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The Florida of to-day: a guide for tourists and settlers.

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Date Issued:
1889
Summary:
Describes the Florida of the late 19th century in terms of its history, physical environment, population, travel destinations and facilities, crops and products.
Title: The Florida of to-day: a guide for tourists and settlers.
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Alternative Title: Florida of today: a guide for tourists and settlers.
Name(s): Davidson, James Wood, 1829-1905
PALMM (Project)
Type of Resource: text
Genre: text
Issuance: monographic
Copyright Date: 1888
Date Issued: 1889
Publisher: D. Appleton
Place of Publication: New York, N.Y.
Physical Form: electronic resource
Extent: 254 pages : illustrations, 2 maps (1 colour) ; 19 cm.
Language(s): English
Summary: Describes the Florida of the late 19th century in terms of its history, physical environment, population, travel destinations and facilities, crops and products.
Table of Contents: Ch. I. History. Discoveries. Settlement. Cession to Great Britain. Retrocession to Spain. Cession to the United States. Territory of Florida. Seminole wars. State of Florida. Secession. Reconstruction. Restoration -- Ch. II. Geography -- Ch. III. Climate. Temperature. Humidity -- Ch. IV. Divisions. First, north Florida. Second, semi-tropical Florida. Third, subtropical Florida -- Ch. V. Health. Malaria. Tornadoes -- Ch. VI. Geology. Industrial features. Mineral waters. Soils. Drainage -- Ch. VII. Travel. Ocean routes. Overland routes. Jacksonville. From Jackonsville. Indian River. Lake Worth. Biscayne Bay. Lake Okeechobee and the Everglades. Key West. Cape Sable. Tampa. Tallahassee. Cedar Keys. Pensacola. Appalachicola. Wakulla Springs. Silver Spring. The Ocklawaha River. The Suwannee River. The Caloosahatche River. The Homosassa River. Mounds --
Identifier: AAA3452QF00001/16/200208/04/200515972BfamIa D0QF (FCLAZ), ONICF179- 0 (Source), FHP C CF 2001-01-16 (DNX), FCLA url 20020422xOCLC (snx), 50217857 (oclc), CF00001574 (IID), 2562094 (digitool), ucf:9170 (fedora)
Note(s): Color map on 1 folding leaf facing title page.
Includes index.
Electronic reproduction. [Florida] : State University System of Florida, PALMM Project, 2002. (Florida heritage collection) Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software; Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print PDF files. Electronically digitized by the University of Central Florida from a book held in the Main Library at the University of Central Florida, Orlando.
Subject(s): Florida -- Description and travel
Florida -- History
Economics and Society: Post-Civil War Florida, 1865-1913 -- Business, Agriculture, and Tourism, 1878-1897
History
Description and travel
Agriculture
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fcla/dl/CF00001574.jpg
Owner Institution: UCF
Original Title: The Florida of to-day: a guide for tourists and settlers.
(OCoLC)33076042
Is Part of Series: Florida Heritage Collection.
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