205 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Florida"
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"A Card." written by W. H. Sherwood, 1889

"A Card." written by W. H. Sherwood, 1889

Date
1889
Description
W. H. Sherwood proposing he and Rev. H C. Bailey meet for a public discussion on October 24, 1889, regarding the participation of African-Americans in politics.
Collection
A Century of Progress Florida Exhibit Units Brochure, 1933

A Century of Progress Florida Exhibit Units Brochure, 1933

Date
1933
Description
Brochure for Florida's exhibits at the Century of Progress World's Fair in Chicago, Illinois, from May 27, 1933 to October 31, 1934. The brochure contains a message from Florida Governor David Sholtz, the locations of the exhibits in the court of the states and information about Florida, inluding "Her Agriculture;" "Her Industry;" "The Land of Romance;" "The Land of Sport;" "The Land of Homes;" and "The Land of Health."
Collection
A Reply to Some Misleading Statements of the Tallahassee Capital League, 1900

A Reply to Some Misleading Statements of the Tallahassee Capital League, 1900

Date
1900-09-04
Description
A leaflet addressing claims made by the Tallahassee Capital League against moving the capital from Tallahassee to Jacksonville. The leaflet explains why Jacksonville would be the best location for the state capital. Voters were to decide on the issue during the election in November 1900.
Collection
Act Establishing Florida Statehood, 1845

Act Establishing Florida Statehood, 1845

Date
1845-03-05
Description
The Act establishing statehood for Iowa and Florida was approved on March 3, 1845, by the second session of the 28th Congress. At the end of this document is indicated "March 5th, 1845. A true copy from the roll in this department."
Collection
Address to the Legislative Council of Florida on the Subject of Its Colored Population by Zephaniah Kingsley, 1823

Address to the Legislative Council of Florida on the Subject of Its Colored Population by Zephaniah Kingsley, 1823

Date
1823
Description
Address to the Territorial Legislative Council of Florida by Zepahaniah Kingsley, a member of the Council and a slaveholder. Kingsley shares his views on the necessity of slavery for Florida's economy and how best to manage the presence of both slaves and free persons of color in the territory.
Collection
Advertisement for new edition of the Plantation Record and Account Book by Thomas Affleck

Advertisement for new edition of the Plantation Record and Account Book by Thomas Affleck

Date
1847 (circa)
Description
The planting community and the press have fully recognized the simplicity and completeness of this work, and its perfect adaptation to the end in view--that of affording to planters and their overseers, a plain and uniform book of blanks, embracing every record and account necessary to be kept upon a plantation. At the Fair of The Agriculturists' and Mechanics' Association of Louisiana, held at Baton Rouge, January 1847, the following report was made: ...''
Collection
Advertisement for Packer of Florida advertising agency, with Florida map

Advertisement for Packer of Florida advertising agency, with Florida map

Date
1940 (circa)
Description
An advertisement for the Packer of Florida advertising agency, encouraging potential customers to take advantage of the increase in automobile tourism in the state
Collection
Advertisement for the Florida Citrus Water Ski Show at the New York World's Fair, 1965

Advertisement for the Florida Citrus Water Ski Show at the New York World's Fair, 1965

Date
1965
Description
Orange-shaped advertisement for the Citrus Ski Show at the New York World's Fair in 1965.
Collection
Advertisement for the Report 'Homosexuality and Citizenship in Florida,' ca. 1964

Advertisement for the Report 'Homosexuality and Citizenship in Florida,' ca. 1964

Date
1964 (circa)
Description
An advertisement for the report "Homosexuality and Citizenship in Florida" (The Purple Pamphlet) that was completed by the Florida Legislative Investigation Committee, also know as the Johns Committee.
Collection
An Act Concerning Slaves, Approved December 30, 1824

An Act Concerning Slaves, Approved December 30, 1824

Date
1824-12-30
Description
An act passed Florida's Territorial Legislative Council and approved by Governor William Pope Duval on December 30, 1824. The act sets rules for many aspects of the institution of slavery, including emancipation, runaways, overseers, treatment of slaves, punishment of slave conspiracies, misbehavior, and riots, and restrictions on slaves moving freely about, or trading.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
m86-38_b001_f03_01"A Card." written by W. H. Sherwood, 1889textSouthern States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950
Race relations
African Americans -- Suffrage
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slv_worlds-fair-florida-exhibits_03A Century of Progress Florida Exhibit Units Brochure, 1933textFairs--Illinois--Chicago
Exhibitions
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flc_br0320A Reply to Some Misleading Statements of the Tallahassee Capital League, 1900textCapitals (Cities)
Capitols
City planning
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/flc_br0320.jpg
m81-22_01Act Establishing Florida Statehood, 1845textStatutes/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/m81-22_01.jpg
flc_non-map_mc11-3Address to the Legislative Council of Florida on the Subject of Its Colored Population by Zephaniah Kingsley, 1823textSlavery
Plantations
Free blacks
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flc_br0009Advertisement for new edition of the Plantation Record and Account Book by Thomas AfflecktextCotton trade
Plantations--Accounting
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0009.jpg
flc_br0092Advertisement for Packer of Florida advertising agency, with Florida maptext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0092.jpg
slv_worlds-fair-florida-exhibits_05Advertisement for the Florida Citrus Water Ski Show at the New York World's Fair, 1965still imageWater skiing
Fairs--New York--New York
Advertising--Exhibitions
Exhibitions--New York
Citrus fruits in art
Oranges
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/slv_worlds-fair-florida-exhibits_05.jpg
s1486_b019_f29_01Advertisement for the Report 'Homosexuality and Citizenship in Florida,' ca. 1964textHomosexuality in literature -- Book reviews
Booksellers' catalogs
Homosexuality -- Florida
Homophobia
Culture conflict -- Florida -- History
Florida. -- Legislature. -- Legislative Investigation Committee
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s1486_b019_f29_01.jpg
fsd_f348.02s-a188-1824_x01An Act Concerning Slaves, Approved December 30, 1824textSlavery
Plantation life
Free blacks
Slaves--Abuse of
Slaves--Social conditions
Slavery--Law and legislation
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/fsd_f348.02s-a188-1824_x01.jpg
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