Letter from Governor Richard Keith Call Appointing Daniel G. Smith Justice of the Peace in Gadsden County, March 3, 1842

331426
Date
1842-03-03
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Daniel G. Smith was appointed Justice of the Peace in Gadsden County for two years.
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Appointment of Daniel G. Smith as Justice of the Peace by Governor Richard Keith Call, 1842

331481
Date
1842-03-03
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Appointment of Daniel G. Smith as Justice of the Peace in Gadsden County by Governor Richard Keith Call. Governor Call and Secretary of Florida Thomas H. Duval signed the document. The reverse includes a note from A. I. Forman, dated April 9, 1842, stating that he administered the oath to Smith on t...
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R.A. Gray's Lifetime Teaching Certificate, 1912

327676
Date
1912-04-05
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Slave Bill of Sale, 1842

318852
Date
1842
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Slave bill of sale resulting from a foreclosure on the mortgage of William Maner of Gadsden County, Florida. Maner had mortgaged three slaves, Joannah, Jeff, and Sarah to the Union Bank. The mortgage was record by the Gadsden County Clerk of Court. Edward C. Cabell and Charles H. Dupont were appoint...
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Territorial Census Returns, 1838 and 1840; Election Returns, 1838-1845

333792
Date
1845
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This document includes the territorial census for 1838 and 1840. There are also election returns for the election of members of the convention and council, October 1838; elections for delegates in 1839, 1841 and 1843; elections for members of council, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842, 1843 and 1844; and numbe...
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Florida Free Press Newsletter, November 20, 1964

331514
Date
1964-11-20
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Florida Free Press newsletter, number 17, published by the North Florida Citizenship Education Project. This newsletter features stories about Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) activities in North Florida, voter registration drives and other news.
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Copy of Letter from Sam S. Silbley to Governor William Dunn Moseley Concerning Defense of Florida During Mexican War, 1846

331494
Date
1846-06-15
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A copy of a letter to Governor William Moseley from Sam S. Sibley in which Sibley advises the governor about the defenses needed throughout the state to protect against a potential attack from Mexico during the Mexican War. Sibley outlines the number of men needed for adequate defense and the amount...
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Letter from Larnel B. Golden to Governor Haydon Burns Regarding Soldiers' Morale in Vietnam, 1966

334164
Date
1966-02-27
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Larnel B. Golden writes to Governor Haydon Burns about low morale in his unit, which was stationed in the An Khe district, Vietnam. Golden explains that he understands the importance the government places on the mission in Vietnam, but he says the food is inadequate, the hours are greuling, and mili...
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In Paradise: A Trip to Chipola (Dead) Lakes, Florida, 1892

329321
Date
1892
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Pamphlet promoting Dead Lakes as a tourist attraction. Tourists could ride a steamer along the Chattahoochee River and stop at various towns along the way. The final destination was a two-week stay at the Lake View Hotel in Iola, Florida.
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Advertisement for the Florida Central and Peninsular Railroad, 1895

298125
Date
1895
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Advertisement for the Florida Central & Peninsular Railroad, including a map of the railroad and its connections in Florida and the Eastern Seaboard of the United States as far as New York City. The ad describes the services provided by the railroad company, and lists many of its agents in vario...
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Quincy Centennial Brochure

326640
Date
1924
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Brochure celebrating the centennial of Quincy Florida, the shade-grown tobacco capital.
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Certificate Recognizing R.A. Gray for his Service to the Young Democrats of Leon County, 1959

327696
Date
1959-03-19
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Certificate recognizing R.A. Gray for his service to the Young Democrats of Leon County
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Certificate Recognizing R.A. Gray as a Member of the Scottish Rite, 1943

327688
Date
1943-11-13
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Certificate Confirming R.A. Gray's Election as Florida Secretary of State, 1944

327687
Date
1944-12-18
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Certificate Confirming R.A. Gray's Election as Florida Secretary of State, 1940

327689
Date
1940-12-20
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Certificate Confirming R.A. Gray's Election as Florida Secretary of State, 1948

327690
Date
1948-12-03
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Certificate Confirming R.A. Gray's Election as Florida Secretary of State, 1952

327691
Date
1952-11-21
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Certificate from the Mayor of Ybor City Honoring Secretary of State R.A. Gray for his Contributions, 1955

327694
Date
1955-09-26
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Certificate from the mayor of Ybor City honoring Secretary of State R.A. Gray for his contributions
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Program for the Groundbreaking of the R.A. Gray Building In Tallahassee, 1973

331432
Date
1973-11-07
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Certificate Confirming R.A. Gray's Special Appointment by Governor Doyle E. Carlton as Florida Secretary of State, 1930

327681
Date
1930-04-12
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Certificate confirming R.A. Gray's special appointment by Governor Doyle E. Carlton as Florida Secretary of State, 1930
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Certificate Confirming R.A. Gray's Election as Florida Secretary of State, 1932

327682
Date
1932-11-30
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Copy of R.A. Gray and Grace P. Mullins' Marriage Certificate, 1939

327685
Date
1939-07-10
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Copy of Grace P. Mullins and R.A. Gray's marriage certificate dated July 10, 1939. The couple was originally married on December 23, 1903.
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Invitation for dedication of R.A. Gray Park

327693
Date
1953-12-01
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Invitation for dedication of R.A. Gray Park to the south of the old Florida Capitol.
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Diary Entry of Daniel H. Wiggins, 1838

333852
Date
1838-11-05
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An entry from Daniel H. Wiggins' diary dated November 5, 1838, with comments on farming, soil conditions, economic opportunities in the Florida territory and his fear of the Seminoles. He also discusses the visit of a group of soldiers to Thomas Randall's plantation south of Monticello, Florida.
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R.A. Gray's University of Florida Diploma, 1929

327680
Date
1929-05-28
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Gray attended the South Florida Military Institute in 1903. He ranked fourth in his class in 1903, but before graduation, Gray and nearly every member of the senior class quit in protest over the State Board of Education’s handling of the resignation of General Law. Gray didn’t technically gradu...
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