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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Franklin County "
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Farming Under Water: A Permanent Income from Oyster Royalties, 1933

Farming Under Water: A Permanent Income from Oyster Royalties, 1933

Date
1933
Description
Information about purchasing oyster seeds from the Cultivated Oyster Farms Corporation to be planted in Apalachicola. There is also information about the corporation's new process and secret formula for powdered, cube and tablet forms of oysters, clams and other seafoods. Powdered products didn't require refrigeration and could be consumed 365 days a year.
Collection
Letter from the Secretary of War, Transmitting the Information Required by a Resolution of the House of Representatives of the 5th Ultimo, in Relation to the Instructions Given to the Commissioners for Negotiating with the Florida Indians, &c. &c., 1826

Letter from the Secretary of War, Transmitting the Information Required by a Resolution of the House of Representatives of the 5th Ultimo, in Relation to the Instructions Given to the Commissioners for Negotiating with the Florida Indians, &c. &c., 1826

Date
1826-02-06
Description
A collection of correspondence between government officials in Florida and Washington, D.C. regarding the settlement of Native Americans in the territory of Florida and other matters, including the Treaty of Moultrie Creek (1823). The correspondence dates from April 7, 1823 to December 26, 1825.
Collection
Letter from the Secretary of the Navy, Transmitting, in Obedience to a Resolution of the House of Representatives, of the 26th Ultimo, Sundry Documents Relating to the Destruction of the Negro Fort in East Florida, in the Month of July, 1816

Letter from the Secretary of the Navy, Transmitting, in Obedience to a Resolution of the House of Representatives, of the 26th Ultimo, Sundry Documents Relating to the Destruction of the Negro Fort in East Florida, in the Month of July, 1816

Date
1819-02-01
Description
A collection of letters between United States government officials and servicemen regarding the destruction of the Negro Fort in Franklin County, Florida, on July 27, 1816. The correspondence dates from June 6, 1815 to September 6, 1816.
Collection
Prospectus of St. Vincent's Island Club

Prospectus of St. Vincent's Island Club

Date
1892 (circa)
Description
A prospectus from William A. White & Sons of New York for a club on St. Vincent Island off the coast of Franklin County. The company envisioned a small hotel, cottages, a small orange grove, and steamboat transportation to and from the island. At the end of 20 years, the property on the island would be auctioned off, with profits distributed to the shareholders (club members).
Collection
Rules and Regulations of the Board Of Health of the County of Franklin and City and Port of Apalachicola, Florida.

Rules and Regulations of the Board Of Health of the County of Franklin and City and Port of Apalachicola, Florida.

Date
1891
Description
List of rules and regulations adopted by the Board of Health of Franklin County and the City of Apalachicola.
Collection
Program for 1951 Harbor Day celebration in Apalachicola

Program for 1951 Harbor Day celebration in Apalachicola

Date
1951
Description
A flier and program of events inviting the public to attend the 4th annual Harbor Day celebration in Apalachicola. The celebration was sponsored by the City Commission, the Harbor Advisory Board, and the local Chamber of Commerce. Events included the dedication of the John Gorrie Bridge, a free seafood dinner served by the Chamber of Commerce auxiliary, the dedication of Fort Coombs, a Harbor Day dance, and talks on river development by various dignitaries and experts.
Collection
Flier inviting citizens of Apalachicola to an "Indignation Meeting" held September 26

Flier inviting citizens of Apalachicola to an "Indignation Meeting" held September 26

Date
1891
Description
Indignation meeting. The Citizens of Apalachicola, without regard to color, class or party, are requested to meet at Belleau Opera House on Saturday night, the 26th day of September, A. D. 1891, to give expressions to their views on the pending situation in Apalachicola. And to fully ascertain and discuss the question of how far ONE MAN may regulate the question of our BREAD and BUTTER, and to take such steps toward the solution of the same, as our united wisdom may dictate in this all important matter. Let every man attend. Let none falter in this emergency.''
Collection
Commercial Bank of Florida, Ten Dollars, 1835

Commercial Bank of Florida, Ten Dollars, 1835

Date
1835-12-01
Description
Ten dollar Commercial Bank of Florida note issued in 1835.
Collection
Commercial Bank of Florida, Five Dollars, 1835

Commercial Bank of Florida, Five Dollars, 1835

Date
1835-12-01
Description
Five dollar Commercial Bank of Florida note issued in 1835.
Collection
Bank of West Florida, Ten Dollars, 1832

Bank of West Florida, Ten Dollars, 1832

Date
1832-11-18
Description
Ten dollar Bank of West Florida note issued in 1832.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_639.41-c968_01Farming Under Water: A Permanent Income from Oyster Royalties, 1933textOyster culture -- Florida -- Apalachicola
Oyster industry
Advertising
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flc_970.1-u58t-1826-no74Letter from the Secretary of War, Transmitting the Information Required by a Resolution of the House of Representatives of the 5th Ultimo, in Relation to the Instructions Given to the Commissioners for Negotiating with the Florida Indians, &c. &c., 1826textSeminole Indians
Native Americans
Indians of North America -- Florida
Seminole Indians -- Treaties
Cherokee Indians
Choctaw Indians
Creek Indians
Mikasuki Indians
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flc_973.51-u58-1819-no119Letter from the Secretary of the Navy, Transmitting, in Obedience to a Resolution of the House of Representatives, of the 26th Ultimo, Sundry Documents Relating to the Destruction of the Negro Fort in East Florida, in the Month of July, 1816textCreek Indians
Slavery
African Americans
Fortification--Florida--Franklin County
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flc_br0147Prospectus of St. Vincent's Island Clubtext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0147.jpg
flc_br0150Rules and Regulations of the Board Of Health of the County of Franklin and City and Port of Apalachicola, Florida.textPublic health
Ships--Health regulations
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flc_br0152Program for 1951 Harbor Day celebration in Apalachicolatext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0152.jpg
flc_br0199Flier inviting citizens of Apalachicola to an "Indignation Meeting" held September 26textPolitical rallies/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0199.jpg
flc_currency_commercial-bank_1835_10.00Commercial Bank of Florida, Ten Dollars, 1835imageMoney -- Florida
Paper money
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flc_currency_commercial-bank_1835_5.00Commercial Bank of Florida, Five Dollars, 1835imageMoney -- Florida
Paper money
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flc_currency_west-florida_1832_10.00Bank of West Florida, Ten Dollars, 1832imageMoney -- Florida
Paper money
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_currency_west-florida_1832_10.00.jpg
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