216 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Florida"
An Act Concerning Slaves, Free Negroes and Mulattoes, Approved January 19, 1828

An Act Concerning Slaves, Free Negroes and Mulattoes, Approved January 19, 1828

Date
1828-01-19
Description
An act passed Florida's Territorial Legislative Council and approved by Acting Governor William M. McCarty on January 19, 1828. The act effectively establishes an elaborate slave code for Florida, regulating the introduction of slaves into the territory, a definition of a slave, punishments of both slaves and free people of color, licensing for free people of color, slaves with firearms, slaves buying or selling independently of their masters, and runaway slaves.
Collection
An Act to Regulate the Admission of Physicians and Surgeons to Practice in This Territory, 1824

An Act to Regulate the Admission of Physicians and Surgeons to Practice in This Territory, 1824

Date
1824-12-30
Description
Legislative act stipulating requirements for practicing medicine or surgery in the Territory of Florida. Prospective doctors or surgeons were required to file their diploma and a certificate of moral character with the county clerk. A physician could still practice medicine without a diploma if he could certify his having studied surgery or physiology for two years at a college or under the tutelage of a "reputable physician." Physicians applying for licensure by this route had to be approved by two county judges.
Collection
Atlantic Coast Line Vestibuled Train to Florida, 1887

Atlantic Coast Line Vestibuled Train to Florida, 1887

Date
1887
Description
Pamphlet for the luxury vestibuled train cars to begin on the Atlantic Coast Line in 1888. Includes illustrations of the interiors of several cars. Pamphlet has a cropped corner, but loses no information.
Collection
Bill of Medicines Sent to Florida Troops in Mexican War, 1847

Bill of Medicines Sent to Florida Troops in Mexican War, 1847

Date
1847-08-11
Description
List of medicines sent to Florida troops in Mexico drawn up by William Tradewell, surgeon to Florida.
Collection
Broadside encouraging support for the All-American Sugar League and sugar production in Florida

Broadside encouraging support for the All-American Sugar League and sugar production in Florida

Date
1918 (circa)
Description
The War is over. The American sugar shortage will continue unless the allies use German sugar or a large American cane-sugar industry is established ... Give America and its allies low-priced sugar.
Collection
Broadsides advertising meetings of the Annual Religious Conference of Triumph the Church and Kingdom of God in Christ, 1940-41

Broadsides advertising meetings of the Annual Religious Conference of Triumph the Church and Kingdom of God in Christ, 1940-41

Date
1940
Description
A notice of the times and places the Congress will meet (1st through 9th). Florida meetings (4th through 9th) are scheduled for Marianna, Perry, Jacksonville, St. Petersburg, Ft. Pierce and Miami. Meetings will be held beginning November 1940 through January 1941.
Collection
Brochure - Florida's State Parks Invite You, ca. 1955

Brochure - Florida's State Parks Invite You, ca. 1955

Date
1955 (circa)
Description
Brochure and map describing the facilities and attractions available at each of Florida's state parks and historic memorials.
Collection
Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida regarding Executive Order 8802 and its effects, 1942

Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida regarding Executive Order 8802 and its effects, 1942

Date
1942-08-05
Description
Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida, headquartered in Jacksonville, interpreting the implications of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Executive Order 8802 for the South and its tradition of racial segregation. The document quotes from a letter written by Alabama governor Frank Dixon, in which he expresses vigorous opposition to the order.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
fsd_f348.02s-a188-1827_x01An Act Concerning Slaves, Free Negroes and Mulattoes, Approved January 19, 1828textSlavery
Plantation life
Free blacks
Slaves--Abuse of
Slaves--Social conditions
Slavery--Law and legislation
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s222_b005_x01An Act to Regulate the Admission of Physicians and Surgeons to Practice in This Territory, 1824textMedicine--Practice
Medical laws and legislation
Physicians--Licenses
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s222_b005_x01.jpg
sle_transportation_01Atlantic Coast Line Vestibuled Train to Florida, 1887textAdvertising--Railroads
Railroad travel
Passenger trains
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s2153_b002_f63_01Bill of Medicines Sent to Florida Troops in Mexican War, 1847textFlorida -- Militia
Mexican War, 1846-1848
Medicine
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flc_br0026Broadside advertising town lots for sale in Fernandina by the Florida Railroad CompanytextBondholders
Land development
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0026.jpg
flc_br0037Broadside announcing lectures on temperance and astronomy, and a chromatrope at Hopeful Church in Lake CitytextAstronomy
Lectures and lecturing
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flc_br0059Broadside encouraging support for the All-American Sugar League and sugar production in FloridatextSugar trade/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0059.jpg
flc_br0066Broadsides advertising meetings of the Annual Religious Conference of Triumph the Church and Kingdom of God in Christ, 1940-41textChurch meetings/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0066.jpg
fsd_f719.32s-p3Brochure - Florida's State Parks Invite You, ca. 1955textParks
Tourist maps
Road maps
War memorials
Memorials
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/fsd_f719.32s-p3.jpg
s406_b066_f01_05Bulletin from the Associated Industries of Florida regarding Executive Order 8802 and its effects, 1942textSegregation
States' rights (American politics)
Defense industries--Government policy
Discrimination in employment
Racism
Race relations
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