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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Tallahassee "
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Press Release from Governor Spessard Holland to R. W. Simpson, 1942

Press Release from Governor Spessard Holland to R. W. Simpson, 1942

Date
1942-01-09
Description
Press release from Florida Governor Spessard Holland to R. W. Simpson of the Tampa Morning Tribune praising the fund created for Colin P. Kelly III, whose father, Captain Colin P. Kelly Jr., was killed during World War II.
Collection
Telegram from Governor Spessard Holland to Mr. and Mrs. Colin P. Kelly Jr., 1941

Telegram from Governor Spessard Holland to Mr. and Mrs. Colin P. Kelly Jr., 1941

Date
1941-12-12
Description
Telegram from Florida Governor Spessard Holland to Mr. and Mrs. Colin P. Kelly Sr. expressing sympathy following the death of their son, Colin P. Kelly Jr. during World War II.
Collection
Telegram from Joe Wilson to George L. Burr Jr., 1942

Telegram from Joe Wilson to George L. Burr Jr., 1942

Date
1942-06-17
Description
A telegram from Joe Wilson to George L. Burr, executive director of the State Defense Council in Tallahassee, updating Burr about the amount of scrap rubber received in Milton, Florida, for the war effort.
Collection
What are Negroes Doing in your Community in Volunteer Defense Work? Survey, 1944

What are Negroes Doing in your Community in Volunteer Defense Work? Survey, 1944

Date
1944-04-10
Description
A list from the Palm Beach County Defense Council to the State Defense Council of Florida summarizing the activities and number of black volunteer defense workers in Palm Beach County.
Collection
World War II "V-J Day" Proclamation, 1945

World War II "V-J Day" Proclamation, 1945

Date
1945-08-10
Description
V-J Day proclamation signed by Florida Governor Millard Caldwell proclaiming the 24 hours after the announcement of Japan's surrender during World War II as V-J Day. Governor Caldwell is calling for Floridians to maintain the "solemnity and dignity of the occasion" by avoiding "boisterous conduct." He urged all establishments that dispensed alcohol to close for twenty-four hours following the announcement of the surrender.
Collection
Tallahassee Barracks No. 652 Charter, 1957

Tallahassee Barracks No. 652 Charter, 1957

Date
1957-01-17
Description
The charter for Tallahassee Barracks No. 652 from the National Board of Administration of the Veterans of World War I of the United States.
Collection
World War I "National Crisis Day" Proclamation, 1917

World War I "National Crisis Day" Proclamation, 1917

Date
1917-05-06
Description
National Crisis Day proclamation signed by Florida Governor Sidney J. Catts proclaiming May 6, 1917, as National Crisis Day to urge Florida farmers to produce more food and to encourage food conservation throughout the state.
Collection
Articles About Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931

Articles About Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931

Date
1931
Description
Two articles about Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage. The first article lists the students attending the 1931 trip, and the second article is about the reunion of participants from the first Patriotic Pilgrimage in 1930.
Collection
Correspondence Between Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen and Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Correspondence Between Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen and Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Date
1933-02-14
Description
Correspondence between Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen and Florida Governor David Sholtz regarding Everglades National Park. Owen writes that the Everglades Park bill passed the Public Lands Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives with the help of Congressman Scott Leavitt of Montana. Owen asks the governor to send Leavitt a message of thanks. Governor Sholtz replies that he will write the letter to Leavitt and thanks Owen for all the work she has done.
Collection
Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Date
1933-02-16
Description
Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Florida Governor David Sholtz updating the governor about the bill in Congress authorizing the creation of Everglades National Park in south Florida.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s406_b063_f09_01Press Release from Governor Spessard Holland to R. W. Simpson, 1942textWorld War, 1939-1945
World War II
World War, 1939-1945--Casualties
Heroes
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s406_b063_f09_x01Telegram from Governor Spessard Holland to Mr. and Mrs. Colin P. Kelly Jr., 1941textWorld War, 1939-1945
World War II
World War, 1939-1945--Casualties
Heroes
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s419_b044_f13_01Telegram from Joe Wilson to George L. Burr Jr., 1942textWorld War, 1939-1945
World War II
WWII
Civil defense--Florida
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s419_b034_f01_x01What are Negroes Doing in your Community in Volunteer Defense Work? Survey, 1944textWorld War, 1939-1945
Civil defense--Florida
World War II
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s13_v015_309World War II "V-J Day" Proclamation, 1945textWorld War, 1939-1945
World War II
V-J Day, 1945
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slms_mc11-15_01Tallahassee Barracks No. 652 Charter, 1957textWorld War, 1914-1918--Veterans
Veterans
World War I
WWI
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s13_v006_391World War I "National Crisis Day" Proclamation, 1917textWorld War I
Agriculture--Florida
World War, 1914-1918
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n2004-1_b001_f09_01Articles About Ruth Bryan Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931textWomen legislators--United States
High school students
Education, Secondary
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s278_b040_f05_x02Correspondence Between Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen and Governor David Sholtz, 1933textWomen legislators--United States
Parks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Legislation
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s278_b040_f05_x01Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Governor David Sholtz, 1933textWomen legislators--United States
Parks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Legislation
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