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Correspondence Between E.J. Wyckoff and Governor Farris Bryant Regarding Cuban Refugees, 1961

Correspondence Between E.J. Wyckoff and Governor Farris Bryant Regarding Cuban Refugees, 1961

Date
1961-01
Description
This correspondence begins with a letter from Fort Lauderdale real estate broker E.J. Wyckoff to Governor Farris Braynt recommending that Opa-Locka Air Force Base be used as space for housing Cuban refugees. Bryant's reply indicates that Opa-Locka is under federal control and that Wyckoff should direct his suggestion to federal authorities.
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Correspondence Regarding Having Walt Disney Serve as the "Fall Guy" for the Saints and Sinners Club of Miami Beach, 1966

Correspondence Regarding Having Walt Disney Serve as the "Fall Guy" for the Saints and Sinners Club of Miami Beach, 1966

Date
1966
Description
Letter from Governor Haydon Burns' administrative assistant Joe Chapman to Paul Helliwell, Walt Disney's Florida attorney, asking whether it would be prudent to forward an invitation from the Saints and Sinners Club of Miami Beach to Walt Disney, asking Disney to appear at one of their functions. A responde from Helliwell is included, as is another letter from Chapman to Adrian Thal of the Saints and Sinners organization conveying final thoughts on the request.
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Draft Statement by Governor Farris Bryant Regarding the Cuban Refugee Crisis, 1961

Draft Statement by Governor Farris Bryant Regarding the Cuban Refugee Crisis, 1961

Date
1961 (circa)
Description
Draft of a statement to be delivered by Governor Farris Bryant regarding the Cuban refugee situation in Florida. The statement begins with a brief history of Cuba's relations with the United States and the state and federal government response to the refugee crisis. Bryant then turns to ideas for how this situation could be turned to positive ends. Also attached are notes concerning the effects of the refugee crisis on law enforcement in Miami-Dade County.
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Florida State Plan for Assistance to Cuban Refugees, ca. 1961

Florida State Plan for Assistance to Cuban Refugees, ca. 1961

Date
1961 (circa)
Description
Draft of Florida's plan for offering public services to assist Cuban refugees entering the state in the wake of the Cuban Revolution. Enclosed are copies of forms to be used in assessing individual cases and authorizing food and medical relief.
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Fragment of a Report Regarding Public Services for Cuban Refugees in Dade County, ca. 1961

Fragment of a Report Regarding Public Services for Cuban Refugees in Dade County, ca. 1961

Date
1961 (circa)
Description
Fragment of a report describing services offered to Cuban refugees in the Miami area and their costs.
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Program, National Conference on Resettlement for Cuban Refugees, January 29-31, 1961

Program, National Conference on Resettlement for Cuban Refugees, January 29-31, 1961

Date
1961-01
Description
Printed program for a conference discussing the problems of resettling Cuban refugees following the Cuban Revolution. The conference was held in Miami at the Dade County Auditorium and the DuPont Plaza Hotel.
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Report to the President of the United States on the Cuban Refugee Problem, January 18, 1961

Report to the President of the United States on the Cuban Refugee Problem, January 18, 1961

Date
1961-01-18
Description
Report to President John F. Kennedy by Tracy S. Voorhees, Kennedy's personal representative in government operations relating to the Cuban refugee situation following the Cuban Revolution. The report describes the operations of the Cuban Refugee Emergency Center in Miami, efforts of local charitable organizations to help, the challenges posed by the refugee situation, and recommendations for further government action.
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Text of a Letter from President John F. Kennedy to Abraham Ribicoff, January 1961

Text of a Letter from President John F. Kennedy to Abraham Ribicoff, January 1961

Date
1961
Description
Text of a letter by President John F. Kennedy to Abraham Ribicoff, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, directing him to be the President's personal representative in matters pertaining to the federal government's response to the Cuban refugee crisis.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s756_b044_f08_26Correspondence Between E.J. Wyckoff and Governor Farris Bryant Regarding Cuban Refugees, 1961textRefugees
Cuban Americans
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
Refugees--Housing
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s131_b018_f02_22Correspondence Regarding Having Walt Disney Serve as the "Fall Guy" for the Saints and Sinners Club of Miami Beach, 1966textSocieties
Public welfare
Charities
Charities--Planning
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s756_b044_f08_02Draft Statement by Governor Farris Bryant Regarding the Cuban Refugee Crisis, 1961textRefugees
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
Cuban Americans
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s756_b044_f08_30Florida State Plan for Assistance to Cuban Refugees, ca. 1961textRefugees
Cuban Americans
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
/fmp/governor-records/thumbnails/s756_b044_f08_30.jpg
s756_b044_f08_32Fragment of a Report Regarding Public Services for Cuban Refugees in Dade County, ca. 1961textRefugees
Cuban Americans
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
Refugees--Education
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s756_b044_f08_05Program, National Conference on Resettlement for Cuban Refugees, January 29-31, 1961textRefugees
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
Cuban Americans
/fmp/governor-records/thumbnails/s756_b044_f08_05.jpg
s756_b044_f08_01Report to the President of the United States on the Cuban Refugee Problem, January 18, 1961textRefugees
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
Cuban Americans
/fmp/governor-records/thumbnails/s756_b044_f08_01.jpg
s756_b044_f08_19Text of a Letter from President John F. Kennedy to Abraham Ribicoff, January 1961textRefugees
Refugees--Employment
Cuban Americans
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
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