31 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Broward County "
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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
Telegram from President of Broward County PTA to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Requesting him to Take Immediate Action on School Crisis, 1968

Telegram from President of Broward County PTA to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Requesting him to Take Immediate Action on School Crisis, 1968

Date
1968-02-22
Description
Broward PTA urges Christian to take action on school crisis.
Collection
News Release Including Florida's Response to Martin Luther King Jr.'s Assassination, 1968

News Release Including Florida's Response to Martin Luther King Jr.'s Assassination, 1968

Date
1968-04-09
Description
News release describing how Floridians and other Americans responded to the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. and information about King's funeral and who was attending. There is also other Florida news about Governor Claude Kirk being sued by J. A. Maloney; Floridians fighting in the Vietnam War; a car accident along the Tamiami Trail; an arrest at the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami; the murder of William Guffey of St. Louis; and Boca Raton police sergeant Robert Lynch being charged with embezzling money.
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
McRorie's Tourist Guide, January 1933

McRorie's Tourist Guide, January 1933

Date
1933-01
Description
This guide lists approved tourist homes from Florida to Maine.
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
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
Letter with Three Resolutions from Joe Dan Osceola to Sam H. Brewer Jr., 1970

Letter with Three Resolutions from Joe Dan Osceola to Sam H. Brewer Jr., 1970

Date
1970-04-29
Description
Letter from Joe Dan Osceola, president of the Board of Directors for the Seminole Tribe of Florida, to Sam H. Brewer Jr. in the office of Florida Governor Claude Kirk requesting the three enclosed resolutions passed by the Seminole Tribal Council be considered by the legislature during the next session. The resolutions, all passed April 27, 1970, deal with improvement leases, the history of the Seminole Indians and returning the remains of Chief Osceola.
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
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
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
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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s303_b010_f18_52Telegram from President of Broward County PTA to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Requesting him to Take Immediate Action on School Crisis, 1968textStrikes and lockouts--Teachers
Education--Finance
Teachers' unions--Florida
Teachers' unions--Officials and employees
Labor unions--Political activity
Education and state--Public opinion
Parent and child--Public opinion
Parents' and teachers' associations
Teachers--Salaries, pensions, etc.
Collective bargaining
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s923_b085_f02_01News Release Including Florida's Response to Martin Luther King Jr.'s Assassination, 1968textVietnam War, 1961-1975
Florida--Race relations
Civil rights movements
Riots--Florida--Tallahassee
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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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sle_real-estate_01McRorie's Tourist Guide, January 1933textHotels -- Florida -- Guidebooks
Hotels
Tourism
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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
s1046_b005_f01_02License plate contest entry featuring child's rendition of an orangeimageAutomobile license plates
Children's art
oranges
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s1046_b005_f01_02.jpg
s923_b054_f07_x02Letter with Three Resolutions from Joe Dan Osceola to Sam H. Brewer Jr., 1970textSeminole women
Ethnicity, Seminole
Ethnicity, Native American
Seminole Indians
Seminole Indians -- Government relations
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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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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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