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State Archives of Florida
Portrait of Robert Butler - Tallahassee, Florida.
Shelf number: 17232.
"Taken shortly before death in 1860."
Military aide to Andrew Jackson. Surveyor General for the territory of Florida. Did the survey of Tallahassee. Organized 1st fraternal organization in Tallahassee, Jackson Lodge #23, Masonic Lodge. Had a plantation on s.w. shore of Lake Jackson where "Feast of Roses" annual celebration was held - named for Mrs. Butler's rose garden.
Subject - Person
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Portrait of Robert Butler - Tallahassee, Florida. 1860 (circa). State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/24844>, accessed 4 July 2022.
Portrait of Robert Butler - Tallahassee, Florida. 1860 (circa). State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/24844>