18 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Chicago (Ill.)"
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Port of Jacksonville, 1930

Port of Jacksonville, 1930

Date
1905-04-13
Description
A booklet issued by the Jacksonville Port Bureau and the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce describing the facilities and amenities available to potential businesses. Includes sections about the Port of Jacksonville; the commerce and harbor of Jacksonville; weather in the city; port administration; port customs and regulations; port facilities; port services and charges; information about loading and discharging vessels; fuel and supplies; steamship agents and brokers; and the railroads at the port.
Collection
The Story of the Southern Sugar Company, 1929

The Story of the Southern Sugar Company, 1929

Date
1929-01
Description
A detailed history of the Southern Sugar Company.
Collection
Draft of Interview Questions for Mary McLeod Bethune, ca. 1939

Draft of Interview Questions for Mary McLeod Bethune, ca. 1939

Date
1939 (circa)
Description
This document appears to be a list of questions from Daniel Williams sent to Mary McLeod Bethune as part of an ongoing discussion regarding the planned biography. Williams mentions that he will enclose a chapter of the book. The book was never published.
Collection
Mary McLeod Bethune Interview Transcript, ca. 1939

Mary McLeod Bethune Interview Transcript, ca. 1939

Date
1939 (circa)
Description
An interview between Dr. Charles Spurgeon Johnson and Mary McLeod Bethune discussing Bethune's childhood, her family, her education, her travels, meeting her husband and her experience starting Daytona Literary and Industrial School for Training Negro Girls in Daytona Beach. Page 16 of the document is missing.
Collection
National Council of Negro Women Brochure, 1946

National Council of Negro Women Brochure, 1946

Date
1946
Description
This brochure describes the mission and history of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW). There are photographs of some of the members of the NCNW, a list of affiliated organizations and a list of the metropolitan councils of the NCNW by region.
Collection
Letter from G. E. Spires to Gilbert Carter and Harry Giles, 1925

Letter from G. E. Spires to Gilbert Carter and Harry Giles, 1925

Date
1925-01-17
Description
A letter from G. E. Spires, cashier at the State Bank of Eau Gallie, to Gilbert Carter and Harry Giles of the Florida Real Estate Corporation regarding the new road that will connect Eau Gallie with the Melbourne Kissimmee Highway (today US 192).
Collection
Koreshan Unity Business Card, ca. 1897

Koreshan Unity Business Card, ca. 1897

Date
1897 (circa)
Description
The front of the card shows the Koreshan Unity's "Geodetic Survey" members setting up "The Air Line" rectilineator on the beach in Naples, Florida. The rectilineator instrument was used to create a straight measuring line and "prove" the earth is concave. At the right is Harry Boomer with the white shirt. Other survey members included: U.G. Morrow, L.S. Boomer, Abe Gush?, and Geo. Stunt?.
Collection
Mr. Bubbett's Ticket to the College of Life Matriculation, August 9, 1888

Mr. Bubbett's Ticket to the College of Life Matriculation, August 9, 1888

Date
1888-08-09
Description
Mr. Bubbett's Matriculation Ticket for The Commencement of Exercises of the World's College of Life Monday Evening, August 9, 1888
Collection
Letter from R. B. Garrett to Mary E. Rustam, October 28, 1960

Letter from R. B. Garrett to Mary E. Rustam, October 28, 1960

Date
1960-10-28
Description
Letter from R. B. Garrett of the Bradley University Department of Sociology to Mary E. Rustam discussing the possibility of Richard F. Parker attending Roosevelt University as a race relations major. Bradley is a white college student who was arrested during a sit-in in Jacksonville.
Collection
Memorandum from Charles R. Oldham to CORE Group Leaders and Students, December 15, 1960

Memorandum from Charles R. Oldham to CORE Group Leaders and Students, December 15, 1960

Date
1960-12-15
Description
CORE memo from Charles R. Oldham, national chairman, discussing white sit-in demonstrator Richard Parker being arrested during a picket line at McCrory's in Tallahassee; information about discrimination in Tennessee by local distributors of Wonderbread and Sealtest Milk against African-American registered voters; and an article in Look magazine about sit-ins written by Margaret Leonard, a CORE member.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_387.1-j147_01Port of Jacksonville, 1930textPorts--Jacksonville (Fla.)
Docks--Florida--Jacksonville
Harbors--Florida--Jacksonville
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m74-13_b001_f02_01The Story of the Southern Sugar Company, 1929textSugar factories--Florida--Clewiston
Sugar growing -- Florida
Sugar -- Manufacture and refining -- Florida
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m95-2_b001_f03_27Draft of Interview Questions for Mary McLeod Bethune, ca. 1939textNew Deal, 1933-1939
African American women--Florida--Daytona Beach
African American civic leaders
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m95-2_b001_f04_01Mary McLeod Bethune Interview Transcript, ca. 1939textAfrican American women
African American civic leaders
African American universities and colleges
African Americans -- Biography
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m95-2_b001_f06_01National Council of Negro Women Brochure, 1946textAfrican American women
National Council of Negro Women -- History
African American women -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century
African American women -- Social conditions
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n2003-4_f01_x01Letter from G. E. Spires to Gilbert Carter and Harry Giles, 1925textRoads--Design and construction
Roads--Florida--Brevard County
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n2009-3_b005_f16_03aKoreshan Unity Business Card, ca. 1897textCosmology--Philosophy
Koreshanity
Scientific apparatus and instruments
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n2009-3_b319_f01_02Mr. Bubbett's Ticket to the College of Life Matriculation, August 9, 1888text/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/n2009-3_b319_f01_02.jpg
n2015-1_b001_f10_31Letter from R. B. Garrett to Mary E. Rustam, October 28, 1960textRace relations--Study and teaching
Education
College students--Political activity
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n2015-1_b001_f11_42Memorandum from Charles R. Oldham to CORE Group Leaders and Students, December 15, 1960textAfrican Americans--Suffrage
Civil rights demonstrations
Civil rights--Economic aspects
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