19 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Jackson County "
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An Invitation to Visit Florida Caverns State Park Brochure, ca. 1950

An Invitation to Visit Florida Caverns State Park Brochure, ca. 1950

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
Brochure advertising Florida Caverns State Park in Marianna, Florida. Information includes the geological story of the caverns, how the caverns were discovered, recreation at the state park and details about Marianna.
Collection
An open letter to Lackland M. Stone of Jackson County

An open letter to Lackland M. Stone of Jackson County

Date
1829 (circa)
Description
Anonymously published letter to Lackland M. Stone when he was Jackson County's representative in the Legislative Council. The writer was against moving the Seat of Justice from Webbville to Marianna claiming it would cause the downfall of Webbville and the prosperity of Marianna.
Collection
Flier from Political Digest, Lynching Special Extra Vol. 6 No. 18, 1934

Flier from Political Digest, Lynching Special Extra Vol. 6 No. 18, 1934

Date
1934-11-02
Description
Black newspaper's political reaction to the lynching of Claude Neal in Marianna and lynching epidemic in the South.
Collection
"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" flier

"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" flier

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
Flier advising service men to use prophylactics to prevent venereal disease; includes a list of army medical stations that provide them.
Collection
Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970

Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970

Date
1970
Description
Series of newsletters published by Lawton Chiles' 1970 campaign for U.S. Senate during Chiles' walk across Florida. The reports describe the route Chiles took, as well as the people he met and the topics they discussed. Other politicians, representing local and state governments, joined Chiles at various points, including state senators Dempsey Barron and Wilbur Boyd, and State Superintendent of Instruction Thomas D. Bailey. Chiles walked all the way from Century in Escambia County to Key Largo, stopping in Tallahassee for the legislative session. Chiles was a state senator representing the Lakeland region at this time.
Collection
Letter from John D. Pittman to His Mother, Martha W. Pittman, 1860

Letter from John D. Pittman to His Mother, Martha W. Pittman, 1860

Date
1860-11-06
Description
Letter from John D. Pittman to his mother, Martha W. Pittman, written while he was a student at the University of Virginia. He discusses his time at school, the election of 1860 and the likelihood of Abaraham Lincoln becoming president. Pittman expresses his displeasure at the possibility of Lincoln winning and says "If he is, I reckon we will have to quit this University - take muskets and go to fighting! I hope this will not be."
Collection
Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Sholtz Regarding Lynchings in Florida, 1934

Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Sholtz Regarding Lynchings in Florida, 1934

Date
1934-10-30
Description
Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor David Sholtz regarding the lynching of Claude Neal and thanking the governor for the work he has done to stop lynchings.
Collection
Letter from NAACP Secretary Walter White to Governor Sholtz, 1934

Letter from NAACP Secretary Walter White to Governor Sholtz, 1934

Date
1934-10-30
Description
Correspondence on the lynching of Claude Neal in Marianna.
Collection
Letter from NAACP to Governor Sholtz on the lynching of Claude Neal in Marianna, 1934

Letter from NAACP to Governor Sholtz on the lynching of Claude Neal in Marianna, 1934

Date
1934-11-22
Description
Correspondence on the lynching of Claude Neal in Marianna.
Collection
Letter from S.A. Golden to Governor Doyle Carlton Regarding the Road Between Graceville and Chipley, 1929

Letter from S.A. Golden to Governor Doyle Carlton Regarding the Road Between Graceville and Chipley, 1929

Date
1929-07-14
Description
Letter from Seaborn A. Golden of Graceville in jackson County asking Governor Doyle Carlton to consider using state convicts to help complete the public road between Graceville and Chipley in neighboring Washington County. Golden also remarks that Graceville's state senator, Walter J. Singletary, had only worked for the benefit of his hometown of Marianna, not smaller outlying areas.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
slv_parks-florida-caverns_01An Invitation to Visit Florida Caverns State Park Brochure, ca. 1950textCaves--Florida--Jackson County--Marianna
Parks--Florida--Jackson County--Marianna
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flc_br0015An open letter to Lackland M. Stone of Jackson CountytextLibel and slander
Politicians
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S278_b073_f07_01Flier from Political Digest, Lynching Special Extra Vol. 6 No. 18, 1934textLynching
Democratic Party
Republican party
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s908_b001_f24_01"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" fliertext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s908_b001_f24_01.jpg
slc_1970-chiles_01Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970textPolitical campaigns
Elections
Statesmen--United States
Agriculture and state
School integration--Florida
Vietnam Conflict, 1961-1975
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n2005-9_b003_f64_01Letter from John D. Pittman to His Mother, Martha W. Pittman, 1860textAmerican Civil War--letters and diaries
American Civil War--United States--Collected Correspondence
Florida -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Civil war
Civil War, 1861-1865
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s278_b073_f07_x01Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Sholtz Regarding Lynchings in Florida, 1934textLynching
African Americans--Civil rights
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S278_b073_f05_01Letter from NAACP Secretary Walter White to Governor Sholtz, 1934textLynching
Florida. Office of the Governor
African Americans--Civil rights
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S278_b073_f06_01Letter from NAACP to Governor Sholtz on the lynching of Claude Neal in Marianna, 1934textLynching
Florida. Office of the Governor
African Americans--Civil rights
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s204_b034_f08_x01Letter from S.A. Golden to Governor Doyle Carlton Regarding the Road Between Graceville and Chipley, 1929textRoad construction
Convict labor
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