Florence I. Fritz papers 1926-1969


Florence I. Fritz papers 1926-1969

This collection primarily consists of correspondence between Fritz and her family, friends, and associates during her career as a realtor in southwest Florida and as owner and editor of the travel brochure, Hello Stranger! The collection also includes assorted papers of the Florida State Welfare Board and the Southwest Florida Historical Society, photographs, subscription cards for Hello Stranger!, and articles written by Fritz.




SNAC Resource ID: 6327581

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Southwest Florida Historical Society

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Fritz, Florence, 1901-1969

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Florence Irene Fritz, born in 1901, was an author, publisher, and Florida historian. Her articles and books covered the Everglades, the Seminole Indians, early Florida pioneers, and other aspects of southwest Florida history. For over eighteen years she produced a tourist brochure, Hello Stranger! which she distributed throughout the United States. In addition to her many publications, Fritz worked as a caseworker among homesteaders an...