174 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Duval County "
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Letter to Governor Graham from Elizabeth Adams decrying the verdict of the McDuffie Case

Letter to Governor Graham from Elizabeth Adams decrying the verdict of the McDuffie Case

Date
1980-05-23
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Jacksonville resident Elizabeth Yordan Adams decrying the verdict of the McDuffie case and calling for a state investigation.
Collection
Indisputable Facts About Fernandina and Amelia Island, ca. 1950

Indisputable Facts About Fernandina and Amelia Island, ca. 1950

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
A leaflet describing the attributes of Fernandina and Amelia Island, "The Island City of Health and Happiness." There are sections titled physicality; soil; climate; acquisition of land; sufficiency of labor; and facilities of internal communication, etc. The back of the leaflet has a map of Fernandina and Amelia Island.
Collection
Sanford, Florida: The Celery City, 1909

Sanford, Florida: The Celery City, 1909

Date
1909
Description
Booklet published by the Sanford Herald advertising the city of Sanford as "The Celery City." The booklet contains photographs of the city, announces farming opportunities, lists amenities and describes the area around Sanford.
Collection
The Catalogue of Cookman Institute, Jacksonville, 1893-1894

The Catalogue of Cookman Institute, Jacksonville, 1893-1894

Date
1893
Description
This 1893-1894 catalog for the Cookman Institute in Jacksonville includes a list of faculty at the school; a list of former graduates; the roll for the school year; the course of study for students; a description of when the next session begins; a description of the night school; the location of the school; accommodations for students; the cost of admission; the cost of board; details about washing at the school; books; necessities students are required to have (clothing, towels, furniture); medicine; rules to be observed; the faculty; the pupils; descriptions of the departments of study; and advertisements for local businesses.
Collection
Edward Waters College School Bulletin, 1950-51

Edward Waters College School Bulletin, 1950-51

Date
1950
Description
Bulletin of Edward Waters College in Jacksonville. Includes information about the school's mission, curriculum, facilities, faculty and extra curriculars. Photographs of life on the campus are also included.
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 H. C. Bailey to Governor Francis P. Fleming, November 5, 1889

Letter from H. C. Bailey to Governor Francis P. Fleming, November 5, 1889

Date
1889-11-05
Description
Rev. Bailey informs the governor that his life has been threatened after testifying about irregularities in elections being held in Tallahassee. He requests that the governor guarantee his protection.
Collection
Norman Studios Promotional Materials for Silent Film 'Black Gold'

Norman Studios Promotional Materials for Silent Film 'Black Gold'

Date
1928 (circa)
Description
Promotional materials for the Norman Studios film 'Black Gold' released in 1928. The advertisements were intended to convince colored theater operators to screen the film in their city. The press sheet includes replica window cards, newspaper articles to be used for promotional purposes, and information from studio owner Richard Norman about the potential profitability of the film.
Collection
Reports of Investigators on Meetings of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and the Ku Klux Klan, 1964

Reports of Investigators on Meetings of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and the Ku Klux Klan, 1964

Date
1964-07-27
Description
Reports of a Johns Committee investigator who attended a Ku Klux Klan rally and Southern Christian Leadership Conference meeting in 1964.
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
s850_b013_f09_03Letter to Governor Graham from Elizabeth Adams decrying the verdict of 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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sle_nassau_01Indisputable Facts About Fernandina and Amelia Island, ca. 1950textAdvertisements
City promotion
Harbors--Florida--Fernandina
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flc_975.923-s217_01Sanford, Florida: The Celery City, 1909textAdvertising -- Florida
Celery
Celery industry
Agriculture
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flc_377.87-c773-1893-4The Catalogue of Cookman Institute, Jacksonville, 1893-1894textAfrican American college students
African American universities and colleges
African American universities and colleges--Florida--Jacksonville
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flc_378-e25-1950-51_01Edward Waters College School Bulletin, 1950-51textAfrican American college students--Florida--Duval County--Jacksonville
Edward Waters College--Faculty.
African Methodist Episcopal Church--Clergy.
African Americans--Education (Higher)
Segregation in education
Edward Waters College
The African Methodist Episcopal Church
College facilities--Florida--Jacksonville
School buildings--Florida--Jacksonville
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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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s580_b010_f05_01Letter from H. C. Bailey to Governor Francis P. Fleming, November 5, 1889textAfrican Americans -- Suffrage
Southern States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950
Race relations
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sle_duval_01Norman Studios Promotional Materials for Silent Film 'Black Gold'imageAfrican Americans in motion pictures.
African Americans in the motion picture industry -- Florida -- Jacksonville
Advertising -- Motion pictures -- Florida -- Jacksonville
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s1486_b001_f06_12Reports of Investigators on Meetings of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and the Ku Klux Klan, 1964textAfrican Americans--Civil rights
Hate groups
Secret societies
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s1486_b001_f06_12.jpg
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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