|n2008-10_b001_f01_01||Proclamation by William Marvin, Provisional Governor of the State of Florida, 1865||text||Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)|
Florida -- Constitutional law
Proclamation by William Marvin, Provisional Governor of the State of Florida, 1865
- A ten point proclamation from Provisional Governor of Florida William Marvin declaring what needs to be done so that Florida may be readmitted to the Union. Marvin outlines the election of delegates who will be tasked with creating a new state constitution; who may vote in the election of delegates; and asserts that slavery no longer exists in Florida.