Records and map relating to proposed town of Chevelier, 1917-1919.

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Records and map relating to proposed town of Chevelier, 1917-1919.
Model Land Company
Ingraham, James Edmundson, 1850-1924. ( Contributor )
Jaudon, James Franklin, 1873-1938. ( Contributor )
McLendon, Robert B., b. 1852. ( Contributor )
Morse, Frederick S., 1859-1920. ( Contributor )
Pepper, Frank J., b. 1880. ( Contributor )
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Physical Description:
9 items (9 pages), 1 map.


Subjects / Keywords:
Highleyman, Locke T.,--b. 1870. ( lcsh )
Jennings, William Sherman,--1863-1920. ( lcsh )
Chevelier -- Florida ( lcsh )
Everglades (Fla.) -- Florida ( lcsh )
Southern Drainage District -- Florida ( lcsh )
Snapper Creek Canal -- Florida ( lcsh )


Correspondence, tax statements, plats, and map. Mentions boundaries of Southern Drainage District, proposed location of drainage canals, and land owned by William Jennings, L. T. Highleyman, Snapper Creek Canal, and Tamiami Canal. Correspondents include Frank J. Pepper, James E. Ingraham, R. B. McLendon, Frederick S. Morse, and James F. Jaudon. Map advertising Chevelier annotated in color pencil to show Southern Drainage District. ( ,,, )
Scope and Content:
1. [Letter] 1917 Sept., Miami, Fla. 2. [Letter] 1918 Nov. 6 to J.E. Ingraham, St. Augustine, Fla. 3. [Letter] 1919 June 21 to R.B. McLendon, Miami, Fla. 4. [Letter] 1919 June 24 to J.E. Ingraham, St. Augustine, Fla. 5. [Memorandum] Boundaries of The Southern Drainage District. 6. [Plat Sketch] Acreage owned by William Sherman Jennings. 7. [Memorandum] Handwritten boundaries of The Southern Drainage District. 8. [Map] Plat showing the contemplated location of the main drainage canals in the Southern Drainage District. 9. Map of Chevelier (Full page view and close-up views, in segments).
General Note:
Chevelier was located in the Ten Thousand Islands.
Electronic reproduction. Miami, Fla. : Reclaiming the Everglades, c2000. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software. Digitized from papers at Richter Library, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida.

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Florida International University
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University of Miami
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