James McCoy viewing Christmas tree at Tookes Hotel at 412 W. Virginia St. in Tallahassee.

James McCoy viewing Christmas tree at Tookes Hotel at 412 W. Virginia St. in Tallahassee.


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  • RM0023

Year

  • ca 1956

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General Note

  • The Tookes Hotel was established in 1948 by James and Dorothy Tookes as lodging for African-American travelers visiting segregated Tallahassee. The hotel was located in Frenchtown and remained in operation until the 1980s.

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    Biography Note

  • James was the grandson of Dorothy Ethel Nash Tookes.

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  • 1 digital image - b&w

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James McCoy viewing Christmas tree at Tookes Hotel at 412 W. Virginia St. in Tallahassee.
James McCoy viewing Christmas tree at Tookes Hotel at 412 W. Virginia St. in Tallahassee.

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Chicago Manual of Style

James McCoy viewing Christmas tree at Tookes Hotel at 412 W. Virginia St. in Tallahassee. ca 1956. Black & white digital image, . State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/319326>, accessed 24 June 2019.

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James McCoy viewing Christmas tree at Tookes Hotel at 412 W. Virginia St. in Tallahassee. ca 1956. Black & white digital image. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 24 Jun. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/319326>.

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(State Archives of Florida)