137 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND topic is exactly "Slavery and Race Relations"
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"Why Buy at Shell's City Supermarket?" Congress of Racial Equality Flier, Miami, ca. 1960

"Why Buy at Shell's City Supermarket?" Congress of Racial Equality Flier, Miami, ca. 1960

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Flier boycotting Shell's City for refusing to serve African-Americans at its lunch counter. Eighteen white and African-American demonstrators were arrested at Shell's City as a result of a sit-in. The flier encourages people to write to Shell's City's manager, George McKelvey, so he will drop the charges against the demonstrators and change the discriminatory policy.
Collection
Walnut Hill Plantation Register with Enslaved Births and Deaths, 1860-1876

Walnut Hill Plantation Register with Enslaved Births and Deaths, 1860-1876

Date
1860 (circa)
Description
This register lists the the names and dates of birth of persons enslaved by, and freedmen working for, Thomas A. Bradford, with birth dates ranging from 1802-1876.
Collection
This is CORE Pamphlet, ca. 1957

This is CORE Pamphlet, ca. 1957

Date
1957 (circa)
Description
A pamphlet about the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) describing different CORE tactics for non-violent direct action, the principles of CORE, the structure of National CORE, what National CORE does, the structure of local CORE chapters, how someone can join CORE and how CORE is financed.
Collection
The Core of the Matter Newsletter, Tallahassee, July 1963

The Core of the Matter Newsletter, Tallahassee, July 1963

Date
1963-07
Description
The Core of the Matter newsletter, volume 1, number 2, published by the Tallahassee Committee of Racial Equality, with information about student stand-ins at movie theaters; a description of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE); a reprint of a telegram sent by Patricia Stephens Due of CORE to President John F. Kennedy requesting that no federal funds be used to celebrate St. Augustine's 400th anniversary because it would be a "celebration of 400 years of slavery and segregation;" and other news about CORE's activities.
Collection
The Core of the Matter Newsletter, May 25, 1961

The Core of the Matter Newsletter, May 25, 1961

Date
1961-05-25
Description
A newsletter published jointly by the Inter Civic Council, Inc., Tallahassee NAACP, and The Tallahassee CORE (Congress on Racial Equality) about civil rights acitivites happening around Tallahassee. The text includes information about hunger strikes and boycotts taking place locally. At the end of the newsletter is a letter dated May 26, 1961, written by C.K. Steele regarding his reasons for fasting.
Collection
Telegram to Governor LeRoy Collins from the Inter-Civic Council of Tallahassee, 1956

Telegram to Governor LeRoy Collins from the Inter-Civic Council of Tallahassee, 1956

Date
1956-09-27
Description
Telegram from the Inter-Civic Council of Tallahassee to Governor LeRoy Collins regarding the Tallahassee Bus Boycott which lasted from May 26, 1956, until the following year. The telegram was informing the governor that black residents were being removed from their homes and questioned about their participation in the boycott. By the summer of 1957, all city buses in Tallahassee were fully integrated.
Collection
Telegram to Governor Graham from Roy Davis opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

Telegram to Governor Graham from Roy Davis opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

Date
1980-05-24
Description
Telegram to Governor Bob Graham from small business owner and Tampa resident Roy G. Davis opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild the city after the 1980 Miami Riots.
Collection
Telegram to Governor Graham from Joseph Husta opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

Telegram to Governor Graham from Joseph Husta opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

Date
1980-05-23
Description
Telegram to Governor Bob Graham from Miami resident Joseph Husta opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild the city after the 1980 Miami Riots. 
Collection
Telegram to Governor Graham from Anne Hartzell opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

Telegram to Governor Graham from Anne Hartzell opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

Date
1980-05-24
Description
Telegram to Governor Bob Graham from white Dade County resident Anne B. Hartzell opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild the city after the 1980 Miami Riots. "Maybe it's time we whites retalliate."
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_326-k55t_01Zephaniah Kingsley, Treatise on the Patriarchal or Cooperative System of Society as it Exists in Some Governments, and Colonies in America, and in the United States Under the Name of Slavery, with its Necessity and Advantages, 1829TextSlavery
Plantation life
Free blacks
Slaves--Abuse of
Slaves--Social conditions
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n2015-1_b003_f17_28"Why Buy at Shell's City Supermarket?" Congress of Racial Equality Flier, Miami, ca. 1960TextRace relations
Civil rights--Social aspects
Boycotts
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m85-10_b001_f01_01Walnut Hill Plantation Register with Enslaved Births and Deaths, 1860-1876TextSlavery -- Florida
Plantations -- Florida
Genealogy
Freedmen Florida
African Americans--Statistics, Vital
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n2015-1_b003_f07_02This is CORE Pamphlet, ca. 1957TextNonviolence--Philosophy
Civil rights movements
African Americans--Civil rights
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n2015-1_b003_f16_17The Core of the Matter Newsletter, Tallahassee, July 1963TextRace relations
Civil rights--Social aspects
Nonviolence
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s1486_b017_f27_01The Core of the Matter Newsletter, May 25, 1961TextAfrican Americans--Civil rights
African Americans--Political activity
Civil rights demonstrations--Florida--Tallahassee
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s776_b033_f03_x02Telegram to Governor LeRoy Collins from the Inter-Civic Council of Tallahassee, 1956TextDiscrimination in public accommodations
Civil rights movements
Boycotts--Florida--Tallahassee
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s850_b013_f11_01Telegram to Governor Graham from Roy Davis opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 RiotsText1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Sales tax
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
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s850_b013_f11_02Telegram to Governor Graham from Joseph Husta opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 RiotsText1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Sales tax
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
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s850_b013_f11_03Telegram to Governor Graham from Anne Hartzell opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 RiotsText1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Sales tax
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
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