“The Largest Ostrich Farm in The East” Between 1900 and 1901? (Garrett Ptg.Co.) An advertisement for the Florida Ostrich Farm locates on the banks of the St. Johns River in South Jacksonville. Riding and driving of ostriches daily between 11:30 A.M and 3:30 P.M. Plumes, tips fans, hats, feather fancies, etc. for sale. On Verso: The Alligator Farm Jacksonville, Fla. The advertisement also includes the sites to see at the Alligator Farm, including trained alligators “shooting the chutes”. Alligator leather goods available.
Brochure: The Florida Ostrich Farm Jacksonville, Fla. Circa 1900-1901. Regional and Rare Materials. University of North Florida, Thomas G. Carpenter Library Special Collections and Archives. UNF Digital Commons, https://digitalcommons.unf.edu/tourism/60/