Governor Farris Bryant checking emergency radio - Tallahassee, Florida

Governor Farris Bryant checking emergency radio - Tallahassee, Florida

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/129002
(please include photographer's name when noted).

Title

  • Governor Farris Bryant checking emergency radio - Tallahassee, Florida

Image Number

  • GV052052

Year

  • 1962

Date Note

  • Photographed on October 25, 1962.

Series Title

General Note

  • He was Governor from January 3, 1961 until January 5, 1965.
  • Accompanying note: "Governor Farris Bryant, prime mover in Civil Defense preparations, checks out the two-way emergency radio installed in a fallout shelter in basement of his official residence. Bryant is talking to the state's civil defense network which includes direct contact with the State Highway Patrol, the Road Department and other state agencies. Shelter is designed to become the seat of the state's government in the event of a nuclear attack. This picture was made just prior to the Cuban crisis."

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 10 x 8 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Subject Corporate

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: G00840.

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