30 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Legislation"
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Reprint of Legislation Requiring Florida High School Students to Take a Course Called 'Americanism versus Communism', 1961

Reprint of Legislation Requiring Florida High School Students to Take a Course Called 'Americanism versus Communism', 1961

Date
1961-05-27
Description
Reprint of an act passed by the Florida Legislature declaring communism inimical to the interests of the United States and requiring all Florida high school students to take a course titled 'Americanism versus Communism.'
Collection
Register of Delegates from Florida Considering the Proposed Twenty-First Amendment, 1933

Register of Delegates from Florida Considering the Proposed Twenty-First Amendment, 1933

Date
1933-11-14
Description
A register of delegates from Florida who were to consider the proposed Twenty-First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
Collection
Petition to the Florida Legislature by the Anti-Saloon League Regarding Prohibition, 1915

Petition to the Florida Legislature by the Anti-Saloon League Regarding Prohibition, 1915

Date
1915
Description
Petition to the Legislature of Florida by the Anti-Saloon League of Florida calling for the complete prohibition of "the liquor traffic" The petition notes the League's efforts thus far in Florida, and explains that the purpose of this petition is to convince the 1915 Legislature to amend the state constitution to effect statewide prohibition. The petition was designed to be completed by a single person and then returned to the organization. On the reverse is sheet music with the words and melody to a song called "Help Somebody To-Day," by Mrs. Frank A. Breck and Charles H. Gabriel.
Collection
Petition to Allow John W. Robarts of Hillsborough County to Practice Medicine, 1854

Petition to Allow John W. Robarts of Hillsborough County to Practice Medicine, 1854

Date
1854
Description
Petition signed by 166 citizens of Hillsborough County asking the legislative council to grant Dr. John W. Robarts a special license to practice medicine. According to these citizens, he did not possess a diploma from a medical college, which disqualified him, although at the time state law did provide other ways for a physician to qualify for licensure. Why Robarts was unable to obtain a license by one of these other methods is unclear.
Collection
Letter from W. R. Lambert to Members of the Florida Anti-Saloon League, 1908

Letter from W. R. Lambert to Members of the Florida Anti-Saloon League, 1908

Date
1908-02-08
Description
Letter from W. R. Lambert, superintendent of the Florida Anti-Saloon League, to members of the league requesting they write to representatives and senators from Florida and ask them to support the Littlefield Interstate Commerce Bill.
Collection
Letter from the Milton Temperance League to Governor Napoleon Broward, 1908

Letter from the Milton Temperance League to Governor Napoleon Broward, 1908

Date
1908-01-16
Description
Letter from the women of the Milton Temperance League to Florida Governor Napoleon Broward asking how they can help uphold the alcohol prohibition law.
Collection
Letter from Lorne W. Barclay to Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Letter from Lorne W. Barclay to Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Date
1933-01-19
Description
Letter from Lorne W. Barclay, director of the National Parks Association, to Florida Governor David Sholtz describing his contributions to getting the Everglades Park bill passed in Congress and why some representatives oppose the bill.
Collection
Letter from John T. Lewis to Governor Napoleon Broward, 1908

Letter from John T. Lewis to Governor Napoleon Broward, 1908

Date
1908-02-12
Description
Letter from John T. Lewis, supervisor of state prisons, to Florida Governor Napoleon Bonaparte Broward with the count of African-American and white voters in Marion County and whether they voted for or against alcohol prohibition in the county.
Collection
Letter from J.A. Erwin to Governor Napoleon Broward, February 6, 1908

Letter from J.A. Erwin to Governor Napoleon Broward, February 6, 1908

Date
1908-02-06
Description
Letter from J.A. Erwin, president of the Duval County Prohibition League, to Florida Governor Napoleon Bonaparte Broward regarding the prohibition petition in Duval County. Erwin claims the Duval County clerk of courts and county commissioners are working with those opposed to the petition.
Collection
Letter from J. N. C. Stockton to Governor Napoleon Broward, 1908

Letter from J. N. C. Stockton to Governor Napoleon Broward, 1908

Date
1908-02-06
Description
Letter from J. N. C. Stockton to Florida Governor Napoleon Bonaparte Broward claiming the Duval County clerk of courts published in the Florida-Times Union a list of people who signed a prohibition petition so alcohol supporters could persuade the signers to change their mind. Stockton asks the governor to investigate the issue.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s756_b023_f09_x01Reprint of Legislation Requiring Florida High School Students to Take a Course Called 'Americanism versus Communism', 1961textLegislation
Anti communist movements
Education and state
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s643_b001_01Register of Delegates from Florida Considering the Proposed Twenty-First Amendment, 1933textConstitutional conventions
Prohibition--Florida
Alcohol--Law and legislation
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n2000-14_b001_f01_01Petition to the Florida Legislature by the Anti-Saloon League Regarding Prohibition, 1915textProhibition
Alcohol--Law and legislation
Temperance
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s2153_b007_f10_01Petition to Allow John W. Robarts of Hillsborough County to Practice Medicine, 1854textMedicine--Practice
Medical laws and legislation
Physicians--Licenses
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s664_b015_f07_x08Letter from W. R. Lambert to Members of the Florida Anti-Saloon League, 1908textProhibition -- Florida
Liquor laws
Alcohol -- Law and legislation
Voting
Temperance
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s664_b015_f07_x10Letter from the Milton Temperance League to Governor Napoleon Broward, 1908textProhibition -- Florida
Liquor laws
Alcohol -- Law and legislation
Temperance
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s278_b040_f05_x04Letter from Lorne W. Barclay to Governor David Sholtz, 1933textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Legislation
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s664_b015_f07_x05Letter from John T. Lewis to Governor Napoleon Broward, 1908textProhibition -- Florida
Liquor laws
Alcohol -- Law and legislation
Voting
Temperance
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s664_b015_f07_x09Letter from J.A. Erwin to Governor Napoleon Broward, February 6, 1908textProhibition -- Florida
Liquor laws
Alcohol -- Law and legislation
Voting
County officials and employees -- Florida -- Duval County
Temperance
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s664_b015_f07_x03Letter from J. N. C. Stockton to Governor Napoleon Broward, 1908textProhibition -- Florida
Liquor laws
Alcohol -- Law and legislation
Voting
County officials and employees -- Florida -- Duval County
Temperance
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