Collection ASM0250 - Florida Promotional Materials collection

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ASM0250

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Title

Florida Promotional Materials collection

Date(s)

  • 1886- (Creation)
  • 1886- (Creation)

Extent

16 Boxes

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Scope and content

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.

System of 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.

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Conditions governing access

This collection is open for research.

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Conditions governing reproduction

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.

Languages of the material

  • English
  • Spanish

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Selected materials from this collection have been digitized.

https://merrick.library.miami.edu/specialCollections/pamphlets/

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Filename

asm0250CL.pdf

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application/pdf

Filesize

211.4 KiB

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