136 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND topic contains "Education and Libraries"
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Fessenden Academy and Industrial School Catalog, 1900-1901

Fessenden Academy and Industrial School Catalog, 1900-1901

Date
1900
Description
A catalog from Fessenden Academy which includes a message from the school principal, Joseph L. Wiley; a school calendar; officers of the academy; faculty; the story of the academy; students' names by grade; course of study for students by grade; the cost of attending the academy; rules for students; general information about the academy; an address to parents and guardians from the principal; advertisements; health hints; and photographs.
Collection
The Catalogue of Cookman Institute, Jacksonville, 1893-1894

The Catalogue of Cookman Institute, Jacksonville, 1893-1894

Date
1893
Description
This 1893-1894 catalog for the Cookman Institute in Jacksonville includes a list of faculty at the school; a list of former graduates; the roll for the school year; the course of study for students; a description of when the next session begins; a description of the night school; the location of the school; accommodations for students; the cost of admission; the cost of board; details about washing at the school; books; necessities students are required to have (clothing, towels, furniture); medicine; rules to be observed; the faculty; the pupils; descriptions of the departments of study; and advertisements for local businesses.
Collection
Edward Waters College School Bulletin, 1950-51

Edward Waters College School Bulletin, 1950-51

Date
1950
Description
Bulletin of Edward Waters College in Jacksonville. Includes information about the school's mission, curriculum, facilities, faculty and extra curriculars. Photographs of life on the campus are also included.
Collection
Cover, Florida Technological University Student Handbook, 1968-69

Cover, Florida Technological University Student Handbook, 1968-69

Date
1968
Description
Cover of the 1968-1969 student handbook for Florida Technological University, which would later become the University of Central Florida. The cover features the school's original mascot, a "citronaut," a combination of an orange and an astronaut.
Collection
Advertisement for the East Florida Seminary, State Normal School and Military Institute, Gainesville, 1883

Advertisement for the East Florida Seminary, State Normal School and Military Institute, Gainesville, 1883

Date
1883
Description
Advertisement for the East Florida Seminary, State Normal School and Military Institute at Gainesville in Alachua County, Florida. The institution was established by the Florida Legislature in 1851. The annual session began in September and ended in June, and was divided into 13 week terms. Male applicants had to be 13 years old, female applicants 12 years old. Students professing an interest in becoming teachers were preferred. Courses included English, ancient languages, bookeeping, piano, organ, voice culture, vocal music. The ad also lists the boards of instruction, government, and education for the seminary. Printed on page 110 of Charles Henry Webber's The Eden of the South, Descriptive of the Orange Groves, Vegetable Farms, Strawberry Fields, Peach Orchards, Soil, Climate, Natural Peculiarities, and the People of Alachua County Florida (New York, 1883).
Collection
Advertisement for Florida Normal College at White Springs, ca. 1890

Advertisement for Florida Normal College at White Springs, ca. 1890

Date
1890 (circa)
Description
An advertisement for the Florida Normal College at White Springs.
Collection
Notice from B.F. Whitner of Tallahassee about a fund for the education of poor and indigent children

Notice from B.F. Whitner of Tallahassee about a fund for the education of poor and indigent children

Date
1848
Description
Notice published by B.F. Whitner, Master in Chancery in Leon County, regarding a fund having been set up to provide for the education of poor and indigent children in Tallahassee. Whitner was authorized to make loans from the fund, and the interest was what would pay for the education. Whitner wanted to know who was entitled to receive benefits from the fund, and on what terms teachers would accept them as pupils.
Collection
Scenes in the Orient at the Florida Chautauqua

Scenes in the Orient at the Florida Chautauqua

Date
1885
Description
This is a two part advertisement for the Florida Chautauqua at DeFuniak Springs (Feb. 12-14, 1885 at 8 p.m.). The first sheet (Side A) is the announcement of the entire change of program for the 3 nights. Sides B and C have a more complete description of the new kind of entertainment to be presented, known as the Sauahbrah Oriental Entertainments.
Collection
The Sau-Ah-Brah Bureau of Oriental Entertainment at the Florida Chautauqua

The Sau-Ah-Brah Bureau of Oriental Entertainment at the Florida Chautauqua

Date
1885
Description
This is a two part advertisement for the Florida Chautauqua at DeFuniak Springs (Feb. 12-14, 1885 at 8 p.m.). The first sheet (Side A) is the announcement of the entire change of program for the 3 nights. Sides B and C have a more complete description of the new kind of entertainment to be presented, known as the Sauahbrah Oriental Entertainments.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_371.974-f415-1900-01Fessenden Academy and Industrial School Catalog, 1900-1901textSchools--Florida--Martin
African American schools--Florida--Martin
Segregation in education
Discrimination in education
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flc_377.87-c773-1893-4The Catalogue of Cookman Institute, Jacksonville, 1893-1894textAfrican American college students
African American universities and colleges
African American universities and colleges--Florida--Jacksonville
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flc_378-e25-1950-51_01Edward Waters College School Bulletin, 1950-51textAfrican American college students--Florida--Duval County--Jacksonville
Edward Waters College--Faculty.
African Methodist Episcopal Church--Clergy.
African Americans--Education (Higher)
Segregation in education
Edward Waters College
The African Methodist Episcopal Church
College facilities--Florida--Jacksonville
School buildings--Florida--Jacksonville
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flc_378.002-f6t2-1968-69_01Cover, Florida Technological University Student Handbook, 1968-69textMascots
Book cover art
Handbooks and manuals
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flc_917.5979-w371_05Advertisement for the East Florida Seminary, State Normal School and Military Institute, Gainesville, 1883textTeachers colleges
Education, higher
Advertisement
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flc_br0008Rules and regulations of the library of the Women's Christian Temperance Union, Dunedin, FloridatextLibraries/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0008.jpg
flc_br0047Advertisement for Florida Normal College at White Springs, ca. 1890textBusiness schools
Teachers colleges
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flc_br0133Notice from B.F. Whitner of Tallahassee about a fund for the education of poor and indigent childrentextPublic schools/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0133.jpg
flc_br0135aScenes in the Orient at the Florida ChautauquatextLectures and lecturing
Performing arts
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0135a.jpg
flc_br0135bThe Sau-Ah-Brah Bureau of Oriental Entertainment at the Florida ChautauquatextLectures and lecturing
Performing arts
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