21 items found
Keywords: "Lafayette County" (All words), Collection ID is exactly "40"
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Election reminder from the Tallahassee Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1960

Election reminder from the Tallahassee Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1960

Date
1960
Description
Flier from the Tallahassee Junior Chamber of Commerce reminding Tallahassee citizens that an election would be held February 23, 1960 to ratify the Urban Renewal Act. The flier lists the precinct sites at that time, which were located at the Florida Electric Company, Lafayette Park Community Center, voting machine warehouse in Meyers Park, and Seabrook Truck & Tractor Company on Gaines Street.
Collection
Florida and Havana: Queen and Crescent Route and Southern Railway, 1905

Florida and Havana: Queen and Crescent Route and Southern Railway, 1905

Date
1905
Description
A booklet describing what passengers would see as they traveled along the Queen and Crescent Route to Cuba and Nassau. The booklet includes detailed information about the American Civil War history of the stops along the route in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky and Georgia; hotels where passengers could stay; attractions passengers could see in these cities; and images of both the hotels and the attractions. The end of the booklet describes the automatic electric block signal system used along the route and has the timetables for trains and steamships.
Collection
Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Wildlife Management Areas

Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Wildlife Management Areas

Date
1960
Description
Informational chart of the 28 Wildlife Management Areas. Includes location, total acres open, principal game species. Also coded for multiple public use. Map pinpoints location of each Wildlife Management Area.
Collection
Fuller Warren Inauguration Program

Fuller Warren Inauguration Program

Date
1949-01-04
Description
A program for the inauguration of Fuller Warren.
Collection
"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" flier

"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" flier

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
Flier advising service men to use prophylactics to prevent venereal disease; includes a list of army medical stations that provide them.
Collection
Letter from Alice Colvin Wright to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, November 17, 1939

Letter from Alice Colvin Wright to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, November 17, 1939

Date
1939-11-17
Description
Alice Colvin Wright, president of the New York City Association of English Teachers, requests that the governor urge local school boards in Florida to let teachers attend the annual convention in New York over the Thanksgiving holiday break. Since Florida did not change the date of Thanksgiving to match the national calendar, New York and Florida had different official Thanksgiving holidays.
Collection
Letter of Resignation from D. W. Lister to Governor George F. Drew, 1880

Letter of Resignation from D. W. Lister to Governor George F. Drew, 1880

Date
1880
Description
Letter written by D. W. Lister to Governor George Franklin Drew, resigning his position as justice of the peace in Lafayette County. Governor Drew indicates his acceptance on the back of the letter with a signature and date. The letter itself is undated, but Drew accepted Lister's resignation on April 29, 1880.
Collection
List of Members of the State Advisory Committee on Negro Participation, ca. 1941

List of Members of the State Advisory Committee on Negro Participation, ca. 1941

Date
1941 (circa)
Description
A list of members on the State Defense Council's Advisory Committee on Negro Participation.
Collection
"My Recollections of the Confederate War" by Sylvanus M. Hankins, ca. 1900

"My Recollections of the Confederate War" by Sylvanus M. Hankins, ca. 1900

Date
1900 (circa)
Description
Sylvanus M. Hankins' recollections of his experiences as an enlisted Confederate soldier during the American Civil War in Florida. Hankins was a private in Company D of the 1st Florida Reserve Regiment for the Confederacy which was one of the units that fought at the Battle of Natural Bridge in March 1865. Hankins begins by discussing Florida's secession in 1861, when Hankins was 14 years old. He recalls how Floridians intially reacted to the threat of war; the raising of military units; the death of his cousin resulting from combat wounds and imprisonment; the imprisonment of women and children and the burning of their homes if their husbands, fathers or brothers were suspected of deserting; the shooting of deserters; the wartime treatment of African-Americans; Hankins' enlistment at age 16; escorting prisoners to Andersonville; the Battle of Natural Bridge; and other wartime events. The date of these recollections is unknown.
Collection
Official Programme, Florida State Fair: Tampa, Florida, November 15-30, 1905

Official Programme, Florida State Fair: Tampa, Florida, November 15-30, 1905

Date
1905-11-15
Description
Official programme for the Florida State Fair held from November 15-20, 1905 in Tampa, Florida.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_br0160Election reminder from the Tallahassee Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1960text/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0160.jpg
flc_917.5-q3_01Florida and Havana: Queen and Crescent Route and Southern Railway, 1905textRailroad trains
Railroad travel
Florida -- Description and travel
Florida -- Pictorial works
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/flc_917.5-q3_01.jpg
flc_br0082Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Wildlife Management AreastextHunting
Wildlife management areas
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0082.jpg
m86-38_b001_f22_01Fuller Warren Inauguration ProgramtextInauguration
Governors -- Florida
Public officers
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m86-38_b001_f22_01.jpg
s908_b001_f24_01"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" fliertext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s908_b001_f24_01.jpg
s368_b091_f05_x04Letter from Alice Colvin Wright to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, November 17, 1939textThanksgiving Day
Holidays
Celebrations
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s1326_b001_f09_x01Letter of Resignation from D. W. Lister to Governor George F. Drew, 1880 textResignation
Public officers
Justices of the peace
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s419_b033_f12_x01List of Members of the State Advisory Committee on Negro Participation, ca. 1941textCommittees
Civil defense
Emergency preparedness
Advisory boards
World War (1939-1945)
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s419_b033_f12_x01.jpg
s1725_b001_f01_01"My Recollections of the Confederate War" by Sylvanus M. Hankins, ca. 1900textAmerican Civil War--letters and diaries
American Civil War--United States--Collected correspondence
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives, Confederate.
Florida--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Natural Bridge (Fla.), Battle of, 1865
Civil war
Civil War, 1861-1865
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s1725_b001_f01_01.jpg
flc_606_o32_1905Official Programme, Florida State Fair: Tampa, Florida, November 15-30, 1905textFairs -- Florida -- Tampa
Agricultural exhibitions -- Florida -- Tampa
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