Governor Sidney J. Catts

Sidney J. Catts, a Baptist minister from DeFuniak Springs, campaigned for governor in 1916 on the Prohibition Party ticket. He became Florida's 22nd governor and served from January 2, 1917 to January 4, 1921.

Campaign Flier for Sidney J. Catts, 1916

Campaign flier for Sidney J. Catts, 1916

Florida Memory

Key Secondary Sources

  • Flynt, J. Wayne. Cracker Messiah, Governor Sidney J. Catts of Florida. Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 1977.
  • Horgan, James J. Pioneer College: The Centennial History of Saint Leo College, Saint Leo Abbey, and Holy Name Priory. Saint Leo, FL: Saint Leo College Press, 1989.