62 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Washington (D.C.)"
Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Judge Halsted Ritter, 1933

Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Judge Halsted Ritter, 1933

Date
1933-02-02
Description
Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Judge Halsted Ritter thanking him for sending a letter to Chairman John Evans of the House Committee on Public Lands and discussing how to secure support from that committee for the Everglades Park bill.
Collection
Letter from Devereux Butcher to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1948

Letter from Devereux Butcher to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1948

Date
1948-02-18
Description
Letter from Devereux Butcher, executive secretary of the National Parks Association, to Florida Governor Millard Caldwell describing his visit to Everglades National Park. Butcher suggests a big cypress as a main attraction for tourists who visit the park and describes a forest with royal palms and cypress trees owned by Lee Cypress Company that could be set aside for the park.
Collection
Letter from Dr. Florence Lovell Roane to Daniel M. Williams, 1946

Letter from Dr. Florence Lovell Roane to Daniel M. Williams, 1946

Date
1946
Description
A letter from Bethune-Cookman College Professor Dr. Florence Lovell Roane to author Daniel M. Williams describing the experience of her son Lovell, who was accepted to the DeVeaux School in Niagara Falls, New York. When Lovell arrived, he was denied admittance due to his race, so he came back to Florida to attend Fessenden Academy in Martin, Florida.
Collection
Letter from Ernest Coe to Fellow Workers, 1934

Letter from Ernest Coe to Fellow Workers, 1934

Date
1934-06-04
Description
Letter from Ernest Coe to those who have worked to create Everglades National Park emphasizing all the work left to be done before the park could open to the public. Coe notes the importance of strong leadership for the success of the park and states that the Everglades National Park Association will be responsible for most of the work.
Collection
Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, June 4, 1934

Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, June 4, 1934

Date
1934-06-04
Description
Letter from Ernest Coe to Florida Governor David Sholtz congratulating the governor on the authorization to create Everglades National Park.
Collection
Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, March 7, 1936

Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, March 7, 1936

Date
1936-03-07
Description
Letter from Ernest Coe, former executive chairman of the Everglades National Park Association, to Florida Governor David Sholtz regarding land title records for Everglades National Park and appointing personnel to do abstract of title work, which give the history of a piece of land. Coe also expresses that politics need to stay out of Everglades National Park so they don't lose the respect of Florida voters.
Collection
Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, October 20, 1933

Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, October 20, 1933

Date
1933-10-20
Description
Letter from Ernest Coe, executive chairman of the Everglades National Park Association, to Florida Governor David Sholtz requesting a statement regarding the Everglades to enclose with letters and stating that he received permission from President Franklin D. Roosevelt to continue using a quote on a promotional postcard about the Everglades. The promotional postcard is included.
Collection
Letter from Lorne W. Barclay to Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Letter from Lorne W. Barclay to Governor David Sholtz, 1933

Date
1933-01-19
Description
Letter from Lorne W. Barclay, director of the National Parks Association, to Florida Governor David Sholtz describing his contributions to getting the Everglades Park bill passed in Congress and why some representatives oppose the bill.
Collection
Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Josie W. Roberts and Estelle Harrison, 1946

Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Josie W. Roberts and Estelle Harrison, 1946

Date
1946-09-27
Description
A letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Josie W. Roberts and Estelle Harrison about the goings on at Bethune-Cookman College, its growth and its staff.
Collection
Letter from May Mann Jennings to Governor David Sholtz, 1934

Letter from May Mann Jennings to Governor David Sholtz, 1934

Date
1934-11-12
Description
Letter from May Mann Jennings, chairman of Royal Palm State Park Committee, to Florida Governor David Sholtz with recommendations for who should be appointed as honorary members of the Everglades National Park Association. The back of the letter includes a list of members of the Royal Palm State Park Committee.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s278_b040_f05_x03Letter from Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen to Judge Halsted Ritter, 1933textWomen legislators--United States
Parks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Legislation
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s576_b026_f03_x01Letter from Devereux Butcher to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1948textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
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m95-2_b001_f02_x05Letter from Dr. Florence Lovell Roane to Daniel M. Williams, 1946textAfrican American schools--Florida
Discrimination in education
African Americans--Civil rights
African American children--Education
Race relations
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s278_b040_f06_x04Letter from Ernest Coe to Fellow Workers, 1934textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
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s278_b040_f06_x03Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, June 4, 1934textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Legislation
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s278_b041_f04_x02Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, March 7, 1936textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
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s278_b040_f01_x01Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, October 20, 1933textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Place marketing -- Florida -- Everglades
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s278_b040_f05_x04Letter from Lorne W. Barclay to Governor David Sholtz, 1933textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Legislation
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m95-2_b001_f02_x02Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Josie W. Roberts and Estelle Harrison, 1946textAfrican American schools--Florida
African American children--Education
African American women--Education
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s278_b042_f02_x01Letter from May Mann Jennings to Governor David Sholtz, 1934textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
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