31 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Segregation"
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Advertisement for Florida's Paradise Park, ca. 1950

Advertisement for Florida's Paradise Park, ca. 1950

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
Advertisement for Paradise Park at Silver Springs featuring eight-year-old Reginald Lewis.
Collection
Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida addressing the stances of the governors of Florida and Alabama regarding federal efforts to stop discrimination in defense industries, 1942

Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida addressing the stances of the governors of Florida and Alabama regarding federal efforts to stop discrimination in defense industries, 1942

Date
1942-08-11
Description
Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida, headquartered in Jacksonville, calling attention to a letter written by Florida governor Spessard Holland to the governor of Alabama, Frank Dixon, concurring with Dixon's opposition to the federal government's "discrimination by seller" clause, which aimed essentially to reduce racial discrimination in the nation's defense industries during World War II.
Collection
Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida regarding Executive Order 8802 and its effects, 1942

Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida regarding Executive Order 8802 and its effects, 1942

Date
1942-08-05
Description
Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida, headquartered in Jacksonville, interpreting the implications of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Executive Order 8802 for the South and its tradition of racial segregation. The document quotes from a letter written by Alabama governor Frank Dixon, in which he expresses vigorous opposition to the order.
Collection
Copy of a letter from U.S. Senator Charles O. Andrews to John P. Ingle of the Associated Industries of Florida, 1942

Copy of a letter from U.S. Senator Charles O. Andrews to John P. Ingle of the Associated Industries of Florida, 1942

Date
1942-08-15
Description
Copy of a letter from one of Florida's two U.S. Senators, Charles O. Andrews, to John P. Ingle, secretary of the Associated Industries of Florida, headquartered in Jacksonville. The copy was sent to Governor Spessard Holland as a courtesy. Andrews acknowledges receipt of a bulletin published by the Associated Industries of Florida in which the organization commends Governor Holland for agreeing with the governor of Alabama in his stance against President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Executive Order 8802. This order aimed to prevent racial discrimination in the nation's defense industries during World War II. Andrews expresses his concern that actions such as this will lead to the amalgamation of the races and "social equality," which he deems not in the nation's best interest.
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
Draft Notes Regarding an Agreement Regarding a New "Negro Beach" for Delray Beach, ca. June 1956

Draft Notes Regarding an Agreement Regarding a New "Negro Beach" for Delray Beach, ca. June 1956

Date
1956
Description
Notes relating to an agreement between the City Commission of Delray Beach in Palm Beach County and representatives of the African American community in Delray Beach regarding a new "Negro Beach" and swimming pool. This agreement followed an acrimonious dispute over whether to integrate Delray Beach's existing municipal beach.
Collection
Edward Waters College School Bulletin, 1950-51

Edward Waters College School Bulletin, 1950-51

Date
1950
Description
Bulletin of Edward Waters College in Jacksonville. Includes information about the school's mission, curriculum, facilities, faculty and extra curriculars. Photographs of life on the campus are also included.
Collection
Excerpt of Leon County Jail Register for August 3-8, 1964

Excerpt of Leon County Jail Register for August 3-8, 1964

Date
1964-08
Description
Page 239 from Volume 18 (Volume W) of the "Register of Prisoners Confined in the County Jail of Leon County, Florida." The complete volume is available at the State Archives of Florida. Included on this page are nine members of the "Tallahassee Ten" who served short jail sentences for unlawful assembly after attempting to integrate the Savarin restaurant at the Tallahassee Regional Airport. They were originally convicted in 1961.
Collection
Excerpt of Leon County Jail Register for June 12-17, 1961

Excerpt of Leon County Jail Register for June 12-17, 1961

Date
1961-06
Description
Page 249 from Volume 15 (Volume T) of the "Register of Prisoners Confined in the County Jail of Leon County, Florida." The complete volume is available at the State Archives of Florida. Included on this page are twelve individuals who were arrested when members of the Interfaith Freedom Riders and their supporters (the so-called "Tallahassee Ten") attempted to be served at the segregated Savarin restaurant at the Tallahassee Airport. Nine of these individuals later served short prison sentences for their involvement in the affair, following a lengthy appeals process. Priscilla Stephens (later Kruize), a FAMU student and civil rights organizer, was also arrested for resisting arrest and appears on the register.
Collection
Fessenden Academy and Industrial School Catalog, 1900-1901

Fessenden Academy and Industrial School Catalog, 1900-1901

Date
1900
Description
A catalog from Fessenden Academy which includes a message from the school principal, Joseph L. Wiley; a school calendar; officers of the academy; faculty; the story of the academy; students' names by grade; course of study for students by grade; the cost of attending the academy; rules for students; general information about the academy; an address to parents and guardians from the principal; advertisements; health hints; and photographs.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
sle_marion_04Advertisement for Florida's Paradise Park, ca. 1950textSegregation
African American boys--Florida--Marion County
Attractions--Florida--Marion County--Marketing
Jim Crow
Promotional materials
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s406_b066_f01_04Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida addressing the stances of the governors of Florida and Alabama regarding federal efforts to stop discrimination in defense industries, 1942textSegregation
Race relations
Racism
Discrimination in employment
Defense industries--Government policy
States' rights (American politics)
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s406_b066_f01_05Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida regarding Executive Order 8802 and its effects, 1942textSegregation
States' rights (American politics)
Defense industries--Government policy
Discrimination in employment
Racism
Race relations
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s406_b066_f01_03Copy of a letter from U.S. Senator Charles O. Andrews to John P. Ingle of the Associated Industries of Florida, 1942textSegregation
Race relations
Racism
Sectionalism (United States)--Public opinion
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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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s776_b033_f05_21Draft Notes Regarding an Agreement Regarding a New "Negro Beach" for Delray Beach, ca. June 1956textSegregation/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s776_b033_f05_21.jpg
flc_378-e25-1950-51_01Edward Waters College School Bulletin, 1950-51textAfrican American college students--Florida--Duval County--Jacksonville
Edward Waters College--Faculty.
African Methodist Episcopal Church--Clergy.
African Americans--Education (Higher)
Segregation in education
Edward Waters College
The African Methodist Episcopal Church
College facilities--Florida--Jacksonville
School buildings--Florida--Jacksonville
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l64_v18_239Excerpt of Leon County Jail Register for August 3-8, 1964textSegregation
Prisoners--Registers
Political activists
Discrimination in public accommodations
Civil rights workers--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
African Americans--Civil rights
Race discrimination
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l64_v15_249Excerpt of Leon County Jail Register for June 12-17, 1961textSegregation
Prisoners--Registers
Political activists
Race discrimination
African Americans--Civil rights
Civil rights workers--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
Discrimination in public accommodations
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flc_371.974-f415-1900-01Fessenden Academy and Industrial School Catalog, 1900-1901textSchools--Florida--Martin
African American schools--Florida--Martin
Segregation in education
Discrimination in education
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