25 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "World War I"
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Certificate Appointing R.A. Gray as Captain in Quartermaster Corps of Army, 1918

Certificate Appointing R.A. Gray as Captain in Quartermaster Corps of Army, 1918

Date
1918-08-26
Description
Certificate Appointing R.A. Gray as Captain in Quartermaster Corps of Army, 1918
Collection
Certificate Discharging R.A. Gray from the U.S. Army, 1919

Certificate Discharging R.A. Gray from the U.S. Army, 1919

Date
1919-01-30
Description
Certificate discharging Captain R.A. Gray from U.S. Army.
Collection
Letter from Frank Drew to George Frank Drew, 1918

Letter from Frank Drew to George Frank Drew, 1918

Date
1918-11-12
Description
Letter from Frank Drew to his son George Frank Drew describing his relief that the war is over, the government in Germany and news about the family.
Collection
Starke USO Theater Performance Poster, 1942

Starke USO Theater Performance Poster, 1942

Date
1942-11-13
Description
Poster advertising the Little Theatre of Gainesville's performance of "Arsenic and Old Lace" presented by the Starke USO.
Collection
Letter from Lieutenant Colonel Mark Lance to Major General Albert Blanding, 1944

Letter from Lieutenant Colonel Mark Lance to Major General Albert Blanding, 1944

Date
1944-11-20
Description
Letter from Lieutenant Colonel Mark Lance, who was serving in the southwest Pacific, to Major General Albert Blanding regarding the possibility of Florida Guardsmen receiving extra retirement credits for active service during World War II. Lance also briefly describes military operations against the Japanese.
Collection
World War I "National Crisis Day" Proclamation, 1917

World War I "National Crisis Day" Proclamation, 1917

Date
1917-05-06
Description
National Crisis Day proclamation signed by Florida Governor Sidney J. Catts proclaiming May 6, 1917, as National Crisis Day to urge Florida farmers to produce more food and to encourage food conservation throughout the state.
Collection
Armistice and Liberty Day Proclamation, 1919

Armistice and Liberty Day Proclamation, 1919

Date
1919-11-05
Description
Proclamation signed by Florida Governor Sidney J. Catts designating November 11, 1919, as Armistice and Liberty Day.
Collection
World War II "V-J Day" Proclamation, 1945

World War II "V-J Day" Proclamation, 1945

Date
1945-08-10
Description
V-J Day proclamation signed by Florida Governor Millard Caldwell proclaiming the 24 hours after the announcement of Japan's surrender during World War II as V-J Day. Governor Caldwell is calling for Floridians to maintain the "solemnity and dignity of the occasion" by avoiding "boisterous conduct." He urged all establishments that dispensed alcohol to close for twenty-four hours following the announcement of the surrender.
Collection
Letter from Brown Rainwater to Guy Allen, 1942

Letter from Brown Rainwater to Guy Allen, 1942

Date
1942-04-29
Description
A letter from Brown Rainwater of the Escambia County Defense Council to Guy Allen of the Hillsboro Hotel regarding civil defense in Pensacola during World War II. Rainwater mentions that Escambia County has 28 women drivers who are trained in first aid and 12 motorcycle messengers as part the county's disaster preparedness.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
m75-85_b005_f01_02Certificate Appointing R.A. Gray as Captain in Quartermaster Corps of Army, 1918textWorld War, 1914-1918
World War I
Armed Forces--Officers
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m75-85_b005_f01_03Certificate Discharging R.A. Gray from the U.S. Army, 1919textWorld War, 1914-1918
World War I
Armed Forces--Officers
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m75-85_b005_f01_11R.A. Gray's Certificate of Honorary Membership of the 124th Infantry, Florida National Guard, 1939textWorld War, 1914-1918
World War I
Armed Forces--Reserves
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m82-8_b012_f01_03Letter from Frank Drew to George Frank Drew, 1918textWorld War, 1914-1918
World War I
WWI
Soldiers
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m85-5_b001_f16_x01Starke USO Theater Performance Poster, 1942textTheater -- Florida -- Alachua County -- Gainesville
Performing arts -- Florida -- Alachua County -- Gainesville
World War II
WWII
World War, 1939-1945
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m87-46_b001_f03_x01Letter from Lieutenant Colonel Mark Lance to Major General Albert Blanding, 1944textWorld War, 1939-1945
World War II
WWII
Retirement
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s13_v006_391World War I "National Crisis Day" Proclamation, 1917textWorld War I
Agriculture--Florida
World War, 1914-1918
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s13_v007_115Armistice and Liberty Day Proclamation, 1919textArmistice Day
World War, 1914-1918
World War I
WWI
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s13_v015_309World War II "V-J Day" Proclamation, 1945textWorld War, 1939-1945
World War II
V-J Day, 1945
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s1316_b001_f17_x01Letter from Brown Rainwater to Guy Allen, 1942textWWII
World War II
World War, 1939-1945
Civil defense
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