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Keywords: "Okaloosa County" (All words), Collection ID is exactly "40"
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Crestviews newsletter - June 1, 1942

Crestviews newsletter - June 1, 1942

Date
1942-06-01
Description
June 1, 1942 edition of a newsletter titled "Crestviews," published by members of the Civilian Public Service Program residing at Camp Crestview in Okaloosa County, Florida. The Civilian Public Service program provided conscientious objectors with an alternative to military service during World War II. This edition of "Crestviews" includes a history of Camp Crestview and an explanation of its work. Residents were engaged primarily in projects benefiting public health, including building sanitary privies, screening houses, and drilling wells. Many of the conscientious objectors at Camp Crestview belonged to religious groups traditionally opposed to war, including Quakers, Mennonites, and the Church of the Brethren.
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
Florida Voter ERA pamphlet

Florida Voter ERA pamphlet

Date
1977
Description
A July-August 1977 pamphlet explaining the purpose of the Equal Rights Amendment; a message from lobbyist Mary Anne Sherman; the state program 1977-1979; and highlights from the 1977 convention. Members listed include Fran Boudolf, Ruth Ann Bramson, Arnetta Brown, Roxanna Dear, Deannie Picciotti, Judy Blankenship, Polly Doughty, Jean Martin, Sherry Newman, and Elise Webb.
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
Hunting Dates, Hours, and Bag Limits, 1960-61

Hunting Dates, Hours, and Bag Limits, 1960-61

Date
1960
Description
Hunting dates, hours, and bag limits, species, open season, day's bag, season's bag, possession limit with special regulations marked in red.
Collection
Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970

Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970

Date
1970
Description
Series of newsletters published by Lawton Chiles' 1970 campaign for U.S. Senate during Chiles' walk across Florida. The reports describe the route Chiles took, as well as the people he met and the topics they discussed. Other politicians, representing local and state governments, joined Chiles at various points, including state senators Dempsey Barron and Wilbur Boyd, and State Superintendent of Instruction Thomas D. Bailey. Chiles walked all the way from Century in Escambia County to Key Largo, stopping in Tallahassee for the legislative session. Chiles was a state senator representing the Lakeland region at this time.
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Program of the Inauguration of Farris Bryant as Governor of the State of Florida, January 3, 1961

Program of the Inauguration of Farris Bryant as Governor of the State of Florida, January 3, 1961

Date
1961-01-03
Description
Program for the Inauguration of Farris Bryant as Governor of The State of Florida and the Members of the Cabinet. January 3, 1961
Collection
Program, Florida War Recreation Conference - Jacksonville, 1942

Program, Florida War Recreation Conference - Jacksonville, 1942

Date
1942-10-22
Description
Program for the Florida War Recreation Conference, held October 22-24, 1942 at the Hotel George Washington in Jacksonville, Florida. Delegates from the various local defense councils in Florida attended, as well as members of community organizations performing related work. Wartime recreation was considered a vital aspect of maintaining morale for soldiers and civilians during World War II; this conference featured discussion sessions in which experts and local groups shared tips and experiences relating to this work. Examples of organizations attending the conference include the Marion County Chamber of Commerce, the American Red Cross, the National Recreation Association, the Dade County Community Chest, and the Miami Service Men's Center. The program is particularly useful as a guide to "who's who" in wartime recreation programs around Florida during World War II.
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Resolution by the General Assembly of Alabama to Annex West Florida, 1868

Resolution by the General Assembly of Alabama to Annex West Florida, 1868

Date
1868-12-30
Description
Joint Resolution by the General Assembly of Alabama authorizing Governor William Hugh Smith to negotiate with the state government of Florida for the annexation of West Florida to Alabama - more specifically that part of Florida lying west of the Choctawhatchee River. This would include the territory in present-day Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa, and Walton counties. Commissioners from the two states did actually meet in 1869 to discuss the transfer, and a referendum was held to determine the interest of the people, but the transaction never took place. The document features a gold seal and certification from Alabama's Secretary of State, Charles A. Miller.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s419_b012_f12_01Crestviews newsletter - June 1, 1942textConscientious objectors
Civilian Public Service
Public health
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flc_br0082Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Wildlife Management AreastextHunting
Wildlife management areas
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s79_b01_f37_01Florida Voter ERA pamphlettextEqual rights amendments
Women's rights
Women -- Legal status, laws, etc
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m86-38_b001_f22_01Fuller Warren Inauguration ProgramtextInauguration
Governors -- Florida
Public officers
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s908_b001_f24_01"Help Beat the Axis with Prophylaxis" fliertext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s908_b001_f24_01.jpg
flc_br0158Hunting Dates, Hours, and Bag Limits, 1960-61textFish and game licenses
Hunting
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slc_1970-chiles_01Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970textPolitical campaigns
Elections
Statesmen--United States
Agriculture and state
School integration--Florida
Vietnam Conflict, 1961-1975
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m93-11_b002_f23_01Program of the Inauguration of Farris Bryant as Governor of the State of Florida, January 3, 1961text/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/m93-11_b002_f23_01.jpg
s419_b035_f02_x01Program, Florida War Recreation Conference - Jacksonville, 1942textRecreation--Planning
Civil defense
World war (1939-1945)
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s887_b014_f02_03Resolution by the General Assembly of Alabama to Annex West Florida, 1868textTerritorial expansion
Interstate agreements
Annexation
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