Old Spanish Trail Monument at Saint Augustine Florida

Item

Title

Old Spanish Trail Monument at Saint Augustine Florida

Description

Invitation to a reception honoring Harral Ayers as a knight commander by Spain; a history of the how the road became a US Highway from the Old Spanish Trail; Description of St. Augustine Monument; Acknowledgment of women's work in beautifying the road.

Spatial Coverage

St. Augustine (Florida)
San Antonio (Texas)
New Orleans (Louisiana)
Mississippi Coast
Osceola Park (St. Augustine, Florida)
Fort San Marco (St. Augustine, Florida)
City Hall Plaza (San Antonio, Texas)
San Fernando Cathedral (San Antonio, Texas)
U.S. 80
Shreveport (Texas)
Montgomery (Alabama)
Dallas (Texas)
El Paso (Texas)
California
Gulf Coast
Gulf of Mexico
Mobile (Alabama)
Mobile County (Alabama)

Temporal Coverage

1922 to 1930

Creator

Ayres, Harral B. (OST Managing Director)
Drought, Henry (Ethel), Mrs. (Director-General, OST Department of Beautification, Honorary Vice President,

Date

1930

Identifier

SC17_05_02_003 Old Spanish Trail Monument at Saint Augustine Florida

uri

http://dspace.stmarytx.edu:8080/xmlui/handle/123456789/1199

Extent

10.5 x 7.75 inches

Medium

Paper

Language

en-us

Rights

Materials in the Old Spanish Trail collection may be used with attribution for the purpose of personal use, scholarship or research. Any commercial use of these materials require written permission from the copyright owner.

Subject

Ayres, Harral B. (Managing Director, President 1933~ OST Association)
Drought, Henry (Ethel), Mrs. (Director-General, OST Department of Beautification, Honorary Vice President, OST Association - 1215 N. St. Mary's St., San Antonio, Texas)
Beretta, J.K., Mrs. (Chairman, Committee on Audit and Finance - San Antonio, Texas)
Neff, Pat M. (Governor - 1921-1925)
Krempkau, William B. (Chairman, Old Trail Drivers)
Coolidge, Calvin (President of the United States)
Fletcher, Ed, Jr. (Vice President, Regional Director, OST Association - California)
XIII, Alfonso (King of Spain)
Ubarri, Pablo (Spanish Consul at Galveston)
Pillans, Palmer (President, OST Association, Alabama)
LeBlanc, Stewart A. (Secretary, OST Association - Crowley, Louisiana)
Peck, S.H. (President, OST Association)
Old Spanish Trail Association
City Federation of Women's Clubs (San Antonio, Texas)
Old Trail Drivers (San Antonio, Texas)
design
interstate travel
support - Old Spanish Trail
highway names
historical tourism
Old Spanish Trail
monument -- signage
award
highway construction
federal aid
Old Spanish Trail routes
ferries
trains
boats
horses
difficulties of travel
automobile -- travel
natural resources
bridges
paved roads

Type

Brochures