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Collection Miscellaneous Manuscripts Box 2
Title Certificate of Organization. State of New Jersey.
Catalog Number 2003-10-02-111427-0
Scope & Content 1 leaf with letterhead of State of New Jersey, Dept. of State. in the name of The Florida Tropical Fruit Propagation and Land Improvement Company. It is a certificate of organization. It is stamped on the back State of Florida, Dade County and recorded by A.F. Quimby, Clerk. on June 22, 1895.
On the top written in pencil is: "A.F. Quimby return to us with your bill for recording" Signed Robbins/Graham Co.

1 leaf addressed to NMB Hall of St. Augustine. Letter is on letter head of Tampa Post Office, Office of Postmaster. Very difficult to read--appears to say something about Christmas presents for his son

Also there is a letter from George Merrick, real estate developer of Coral Gables of the 1920's later became a post master for the City of Miami in 1940.
A.J. Hanna is at Rollins College at the time. Merrick lists the names of some of the old Key West families.
Object Name Certificate
Other Creators Florida Tropical Fruit Propagation and Land Improvement Company.
Year Range from 1891.0
Date May 27, 1891.
Cataloged by Debra Wynne
Subjects Corporations - Florida - Documents.
Developers - Florida - 1891.