364 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND topic contains "Politics And Government"
Appointment of Daniel G. Smith as Justice of the Peace by Governor Richard Keith Call, 1842

Appointment of Daniel G. Smith as Justice of the Peace by Governor Richard Keith Call, 1842

Date
1842-03-03
Description
Appointment of Daniel G. Smith as Justice of the Peace in Gadsden County by Governor Richard Keith Call. Governor Call and Secretary of Florida Thomas H. Duval signed the document. The reverse includes a note from A. I. Forman, dated April 9, 1842, stating that he administered the oath to Smith on that day.
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Articles About Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931

Articles About Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931

Date
1931
Description
Two articles about Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage. The first article lists the students attending the 1931 trip, and the second article is about the reunion of participants from the first Patriotic Pilgrimage in 1930.
Collection
Askew Inaugural Detail

Askew Inaugural Detail

Date
1975-01-07
Description
Program for Florida Highway Patrol detail for the 1975 Askew inauguration.
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Bond of Joseph W. Applegate, County Treasurer - Clay County, 1873

Bond of Joseph W. Applegate, County Treasurer - Clay County, 1873

Date
1873-10-15
Description
Bond required for Joseph W. Applegate to take his elected position as Treasurer for Clay County. Applegate, William O. McIntyre, and F. Jordan bonded themselves, promising to pay three thousand dollars in the event that Applegate did not discharge his duties as treasurer properly. The document is signed by two witnesses, R.B. Canova and Henry Braun, as well as Lewis Wilson, the president of the Clay County Board of Commissioners.
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Broadside announcing the upcoming Republican Convention for Duval County, 1920

Broadside announcing the upcoming Republican Convention for Duval County, 1920

Date
1920
Description
A Republican County Convention will be held in the City of Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida at the Odd Fellows Hall, corner of State and Cedar Streets on the 26th day of January, A.D., 1920 at 11 o'clock, A.M. for the purpose of electing (16) delegates to the 4th Congressional Convention at Palatka, Fla., Jan. 29, 1920, and such other business as may come before the Convention. ...''
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Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida addressing the stances of the governors of Florida and Alabama regarding federal efforts to stop discrimination in defense industries, 1942

Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida addressing the stances of the governors of Florida and Alabama regarding federal efforts to stop discrimination in defense industries, 1942

Date
1942-08-11
Description
Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida, headquartered in Jacksonville, calling attention to a letter written by Florida governor Spessard Holland to the governor of Alabama, Frank Dixon, concurring with Dixon's opposition to the federal government's "discrimination by seller" clause, which aimed essentially to reduce racial discrimination in the nation's defense industries during World War II.
Collection
Bumper sticker supporting proposed 1971 "court reform" Amendment #1 to the state constitution

Bumper sticker supporting proposed 1971 "court reform" Amendment #1 to the state constitution

Date
Description
Bumper sticker supporting proposed 1971 "court reform" Amendment #1 to the state constitution
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Campaign flier for Sidney J. Catts

Campaign flier for Sidney J. Catts

Date
1928 (circa)
Description
Side one: To the thousands of Catts supporters in Florida.
Collection
Campaign Flier for Sidney J. Catts, 1916

Campaign Flier for Sidney J. Catts, 1916

Date
1916 (circa)
Description
Side one: political campaign for Catts -- ''Catts men must have one man. ... If Texas had a Hogg for Governor why can't Florida have a Catt for Governor? Register Mr. Voter--kill the rats--Pay your poll tax and vote for Catts.''
Collection
Campaign Materials for Gubernatorial Candidate Bill Hendrix, 1960

Campaign Materials for Gubernatorial Candidate Bill Hendrix, 1960

Date
1960
Description
The first card shows a Confederate note and lists candidate Bill Hendrix's "campaign platform of a white man." The second card includes Hendrix's portrait and a inflammatory anti-integration message.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_975.9925-c156_01Appointment of Daniel G. Smith as Justice of the Peace by Governor Richard Keith Call, 1842 textJustices of the peace--Florida--Gadsden County
Justices of the peace--Selection and appointment
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n2004-1_b001_f09_01Articles About Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931textWomen legislators--United States
High school students
Education, Secondary
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m93-11_b002_f19_02Askew Inaugural Detailtext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m93-11_b002_f19_02.jpg
s622_b003_f02_x02Bond of Joseph W. Applegate, County Treasurer - Clay County, 1873textBonds
Public officers
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flc_br0075Broadside announcing the upcoming Republican Convention for Duval County, 1920textElection districts
Political conventions
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s406_b066_f01_04Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida addressing the stances of the governors of Florida and Alabama regarding federal efforts to stop discrimination in defense industries, 1942textSegregation
Race relations
Racism
Discrimination in employment
Defense industries--Government policy
States' rights (American politics)
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s19_b191_f01_01Bumper sticker supporting proposed 1971 "court reform" Amendment #1 to the state constitutionstill imageConstitutional amendments
Constitutions
Voting
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flc_br0065Campaign flier for Sidney J. CattstextElections
Political candidates
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flc_br0055Campaign Flier for Sidney J. Catts, 1916textElections
Political candidates
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slc_1960_gubernatorial_01Campaign Materials for Gubernatorial Candidate Bill Hendrix, 1960textGubernatorial candidates--Florida
Political Candidates
Politicians
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