66 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Washington (D.C.)"
Message from the President of the United States, Communicating the Correspondence Which Has Lately Taken Place Between the Secretary of State and General Vives, the Spanish Minister, in Relation to the Treaty for the Cession of the Floridas, 1820

Message from the President of the United States, Communicating the Correspondence Which Has Lately Taken Place Between the Secretary of State and General Vives, the Spanish Minister, in Relation to the Treaty for the Cession of the Floridas, 1820

Date
1820-05-09
Description
A collection of correspondence between United States and Spanish officials regarding the Adams-OnĂ­s Treaty, which had been signed February 22, 1819. The papers, which date from 1819-1820, pertain to the ratification of the treaty by Spain.
Collection
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom Pledge Card, 1963

March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom Pledge Card, 1963

Date
1963
Description
Mail-in participation pledge for the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom on August 28, 1963.
Collection
License plate contest entry

License plate contest entry

Date
1985
Description
Simplistic license plate design submitted by design consultant Jack Frost of Washington, D.C.
Collection
Letter to Governor Bob Graham and U.S. Senator Russell Long in reaction to 1980 Miami Riots

Letter to Governor Bob Graham and U.S. Senator Russell Long in reaction to 1980 Miami Riots

Date
1980-05-20
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham and U.S. Senator Russell Long from Louisiana man E. AL Robinson criticizing the Florida National Guard for not taking forceful enough action during Miami Riots. Robinson digresses into an racist, anti-semitic rant calling the riots part of "Negro Savage War."
Collection
Letter from Wilson Conner to United States Secretary of State James Monroe, 1814

Letter from Wilson Conner to United States Secretary of State James Monroe, 1814

Date
1814-03-15
Description
Letter from East Florida Minister Plenipotentiary Wilson Conner to U.S. Secretary of State James Monroe explaining his delay in carrying out his mission to Washington. Conner was selected to deliver the Republic of East Florida's offer to cede its territory to the United States and assist the U.S. military. The letter states that Conner passed along his official documents to Monroe from Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina, where he would wait for Monroe's response.
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Letter from Walter Buckingham to Patriotic Pilgrimage Participants, 1933

Letter from Walter Buckingham to Patriotic Pilgrimage Participants, 1933

Date
1933-07-20
Description
Letter from Walter S. Buckingham, Florida resident secretary to Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen, to Patriotic Pilgrimage participants with an update from Owen regarding her new post as U.S. Ambassador to Denmark and an essay written by pilgrimage participant Frances E. Pearson of Sanford, Florida.
Collection
Letter from Walter Buckingham to Florida High School Principals, 1932

Letter from Walter Buckingham to Florida High School Principals, 1932

Date
1932-02-20
Description
Letter from Walter S. Buckingham, Florida resident secretary to Congresswoman Ruth Bryan Owen, to Florida's high school principals describing Owen's Patriotic Pilgrimage to Washington and inviting senior high school students to participate. The back to the letter includes a note Buckingham wrote to Owen telling her this was the letter he would send to principals.
Collection
Letter from W. R. Lambert to Members of the Florida Anti-Saloon League, 1908

Letter from W. R. Lambert to Members of the Florida Anti-Saloon League, 1908

Date
1908-02-08
Description
Letter from W. R. Lambert, superintendent of the Florida Anti-Saloon League, to members of the league requesting they write to representatives and senators from Florida and ask them to support the Littlefield Interstate Commerce Bill.
Collection
Letter from Vicky MacDonald to President Richard Nixon, 1969

Letter from Vicky MacDonald to President Richard Nixon, 1969

Date
1969-05-31
Description
A letter from Vicky A. MacDonald inviting President Richard Nixon to the Apollo 11 launch at Cape Kennedy (known as Cape Canaveral today). The spaceflight was to take astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins on the first manned Moon landing.
Collection
Letter from the Secretary of War, Transmitting the Information Required by a Resolution of the House of Representatives of the 5th Ultimo, in Relation to the Instructions Given to the Commissioners for Negotiating with the Florida Indians, &c. &c., 1826

Letter from the Secretary of War, Transmitting the Information Required by a Resolution of the House of Representatives of the 5th Ultimo, in Relation to the Instructions Given to the Commissioners for Negotiating with the Florida Indians, &c. &c., 1826

Date
1826-02-06
Description
A collection of correspondence between government officials in Florida and Washington, D.C. regarding the settlement of Native Americans in the territory of Florida and other matters, including the Treaty of Moultrie Creek (1823). The correspondence dates from April 7, 1823 to December 26, 1825.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_973.54-u58-1820-no131Message from the President of the United States, Communicating the Correspondence Which Has Lately Taken Place Between the Secretary of State and General Vives, the Spanish Minister, in Relation to the Treaty for the Cession of the Floridas, 1820textUnited States -- Foreign relations -- Spain
Spain. Treaties, etc. United States, 1819 Feb. 22
Spain -- Foreign relations -- United States
Diplomatic relations
Florida -- History -- Cession to the United States, 1819
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n2015-1_b001_f10_04March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom Pledge Card, 1963textMarch on Washington for Jobs and Freedom
African Americans--Civil rights--Philosophy
Civil rights demonstrations
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s1046_b005_f01_03License plate contest entryimageAutomobile license plates
Graphic artists
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s850_b013_f07_01Letter to Governor Bob Graham and U.S. Senator Russell Long in reaction to 1980 Miami Riotstext1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
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n2013-6_b001_x08Letter from Wilson Conner to United States Secretary of State James Monroe, 1814textPatriotism
Loyalty
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n2004-1_b001_f08_06Letter from Walter Buckingham to Patriotic Pilgrimage Participants, 1933textWomen ambassadors--United States
High school students
Education, Secondary
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n2004-1_b001_f08_04Letter from Walter Buckingham to Florida High School Principals, 1932textWomen legislators--United States
High school students
Education, Secondary
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s664_b015_f07_x08Letter from W. R. Lambert to Members of the Florida Anti-Saloon League, 1908textProhibition -- Florida
Liquor laws
Alcohol -- Law and legislation
Voting
Temperance
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s923_b016_f14_01Letter from Vicky MacDonald to President Richard Nixon, 1969textSpace programs--United States
Space flight to the moon
Manned space flight
Astronauts
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flc_970.1-u58t-1826-no74Letter from the Secretary of War, Transmitting the Information Required by a Resolution of the House of Representatives of the 5th Ultimo, in Relation to the Instructions Given to the Commissioners for Negotiating with the Florida Indians, &c. &c., 1826textSeminole Indians
Native Americans
Indians of North America -- Florida
Seminole Indians -- Treaties
Cherokee Indians
Choctaw Indians
Creek Indians
Mikasuki Indians
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