The United States Recognizes the Swastika Flag as the Official Flag of Germany, September 1935

246049
Date
1935-09-27
Collection
Significant Documents
Description
From January 30, 1933 to December 11, 1941, when Germany declared war on the United States, the U.S. government had diplomatic relations with Nazi Germany. Meeting in Nuremberg on September 15, 1935, the German government passed a law that made the swastika flag the national flag of Germany. This la...
Type
text

Letter Regarding the Great Miami Hurricane, 1926

297503
Date
1926-10-21
Collection
Significant Documents
Description
Florida, especially the Southeastern portion, experienced rapid growth in the early 20th century. The Florida Land Boom of the 1920s brought thousands of new residents, and ushered in a period of unrivaled construction. The prosperity initiated by the arrival of the Plant and Flagler railroads, and ...
Type
text

Rey and Jerry Wood Canoeing the Wakulla River

296312
Date
1940
Collection
Video
Description
This film shows a couple paddling what appears to be a homemade boat or canoe. According to the film’s intertitles, the couple is Rey and Jerry Wood, “two youthful adventurers paddling their way from California to New York City.” The film shows the pair paddling through the “scenic jungle”...
Video Details
6:20; color; silent; V-259; BA436

Wakulla Springs Promotional Comedy

296315
Date
1940
Collection
Video
Description
This film appears to show the making of a short promotional comedy for Wakulla Springs. The film begins with shots of a motion picture cameraman along with two young men in bathing suits on one of the Wakulla Springs swimming platforms with swimmers on the beach behind them. The cameraman switches l...
Video Details
2:14; color; silent; V-259; BA436a

Sardis Baptist Church

251823
Date
1879
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Sardis Baptist Church in Worthington, Union County, established in 1879. This Southern Baptist Convention church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by John Dicks.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Southern Baptist Convention
Type
text
City
Worthington

Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church

247368
Date
1867
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Lake City, Columbia County, established in 1867. This Baptist church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by T.W. Allen.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Baptist
Type
text
City
Lake City

Pine Grove Baptist Church

249488
Date
1871
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Pine Grove Baptist Church in Bronson, Levy County, established in 1871. This Baptist church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by John Dicks.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Baptist
Type
text
City
Bronson

First Baptist Church of Madison

249585
Date
1839
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for First Baptist Church of Madison in Madison, Madison County, established in 1839. This Southern Baptist Convention church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by J.L. White.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Southern Baptist Convention
Type
text
City
Madison

The Cathedral

251052
Date
1565
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for The Cathedral in St. Augustine, St. Johns County, established in 1565. This Roman Catholic church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by Monsignor P.J. McGill.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Roman Catholic
Type
text
City
St. Augustine

Bronson Methodist Church

249416
Date
1867
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Bronson Methodist Church in Bronson, Levy County, established in 1867. This Methodist church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by C.S. Hall.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Methodist
Type
text
City
Bronson

Stafford's Pond Baptist Church

249440
Date
1858
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Stafford'sPond Baptist Church in Montbrook, Levy County, established in 1858. This Southern Baptist Convention church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by Ray Y. Walden.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Southern Baptist Convention
Type
text
City
Montbrook

Pilgrims Rest Primitive Baptist Church

251974
Date
1878
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Pilgrims Rest Primitive Baptist Church in Ormond, Volusia County, established in 1878. This Southern Baptist Convention church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by C.N. Davis.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Southern Baptist Convention
Type
text
City
Ormond

Homestead Baptist Church

247483
Date
1909
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Homestead Baptist Church in Homestead, Dade County, established in 1909. This Baptist church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by J.E. Johnson.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Baptist
Type
text
City
Homestead

Bethlehem Church

248932
Date
1825
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Bethlehem Church in Campbellton, Jackson County, established in 1825. This Southern Baptist Convention church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by C.L. Rooks.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Southern Baptist Convention
Type
text
City
Campbellton

Missionary Baptist Church

246708
Date
1852
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Missionary Baptist Church in Micanopy, Alachua County, established in 1852. This Baptist church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by R.D. Bevis.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Baptist
Type
text
City
Micanopy

Rocky Hammock Methodist Episcopal Church

249492
Date
1867
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Rocky Hammock Methodist Episcopal Church in Chiefland, Levy County, established in 1867. This Methodist Episcopal church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by R.M. Ellzey.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Methodist Episcopal
Type
text
City
Chiefland

Flemington Baptist Church

249773
Date
1884
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Flemington Baptist Church in Flemington, Marion County, established in 1884. This Southern Baptist Convention church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by W.J. Cates.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Southern Baptist Convention
Type
text
City
Flemington

Citra Baptist Church

249761
Date
1880
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Citra Baptist Church in Citra, Marion County, established in 1880. This Southern Baptist Convention church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by M.G. Winters.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Southern Baptist Convention
Type
text
City
Citra

Church of God

249670
Date
1924
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Church of God in Bradenton, Manatee County, established in 1924. This Church of God church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by M.M. Akers.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Church of God
Type
text
City
Bradenton

List of churches in Alachua County owning property, 1939

251806
Date
1939
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
A list of churches owning property in Alachua County, along with the section and township in which that property was located as of March 29, 1939. Information was submitted by WPA worker Maud Williams.
Type
text

Mount Zion Baptist Church

251811
Date
1847
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Mount Zion Baptist Church in Lake Butler, Union County, established in 1847. This Primitive Baptist church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by J.R. Dukes.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Primitive Baptist
Type
text
City
Lake Butler

Assembly of God Church of Niceville

250115
Date
1931
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Assembly of God Church of Niceville in Niceville, Okaloosa County, established in 1931. This General Council of the Assemblies of God church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by Isaac Batternhead.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
General Council of the Assemblies of God
Type
text
City
Niceville

Church of the Good Shepherd

250758
Date
1889
Collection
WPA Church Records
Description
WPA Church Record for Church of the Good Shepherd in Dunedin, Pinellas County, established in 1889. This Presbyterian Church of the United States church served a mainly white congregation, and was pastored at the time of the survey by Mr. Noyes.
Race/Ethnicity
White
Denomination
Episcopal
Type
text
City
Dunedin

Historical Sketch of Sarasota County

321152
Date
1939-05
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Sarasota County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

History of Baker County

321077
Date
1939
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Baker County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Lee County Formation

321127
Date
1939
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Lee County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Dade County: Document from Confirmed Bundle H Claim 8

321091
Date
1938-12-07
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Copy of a claim to land on Cape Florida in Dade County, Florida, now Miami-Dade County, transcribed by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Historical Sketch of Flagler County

321102
Date
1938-08
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Flagler County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Historical Sketch of Clay County

321087
Date
1941-01
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Clay County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Baker County Commissioners Minutes

321078
Date
1938-11-17
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Meeting minutes from the Baker County, Florida County Commissioners transcribed by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

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