• Walter G. Langford

    Walter G. Langford. Langford was instrumental in convincing Atlantic Coast Railroad officials to extend the line from Punta Gorda to Fort Myers.

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  • Mae Ola Nickson Oral History

    Nickson, Mae Ola, 1915-1999, Hill, Vivian

    Mae Ola Nickson speaks to Vivian Tarrant Hill about being born and raised in Fort Myers, Florida, attending Dunbar High School and the Tuskeegee Institute before embarking on a teaching career. Nickso…

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  • Offset inlet north of Ft. Myers Beach, Fla

    Davis, Richard A ( Richard Albert ), 1937, University of South Florida -- Tampa Library

    (Venue) Date Digitized: 2006 Jun - Oct Title Note: Title transcribed from the original slide as provided by Dr. Richard A. Davis. Forms part of the Florida East Coast and Panhandle binder of the Skip…

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  • Monroe Street Depot

    Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Company

    Black and white photograph of the Monroe Street passenger train depot in Fort Myers. Dock and freight facilities were built nearby on the Caloosahatchee River.

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  • Gateway to Edison Park, Fort Myers

    Wooley, Jesse S. (Jesse Sumner), 1867-1943

    Written on front: "Gateway to Edison Park, Fort Myers"

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  • Anniversary Souvenir

    Koreshan Unity

    Pamphlet from the 95th annual Solar Festival that took place on October 18, 1934. The Solar Festival was to honor the birth of Koresh, originally Cyrus Teed. The festival is denoted by the printed phr…

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  • The Gay Home 1720 Hough Street

    1720 Hough Street Fort Myers, Florida. The Gay Home.

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  • Pan Am to double Fort Myers-New York service

    Pan American World Airways, Inc

    This item was digitized as part of the "Digitizing the 'World's Most Experienced Airline'" project, supported by a grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR). The grant program…

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  • Citizens Seaboard Committee card

    Seaboard Air Line Railway Company

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  • Date palm in Fort Myers

    Written on front: "Date Ft. Myers 88"

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  • Robert Bennett Oral History

    Bennett, Robert, Denson-Rogers, Nina

    Robert Bennett discusses being a student at Williams Academy, the first government-funded school for Black students in Fort Myers; local businesses and attractions, such as McCollum Hall, which was co…

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  • Lloyd Brown Oral History: Part 1

    Brown, Lloyd, Matthews, Janet Snyder

    Lloyd Brown speaks with Jan Matthews about growing up in Fort Myers, Florida before serving in the military in World War II and Korea; Brown also worked as a draftsmen at Bail, Horton and Associates,…

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  • Fort Myers-Phoenix "penny fare" planned by Pan Am

    Pan American World Airways, Inc

    Some materials in this folder were not scanned, but are available for viewing at the University of Miami Libraries Special Collections. This item was digitized as part of the "Digitizing the 'World's…

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  • post office on Lee Street and First Avenue in Fort Myers]

    Robertson and Fresh

    Title supplied by cataloger. Printed from negative 10271.

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  • Street lined with royal palms

    Wooley, Jesse S. (Jesse Sumner), 1867-1943

    Written on front: "Beautiful Ave. of Royal Palms Fort Myers"

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  • Robert (Bob) Dorsey Oral History

    Dorsey, Robert, Hill, Vivian, Denson-Rogers, Nina

    Robert "Bob" Dorsey speaks with Vivian Hill and Nina Denson-Rogers about being born and raised in Fort Myers, Florida, serving in the U.S. Army Airborne Rangers, eventually receiving a Silver Star and…

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  • Lloyd Brown Oral History: Part 2

    Brown, Lloyd, Matthews, Janet Snyder, Denson-Rogers, Nina

    Lloyd Brown speaks with Jan Matthews and Nina Denson-Rogers about playing live music at the USO situated in McCollum Hall and other areas throughout Fort Myers, Florida, as well as various area pastti…

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  • ACL Engine No. 966

    Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Company

    Atlantic Coast Line employees gathered around engine no. 966, a Baldwin-built coal-burning locomotive. This "copperhead" train was the first of its kind to travel to Fort Myers.

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  • world's 'most beautiful' post office : Hampton Dunn collection

    Dunn, Hampton

    Title from caption on PDF of p.1 (viewed July 21, 2010). At head of title: Photouring Florida. (Statement of Responsibility) by Hampton Dunn. (Original Version) Hampton Dunn collection Box 333 Folder…

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  • Fort Myers, Florida, the gate city of the tropics

    Williamson, H. L

    Compiled and written by H.L. Williamson, secretary of Board of Trade.-- p. [3] of cover

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