62 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Geographic Term contains "Washington (D.C.)"
Poster Announcing Ruth Bryan Owen's Third Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1932

Poster Announcing Ruth Bryan Owen's Third Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1932

Date
1932
Description
Poster announcing Ruth Bryan Owen's 1932 Patriotic Pilgrimage to Washington, D.C. The poster includes statements of praise from United States President Herbert Hoover and Florida Governor Doyle Carlton. There is also information about how students are chosen for the trip.
Collection
Poster Announcing Ruth Bryan Owen's Second Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931

Poster Announcing Ruth Bryan Owen's Second Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931

Date
1931
Description
Poster announcing Ruth Bryan Owen 1931 Patriotic Pilgrimage to Washington, D.C. The poster includes statements of praise from students who attended the 1930 pilgrimage, United States President Herbert Hoover and Florida Governor Doyle Carlton. There is also information about how students are chosen for the trip.
Collection
Port of Jacksonville, 1930

Port of Jacksonville, 1930

Date
1905-04-13
Description
A booklet issued by the Jacksonville Port Bureau and the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce describing the facilities and amenities available to potential businesses. Includes sections about the Port of Jacksonville; the commerce and harbor of Jacksonville; weather in the city; port administration; port customs and regulations; port facilities; port services and charges; information about loading and discharging vessels; fuel and supplies; steamship agents and brokers; and the railroads at the port.
Collection
North or South Sea Level Route Between Washington and Florida, ca. 1932

North or South Sea Level Route Between Washington and Florida, ca. 1932

Date
1932 (circa)
Description
Strip maps giving directions to motorists who are traveling north or south along the Sea Level Route that went between Washington, D.C. and Jacksonville, Florida.
Collection
News Release Including Florida's Response to Martin Luther King Jr.'s Assassination, 1968

News Release Including Florida's Response to Martin Luther King Jr.'s Assassination, 1968

Date
1968-04-09
Description
News release describing how Floridians and other Americans responded to the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. and information about King's funeral and who was attending. There is also other Florida news about Governor Claude Kirk being sued by J. A. Maloney; Floridians fighting in the Vietnam War; a car accident along the Tamiami Trail; an arrest at the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami; the murder of William Guffey of St. Louis; and Boca Raton police sergeant Robert Lynch being charged with embezzling money.
Collection
"New Plans for the Uplift of a Race" by James E. Shepard, ca. 1908

"New Plans for the Uplift of a Race" by James E. Shepard, ca. 1908

Date
1908 (circa)
Description
Booklet written by James E. Shepard describing the need to establish a Bible school for African American students, a plan to establish the school, proposed locations of the school in South Carolina or North Carolina, and the buildings needed for the school. Includes letters of recommendation from different public figures, including Charles W. Fairbanks, vice president of the United States, and John C. Kilgo, president of Trinity College in Durham, North Carolina. Also includes a letter from Shepard to Florida Governor Napoleon Bonaparte Broward requesting the governor read the booklet.
Collection
National Council of Negro Women Brochure, 1946

National Council of Negro Women Brochure, 1946

Date
1946
Description
This brochure describes the mission and history of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW). There are photographs of some of the members of the NCNW, a list of affiliated organizations and a list of the metropolitan councils of the NCNW by region.
Collection
N.A.A.C.P. Mass Meeting for "Freedom Now" Flier, June 5, 1960

N.A.A.C.P. Mass Meeting for "Freedom Now" Flier, June 5, 1960

Date
1960-06-05
Description
A flier for an NAACP meeting with speakers Ezell Blair Jr., Patricia Stephens and Bernard Lee. The topic was "Freedom Now" and each speaker was actively participating in the civil rights movement at the time. Tallahassee civil rights activist Patricia Stephens was to speak about her experience serving 49 days in jail. She and seven other students were jailed for holding a sit-in at Woolworth's lunch counter in Tallahassee.
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Minutes from a Tallahassee Action Group, ca. 1960

Minutes from a Tallahassee Action Group, ca. 1960

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Minutes from a Tallahassee action group discussing what happened in December, including the resignation of George Brown as chairman of the group. Reverend J. S. Johnson automatically assumed chairmanship.
Collection
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.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
n2004-1_b002_f09_x02Poster Announcing Ruth Bryan Owen's Third Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1932textWomen legislators--United States
High school students
Education, Secondary
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n2004-1_b002_f09_x01Poster Announcing Ruth Bryan Owen's Second Patriotic Pilgrimage, 1931textWomen legislators--United States
High school students
Education, Secondary
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flc_387.1-j147_01Port of Jacksonville, 1930textPorts--Jacksonville (Fla.)
Docks--Florida--Jacksonville
Harbors--Florida--Jacksonville
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sle_transportation_08North or South Sea Level Route Between Washington and Florida, ca. 1932textTravel
Automobile travel
Automobile driving
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s923_b085_f02_01News Release Including Florida's Response to Martin Luther King Jr.'s Assassination, 1968textVietnam War, 1961-1975
Florida--Race relations
Civil rights movements
Riots--Florida--Tallahassee
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s664_b015_f06_01"New Plans for the Uplift of a Race" by James E. Shepard, ca. 1908textAfrican Americans -- Education -- Florida
African Americans -- Study and teaching
Christian education
African Americans -- Religion
Chautauquas
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m95-2_b001_f06_01National Council of Negro Women Brochure, 1946textAfrican American women
National Council of Negro Women -- History
African American women -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century
African American women -- Social conditions
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n2015-1_b003_f22_16N.A.A.C.P. Mass Meeting for "Freedom Now" Flier, June 5, 1960textSpeeches, addresses, etc.
Civil rights movements
Civil rights--Social Aspects
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n2015-1_b001_f09_69Minutes from a Tallahassee Action Group, ca. 1960textCivil disobedience
Civil rights--Economic aspects
Meetings
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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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