3 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Territory of Florida"
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Circular Letter from the Grand Lodge of Florida to Other Lodges

Circular Letter from the Grand Lodge of Florida to Other Lodges

Date
1844-05-15
Description
Grand Lodge of the Territory of Florida, May 15th, A L. 5[1]844 ... To the W. Master, Wardens, and brethren of Lodge, No. ___ ... to prepare and address a letter to the brethren under its Jurisdiction; to be published with its proceeding for the purpose of arousing the fraternity from the state of inaction and torpor, in which Masonry seems to be spell bound in Florida. ... [signed] John B. Taylor, P.D.G.M; Thos. Hayward, Gr.Lec.; Thos. Brown, Gr. Secretary.''
Collection
Memorial of the Union Bank of Florida requesting an amendment of the bank's charter, 1844

Memorial of the Union Bank of Florida requesting an amendment of the bank's charter, 1844

Date
1844
Description
Memorial by a committee appointed by the directors of the Union bank of Florida explaining their opposition to an act suspending the bank's operations. The memorial includes a request that the Legislative Council reverse their decision to close the bank, and instead adopt an amendment to its charter that would correct the most egregious problems with its policies.
Collection
Rules of the Legislative Council of the Territory of Florida

Rules of the Legislative Council of the Territory of Florida

Date
1822 (circa)
Description
A list of 38 rules of order that the Legislative Council agreed upon in conducting the affairs of The Territory of Florida.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_br0017Circular Letter from the Grand Lodge of Florida to Other LodgestextFreemasonry--Lodges/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0017.jpg
flc_br0087Memorial of the Union Bank of Florida requesting an amendment of the bank's charter, 1844textBanks and banking/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0087.jpg
flc_br0117Rules of the Legislative Council of the Territory of FloridatextLegislative councils/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0117.jpg