Oath of Allegiance for Rebecca Lamar Hickey, 1943

297597
Date
9/13/1943
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Description
Oath of allegiance for Rebecca Lamar Hickey of Apalachicola in Franklin County. Mrs. Hickey had assumed the office of Chairman of the Division of Recreation in the Franklin County Defense Council, a local subsidiary of the State Defense Council.
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text

Commercial Bank of Florida, Five Dollars, 1835

326704
Date
1835-12-01
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Description
Five dollar Commercial Bank of Florida note issued in 1835.
Type
image

Commercial Bank of Florida, Ten Dollars, 1835

326705
Date
1835-12-01
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Description
Ten dollar Commercial Bank of Florida note issued in 1835.
Type
image

Bank of West Florida, Five Dollars, 1832

326715
Date
1832-11-03
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Description
Five dollar Bank of West Florida note issued in 1832.
Type
image

Bank of West Florida, Ten Dollars, 1832

326716
Date
1832-11-18
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Description
Ten dollar Bank of West Florida note issued in 1832.
Type
image

Map of Proposed State Forest Park on St. Vincent Island and Lagoon Beach, 1935

305307
Date
1935-04-24
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Description
Map of proposed State Forest Park area on Saint Vincent Island in Franklin County and Lagoon Beach in Gulf County. The map was drawn as part of a 1935 survey conducted by the Florida division of the Federal Emergency Relief Administration in cooperation with the Florida Forest Service. The draftsman...
Type
text

Letter appointing Dr. C.C. Burke as Surgeon for State Troops on St. Vincent Island - July 12, 1861

305306
Date
1861-07-12
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Description
Letter written by John D. Askins (Adkins? Arkins?) appointing Dr. C.C. Burke as Surgeon for the troops stationed on St. Vincent Island as of July 12, 1861. The letter also grants Dr. Burke permission to purchase medicines in the local drug stores as needed for the post.
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text

Tallahassee's Live Oak Trail brochure, 1941

327570
Date
1941
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Description
A brochure with the route and a map of the second annual Tallahassee's Live Oak Trail. Listed are significant points of interest in and around Tallahassee.
Type
text

Flier inviting citizens of Apalachicola to an "Indignation Meeting" held September 26

212258
Date
1891
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Description
Indignation meeting. The Citizens of Apalachicola, without regard to color, class or party, are requested to meet at Belleau Opera House on Saturday night, the 26th day of September, A. D. 1891, to give expressions to their views on the pending situation in Apalachicola. And to fully ascertain and d...
Type
text

1986 Florida Seafood Festival Brochure

297425
Date
1986-10-31
Collection
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Description
Brochure advertising the 11986 Florida Seafood Festival with a schedule of events.
Type
text

Program for 1951 Harbor Day celebration in Apalachicola

297309
Date
1951
Collection
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Description
A flier and program of events inviting the public to attend the 4th annual Harbor Day celebration in Apalachicola. The celebration was sponsored by the City Commission, the Harbor Advisory Board, and the local Chamber of Commerce. Events included the dedication of the John Gorrie Bridge, a free seaf...
Type
text

Rules and Regulations of the Board Of Health of the County of Franklin and City and Port of Apalachicola, Florida.

212296
Date
1891
Collection
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Description
List of rules and regulations adopted by the Board of Health of Franklin County and the City of Apalachicola.
Type
text

Prospectus of St. Vincent's Island Club

297308
Date
1892
Collection
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Description
A prospectus from William A. White & Sons of New York for a club on St. Vincent Island off the coast of Franklin County. The company envisioned a small hotel, cottages, a small orange grove, and steamboat transportation to and from the island. At the end of 20 years, the property on the island would...
Type
text

Letter from P.M. Birmingham to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, October 26, 1939

329728
Date
1939-10-26
Collection
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Description
P.M. Birmingham, secretary of the Sarasota Retail Merchants Association, relays to the governor that the association will be celebrating Thanksgiving on November 23, as proclaimed by President Roosevelt.
Type
text

Letter from Kenneth Heale to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, August 8, 1940

329733
Date
1940-08-08
Collection
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Description
A letter from Kenneth Heale, associate editor of Hardware Age, asking the governor on which date Thanksgiving would be celebrated.
Type
text

Letter from J.A. Waterman to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, September 26, 1939

329607
Date
1939-09-26
Collection
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Description
J.A. Waterman, president of Maas Brothers, requesting that the governor select an earlier date for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Type
text

Letter from James M. Phillips to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, October 10, 1939

329726
Date
1939-10-10
Collection
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Description
James M. Phillips of Phillips Hardware Company expressing support for the governor's proclamation that Thanksgiving be November 30, 1939, rather than November 23, 1939.
Type
text

Letter from Edward Carroll to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, October 16, 1939

329727
Date
1939-10-16
Collection
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Description
Edward Carroll, chairman of the Retail Merchants' Division of the Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, urging the governor to reconsider the date selected for Thanksgiving. Miami and the surrounding area would not observe the holiday on the date proclaimed by the governor.
Type
text

Letter from S.R. Troydon to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, January 2, 1940

329734
Date
1940-01-02
Collection
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Description
Letter from S.R. Troydon, athletic director at Landon Junior-Senior High School, asking the governor to confirm the date of the Thanksgiving holiday in 1940.
Type
text

Letter from Harriet Pratt Bodifield to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, November 23, 1939

329724
Date
1939-11-23
Collection
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Description
Harriet Pratt Bodifield of Cocoa, Florida, thanks the governor for keeping with tradition and not changing the date of Thanksgiving to accommodate holiday shopping.
Type
text

Letter from M.C. Small to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, September 14, 1939

329730
Date
1939-09-14
Collection
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Description
M.C. Small, managing editor of Turkey World magazine, requests that the governor reply with information about when Thanksgiving will be held in Florida and the governor's opinion about the future observance of the holiday.
Type
text

Notice from B.F. Whitner of Tallahassee about a fund for the education of poor and indigent children

212397
Date
1848
Collection
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Description
Notice published by B.F. Whitner, Master in Chancery in Leon County, regarding a fund having been set up to provide for the education of poor and indigent children in Tallahassee. Whitner was authorized to make loans from the fund, and the interest was what would pay for the education. Whitner wante...
Type
text

Letter from Alice Colvin Wright to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, November 17, 1939

329725
Date
1939-11-17
Collection
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Description
Alice Colvin Wright, president of the New York City Association of English Teachers, requests that the governor urge local school boards in Florida to let teachers attend the annual convention in New York over the Thanksgiving holiday break. Since Florida did not change the date of Thanksgiving to m...
Type
text

Letter from Attorney General George Cooper Gibbs to Governor Fred P. Cone Regarding the Date of Thanksgiving, October 6, 1939

329729
Date
1939-10-06
Collection
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Description
Attorney General George Couper Gibbs advising the governor as to which day of the year Thanksgiving should fall on. The attorney general states that the day proclaimed by the president is the legal holiday.
Type
text

Official Programme, Florida State Fair: Tampa, Florida, November 15-30, 1905

326727
Date
1905-11-15
Collection
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Description
Official programme for the Florida State Fair held from November 15-20, 1905 in Tampa, Florida.
Type
text

Advertisement from chemist H. Liscomb Miller of Tampa

212492
Date
1940
Collection
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Description
Advertisement from chemist H. Liscomb Miller of Tampa. On one side, Miller asks potential customers to either contact him about potential developments in specialty manufacturing or pass along the flier to someone who is interested. On the reverse side, Miller advertises a manufacturer's laboratory s...
Type
text

Business Directory of the Orlando Negro Chamber of Commerce, 1960

329107
Date
1960
Collection
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Description
This directory lists information about the Orlando Negro Chamber of Commerce including a brief history; chamber objectives; and information about local businesses, clubs and institutions. Includes numerous pictures and comment from city and state officials about the role of black commerce in 1960s O...
Type
text

Souvenir Folder for Dedication of Gorrie Bridge November 11, 1935

297478
Date
1935-11-11
Collection
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Description
Souvenir Folder Dedication to the Gorrie Bridge Opening November 11, 1935. A scrapbook of Florida photo of attractions from Pensacola to Tallahassee.
Type
text

Reubin Askew Inauguration Program

297430
Date
1971-01-05
Collection
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Description
Program for the 1971 inauguration of Reubin Askew
Type
text

Program of The Woman's Reading Club Apalachicola, Florida 1899-1900

297480
Date
1900-01-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for The Woman's Reading Club Apalachicola, Florida 1899-1900
Type
text

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