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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "School integration"
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Correspondence between Debbie Fanley and Governor Reubin Askew, 1972

Correspondence between Debbie Fanley and Governor Reubin Askew, 1972

Date
1972
Description
Correspondence between Debbie Fanley, a 15-year-old student, and Governor Reubin Askew regarding student busing. Fanley is against busing to desegregate schools in Florida.
Collection
Correspondence between Megan O'Sullivan and Governor Reubin Askew, 1972

Correspondence between Megan O'Sullivan and Governor Reubin Askew, 1972

Date
1972
Description
Correspondence between Megan O'Sullivan, a 12-year-old student, and Governor Reubin Askew regarding student busing. O'Sullivan is for busing to desegregate schools in Florida.
Collection
Crawfordville High School Student Newspaper Featuring Essays on "The Segregation Issue," May 1954

Crawfordville High School Student Newspaper Featuring Essays on "The Segregation Issue," May 1954

Date
1954-05
Description
This student newspaper contains student reactions to the U.S. Supreme Court's Brown vs. Board ruling earlier that month, which declared segregated school unconstitutional. Reactions range from outright opposition to tempered acceptance of the ruling. Segregation essays appear on the first and last pages of this issue.
Collection
Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970

Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970

Date
1970
Description
Series of newsletters published by Lawton Chiles' 1970 campaign for U.S. Senate during Chiles' walk across Florida. The reports describe the route Chiles took, as well as the people he met and the topics they discussed. Other politicians, representing local and state governments, joined Chiles at various points, including state senators Dempsey Barron and Wilbur Boyd, and State Superintendent of Instruction Thomas D. Bailey. Chiles walked all the way from Century in Escambia County to Key Largo, stopping in Tallahassee for the legislative session. Chiles was a state senator representing the Lakeland region at this time.
Collection
Leon County School Board Integration and Student Transportation Plan with Maps, 1970

Leon County School Board Integration and Student Transportation Plan with Maps, 1970

Date
1970-02-06
Description
Series of maps drawn up by the Leon County School Board dividing the county into zones for the purpose of assigning students to schools. A cover letter explains the school board's new policy for assigning students to schools.
Collection
Report on Educational Situation in Leon County from Patricia Stephens Due, May 16, 1967

Report on Educational Situation in Leon County from Patricia Stephens Due, May 16, 1967

Date
1967-05-16
Description
Report from Patricia Stephens Due to the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund relating her efforts to encourage African-American families in Leon County, Florida, to sign their children up to attend white schools. She also writes about the challenges she faced during this process. The report covers April 15-May 4, 1967.
Collection
Resolution of the Inter-Civic Council of Tallahassee Calling for the Leon County Schools to Desegregate, and Response, 1957

Resolution of the Inter-Civic Council of Tallahassee Calling for the Leon County Schools to Desegregate, and Response, 1957

Date
1957-04-28
Description
Resolution by the Inter-Civic Council of Tallahassee calling on the Leon County School Board to adhere to the recent decision of the United States Supreme Court in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas and desegregate the Leon County schools with all deliberate speed. A cover letter and the Leon County School Board's response to the resolution are included.
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
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s70_b004_f01_x01Correspondence between Debbie Fanley and Governor Reubin Askew, 1972textBusing for school integration
School children--Transportation
School integration
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s70_b004_f01_x02Correspondence between Megan O'Sullivan and Governor Reubin Askew, 1972textBusing for school integration
School children--Transportation
School integration
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slv_social-issues-civil-rights-integration_x01Crawfordville High School Student Newspaper Featuring Essays on "The Segregation Issue," May 1954textSegregation in education--Florida
Educational equalization
African Americans--Education
Segregation--Public opinion
School integration--Public opinion
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slc_1970-chiles_01Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970textPolitical campaigns
Elections
Statesmen--United States
Agriculture and state
School integration--Florida
Vietnam Conflict, 1961-1975
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n2015-6_b001_f16_01Leon County School Board Integration and Student Transportation Plan with Maps, 1970textSchool integration
Segregation in education
African Americans--Segregation
Busing for school integration
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n2015-1_b003_f10_03Report on Educational Situation in Leon County from Patricia Stephens Due, May 16, 1967textRace relations
Civil rights--Social aspects
School integration -- Florida -- Leon County
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n2015-6_b001_f02_01Resolution of the Inter-Civic Council of Tallahassee Calling for the Leon County Schools to Desegregate, and Response, 1957textSchool integration
Segregation in education
African Americans--Segregation
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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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