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: VID00180
Source Institution: University of Florida
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POMONA PARK, FLORIDA

Putnam County



Part A---General Information


1. Location:


Pomona Park is in North Florida, 17 miles south of Palatka, and eight miles
Northwest of Crescent City. It is on Lake Broward and near Crescent Lake and
the St. Johns River. The elevation is about 63 feet.

2. Transportation:

U. S. Highway 17 passes through Pomona Park. The Atlantic Coast Line Railroad
provides service. Bus service is provided by Greyhound Lines. Air service
is not available.

3. Population:


Putnam County had a population of 17,837 in 1945.
Park was 306.

4. Climate:

(From observations at Crescent City, Florida.)


Normal
Rainfall


2.40
2.89
3.29
2.40
4.64
7.09


Normal
Temperature


January
February
March
April
May
June


58.6
60.3
65.3
69.6
75.6
79.9


The population of Pomona


Normal
Temperature


July
August
September
October
November
December
Annual


81.7
81.6
79.3
72.7
64.7
58.8
70.2


Normal
Rainfall


6.93
6.56
5.80
4.13
1.72
2.89
50.74


5. History:

The town was named for Pomdna, Loddess,of fruit.

6. Maior Sources of Income;

Citrus growing is the main source of income.

Part B---Recreation and Entertainment


1. Special Event:

None.

2. Athletic Events:

None.


3. Tourist Clubs;

Pomona Improvement Club

4. Recreational Clubs:

None.

5. Civic Organizations;


Chamber of Commerce.


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POMONA PARK, FLORIDA


6. Fraternal Organizations:

None.

7. Organized Entertainment:


Little Theater.

8. Recreational Facilities:

Two parks, tennis court, beach and public dock.

9. Hunting:


Quail, turkeys, and dove are
to unposted hunting grounds.
a hunting guide. His fee is


found in this section. It is about one mile
There are hunting lodges near. Mack Elks is
about $6 a day.


10. Fiphing:

Fresh water bass, bream and perch are caught in Lake Broward, Crescent Lake
and the St. John's River. Cannon's Lodge has eating facilities and accommo-
dations for 20 persons. The rate is $35 weekly. Guides and boats are
available.

11. Churches:

Baptist and Congregational denominations have services in Pomona Park.

Part C---Accommodations

There are no hotels or specialized eating places in Pomona Park. Several
trailer parks, tourist courts, and guest homes are available.


Further information on Pomona Park can be obtained from:

POMONA CITRUS PACKERS
Pomona Park, Florida


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