31 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Broward County "
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Letter to Governor Graham from George Adams about the 1980 Miami Riots

Letter to Governor Graham from George Adams about the 1980 Miami Riots

Date
1980-05-22
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Ft. Lauderdale resident George Adams expressing intense hostility and disapproval of Graham's display of public sympathy toward Miami's black community in the wake of 1980 Miami Riots. "In all my life I never heard such stupidity and groveling to the Blacks by a cowardly and jellyfish spineless public official."
Collection
Letter to Governor Graham from Marlene Baker opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

Letter to Governor Graham from Marlene Baker opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

Date
1980-05-23
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Ft. Lauderdale resident Marlene J. Baker opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild the city after the 1980 Miami Riots.
Collection
Letter to Governor Graham from Maureen Ruland expressing sadness about the verdict in the McDuffie case

Letter to Governor Graham from Maureen Ruland expressing sadness about the verdict in the McDuffie case

Date
1980-05-22
Description
Letter to Governor Graham from a 12-year-old Maureen Ruland of Ft. Lauderdale expressing her sadness about the verdict in the McDuffie case and other instances of racial injustice she has witnessed.
Collection
Letter to Governor Graham from Theo and Eleanor Baillet expressing disapproval of 1980 Miami Riots

Letter to Governor Graham from Theo and Eleanor Baillet expressing disapproval of 1980 Miami Riots

Date
1980-05-19
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Coral Springs residents Theo R. Baillet and Eleanor Baillet accusing the governor and the media of "excusing" the causes of the 1980 Miami Riots instead of expressing "the vigorous condemnation that is needed."
Collection
Wake Up America: Will This Happen Here?

Wake Up America: Will This Happen Here?

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
Flier describing the threat of communism to the United States including a list of "organizations serving the Community cause." Readers are encouraged to act quickly to fight communism.
Collection
License plate contest entry featuring child's rendition of an orange

License plate contest entry featuring child's rendition of an orange

Date
1985
Description
License plate contest entry from 13-year-old Kim Frimowitz of Pembroke Pines, Fl, featuring smiling orange.
Collection
License plate contest entry featuring sun, palm tree, and bird.

License plate contest entry featuring sun, palm tree, and bird.

Date
1985
Description
License plate contest entry from Patti Bartlett of Miramar,Fl,featuring sun, palm tree, and bird. "I am not an artist, just a housewife from Miramar. Let's "brighten up" our auto tags!"
Collection
Brochure for the Old Heidelberg Restaurant in Hallandale, Florida

Brochure for the Old Heidelberg Restaurant in Hallandale, Florida

Date
1955 (circa)
Description
This brochure features information about the Old Heidelberg Restaurant in Hallandale. The restaurant and pub serves German fare.
Collection
Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963

Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963

Date
1963
Description
Leaflet listing the schedule of exhibition games to be played by major-league baseball teams staying in Florida for spring training. Teams included the Baltimore Orioles, the Cincinnati Reds, the Kansas City Athletics, the Chicago White Sox, the Detroit Tigers, the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Milwaukee Braves, the New York Mets, the Philadelphia Phillies, the St. Louis Cardinals, the Minnesota Twins, the New York Yankees, the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Washington Senators.
Collection
Memorandum from CORE, Report of Cities with New Lunch Counters, December 8, 1960

Memorandum from CORE, Report of Cities with New Lunch Counters, December 8, 1960

Date
1960-12-08
Description
CORE memo reporting the cities in the United States where new lunch counters have opened since February 1, 1960. A total of 126 lunch counters opened.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s850_b013_f09_04Letter to Governor Graham from George Adams about the 1980 Miami Riots text1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
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s850_b013_f07_02Letter to Governor Graham from Marlene Baker opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riotstext1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Sales tax
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
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s850_b013_f09_01Letter to Governor Graham from Maureen Ruland expressing sadness about the verdict in the McDuffie casetext1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
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s850_b013_f12_01Letter to Governor Graham from Theo and Eleanor Baillet expressing disapproval of 1980 Miami Riotstext1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
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s1486_b017_f19_01Wake Up America: Will This Happen Here? textAnti-communist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Politics and government
Internal security
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s1046_b005_f01_02License plate contest entry featuring child's rendition of an orangeimageAutomobile license plates
Children's art
oranges
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s1046_b001_f04_01License plate contest entry featuring sun, palm tree, and bird.imageAutomobile license plates/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s1046_b001_f04_01.jpg
sle_broward_02Brochure for the Old Heidelberg Restaurant in Hallandale, FloridatextBars (Drinking establishments)
Restaurants--Florida--Hallandale
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sle_sports_02Florida Grapefruit League Spring Training Schedule, 1963textBaseball
Spring training (Baseball)
Sports and tourism
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n2015-1_b001_f11_41Memorandum from CORE, Report of Cities with New Lunch Counters, December 8, 1960textCivil rights demonstrations
Segregation
Social integration
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