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|Named Person:||John Coyle Hill; Sally Rand; Bernarr Adolphus Macfadden; Bob Hope; Chico Marx|
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|Notes:||Hardcover edition, string binding; glossy burgundy paper over contoured boards; a little Dutch boy offering a little Dutch girl a tulip in bold relief in center of front cover and the word "photographs" stamped in gold ink.|
|Description:||1 scrapbook,  leaves of black paper : col. ill., mount. ; 29 x 39 cm.|
|Contents:||3 p. of newspaper clippings ; 1 p. of photographs ; 3 p. of 20 color postcards from Parrot Jungle ; 1 p. of 5 color postcards from Monkey Jungle, and 1 black & white photographic postcard of the Sausage Tree in Matheson Hammock ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings, a brochure on the Sausage Tree, a matchcover from Johnson Manor in Jacksonville, Florida, and a color postcard from the Palo Duro State park, Texas ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings on Sally Rand's debut at the Hurricane Club, Miami, Metropolitan opera star Marjorie Lawrence, and 2 b&w photographs of the entrance to The Garden and of the Sausage Tree ; 5 p. of newpaper clippings, a color postcard, two ticket stubs, and a banner from the Orange Bowl Festival ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings of the 12 best stories of 1943 ; 1 p. of 3 color postcards, 1 b&w photographic postcard and 22 b&w photographs of birds from the Rare Bird Farm, Miami, Florida ; 1 p. mounted with a newspaper clipping on unrationed food, a copy of a letter confering Good Conduct Medal awards, a b&w photographic postcard of a flamingo from the Rare Bird Farm, and a color postcard of the U.S. Post Office and Court House, Amarillo, Texas ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings from the Hialeah race track ; 1 p. of ticket stubs, 2 color postcards, an official program from Hialeah Park and two newspaper clippings referencing the Roney Plaza hotel ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings, a birth announcement, and a season's greetings card ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings on various subjects and an Army Service Forces letter announcing promotions dated Feb. 1, 1944 ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings, 1 color postcard of the Chickamauga Civil War battlefield in Chattanooga, Tenn., and 1 color postcard depicting fishing a Baker's Haulover, Miami Beach, Fla. ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings on the deaths of Raymond Clapper and Charles Bedaux, F.D.R., Jr. ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings, most relating to National Airline's route to Key West ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings on various subjects, including troop entertainers, a Japanese suicide sub, etc. ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings and an Army Service Forces letter dated Feb. 19, 1944 listing sharpshooter and marksman status of enlisted men ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings on the Dutch and English royalty, a b&w photograph of a soldier sitting on the fender of his car with his wife pointing to a new badge on the shoulder of his uniform, and an envelope and letter from Ray Brice to John Hill ("Hairless God") ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings on various subjects, including a 44-pound dolphin ; Sen. McNary's death notice, a planned visit to Miami for Eleanor Roosevelt, moviestars and Chico Marx ; 1 p. of various newspaper clippings and an official program for Hialeah Park ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings and 3 ticket stubs from Hialeah Park ; 3 p. of newspaper clippings on Bob Hope's show, and the arrival in Miami of a new blimp, and various other matters ; 1 p. of various newspaper clippings (1 referring to the headliner of the Latin Quarter nightclub), and 1 program of Miami's All Woman Orchestra dated March 14, 1944 ; 2 p. of b&w photographs and 1 newspaper clipping documenting the Hill family's fishing trip ; 2 p. of various newspaper clippings and black and white photographs of a March 12, 1944 fishing trip, and 2 color postcards from Hialeah Park ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings depicting the new Dinner key hanger, fire trucks, and beach at Matheson Hammock ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings on a bus driver strike and 1 b&w photograph of Mr. & Mrs. Hill? ; 2 p. of newspaper clippings primarily referring to various wartime events ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings on entertainers, a golf show, and 7 ticket stubs and a color postcard of Jai Alai players from the Biscayne Fronton, Miami Florida ; 1 p. of 8 b&w photographs of various members of the Hill family taken in April, 1944 ; 1 p. of 4 photographs of various army officers at their desks and the mailroom ; 1 p. with a loose 26 x 36 cm b&w group photograph of soldiers sitting or standing at ease ; 1 p. of 3 b&w photographs of army offices and a newspaper clipping of Sec. of Navy Frank Knox's funeral ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings, a drawing of a woman, a color postcard of Lake Worth, West Palm Beach, and 1 matchcover from the San Juan Restaurant and Bar, Tamiami Trail ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings on war news and a 205 lb swordfish ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings on "Old Grandpappy" bomber's arrival, a mother's day card, and a color postcard of a drill parade, Camp Grant, Illinois ; 2 p. of war- and Miami- related newspaper clippings, and 1 color postcard of "Colorful Florida's most colorful spots" ; 1 p. of clippings on the allied invasion ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings, 2 color postcards, and 2 b&w photographs of a woman and two children standing in front of an automobile ; 1 p. with a newspaper clipping on Miami Beach's last Officers Candidate School graduates, a color postcard of the Wringley Building and Tribune Tower, Chicago, and a birth announcement ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings and a birthday card ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings and an anniversary card ; 1 p. of clippings referring to a draft dodger, a fire in the Everglades, a motor vehicle operator's permit, a Music by Muzak program dated July 10, and a color postcard from Puget Sound ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings on Eddie Rickenbacher, WAVES sales of war bonds, a matchcover from the San Juan Restaurant and Bar, Tamiami Trail, and 1 missing postcard ; 5 p. of various war- and Miami- related newspaper clippings and 1 missing postcard ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings, and one color postcard of two pigs "having a swill time" ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings and a souvenir envelope ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings, 2 Florida East Coast Railway seat and identification checks, and 1 color postcard of the fountain in Union Station Plaza, St. Louis, MO ; 1 p. of 5 b&w family photographs dated Sept. --
Oct. 1944 ; 1 p. of war-related newspaper clippings ; 1 p. with a Club Bali souvenir photograph and an autographed picture card of Daisy and Violet Hilton, and 2 missing postcards ; 2 p. of newspaper clippings on hurricane preparations and effects of gale-force winds in Miami and hurricane winds in Orlando ; 2 p. of newspaper clippings on various subjects, including Bernarr MacFadden, entertainers Al Jolson, a manatee sea circus, war news, Italian naval visit, and 2 orange bowl ticket stubs ; 1 p. of newspaper clippings, a color postcard of City Park entrance, New Orleans, LA, and one loose full-page newspaper clipping mapping out possible Allied invasion landings in Hitler's "fortress Europe."
- Hill, John Coyle.
- Rand, Sally, -- 1904-1979.
- Macfadden, Bernarr Adolphus, -- 1868-1955.
- Hope, Bob, -- 1903-2003 -- Performances.
- Marx, Chico, -- 1887-1961 -- Performances.
- Hill family.
- Parrot Jungle and Gardens (Miami, Fla.) -- Pictorial works.
- Monkey Jungle (Miami, Fla.) -- Pictorial works.
- Hurricane Club (Miami, Fla.)
- Rare Bird Farm (Miami, Fla.) -- Pictorial works.
- Hialeah Park (Hialeah, Fla.) -- Pictorial works.
- Roney Plaza Hotel (Miami Beach, Fla.)
- United States. -- Army Service Forces.
- National Airlines.
- Club Bali (Nightclub) -- Pictorial works.
- Latin Quarter (Nightclub) -- Pictorial works.
- San Juan Restaurant and Bar (Tamiami Trail, Miami, Fla.)
- United States. -- Army Air Forces. -- Officer Candidate School, Army Air Forces Technical Training Command, Miami Beach, Florida.
- United States. -- Naval Reserve. -- Women's Reserve -- History.
- Florida East Coast Railway.
- Orange Bowl, Miami, Fla. (Football game) -- History.
- Motion picture actors and actresses.
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy.
- Conscientious objectors -- Florida.
- Savings bonds -- United States -- History.
- Hurricanes -- Atlantic Coast (U.S.)
- Matheson Hammock (Coral Gables, Fla.) -- Pictorial works.
- Fishing -- 1940-1950.
- Entertainers -- 1940-1950.
- Soldiers, American -- 1940-1950.
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Military personnel -- Florida -- Miami Beach -- 1940-1950.
- Hurricanes -- 1940-1950.
- Opera singers -- 1940-1950.