44 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Race relations"
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Letter from Dr. Florence Lovell Roane to Daniel M. Williams, 1946

Letter from Dr. Florence Lovell Roane to Daniel M. Williams, 1946

Date
1946
Description
A letter from Bethune-Cookman College Professor Dr. Florence Lovell Roane to author Daniel M. Williams describing the experience of her son Lovell, who was accepted to the DeVeaux School in Niagara Falls, New York. When Lovell arrived, he was denied admittance due to his race, so he came back to Florida to attend Fessenden Academy in Martin, Florida.
Collection
Letter from H. C. Bailey to Governor Francis P. Fleming, November 5, 1889

Letter from H. C. Bailey to Governor Francis P. Fleming, November 5, 1889

Date
1889-11-05
Description
Rev. Bailey informs the governor that his life has been threatened after testifying about irregularities in elections being held in Tallahassee. He requests that the governor guarantee his protection.
Collection
The Eights Ifs...and Your Answer!

The Eights Ifs...and Your Answer!

Date
1958 (circa)
Description
According to this pamplet, if you agree with the eight statements presented, then "you should immediately join Your Local Citizens' Council." An explanation of the Association of Citizens' Councils of Florida follows.
Collection
Letter from James R. Robinson to Lottie Houston and Marion Hamilton, April 3, 1960

Letter from James R. Robinson to Lottie Houston and Marion Hamilton, April 3, 1960

Date
1960-04-03
Description
Letter from James R. Robinson, executive secretary of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), to Lottie Houston and Marion Hamilton, the mother and stepfather of Patricia and Priscilla Stephens, detailing the importance of the sisters' activism, explaining his time in jail and providing clippings about the Woolworth's boycott in Tallahassee.
Collection
Advertisement for Congress of Racial Equality's Jazz Album, ca. 1960

Advertisement for Congress of Racial Equality's Jazz Album, ca. 1960

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Brochure advertising the Congress of Racial Equality's all-star jazz 2-record album for half the price. Proceeds from sales help the CORE treasury bail out jailed demonstrators, conduct CORE workshops and organize African-American voter registration drives.
Collection
SGA Newsletter, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, Tallahassee, March 22, 1960

SGA Newsletter, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, Tallahassee, March 22, 1960

Date
1960-03-22
Description
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU)'s SGA newsletter, volume 1, number 5 with a letter from Clement Carney, who was in jail following a sit-in at Woolworth's in Tallahassee. The seven other jailed students are listed in the newsletter and FAMU's students are asked to write them letters of encouragement. Also in the newsletter is a section asking students to avoid shopping in downtown Tallahassee because the stores are discriminating against African-Americans and another section about the speech Governor LeRoy Collins made on March 20, 1960, in which he directly confronted the issue of discrimination at department store lunch counters.
Collection
"The Race Question" by Dr. S.J. Cobb, ca. 1908

"The Race Question" by Dr. S.J. Cobb, ca. 1908

Date
1908 (circa)
Description
Booklet written by Dr. S.J. Cobb describing his opinion on the inferiority of African-American people and the need to separate people by race in the United States.
Collection
News Release from Governor Claude Kirk about Respecting Memory of Martin Luther King Jr., 1968

News Release from Governor Claude Kirk about Respecting Memory of Martin Luther King Jr., 1968

Date
1968-04-05
Description
News release from Governor Claude Kirk asking Floridians to display flags at half-staff from April 5-7, 1968, in memory of Martin Luther King Jr.
Collection
Telegram from C. L. Clark to Nathan M. Padgug, 1952

Telegram from C. L. Clark to Nathan M. Padgug, 1952

Date
1952-02-08
Description
A telegram from C. L. Clark, executive assistant to Governor Fuller Warren, to Nathan M. Padgug. Clark denies allegations that Jefferson J. Elliott is a Klansman after conferring with Governor Warren.
Collection
Telegram from Jefferson J. Elliott to Nathan M. Padgug, 1952

Telegram from Jefferson J. Elliott to Nathan M. Padgug, 1952

Date
1952-02-08
Description
A telegram from Jefferson J. Elliott to Nathan M. Padgug denying charges that he is a Klansman.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
m95-2_b001_f02_x05Letter from Dr. Florence Lovell Roane to Daniel M. Williams, 1946textAfrican American schools--Florida
Discrimination in education
African Americans--Civil rights
African American children--Education
Race relations
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s580_b010_f05_01Letter from H. C. Bailey to Governor Francis P. Fleming, November 5, 1889textAfrican Americans -- Suffrage
Southern States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950
Race relations
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s1486_b017_f19_02The Eights Ifs...and Your Answer!textAnti-communist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Race relations
School integration -- Florida
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n2015-1_b002_f01_05Letter from James R. Robinson to Lottie Houston and Marion Hamilton, April 3, 1960textBoycotts
Imprisonment
Race relations
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n2015-1_b001_f10_03Advertisement for Congress of Racial Equality's Jazz Album, ca. 1960textCivil rights movements
Mass media and race relations
Civil rights--Economic aspects
African Americans -- Civil rights
Jazz musicians
Fund raising
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n2015-1_b003_f23_26SGA Newsletter, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, Tallahassee, March 22, 1960textCivil rights movements
Civil rights--Social Aspects
Mass media and race relations
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s664_b015_f06_02"The Race Question" by Dr. S.J. Cobb, ca. 1908textCivil war
Civil War, 1861-1865
Race relations
Racism
White supremacy movements
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s960_b001_f14_x01News Release from Governor Claude Kirk about Respecting Memory of Martin Luther King Jr., 1968textFlorida--Race relations
Civil rights movements
Mourning customs
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s235_b048_f01_x03Telegram from C. L. Clark to Nathan M. Padgug, 1952textFlorida--Race relations
Hate groups
Civil rights
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s235_b048_f01_x02Telegram from Jefferson J. Elliott to Nathan M. Padgug, 1952textFlorida--Race relations
Hate groups
Civil rights
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