364 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND topic contains "Politics And Government"
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You Can't Fool Mother Nature - Stop the ERA

You Can't Fool Mother Nature - Stop the ERA

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
A conservative caucus voter's guide to the Florida senate.
Collection
World War II "V-J Day" Proclamation, 1945

World War II "V-J Day" Proclamation, 1945

Date
1945-08-10
Description
V-J Day proclamation signed by Florida Governor Millard Caldwell proclaiming the 24 hours after the announcement of Japan's surrender during World War II as V-J Day. Governor Caldwell is calling for Floridians to maintain the "solemnity and dignity of the occasion" by avoiding "boisterous conduct." He urged all establishments that dispensed alcohol to close for twenty-four hours following the announcement of the surrender.
Collection
World War I "National Crisis Day" Proclamation, 1917

World War I "National Crisis Day" Proclamation, 1917

Date
1917-05-06
Description
National Crisis Day proclamation signed by Florida Governor Sidney J. Catts proclaiming May 6, 1917, as National Crisis Day to urge Florida farmers to produce more food and to encourage food conservation throughout the state.
Collection
Women's Rights Day Proclamation Presented to Roxcy Bolton by Edward Gurney, 1972

Women's Rights Day Proclamation Presented to Roxcy Bolton by Edward Gurney, 1972

Date
1972-09-12
Description
Letter from U.S. Senator Edward J. Gurney to Roxcy Bolton presenting the Women's Rights Day Proclamation signed by President Richard Nixon.
Collection
Whitmel R. Swain Amnesty Oath, 1865

Whitmel R. Swain Amnesty Oath, 1865

Date
1865-08-20
Description
The amnesty oath of Whitmel R. Swain swearing an oath of loyalty to the United States following the American Civil War.
Collection
War Savings Stamp Poster, c.1918

War Savings Stamp Poster, c.1918

Date
1918 (circa)
Description
WWI poster encouraging purchase of War Savings Stamps
Collection
Wake Up America: Will This Happen Here?

Wake Up America: Will This Happen Here?

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
Flier describing the threat of communism to the United States including a list of "organizations serving the Community cause." Readers are encouraged to act quickly to fight communism.
Collection
Vote Yes November 5th, School Bond.

Vote Yes November 5th, School Bond.

Date
1963 (circa)
Collection
Vote Wet All the Way (circa 1967)

Vote Wet All the Way (circa 1967)

Date
1967 (circa)
Description
Flier encouraging electors to vote in favor of allowing the sale of liquor by package or by the drink.
Collection
Vote for Revision 1 on November 7, 1978

Vote for Revision 1 on November 7, 1978

Date
1978
Description
Campaign in favor of Revision 1 of the 1978 constitutional revision. Additional proposed revisions are listed at the bottom.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s79_b01_f36_02You Can't Fool Mother Nature - Stop the ERAtextEqual rights amendments
Women's rights
Women -- Legal status, laws, etc
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s13_v015_309World War II "V-J Day" Proclamation, 1945textWorld War, 1939-1945
World War II
V-J Day, 1945
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s13_v006_391World War I "National Crisis Day" Proclamation, 1917textWorld War I
Agriculture--Florida
World War, 1914-1918
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m94-1_b003_f15_x01Women's Rights Day Proclamation Presented to Roxcy Bolton by Edward Gurney, 1972textWomen -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States
Women's rights -- United States -- History
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n2017-93_b001_f03_01Whitmel R. Swain Amnesty Oath, 1865textLoyalty oaths
Allegiance
Citizenship
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m94-1_b095_f01_01War Savings Stamp Poster, c.1918textWorld War, 1914-1918
savings stamps
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m94-1_b095_f01_01.jpg
s1486_b017_f19_01Wake Up America: Will This Happen Here? textAnti-communist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Politics and government
Internal security
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s1486_b017_f19_01.jpg
flc_br0173Vote Yes November 5th, School Bond.textElections
School bonds
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0173.jpg
flc_br0211Vote Wet All the Way (circa 1967)textElections/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0211.jpg
s268_b008_f10_01Vote for Revision 1 on November 7, 1978textFlorida Constitution Revision Commission
Constitutional amendments -- Florida
Constitutional law -- Florida
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