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Keywords: "Virgil Hawkins" (All words)
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Captain Jeff Evans' Company G Muster Roll, Madison County, 1870

Captain Jeff Evans' Company G Muster Roll, Madison County, 1870

Date
1870-09-15
Description
Muster roll for Captain Jeff Evans' Company G from Madison County dated 1870. The muster roll references 86 names.
Collection
John Boardman: A Civil Rights Activist

John Boardman: A Civil Rights Activist

Date
2017-02-28
Collection
Letter from John J. Blair to Judge Leo Luke Fabisinski Regarding Virgil Hawkins Case, June 12, 1956

Letter from John J. Blair to Judge Leo Luke Fabisinski Regarding Virgil Hawkins Case, June 12, 1956

Date
1956-06-12
Description
Letter from John J. Blair, a member of Governor LeRoy Collins' Advisory Committee on Race Relations, to Judge Leo Luke Fabisinski, another member of the committee. The letter provides a timeline of events in the case of Virgil Hawkins, an African American man seeking admission to the law school at the University of Florida, dating from Hawkins' original petition to the Supreme Court of Florida in 1949 through the hearing in 1956 in which the State Board of Control reported on how integration would affect Florida's institutions of higher learning.
Collection
Portrait of Virgil Darnell Hawkins

Portrait of Virgil Darnell Hawkins

Date
1900 (circa)
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s1146_b002_f18_01Captain Jeff Evans' Company G Muster Roll, Madison County, 1870textMilitia
Military service, Voluntary
Florida. State Troops
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John Boardman: A Civil Rights ActivistJohn Boardman: A Civil Rights Activist/fmp/learn/floridiana/thumbnails/13476.jpg
s776_b033_f03_x05Letter from John J. Blair to Judge Leo Luke Fabisinski Regarding Virgil Hawkins Case, June 12, 1956textSegregation
Segregation in education
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RC13783Portrait of Virgil Darnell HawkinsAfrican American civil rights workers--Florida--Daytona Beach
African Americans--Civil rights
African American lawyers--Florida--Daytona Beach
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PR20629Virgil Hawkins speaks with supporters during recess - Tallahassee, Florida Civil rights workers
Social reformers
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