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Constitution of the State of Florida, 1868

Constitution of the State of Florida, 1868

Date
1868-02-25
Description
The Constitution of 1868 returning civilian control of the state following the American Civil War (1861-1865). It enfranchised black males and required each voter to take an oath of loyalty to the state of Florida and the United States government.
Collection
Directory of Elected and Appointed Officials in Escambia County, 1870-1969

Directory of Elected and Appointed Officials in Escambia County, 1870-1969

Date
Description
Index of public officials elected or appointed to serve in county-level roles in Escambia County, Florida between about 1870 and 1969.
Collection
Gibbs Cottage - Tallahassee, Florida.

Gibbs Cottage - Tallahassee, Florida.

Date
1900 (circa)
Collection
Journal of the proceedings of the Constitutional Convention of the State of Florida : begun and held at the Capitol, at Tallahassee, on Monday, January 20th, 1868

Journal of the proceedings of the Constitutional Convention of the State of Florida : begun and held at the Capitol, at Tallahassee, on Monday, January 20th, 1868

Date
1868
Description
Printed edition of the proceedings of Florida's 1868 constitutional convention.
Collection
Letter from "a Republican" to Secretary of State Jonathan C. Gibbs, November 17, 1869

Letter from "a Republican" to Secretary of State Jonathan C. Gibbs, November 17, 1869

Date
1869-11-17
Description
Letter from an anonymous Republican to Secretary of State Jonathan C. Gibbs, describing second-hand a case in which an African American man was sentenced to two years in state prison for theft of a cow even after he presented a bill of sale showing he had title to the animal. The writer links this case to a broader pattern of racial prejudice in the county and admonishes Gibbs to do something about it for the good of the Republican Party.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
N045453Commission appointing George C. Keen Justice of the PeaceJustices of the peace--Florida--Columbia County--Selection and appointment
Judges--Florida--Columbia County--Selection and appointment
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s1048_b001_01Constitution of the State of Florida, 1868TextConstitutional history -- Florida
Constitutional law -- Florida
Public law
Constitutions
Florida -- Politics and government
Florida -- Constitutional Convention -- (1868)
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Florida
Constitutional Convention (Tallahassee, Fla. : 1868)
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s1284_escambiaDirectory of Elected and Appointed Officials in Escambia County, 1870-1969TextPublic officers
Indexes
County government officials and employees
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N047056Gibbs Cottage - Tallahassee, Florida.College buildings--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee/fpc/general/n047056.gif
FFL1845Gibbs Cottage on the FAMU campus in Tallahassee, Florida.Architecture--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
College campuses--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
College buildings--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
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PR79387Governor Marcellus L. Stearns greeting Harriet Beecher Stowe on the steps of the Capitol.Politicians--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
Governors--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
Portraits, Group--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
Statesmen--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
Albumen prints
Public officers
Abolitionists
Social reformers
Women authors
Capitols
Reconstruction (US history, 1865-1877)
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RC22709Jesse J. McCrary Jr. with Governor Askew just prior to taking the oath of office - Tallahassee, Florida.Public officers
Cabinet officers--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
Secretaries of State (State governments)--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
State governments--Officials and employees
Press conferences
Governors--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
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fsd_f342.023s-c766_1868_01Journal of the proceedings of the Constitutional Convention of the State of Florida : begun and held at the Capitol, at Tallahassee, on Monday, January 20th, 1868TextConstitutional conventions--Florida
Constitutional history--Florida
Constitutional law--Florida
Florida--Politics and government
Constitutions
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N042052Letter - Live Oak, Fla., to Jonathan C. Gibbs, Tallahassee, Fla., 1869 Dec. 18Letters
Justices of the peace--Selection and appointment
American letters
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s1325_b004_f04_02Letter from "a Republican" to Secretary of State Jonathan C. Gibbs, November 17, 1869TextReconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
Racism
Judicial error
Prejudices
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