Musician Sir Charles Atkins and Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner at the Emancipation Day Celebration.

Musician Sir Charles Atkins and Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner at the Emancipation Day Celebration.


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  • DG01813

Year

  • 2015

Date Note

  • Photographed on May 20, 2015.

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General Note

  • Accompanying note: "The Knott House served as the Union Army's headquarters in 1865, after Brigadier General Edward McCook arrived in Tallahassee to accept the surrender of the Confederate forces in Florida. On May 20, 1865, McCook announced President Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation from the steps of this house. The anniversary of this announcement is typically celebrated as Emancipation Day in Florida. The Knott House Museum opened in 1992, and has often served as a venue for Emancipation Day celebrations."
  • Celebration, held at the Knott House Museum, was presented by the John G. Riley Museum and Museum of Florida History.

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    Biography Note

  • Sir Charles Atkins is a jazz musician who grew up in Daytona Beach and St. Augustine.

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  • 1 digital image - col.

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Musician Sir Charles Atkins and Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner at the Emancipation Day Celebration.
Musician Sir Charles Atkins and Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner at the Emancipation Day Celebration.

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Brockmann, Sara. Musician Sir Charles Atkins and Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner at the Emancipation Day Celebration. 2015. Color digital image, . State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/295026>, accessed 25 May 2019.

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Brockmann, Sara. Musician Sir Charles Atkins and Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner at the Emancipation Day Celebration. 2015. Color digital image. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 25 May. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/295026>.

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(State Archives of Florida/Brockmann)