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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Washington County "
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Correspondence Between Charles L. Collins and Mr. Simmons, 1908

Correspondence Between Charles L. Collins and Mr. Simmons, 1908

Date
1908-10
Description
Letter from Charles L. Collins, state superintendent of the Florida Anti-Saloon League, to Mr. Simmons, private secretary to Florida Governor Napoleon Broward, requesting the names of prominent citizens in Chipley who could support the league. Mr. Simmons replies with the list of names.
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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.
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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.
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Notice from State Livestock Sanitary Board regarding Cattle Quarantine - August 12, 1919

Notice from State Livestock Sanitary Board regarding Cattle Quarantine - August 12, 1919

Date
1919-08-12
Description
Notice by the State Livestock Sanitary Board that the state quarantine on cattle from Brevard, Osceola, Washington, and parts of St. Lucie counties was revoked, pending the start of systematic tick eradication work.
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Notice! Hookworm Treatment Poster

Notice! Hookworm Treatment Poster

Date
1912 (circa)
Description
Poster notifying public of temporary dispensaries and field hospitals for the education on and treatment of hookworm and other such diseases.
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Proclamation Ordering a Special Election to Decide Whether Portions of West Florida Should Be Annexed by Alabama, 1869

Proclamation Ordering a Special Election to Decide Whether Portions of West Florida Should Be Annexed by Alabama, 1869

Date
1869-06-25
Description
Proclamation by Florida Governor Harrison Reed ordering a special election to be held in the counties of Escambia, Santa Rosa, Walton, Holmes, Washington, Jackson, Calhoun, and Franklin to decide whether certain portions of West Florida (the Panhandle) should be annexed by Alabama.
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Record of Permits to Cut Timber on State Lands, 1879-1885

Record of Permits to Cut Timber on State Lands, 1879-1885

Date
1879 (circa)
Description
Ledger containing a record of permits issued to private individuals to cut timber on state lands in Florida. For each numbered permit, the ledger lists the name of the permit holder, his county of residence, the kind of timber to be cut, where it could be cut from, and where it was to be delivered after cutting. This ledger documents an important source of income for Floridians in the late 19th century. Many of the permit holders were farmers who cut timber for additional cash.
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Telegram from Walter White to Governor Sholtz on imminent lynching of Claude Neal, 1934

Telegram from Walter White to Governor Sholtz on imminent lynching of Claude Neal, 1934

Date
1934-10-26
Description
Letter from NAACP Secretary Walter White to Governor David Sholtz informing him of imminent lynching of Claude Neal in Greenwood, 1934
Collection
Territorial Census Returns, 1838 and 1840; Election Returns, 1838-1845

Territorial Census Returns, 1838 and 1840; Election Returns, 1838-1845

Date
1845
Description
This document includes the territorial census for 1838 and 1840. There are also election returns for the election of members of the convention and council, October 1838; elections for delegates in 1839, 1841 and 1843; elections for members of council, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842, 1843 and 1844; and numbers of votes in each county, according to the estimate of the members of the present legislature, 1845.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s664_b015_f07_x11Correspondence Between Charles L. Collins and Mr. Simmons, 1908TextProhibition -- Florida
Liquor laws
Alcohol -- Law and legislation
Temperance
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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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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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s2176_v001_x01Notice from State Livestock Sanitary Board regarding Cattle Quarantine - August 12, 1919TextLivestock--Diseases
Quarantine
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s908_b001_f05_02Notice! Hookworm Treatment PosterText/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s908_b001_f05_02.jpg
s577_b004_f04_03Proclamation Ordering a Special Election to Decide Whether Portions of West Florida Should Be Annexed by Alabama, 1869TextReferendum
Local elections
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s1814_v001_01Record of Permits to Cut Timber on State Lands, 1879-1885TextLumber trade
Licenses
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S278_b073_f07_02Telegram from Walter White to Governor Sholtz on imminent lynching of Claude Neal, 1934TextLynching
Florida. Office of the Governor
African Americans--Civil rights
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s2153_b001_f05_01Territorial Census Returns, 1838 and 1840; Election Returns, 1838-1845TextElections/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s2153_b001_f05_01.jpg