Florida Books & Documents


Florida Books & Documents


This collection contains books, government documents, and other textual resources related to the history and development of Florida.

Collection Items

Introductory Note: This book contains a brief account of the early settlement of Florida, and some of its Indian conflicts together with many amusing incidents connected with its present history…

495 p. front., illus., plates, 3 maps and plan on…

xv, 404 p. col. front., illus., plates, fold. maps. 21 cm

The Building of the Land 1
The Florida Keys 32
The Ten Thousand Islands 59
Cape Sable 75
The South Shore of the Mainland 96
The Everglades 118
The Planting of Our Flora…

347 p. ; 20 cm.

Horticultural handbook geared to the novice, for growing citrus as well as other types of fruits in Florida.

3 p. l., 98 p.

Includes descriptions of Florida history including natural formation, discovery of America, colonization, and travel and development.

106, [2] p. incl. illus., maps. front., pl. 36 x 28 cm.

From advance sheets of the Journal of the Academy of natural sciences of Philadelphia, vol. X. 1895

[From introduction] Such mounds of Duval County as are considered in this paper, border…

33 p. illus. 20 cm.

Travel manual focusing on agriculture and recreational opportunities in Tarpon Springs Florida.

198 p., [14] p. of plates : ill. ; 19 cm.

Chapter Page 3
Of the peculiar differences between two sides 13
Of the telegram expecters of the date guessers 22
Of the fascinations of the beach of the sand 30
Of the Three Day Suckers of…

59 p. front. (map) 25 cm.

Johns Hopkins university studies in historical and political science ... ser. XVi, no. 5

95 p. incl. front., illus. 26 cm.

Fact book about the city of Jacksonville, Florida published by the Jacksonville Board of Trade.

59 p.

History of Spanish colonization of Florida from 1562-1574.
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