Group Title: Inventory of industrial advantages
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Title: Inventory of industrial advantages
Physical Description: 6 v. : ; 39 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Florida State Advertising Commission
Publisher: s.n.
Place of Publication: Tallahassee Fla
Publication Date: 1948-1949?]
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General Note: Issued separately for Florida cities in cooperation with local chambers of commerce and varied agencies.
General Note: In loose-leaf binders.
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Bibliographic ID: UF00075576
Volume ID: VID00090
Source Institution: University of Florida
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GROVELAND, FLORIDA


Lake County



Part A---General Information


1. Location:

Groveland is in Central Florida, six miles west of Clermont. The elevation
is 129 feet.

2. Transportation:

Florida Highways 33 and 50 pass through Groveland. The Atlantic Coast Line
Railroad provides rail service. Bus service is provided by Greyhound Lines
and Orlando Transit Company. Air service is not available,

3. Population:


Lake County had a population of 27,946 in 1945. The
was 722.

4. Climate:

(From observations at Eustis, Florida.)


Normal
Temperature


59.7
61.7
66.6
71.1
76.9
80.8


Normal
Rainfall


2.54
2.44
2.95
2.49
4.23
6.13


July
August
September
October
November
December
-Annual


population of Groveland


Normal
Temperature


82.4
82.4
80.1
73.5
65.4
60.4
71.8


Normal
Rainfall

7.24
6.02
5.75
3.54.
1.89
2.35
47.57


5. History:

The ton was founded in the early 1900's and was first called Taylorville.
In 1911 it was framed Groveland because of the extensive citrus groves'nearby.

6. Major Sources of Income:

Citrus, truck farming, and candy manufacturing are the main sources of income.

Part B---Recreation and Entertainment


1. Special Events:

None.

2. Athletic Events:


High school athletic events are held here during the school term.

3. Tourist Clubs:

None.

4. Recreational Clubs:

None.


5. Civic Organizations:

Business Nen's Club
Woman's Club


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January
February
March
April
May
June









GROVELAND, FLORIDA


6. Fraternal Organizations:

Masons

7. Organized Entertainment:

Motion picture theater.

8. Recreational Facilities:

Community building, park,
Shuffleboard courts
Tennis courts
Bowling alleys
Ball parks


and beach


9. Huntngg:


Quail, dove, and duck are found in this section.
lodges are not available.


Hunting guides and hunting


10. Fishing:

Fresh water fish are caught in many small lakes nearby. Fishing camps and
fishing guides are not available.

11. Churches:

1 ethodist, Baptist, and Lutheran denominations have services in Groveland.


Part C---Accommodations


1. Hotels:

Central, 12
Lake David,
Broadstreet


rooms, rates $2 up, European'plan,
22 rooms, rates `1.50 up, European plan.
;, eight rooms, rates $1.50 up, European plan.


2. Tourist Courts:

None.

3. Guest Homes:

Puryea's

4. Trailer Parks:

None.

5. Eating Places:


Broadway Cafe
Sewell's Restaurant & Grill


Further information


of Groveland can be obtained from:

GROVELAND BUSINESS MEN'S CLUB
Groveland, Florida


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GROVELAND, FLORIDA


Lake County



Part A---General Information


1. Location:

Groveland is in Central Florida, six miles west of Clermont. The elevation
is 129 feet.

2. Transportation:

Florida Fighways 33 and 50 pass through Groveland. The Atlantic Coast Line
Railroad provides rail service. Bus service is provided by Greyhound Lines
and Orlando Transit Company. Air service is not available.

3. Population:


Lake County had a population of 27,946 in 1945.
was 722.

4. Climate:

(From observations at Eustis, Florida.)


Normal
TemDerature


Normal
Rainfall


The population of Groveland


Normal
Temperature


Normal
Rainfall


January
February
March
April
May
June


59.7
61.7
66.6
71.1
76.9
80.8


.2.54
2.44
2.95
2.49
4.23
6.13


July
August
September
October
November
December
Annual


82.4
82.4
80,1
73.5
65.4
60.4
71.8


7.24
6.02
5.75
3.54
1.89
2.35
47.57


5. History:

The tow was founded in the early 1900's and was first called Taylorville.
In 1911 it was aramed Groveland because of the extensive citrus groves .nearby.

6. Major Sources of Income:

Citrus, truck farming, and candy manufacturing are the main sources of income.

Part B---Recreation and Entertainment


1. Special Events:

None.

2. Athletic Events:


High school athletic events are held here during the school term.

3. Tourist Clubs:

None.

4. Recreational Clubs:


None.


5. Civic Organizations:

Business Men's Club
.oman's Club


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GROVELAND, FLORIDA


6. Fraternal Organizations:


Masons
7. Organized Entertainment:

Motion picture theater.

8. Recreational Facilities:

Community building, park, and beach
Shuffleboard courts
Tennis courts
Bowling alleys
Ball parks
9. Hunting:

Quail, dove, and duck are found in this section. Hunting guides and hunti
lodges are not available.
10. Fishing:

Fresh water fish are caught in many small lakes nearby. Fishing camps and
fishing guides are not available.

11. Churches:

Methodist, Baptist, and Lutheran denominations have services in Groveland.

Part C---Accommodations


1. Hotels:

Central, 12 rooms, rates $2 up, European plan.
Lake David, 22 rooms, rates ,1.50 up, European plan.
Broadstreet, eight rooms, rates $1.50 up, European plan.

2. Tourist Courts:

None,

3. Guest Homes:

Puryea's

4. Trailer Parks:

None.
5. Eating Places:

Broadway Cafe
Sewell's Restaurant & Grill


Further information of Groveland can be obtained from:

GROVELAND BUSINESS MEN'S CLUB
Groveland, Florida


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