174 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Duval County "
Tourist Map of Jacksonville, 1885

Tourist Map of Jacksonville, 1885

Date
1885
Description
Tourist map of Jacksonville indicating the location of railroad depots, hotels, boardinghouses, churches, public buildings, and other points of interest for visitors. Provided as an insert attached to page 45 of Henry Lee, The Tourist's Guide of Florida (New York: Leve & Alden, 1885). "Presented by Jacksonville, Tampa & Key West Railway Company."
Collection
The Spirit of Americanism Pamphlet, ca.1935

The Spirit of Americanism Pamphlet, ca.1935

Date
1935 (circa)
Description
Pamphlet for address delivered by William H. Ellis to the Jacksonville Civitan Club on Confederate Memorial Day, 1935.
Collection
The Olio, Volume XVIII, Number 6, May 1896

The Olio, Volume XVIII, Number 6, May 1896

Date
1896
Description
This volume of the Duval High School newspaper "The Olio" includes local adverstisements; a description of the commencement ceremony held on May 28, 1896; a history of "The Olio"; and other articles written by students.
Collection
The Florida Ship Canal Scandal (1941) - leaflet

The Florida Ship Canal Scandal (1941) - leaflet

Date
1941
Description
Leaflet published by C. Lyman Spencer arguing against the Florida Ship Canal, which was at that time under consideration. Using maps and statistics, Spencer points out that a small number of canal proponents have been ramming through the measure without adequately addressing the potential risks for damage and harm to the St. Johns River corridor.
Collection
The Cross Florida Barge Canal Key to Florida's Integrated Inland Waterways System Pamphlet, 1962

The Cross Florida Barge Canal Key to Florida's Integrated Inland Waterways System Pamphlet, 1962

Date
1962
Description
This pamphlet includes a description of what the Cross Florida Barge Canal will do for the state and a list of those who authorized, sponsored and endorsed the canal.
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
Territorial Census Returns, 1838 and 1840; Election Returns, 1838-1845

Territorial Census Returns, 1838 and 1840; Election Returns, 1838-1845

Date
1845
Description
This document includes the territorial census for 1838 and 1840. There are also election returns for the election of members of the convention and council, October 1838; elections for delegates in 1839, 1841 and 1843; elections for members of council, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842, 1843 and 1844; and numbers of votes in each county, according to the estimate of the members of the present legislature, 1845.
Collection
Telegram from Thurgood Marshall and Alex Akerman to Governor Fuller Warren, 1951

Telegram from Thurgood Marshall and Alex Akerman to Governor Fuller Warren, 1951

Date
1951-11-11
Description
A telegram from Thurgood Marshall and Alex Akerman to Governor Fuller Warren condemning the murder of Samuel Shepard and attempted murder of Walter Irvin.
Collection
Telegram from Phil May to General Albert H. Blanding, 1942

Telegram from Phil May to General Albert H. Blanding, 1942

Date
1942-04-12
Description
A telegram from Phil May to General Albert H. Blanding regarding the lights at an amusement park at Jacksonville Beach. May is suggesting the lights at the park aided the enemy submarine in destroying two American ships off the coast of Jacksonville. There was actually only one American ship destroyed that day, the SS Gulfamerica.
Collection
Telegram from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Doyle Carlton Protesting the Use of Black Female Convicts for Carrying and Installing Heavy Posts in Jacksonville, 1932

Telegram from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Doyle Carlton Protesting the Use of Black Female Convicts for Carrying and Installing Heavy Posts in Jacksonville, 1932

Date
1932-03-13
Description
Telegram from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Doyle Carlton protesting the use of black female convicts for installing posts in the streets of Jacksonville.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_917.59-l478_01Tourist Map of Jacksonville, 1885textHotels
Tourist maps
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flc_342.73-a512_01The Spirit of Americanism Pamphlet, ca.1935textUnited States -- Politics and government
National characteristics, American
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_342.73-a512_01.jpg
sle_duval_02The Olio, Volume XVIII, Number 6, May 1896textHigh schools--Florida--Duval County--Jacksonville
Student newspapers and periodicals
Student publications
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/sle_duval_02.jpg
s406_b013_f11_01The Florida Ship Canal Scandal (1941) - leaflettext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s406_b013_f11_01.jpg
sle_cross-florida-barge-canal_01The Cross Florida Barge Canal Key to Florida's Integrated Inland Waterways System Pamphlet, 1962textCanals--Design and construction
Land development
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/sle_cross-florida-barge-canal_01.jpg
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
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/flc_377.87-c773-1893-4.jpg
s2153_b001_f05_01Territorial Census Returns, 1838 and 1840; Election Returns, 1838-1845textElections/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s2153_b001_f05_01.jpg
s235_b053_f09_x02Telegram from Thurgood Marshall and Alex Akerman to Governor Fuller Warren, 1951textGroveland Four Trial (Groveland, Florida : 1949-1952)
Groveland (Fla.)--Race relations
Discrimination in criminal justice administration--Florida--Groveland
African Americans--Civil rights
African Americans--Legal status, laws, etc.--Florida
Police shootings
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s235_b053_f09_x02.jpg
s419_b001_f02_x01Telegram from Phil May to General Albert H. Blanding, 1942textWorld War, 1939-1945
World War II
WWII
Civil defense--Florida--Duval County--Jacksonville
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s419_b001_f02_x01.jpg
s204_b024_f03_x01Telegram from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Doyle Carlton Protesting the Use of Black Female Convicts for Carrying and Installing Heavy Posts in Jacksonville, 1932textConvict labor--Florida/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s204_b024_f03_x01.jpg
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