Oath of Joseph W. Applegate, Superintendent of Public Instruction - Clay County, 1874

333052
Date
1874-11-12
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Oath signed by Joseph W. Applegate of Green Cove Springs in Clay County, swearing to faithfully perform the duties of the office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (here called Superintendent of Schools) for Clay County. Applegate swore and signed the oath before Joseph W. Porter, Jr., Justice ...
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Bond of Joseph W. Applegate, County Treasurer - Clay County, 1873

333053
Date
1873-10-15
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Bond required for Joseph W. Applegate to take his elected position as Treasurer for Clay County. Applegate, William O. McIntyre, and F. Jordan bonded themselves, promising to pay three thousand dollars in the event that Applegate did not discharge his duties as treasurer properly. The document is si...
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Map of Florida showing New Town of Belleview, 1884

299287
Date
1884
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Map of the Florida peninsula accompanying a promotional booklet for Belleview in Marion County. The map shows railroads, bodies of water, settlements, and county boundaries. Included as a fold-out map in the back of the Marion Land and Improvement Company's Belleview: A New England Colony and Winter...
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Letter from Governor George Franklin Drew to Secretary of State William D. Bloxham Regarding Removals from Public Office, January 11, 1877

333054
Date
1877-01-11
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Letter from Governor George Franklin Drew notifying Secretary of State William D. Bloxham that he had officially removed several officials from public office in Clay County, specifically Lewis Wilson, James W. Mainard, Henry Bryan, James Andrews, and G.V. Sullivan as county commissioners and Joseph ...
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Record of Permits to Cut Timber on State Lands, 1879-1885

338010
Date
1879
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Ledger containing a record of permits issued to private individuals to cut timber on state lands in Florida. For each numbered permit, the ledger lists the name of the permit holder, his county of residence, the kind of timber to be cut, where it could be cut from, and where it was to be delivered a...
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License plate contest entry featuring Spanish Galleon in commemoration of the "450th anniversary of the arrival of Hernando DeSoto at Tampa Bay, 1539/1989."

327611
Date
1985
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License plate contest entry submitted by R. Thomas Wimberly of St. Augustine Beach. Design features drawing of Spanish Galleon in commemoration of the "450th anniversary of the arrival of Hernando DeSoto at Tampa Bay, 1539/1989."
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Advertisement for Keystone Heights by the local Chamber of Commerce

297291
Date
1933
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Advertisement for Hibernia, Fleming's Island, Florida

212533
Date
1885
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An attractive old-fashioned southern home, surrounded by oak and orange groves delightfully situated on the beautiful St. Johns River, twenty-three miles South of Jacksonville.''
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Advertisement for Clarendon House in Green Cove Springs, 1875

297560
Date
1875
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Print advertisement for Clarendon House, located 30 miles south of Jacksonville on the St. Johns River at Green Cove Springs. The ad includes a description of the discharge of the Green Cove warm sulphur spring and notes the waters' ability to cure rheumatism, gout, scrofula, dyspepsia, paralysis, n...
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Letter from Helen E. Springer to Governor Bob Graham, February 16, 1982

325537
Date
1982-02-16
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Letter requesting the governor consider her opposition to the ERA.
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Keystone Inn Brochure, ca. 1928

333847
Date
1928
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A brochure advertising Keystone Inn in Keystone Heights, Florida. The brochure describes area attractions, including the Florida Chautauqua, a bath house, a golf course and other outdoor activities. The back of the brochure has a map of Florida and directions to Keystone Inn.
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Brochure for the St. Clair Hotel at Green Cove Springs, 1890

297567
Date
1890
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Booklet describing the St. Clair Hotel at Green Cove Springs in Clay County, Florida. Daily room rates, accommodations, optional excursions, activities, bathing facilities, and the character of the region and climate are discussed. The environment and the mineral-infused waters of the springs are re...
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Company F 210th Infantry Training Battalion Christmas Menu, Camp Blanding, 1943

330031
Date
1943
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In addition to the menu, the names of servicemen are listed.
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Leaflet advertising the Plant System's Overland and Short Sea Route, ca. 1892

326740
Date
1892
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text

Governor Jennings' Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1903

331418
Date
1903-11-09
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Proclamation made by Governor William S. Jennings establishing Thursday, November 26, 1903, as the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Governor Jennings' Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1904

331419
Date
1904-11-12
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Proclamation made by Governor William S. Jennings establishing Thursday, November 24, 1904, as the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Governor Broward's Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1905

331420
Date
1905-11-14
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Proclamation made by Governor Napoleon B. Broward establishing Thursday, November 30, 1905, as the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Governor Broward's Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1906

331421
Date
1906-11-08
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Proclamation made by Governor Napoleon B. Broward establishing Thursday, November 29, 1906, as the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Governor Broward's Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1908

331423
Date
1908-11-12
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Proclamation made by Governor Napoleon B. Broward establishing Thursday, November 26, 1908, as the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Governor Trammell's Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1913

331424
Date
1913-10-29
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Proclamation made by Governor Park Trammell establishing Thursday, November 27, 1913, as the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Governor Trammell's Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1916

331425
Date
1916-11-16
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Proclamation made by Governor Park Trammell establishing Thursday, November 30, 1916, as the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Commission of Eleanor H. Floyd as Tax Assessor of Franklin County, 1920

338976
Date
1920-12-21
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Record copy of a commission naming Eleanor Gertrude Hickey Floyd tax assessor for Franklin County following her election to that post in 1920. Technicalities had prevented Floyd from appearing on the ballot as the Democratic nominee, so she ran as an independent candidate.
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Governor Broward's Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1907

331422
Date
1907-11-09
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Proclamation made by Governor Napoleon B. Broward establishing Thursday, November 28, 1907, as the Thanksgiving holiday.
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text

Governor Gilchrist's Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1909

329735
Date
1909-11-17
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Proclamation made by Governor Albert W. Gilchrist establishing Thursday, November 25, 1909, as the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Armistice and Liberty Day Proclamation, 1919

335625
Date
1919-11-05
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Proclamation signed by Florida Governor Sidney J. Catts designating November 11, 1919, as Armistice and Liberty Day.
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World War I "National Crisis Day" Proclamation, 1917

333812
Date
1917-05-06
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National Crisis Day proclamation signed by Florida Governor Sidney J. Catts proclaiming May 6, 1917, as National Crisis Day to urge Florida farmers to produce more food and to encourage food conservation throughout the state.
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Commission of Lew B. Brown as Major commanding the Pinellas County Guards, 1917

299284
Date
1917-07-23
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Certificate of Lew B. Brown's commission as Major commanding the Pinellas County Guards, dated July 23, 1917. Brown was owner and editor of St. Petersburg's first daily newspaper, the Evening Independent. The Pinellas County Guards were formed in 1917 pursuant to Chapter 7292, Laws of Florida, which...
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Commutation of Sentence Decree from the State Board of Pardons, July 22, 1902

325062
Date
1902-07-22
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Commutation of J.B. Brown from death by hanging to life in prison.
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Official Inauguration Program for Governor Haydon Burns, Jan. 5, 1965

297445
Date
1965-01-05
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Official Program of the Inauguration of Governor Haydon Burns, held January 5, 1965 in Tallahassee, Florida
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Broadside announcing the upcoming Republican Convention for Duval County, 1920

212274
Date
1920
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A Republican County Convention will be held in the City of Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida at the Odd Fellows Hall, corner of State and Cedar Streets on the 26th day of January, A.D., 1920 at 11 o'clock, A.M. for the purpose of electing (16) delegates to the 4th Congressional Convention at Palat...
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