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161 Dunn, Hampton; Editor. The Sunland Tribune, Journal of the Tampa Historical Society, Tampa, Florida. Volume XIV, November, 1988.
Tampa, FL: Tampa Historical Society, 1988. 
Quarto, softbound (stiff, stapled, b&w photo. illus. wrappers), 56 pp. Near-Fine. Contents include: Tampa Historical Society Loses Its President, Samuel I. Latimer; Tampa's Women's Clubs, 1900-1930; Mrs. Julia Norris was a Devoted Tampa Clubwoman; Our Cover Lady: Gayle Sierens; Fort Brooke: The First Ten Years; Remembering a Fallen Sparrow; From Trolleys to Buses and In Between; Historical Society Benefactor, Peter O. Knight, Jr. Dies at 85; Cornerstone for Tampa Bay Hotel Laid 100 Years Ago -- But Where Is It; TAmpa Pastimes: Spanish-American War; Mioami Was Crossroads City of the Air During World War II; Its Time Hillsborough Established a History Museum; Tampans Visit Miami for Ideas; ...Legends of Gaspar Remains with Us; Thomas P. Kennedy: Indian Trader... 
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162 Dunn, Hampton; Editor. The Sunland Tribune, Journal of the Tampa Historical Society, Tampa, Florida. Volume XV, November, 1989.
Tampa, FL: Tampa Historical Society, 1989. 
Quarto, softbound (stiff, stapled, b&w photo. illus. wrappers), 56 pp. Near-Fine. Contents include: Tampa Pastimes: Tampans in F. S. C. W. May Court; New Historical Museum Looms for Tampa; Hernando de Soto: Saint or Sadist; Tampa Site for State Society meet; Hernando de Soto National Trail Study; Congressman Bennett 1989 McKay Award Winner; List of D. B. McKay Award Winners; Another Time -- and ANother Tampa; Man on Our Cover: William Reece Smith, Jr.; 1923: Tampa to Denver in a Model Ford; The Seminole Indian Murders of Daniel Hubbard; Robert Mugge -- Pioneer Tampan; Boxings Hardest Puncher; Meet the Authors; Of FIshes and Men; Robert E. Sims, Sunland Tribune Writer, Dies... 
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163 Dunn, Hampton; Editor. The Sunland Tribune, Journal of the Tampa Historical Society, Tampa, Florida. Volume XVI, November, 1990.
Tampa, FL: Tampa Historical Society, 1990. 
Quarto, softbound (stiff, stapled, b&w photo. illus. wrappers), 64 pp. Near-Fine. Contents include: Outfitting a War LAdy; Strengthening T.H.S. for the Future; Tampa Theatre; The Blossoming of Bloomingdale; Illegal Bolita Paved Way for New Lottery; The Damnedest Town This Side of Hell: Tampa, 1920-29; Limona Founding Marker Unveiled; The Burgert Brothers of Tampa, Florida; Dr. Jim Ingram, Tampa Historian, Dies at 68; Remembering Scottish Chief; The Saga of the Sisters Nine: St. Joseph's Hospital; Sister Marie Celeste Sullivan at St. Joseph's 25 Years; Shipbuilding in Tampa during World War II; Accounting for the Homeless in the 1990 Census; 1990 D. B. McKay Award Winner: Joan W. Jennewein; List of D. B. McKay Award Recipients; Bar Gives Tony Pizza Liberty Bell Award... 
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164 Dunn, Hampton; Editor. The Sunland Tribune: Journal of the Tampa Historical Society. Vol. VI, Number 1: November 1980.
Tampa, Florida: Tampa Historical Society, 1980. 
Quarto, softbound (stiff, full-color illus. white wrappers), 112 pp. Near-Fine. Contents: The Hackley Grant, The Fort Brooke Military Reservation and Tampa; Recipients of the D. B. McKay Award; Ignacio Haya, Pioneer Cigar Entrepreneur; Tampa from Shell Mound to Modern Town; The Cigar that Sparked a Revolution; Those Hell-Raisin' Tampa Newspapers; Cigars -- That's My Business; The Story of Tampa's First Dentist: Dr. Edward Dinus Neve; Tampa's Little Mother; Implosion Blasts Bay View Hotel to Smithereens; Davis Causeway Revisited; Meet the Authors; What Happened in Tampa on July 15, 1887, or Thereabouts; Tampa Hospitals; Tampa Historical Society Membership Roster, 1979-80; List of Advertisers; Tampa Pastimes. 
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165 Dunn, Hampton; Editor. The Sunland Tribune: Journal of the Tampa Historical Society. Vol. VII, Number 1: November 1981.
Tampa, Florida: Tampa Historical Society, 1981. 
Quarto, softbound (stiff, full-color illus. white wrappers), 154 pp. Good+, with damp-staining to lower cover. Contents: Homesteading in Hillsborough County; Tampa Bay Hotel is 90 Years Old; Meet the Genial Manager of the Tampa Bay Hotel: Sketch of the Life of Mr. Henry Plant; Plant Responds to Tampa's Welcome; Henry B. Plant's Tampa at the Beginning of the Gay 90s; Hundreds Revisit Hell Harbor; The Final Years of Fort Brooke; The True Meaning of Palma Ceia; Famed Company H Quietly Fades Away; Recipients of Tampa Historical Society's Coveted D. B. McKay Award; Levi Coller Came to Tampa for The Cure; Alex Phillips Was Apioneer Tampa Merchant; Captain John Miller Built Tampa's First Shipyard; Nurse Clara Barton, Red Cross Founder, Served in Tampa; Ybor City Historian Emilio del Rio Dies; He Didn't Die Until Ybor City Was Saved; The USS Tampa is Born Again; The Road of Remembrance is 60 Years Old; The Bloodletters of Florida; The South's Most Outstanding Tobacco Merchant; Marking a Historical Trail through Tampa; A Tribute to Babe Ruth; Historical Markers of Tampa, Florida; Meet the Authors; West Tampa Cigar Factories Reminders of Area's Past Boom; West Tampa Florida Master Site File Sites; A Photographic Essay of West Tampa; Annual Report to the Tampa Historical Society; Membership Roster, Tampa Historical Society; Knight House Financial Participation; Origin of the Sunland Tribune; Oaklawn Cemetery; A Walking Tour Guide of Oaklawn Cemetery; Ramblin through Old Oaklawn Cemtery; Index to Advertisers. 
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166 Durham, Harriet Frorer. Caribbean.
Hollywood, Florida: Dukane Press, (1972). First Edition. 
Octavo, cloth (hardcover), viii, 133 + [xxx] pp. Map endpapers, illus. Near-Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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167 Dyckman, Martin A. Reubin O'D. Askew and the Golden Age of Florida Politics. Foreword by David R. Colburn and Susan A. MacManus.
Gainesville: University Press of Florida, (2011). First Edition. 
Octavo, gold cloth (hardcover), xiii, 342 pp. Photos. Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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168 Eberhart, Richard. Florida Poems. Drawings by Karen Tucker Kuykendall.
Gulfport, FL: Konglomerati Press, 1981. First Edition. One of a limited edition of 1,000. 
Oblong octavo, cloth (hardcover), paper label, unpaged. Illustrated. Near-Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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169 Edel, Andrew N. Historic Photos of St. Petersburg. Text and Captions by Andrew N. Edel.
Nashville, Tennessee: Turner, (2008). First Edition. 
Square quarto, black boards (hardcover), gilt letters, 206 pp. Fine (As New) in a Fine (As New) dust jacket. From dust jacket: Founded in the late nineteenth century as a railroad town, St. Petersburg quickly emerged as the Sunshine City, a preferred west-coast destination for Americans seeking Florida's sun, sand, and surf. The images collected in Historic Photos of St. Petersburg combine to form a remarkable portrait of this unique community. Among numerous subjects key to the city's past are an early Mirror Lake, the Detroit Hotell, the Million Dollar Pier, the Snell Arcade, shuffleboard courts, Albert Whitted Airport, the Aquarium, Festival of States parades, the Orange Belt Railway, Roser Park, and of course, the famous green benches. In stunning, black-and-white photography, this handsome coffee-table book details the historical growth of St. Petersburg from its early days up to recent times. Spanning two centuries and nearly 200 images, the book follows the building of this history-rich city, offering a compelling look into the past for any longtime resident and every history buff of St. Petersburg. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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170 Edson, Mary Louise and “Dicke” Christie Henderson. Where the Summer Spends the Winter: A Florida Song.
West Palm Beach: Edson and Henderson, (1924). First Edition. 
Sheet music. Quarto, printed self-wrappers, 5 pp. Dedicated to the Lion's Club of West Palm Beach. Fine, in protective mylar. 
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171 Ellis, Mary Louise and William Warren Rogers. Favored Land, Tallahassee: A History of Tallahassee and Leon County. Joan Perry Morris, Photo Editor.
Norfolk: The Donning Company, (1988). First Edition. 
Quarto, green cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, 247 pp. Very Good+, with lightly rubbed edges and small spot to ffep; in a Very Good+ dust jacket with light edgewear. From dustjacket: Tallahassee is a capital city in many ways, epitomizing the dynamic quality of the State of Florida in its evolution from a small settlement to a thriving agricultural town to a present-day metropolis. The story of Tallahassee and Lon County is a story of people -- men and women, black, white, and Indian, farmers, entrepreneurs, educators -- visionaries all, who individually and collectively inspired others to work toward fulfilling Tallahassee's promise. Historians Mary Louise Ellis and William Warren Rogers and photographic archivst Joan Perry Morris reminds us, “there must be a cognizance and appreciation of our past,” and in Favored Land they have portrayed an area aware of its heritage, alert to the needs of the present, and prepared to meet the challenges of the future. This is a volume to be treasured by anyone who has ever called Tallahassee and Leon County home. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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172 Ellsworth, Lucius and Linda. Pensacola: The Deep Water City. A Pictorial and Entertaining Commentary on the Growth and Development of Pensacola, Florida. Photography by Phillip Radcliffe.
Tulsa, Oklahoma: Continental Heritage, (1982). Second Edition. 
Quarto, burgundy cloth (hardcover), 191 pp. Fine in a Near-Fine dust jacket with lightly rubbed edges. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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173 English, Colin. The Course of Study for Florida Elementary Schools. Volume I, Grades I - VI.
Tallahassee, FL: State Department of Public Instruction, 1937. 
Octavo, green wrappers (softbound), viii, 807 pp. Good, with former owner signiture, age darkened covers, several small chips to edges of spine, rubbing to covers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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174 Eppes, Susan Bradofrd. Verses from Florida.
Macon, GA: J. W. Burke Company, (1938). 
Octavo, grey cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, 97 pp. Near-Fine, with light foxing to endpapers, in a Very Good dust jacket with tanning to spine & edges, light soiling. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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175 Erving, John M., Jr.; Editor. Erving's Guide to Browsing Around Florida: An Adventure on a Shoestring.
Published by the AUthor, [1971]. First Edition, As Stated. 
Octavo, softbound, (full-color illus. wrappers), 176 pp. Very Good, with edgewear and rubbing to covers. “A county-by-county run-down of interesting places to go, fascinating sights to see, and unusual things to do in all parts of Florida. Plus, these unusual features: Lake Seminole; White Sands; Junior Museum; Forgotten Coastline; Cattle Auction; Vacationer's Photo Album; Ybor City; Stairway to the Skies; People Come from All Over; The Readers Take Over.” 
Price: 12.50 USD
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176 Fabel, Robin F. A. The Economy of British West Florida, 1763-1783.
Tuscaloosa: The University of Alabama Press, [1988]. 
Octavo, green cloth, ix, 296 pp. Fine (As New), in a like dust jacket. Contents: Introduction; Immigration; Blacks in West Florida; The Indian and Caribbean Trade; Trading with the Spanish Empire; Plantation Life; The Maritime Life of the Province; The Company of Military Adventurers; Conclusion; Appendices: Maritime Traffic, 1763-1778; Deerskin Prices, 1768-1778; Agents for Military Adventurers; Slave Transactions, 1764-1779; Imports to Britain from Florida, 1773-1775; Notes; Bibliographic Essay; Index. Tables, Charts, Maps. 
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177 Faherty, William Barnaby. Florida's Space Coast: The Impact of NASA on the Sunshine State. Foreword by Gary R. Mormino and Raymond Arsenault. [The Florida History and Culture Series].
Gainesville: University Press of Florida (2002). 
Octavo, cloth & boards (hardcover), xix, 205 pp. Fine (As New), in a Fine (As New) dust jacket. From jacket: ...The compelling story of America's half century in space exploration, told for the first time from the unique viewpoint of the people who built the spaceport. From the first successful launch of a two-stage rocket in 1950 through the latest space shuttle missions of 2000, William Barnaby Faherty illustrates how the space program transformed the east central Florida coast from a traditional citrus production and tourist area into one of the most influential high-tech centers in the nation..This side-by-side evolutionary chronicle of America's space program and the county in which it was born provides an engaging first-hand look at how Flroida's Space Coast propelled the state into the twenty-first century. 
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178 Fairbanks, George R. The History and Antiquities of the City of St. Augustine, Florida, Founded A. D. 1565. Comprising Some of the Most Interesting Portions of the Early History of Florida.
New York: Charles B. Norton, 1858. First Edition. 
Royal octavo, contemporary cloth binding (professionally rebound), leather spine label, gilt letters, 200 pp. Good+, with light speckling to spine, title loose and lightly chipped. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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179 Fairbanks, George R. The History and Antiquities of the City of St. Augustine, Florida. A Facsimile Reproduction of the 1858 Edition, with an Introduction and Index byk Michael V. Gannon.
Gainesville, FL: The University Presses of Florida, A University of Florida Book, 1975. Bicentennial Floridiana Facsimile Series. 
Octavo, tan leatherette, lxxi, 200, 13 pp. Fine (As New). 
Price: 35.00 USD
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180 Fairbanks, George R., M.A., Un. Coll., Trin. Coll. Florida; Its History and Its Romance. The Oldest Settlement in the United States, Associated with the Most Romantic Events of American History, under the Spanish, French, English, and American Flags, 1497-1904. Third Revised Edition, with a New and Accurate Map of Florida. School Edition -- with Questions in Appendix.
Jacksonville, Florida: H. and W. B. Drew Company, 1904. 
Octavo, navy blue illus. cloth (hardcover), gilt letters & decorations to upper cover, xiii + 311 pp. Fair+, with tender joints & speckling to covers; light edgewear including fraying to tips. From Preface: The name of Florida is one of the oldest connected with the discovery of America. It appears on the earliest maps known, sometimes as a great island and sometimes as a headland. It was visited and taken possession of for the Spanish crown within twenty years of the first landing of Columbus at San Salvador, and is the oldest settled portion of the United States. As originally designated, it covered all the country from Cape Florida to the Chesapeake and westward to unkonwn limits. Its romantic and eventful history extends over a period of nearly four hundred years, embracing as well expeditions for the discovery of gold and precious stones as for the propagation of the Christian faith among a savage nation, or as a refuge from religious persecution. Occupied by colonies from the European countries at different times, it has been the scene of wars, massacres, and contentions between French, Spanish, English, and Americans, as well as continual conflicts with the savage races which once inhabited it, a remnant of whom still remains within its southern borders... 
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