 12: Miami, 1970Add to your cart.
Bringing Your City Hall to You - Community Affairs Office, City of Miami
Related Material: Public Information
Item 13: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami Seaquarium
Related Material: Water Parks
Item 14: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami's Rare Bird Farm
Related Material: Wildlife
Item 15: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Join us! Enjoy select benefits. Help us bring quality exhibitions to South Florida
Related Material: Art
Item 16: Miami, 1927Add to your cart.
Davis Shopping News
Related Material: Food
Item 17: Miami, 1962Add to your cart.
Dedication of the Historical Museum of Southern Florida and the Caribbean
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 18: Miami, 1989Add to your cart.
Dade Heritage Days April 7 - May 14, 1989
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 19: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Incredible Coral Castle, Miami, Florida
Related Material: Historic Site
Item 20: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Presenting your water wings to The Bahamas
Related Material: Cruise
Item 21: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Bahamas Hydrofoil Cruises
Related Material: Cruise
Item 22: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami Biscayne Terrace Hotels
Related Material: Hotels
Item 23: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Robert Clay, Miami, Florida
Related Material: Hotels
Folder 2Add to your cart.
Item 1: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami's Parrot Jungle
Related Material: Wildlife
Item 2: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Parrot Jungle, Miami, Florida
Related Material: Wildlife
Item 3: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Parrot Jungle, Miami, Florida
Related Material: Wildlife
Item 4: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Parrot Jungle, Miami, Florida
Related Material: Wildlife
Item 5: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Parrot Jungle and Gardens
Related Material: Wildlife
Item 6: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Welcome to Parrot Jungle
Related Material: Wildlife
Item 7: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Sightseeing with "Red" Adams
Related Material: Tourism
Item 8: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Planet Ocean, Miami, Florida
Related Material: Museum
Item 9: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Visit a Strange new Planet
Related Material: Museum
Item 10: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
El Pub
Related Material: Restaurant Menu
Item 11: Miami, 1984Add to your cart.
Orange Bowl 50 Celebration
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 12: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Florida Oyster Recipes
Related Material: Food
Item 13: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
"The Magic City"
Item 14: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.

Parrot Jungle, Miami, Florida

Related Material: Wildlife

Folder 3Add to your cart.
Item 1: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
The Story of a Birthday …A Birthday Party, A little Story, A Surprise for the Fairchild Tropical Garden
Related Material: Parks
Item 2: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Fairchild Tropical Garden
Related Material: Parks
Item 3: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami's oldest firehouse is now Miami's first classic dining saloon, Firehouse 4
Related Material: Restaurant Menu
Item 4: Miami, 1989Add to your cart.
Sarah Bernhardt, Florida Shakespeare Festival
Related Material: Theatre
Item 5: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Florida Memorial College in Greater Miami
Related Material: Education
Item 6: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Fairchild Tropical Garden on Cutler Road adjoining Matheson Parks
Related Material: Parks
Item 7: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Firehouse Four, Miami's Classic Dining Saloon
Related Material: Restaurant
Item 8: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Fairchild Tropical Garden
Related Material: Parks
Item 9: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
The Roberts Beach Hotels, Overlooking the Ocean
Related Material: Hotels
Item 10: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami in a Coconut
Related Material: Tourism
Item 11: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
The Festivals of Miami
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 12: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Florida Memorial College Development Fund
Related Material: Education
Item 13: Miami, 1961Add to your cart.
Letter from  the Manager of the  Driftwood Motel including a brouchure, a rate schedule and reservation request, a promotional coupon for a rental car service, and a Business reply envelope
Item 14: Miami, 1961Add to your cart.
Envelope containing a colorful brochure for the Thunderbird Resort Motel, Rate Schedule and Reservation Request, More National Car Rental Coupon, and Business Reply Envelope
Item 15: Miami, 1961Add to your cart.
Two letters from the Roney Plaza's Honeymoon Hostess promising a blissful stay, Color Brouchure: The World Famous Roney Plaza "an international way of life", Brochure: Your Honeymoon at the Roney Plaza, Activities and Services informational packet, Rate Schedule and reservation Request, and Business Reply Envelope
Item 16: Miami, 1961Add to your cart.
Letter to Mrs. A.D. Drooks, Colorful Brochure from thw Windrift Resort Motel, Tariff Schedule and Reservation Request, Business Reply Envelope
Item 17: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Colorful Brochure for the Winward Resort Motel, along with Schedule of Rates, Reservation Application, and Letter
Item 18: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Colorful Brochure for the Sahara and Chateau Motels
Item 19: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Colorful Brouchure for the Barcelona Motel, Tariff Schedule, Business Reply Envelope and letter from the Motel's Managing Director
Item 20: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Colorful Brouchure for the Barcelona Motel, Tariff Schedule, Business Reply Envelope and letter from the Motel's Managing Director
Item 21: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Colorful Brochure for the Versailles Motel, Attraction Brochure, Rate Schedule, and letter from the Hotel's managing director
Item 22: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Colorful Brochures for the Crown Motel and Bermuda Cottages, Attraction Brochure, Rate Schedule for each
Item 23: Miami, 1961Add to your cart.
Colorful Brochure for the Hotel Algiers, Rate Schedule, and letter from the Hotel's manager
Item 24: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Colorful Brochure for the Castaways Hotel, Rate Schedule, and letter from the Hotel's director
Item 25: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Colorful Brochure for the Saxony Hotel, Honeymoon Brochure, Post card, Rate Schedule, and letter from the Hotel's director
Item 26: Miami, 1961Add to your cart.
Two Colorful Brochures advertising places to visit on a honeymoon in Bermuda, a Pamphlet entitled "Bermuda: Travel Tips", a list of transportation services in Bermuda and a letter from Jenkins and Gibson representing the interests of many Bermuda sister motels in hosting Mrs. Ann D Brooks' honeymoon
Item 27: Miami, 1961Add to your cart.
Tarriff Schedule, Wedding/Honeymoon Memory Book, and solicitous letter from Milton Towbin, the manager of the Seville
Folder 4Add to your cart.
Item 1: Miami, 1989Add to your cart.
Keep Your Eyes on the Greater Miami Opera 1989 - 90 Season
Related Material: Music
Item 2: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami Beach Visitor and Attractions Guide
Related Material: Tourism
Item 3: Miami, 1976Add to your cart.
Greater Miami Fall - Winter 1976-77
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 4: Miami, 1984Add to your cart.
In Seach of Old South Florida
Related Material: Tourism
Item 5: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Fifty-three years before the Pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock, Pedro Menendez established a mission in Miami, The Historical Museum
Related Material: Museum
Item 6: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Public Housing for Senior Citizens of Greater Miami
Related Material: Realty
Item 7: Miami, 1988Add to your cart.
Greater Miami's Historic Places
Related Material: Historic Site
Item 8: Miami, 1988Add to your cart.
Greater Miami's Historic Places
Related Material: Historic Site
Item 9: Miami, 1977Add to your cart.
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce Presents…
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 10: Miami, 1989Add to your cart.
Orlando Opera in Three Acts
Related Material: Music
Item 11: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Metro-Dade Center Bookmark
Related Material: State Property
Folder 5Add to your cart.
Item 1: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
The Historical Museum of Southern Florida
Related Material: Museum
Item 2: Miami, 1984Add to your cart.
Ribbon Cutting, The Historical Museum of Southern Florida
Related Material: Museum
Item 3: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Make your visits to Metrozoo frequent and free
Related Material: Parks
Item 4: Miami, 1986Add to your cart.
The Historical Museum of Southern Florida
Related Material: Museum
Item 5: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Havana Holiday via the S.S. Florida
Related Material: Cruise
Item 6: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami Beach, The Atlantis on the Ocean at 27th Street
Related Material: Hotels
Item 7: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
In Summer More Room, More Fun in Cool Miami Beach
Related Material: Tourism
Item 8: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
The New Island Queen Sightseeing Cruise
Related Material: Cruise
Item 9: Miami, 1985Add to your cart.
14th Annual City of Miami International Festival
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 10: Miami, 1985Add to your cart.
An Invitation from The City of Miami International Festival
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 11: Miami, 1976Add to your cart.
An Invitation from The City of Miami
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 12: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Map: Famous Orchid Jungle
Folder 6Add to your cart.
Item 1: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Glass Bottom Boat Mermaid
Related Material: Sailing
Item 2: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Metro-Dade Center Bookmark
Related Material: State Property
Item 3: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Gulf Stream Drift Fishing with Capt Schade on the "Sea King"
Related Material: Fishing
Item 4: Miami, 1977Add to your cart.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce is Pleased to Announce Greater Miami's Foreign Trade Zone
Related Material: Economy
Item 5: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Join the Grrrreat Society. Support Miami Metrozoo
Related Material: Parks
Item 6: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Monkey Jungle, Miami, Florida
Related Material: Wildlife
Item 7: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Discover the Treasures of South Florida History
Related Material: Museum
Item 8: Miami, 1989Add to your cart.
Morningside 6th Annual Historic Home Tour
Related Material: Historic Site
Item 9: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Jungle Cruise
Related Material: Cruise
Folder 7Add to your cart.
Item 1: Miami, 1977Add to your cart.
94th Aero Squadron
Related Material: Restaurant Menu
Item 2: Miami, 1982Add to your cart.
New World Festival of the Arts, Greater Miami and the Beaches
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 3: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami Children's Hospital "We Deal In Futures"
Related Material: Health
Item 4: Miami, 1941Add to your cart.
Navy Day Oct 27, 1941
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 5: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
View from Miami Center
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 6: Miami, 1987Add to your cart.
Miami Dade Public Library
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 7: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Main Library
Related Material: Library
Item 8: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami on Two Wheels a Day
Related Material: Tourism
Item 9: Miami, 1976Add to your cart.
Movie Tours, The Museum of Science
Related Material: Museum
Item 10: Miami, 1984Add to your cart.
Official Map Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Miami, Key West
Related Material: Map
Item 11: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
In the Florida Everglades, Discover the Miccosukee Indian Village
Related Material: Tourism
Item 12: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
An offer that's long on savings and tall on fun. The Zoological Society of Florida.
Related Material: Parks
Item 13: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami Airport Marriott
Related Material: Hotels
Item 14: Miami, 1981Add to your cart.
Sightseeing Miami Excursions
Related Material: Tourism
Item 15: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Donde Estacionarse en el Downtown
Related Material: Public Information
Item 16: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami Seaquarium
Related Material: Parks
Item 17: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami Wax Museum
Related Material: Museum
Item 18: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami Seaquarium
Related Material: Parks
Item 19: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Monkey Jungle
Related Material: Wildlife
Item 20: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
The Museum of Science Presents World Travelogues
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 21: Miami, 1980Add to your cart.
Miami National Antiques Show and Sale
Related Material: Art
Item 22: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Metroozoo. See it like a Native of Asia, Africa and Europe
Related Material: Parks
Item 23: Miami, 1934Add to your cart.
On to Miami! American Legion Oct 22, 23, 24 and 25, 1934
Related Material: Tourism
Item 24: Miami, 1994Add to your cart.
Empowering the earth, Performances of Tibetian Art, Music and Dance
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 25: Miami, 1993Add to your cart.
Europe in Transition, The Works of Otto Placht and Dagmar I. Glausnitzer
Related Material: Art
Item 26: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Metro Dade Cultural resource Center
Related Material: Art
Item 27: Miami, 1992Add to your cart.
Morningside Historic Home Tour
Related Material: Historic Site
Item 28: Miami, 1986Add to your cart.
Mother Teresa of Calcutta, Missionaries of Charity
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 29: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Maurice H. Connell and Associates Inc., Engineers, Connell, Pierce, Garland and Friedman
Related Material: Realty
Item 30: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami Magic
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 31: Miami, 1991Add to your cart.
Miami - The World Meets Here, January Calendar of Events
Related Material: Event Guide
Item 32: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Explore Monkey Jungle, Miami, Florida
Related Material: Wildlife
Item 33: Miami, 1988Add to your cart.
Fifth Annual Historic Home Tour, Morningside
Related Material: Historic Site
Item 34: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miamarina, New Under the Sun
Related Material: Sailing
Item 35: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Uncommon Miami. It's Uncaged. Untamed. Uninhibited Metrozoo and unlike any other. Unusual. It's Wild. Zoo you've Ever Seen
Related Material: Parks
Item 36: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Uncommon Miami. It's Uncaged. Untamed. Uninhibited Metrozoo and unlike any other. Unusual. It's Wild. Zoo you've Ever Seen
Related Material: Parks
Item 37: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami Logical Location for New State Medical School
Related Material: Education
Item 38: Miami, 1977Add to your cart.
Miami, It's Magic
Related Material: Tourism
Item 39: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Miami
Related Material: Tourism
Item 40: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Monkey Jungle, Miami, Florida
Related Material: Wildlife
Item 41: Miami, 1977Add to your cart.
Miami Outboard Club, First Annual Fishing Tournament
Related Material: Fishing
Item 42: Miami, 1990Add to your cart.
Miami and It's Images, Miami-Dade Community College South Campus March 5-15, 1990
Related Material: Art
Folder 8Add to your cart.
Item 1: Miami, 1964Add to your cart.
(Treasures in Florida Seafood) Fish and Shellfish Cookery
Related Material: Food
Item 2: Miami, 1963Add to your cart.
City of Miami Information about your City Taxes
Related Material: Public Information
Item 3: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Come along with Miami
Related Material: City Information
Item 4: Miami, 1964Add to your cart.
(Treasures in Florida Seafood) Florida Blue Crab Meat Recipes
Related Material: Food
Item 5: Miami, 1966Add to your cart.
(Treasures in Florida Seafood) Florida Fish Recipes
Related Material: Food
Item 6: Miami, 1960Add to your cart.
(Treasures in Florida Seafood) Florida's Favorite Seafoods
Related Material: Food
Item 7: Miami, 1959Add to your cart.
Top O' The Columbus Cocktail Lounge Postcard
Related Material: Hotels
Item 8: Miami, 1958Add to your cart.
The Fabulous new Fountainebleau Hotels Postcard
Related Material: Hotels
Item 9: Miami, 1994Add to your cart.
Playbill - Jackie Gleason Theatre Miami Beach, Florida
Related Material: Theatre
Item 10: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Fairchild Tropical Garden
Related Material: Parks
Item 11: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
The City of Miami's Japanese Garden
Related Material: Parks
Item 12: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Vizcaya - Dade County Art Museum
Related Material: Museum
Item 13: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Master Builders' Association of Miami, Florida
Related Material: Realty
Item 14: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Ft. Pierce to Miami - Travellers Guide
Related Material: Tourism
Item 15: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Handbook of the House Formal Gardens and Fountains of Vizcaya dade County Art Museum
Related Material: Museum
Item 16: Miami, 2006Add to your cart.
Metro Pictures Part Two
Related Material: Art
Item 17: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Vizcaya - Dade County Art Museum
Related Material: Museum
Item 18: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
Museum of Science, Miami, Florida
Related Material: Museum
Item 19: Miami, NAAdd to your cart.
The Shoreham and The Norman Hotels

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