Bomb scare at the capitol - Tallahassee, Florida.

Bomb scare at the capitol - Tallahassee, Florida.

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/20253
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Title

  • Bomb scare at the capitol - Tallahassee, Florida.

Image Number

  • PT01610

Year

  • 1986

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General Note

  • Senator Pat Thomas (right) is stopped by Florida Senate Executive Director, Howard Walton (left), as Thomas tried to return to the capitol building that was being evacuated because of a a bomb scare. Bomb threats were also reported at the Hilton Hotel and the Tallahassee Airport.
  • Born in 1933, Pat Thomas served as state senator from Quincy, Florida. A University of Florida grad and Korean War veteran, he served as chairman for the Florida Democratic Party from 1966-1970. He was elected to the Florida House in 1972, and the Florida Senate in 1974. He served as Senate president form 1993 to 1994. He died in 2000 from multiple myeloma.

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Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

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