Every Florida Book Project

A Legacy of Tourism


Tourism History

Roadside Florida: The Definitive Guide to the Kingdom of Kitsch

Peter Genovese

Sunshine Paradise:

A History of Florida Tourism

Tracy J. Revels



Advertising Retrospectives

Selling the Sunshine State: A Celebration of Florida Tourism Advertising

Tim Hollis

Dixie Before Disney:

100 Years of Roadside Fun

Tim Hollis

Wish You Were Here: Classic Florida Motel and Restaurant Advertising

Tim Hollis



Photo Collections of Historic Attractions

Remembering Florida Tourist Attractions

Steven Rajtar

Historic Photos of Florida Tourist Attractions

Steve Rajtar



Weeki Wachee

Weeki Wachee, City of Mermaids: A History of One of Florida's Oldest Roadside Attractions

Lu Vickers

Glass Bottom Boats and Mermaid Tails: Florida's Tourist Springs

Tim Hollis