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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject is exactly "Strikes and lockouts--Teachers"
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"How Florida Slept," a report on the development of the Florida statewide teacher's strike, 1968

"How Florida Slept," a report on the development of the Florida statewide teacher's strike, 1968

Date
1968 (circa)
Description
This report provides a detailed timeline of the political factors that drove the Florida Education Association to organize a statewide teacher strike in 1968, as well as a timeline of the actual strike and its aftermath.
Collection
Statement to the Press by Florida Education Association Executive Secretary Phil Constans, Jr. on the First Day of the Florida Statewide Teachers' Strike, 1968

Statement to the Press by Florida Education Association Executive Secretary Phil Constans, Jr. on the First Day of the Florida Statewide Teachers' Strike, 1968

Date
1968-02-19
Description
This press release discusses the first day of the 35,000-teacher walkout in Florida on February 19, 1968, and provides information about conditions in Escambia, Palm Beach and Orange counties on first day of the strike.
Collection
Cartoon Depicting Militancy of Florida's Teachers After the 1968 Teacher Strike, 1968

Cartoon Depicting Militancy of Florida's Teachers After the 1968 Teacher Strike, 1968

Date
1968 (circa)
Description
This political cartoon depicts a militant image of Florida's teachers after the 1968 strike.
Collection
Memorandum from FEA President George Dabbs discussing details of union sanctions against Florida schools, 1967

Memorandum from FEA President George Dabbs discussing details of union sanctions against Florida schools, 1967

Date
1967-06-06
Description
This memo outlines the FEA sanctions against Florida public schools after Governor Kirk's veto of education spending increases.
Collection
Letter from FEA President Dexter Hagman discussing sources of support for school sanctions, 1967

Letter from FEA President Dexter Hagman discussing sources of support for school sanctions, 1967

Date
1967-08-07
Description
This letter outlines the sources of support for FEA imposed school sanctions including former governor LeRoy Collins, Attorney General Earl Faircloth, University of Florida faculty, the Florida State University Faculty Senate, State Council of Student Body Presidents and various parent-teacher and civic clubs.
Collection
Memorandum from FEA Executive Secretary Phil Constans to all School Principals Outlining the Role of Principals in Organizing Resignations, 1967

Memorandum from FEA Executive Secretary Phil Constans to all School Principals Outlining the Role of Principals in Organizing Resignations, 1967

Date
1967-10-12
Description
This memo outlines the role of principals in organizing teacher and administrator resignations. Includes copy of telephone message and notice to be posted at closed schools.
Collection
Letter from Alabama Peanut Company Owner Edward Anderson to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian on the Teacher Strike, 1968

Letter from Alabama Peanut Company Owner Edward Anderson to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian on the Teacher Strike, 1968

Date
1968-02-24
Description
This letter from a Jackson County native and Alabama peanut farmer to Florida Education Commissioner Floyd Christian expressing support for him during 1968 school crisis. Includes newspaper clipping from the Montgomery Advertiser, "strikes against the public."
Collection
Notice from Pinellas County School Superintendent to striking teacher Hope G. Schneider concerning her resignation, 1968

Notice from Pinellas County School Superintendent to striking teacher Hope G. Schneider concerning her resignation, 1968

Date
1968-02-21
Description
This correspondence contains a letter from Pinellas Co. School Supt Thomas Southard to striking teacher Hope G. Schneider about her decision to resign. Includes impassioned response from Schneider about why she stands by her decision to strike.
Collection
Letter from Andrew C. Davenport to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Expressing Dissaproval of FEA Teachers' Strike, 1968

Letter from Andrew C. Davenport to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Expressing Dissaproval of FEA Teachers' Strike, 1968

Date
1968-02-24
Description
Davenport says "turning our schools over to the FEA will be the greatest mistake you ever made." Includes Christian's response.
Collection
Letter from Okeechobee Business Owner Edward B. Seegers to Floyd Christian Expressing Disdain for Teacher Walkout, 1968

Letter from Okeechobee Business Owner Edward B. Seegers to Floyd Christian Expressing Disdain for Teacher Walkout, 1968

Date
1968-02-22
Description
President of Burgner Molasses Company voices disapproval of teacher walkout. "If I defaulted on a contract... I would expect to be sued and have damages assessed against me."
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
m86-11_b040_f03_01"How Florida Slept," a report on the development of the Florida statewide teacher's strike, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
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m86-11_b048_f02_01Statement to the Press by Florida Education Association Executive Secretary Phil Constans, Jr. on the First Day of the Florida Statewide Teachers' Strike, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
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m86-11_b048_f08_01Cartoon Depicting Militancy of Florida's Teachers After the 1968 Teacher Strike, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
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m86-11_b048_f09_01Memorandum from FEA President George Dabbs discussing details of union sanctions against Florida schools, 1967TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
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m86-11_b048_f09_02Letter from FEA President Dexter Hagman discussing sources of support for school sanctions, 1967TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
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m86-11_b048_f09_03Memorandum from FEA Executive Secretary Phil Constans to all School Principals Outlining the Role of Principals in Organizing Resignations, 1967TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
School principals
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s303_b010_f17_05Letter from Alabama Peanut Company Owner Edward Anderson to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian on the Teacher Strike, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Education and state--Public opinion
Collective bargaining
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s303_b010_f17_07Notice from Pinellas County School Superintendent to striking teacher Hope G. Schneider concerning her resignation, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Employees--Resignation
Collective bargaining
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s303_b010_f17_106Letter from Andrew C. Davenport to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Expressing Dissaproval of FEA Teachers' Strike, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Education and state--Public opinion
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Collective bargaining
Constituent power
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s303_b010_f17_14Letter from Okeechobee Business Owner Edward B. Seegers to Floyd Christian Expressing Disdain for Teacher Walkout, 1968TextStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Education and state--Public opinion
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Collective bargaining
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