Miami's Musa Isle Seminole Indian Village - brochure

324352
Date
1950
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
1950s brochure for Miami's Musa Islae Seminole Indian Village tourist attraction featuring Seminole arts and crafts and alligator wrestling.
Type
text

CNVA Miami Bulletin, June 16, 1964

326754
Date
1964-06-16
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Newsletter created by the Committee for Nonviolent Action (CNVA) in Miami that describes events taking plaing during the Quebec to Cuba Walk for Peace (1963-1964). The newsletter outlines specific demonstrations in Key West and Miami and discusses what will happen when the marchers arrive in Cuba. T...
Type
text

Flier for a talk by author Richard Llewellyn at the Miami Public Library

297314
Date
1961
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A flier inviting the public to "hear Richard Llewellyn, author of 'How Green Was My Valley' speak on his new book, 'A Man in a Mirror', Thursday, September 28 [1961] at 8:30pm." Dr. Frank B. Sessa, Director of the Miami Public Library, would serve as chairman of the event.
Type
text

Flier promoting a talk by Marjory Stoneman Douglas on reading and writing books, held in Miami

212402
Date
1964
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Flier promoting a talk by Marjory Stoneman Douglas in Miami on reading and writing books. The event was held at the Surf-Bal-Bay Branch of the Miami Public Library and Surfside Recreation Center, 9301 Collins Avenue. The date of the event was May 21, 1964.
Type
text

Advertisement for Miami, 1924

318845
Date
1924
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Advertisement for Miami, the "Wonder City" located at the southern terminus of the Dixie Highway. Published on the rear cover of The Florida Times-Union's "Florida Roads and Resorts," 1924 edition.
Type
text

Flier promoting Irwin Christie for Miami City Commission Group 4, 1965

212311
Date
1965
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Political ad promoting Irwin Christie for Miami City Commission, group 4. The election was to be held November 16, 1965. The flier describes Christie's endorsements from the Miami News, the Independent, El Diario Los Americos, the Dade County Council of Senior Citizens, the American Hellenic Politic...
Type
text

Telegram to Governor Graham from Joseph Husta opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

326679
Date
1980-05-23
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Telegram to Governor Bob Graham from Miami resident Joseph Husta opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild the city after the 1980 Miami Riots. 
Type
text

CNVA Miami Bulletin, July 1, 1964

326753
Date
1964-07-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Newsletter created by the Committee for Nonviolent Action (CNVA) in Miami that describes events taking plaing during the Quebec to Cuba Walk for Peace (1963-1964). The newsletter outlines specific demonstrations in Key West and ends with information about the Miami chapter of CNVA.
Type
text

Letter to Governor Graham from Ruth Olmar opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

326672
Date
1980-05-23
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Miami resident Ruth Olmar opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild the city after the 1980 Miami Riots.
Type
text

Miami "Jungle Cruise" on Yacht "Seminole Queen" to Musa Isle Seminole Indian Village - brochure

326732
Date
1950
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure for the A.G.H. Lines "Jungle Cruise" on the yacht "Seminole Queen" to the Seminole Indian Village at Musa Isle.
Type
text

Miami "Cape Florida" Cruise on Yacht "Dixie" - brochure

326733
Date
1950
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure for the A.G.H. Lines "Cape Florida" cruise on the yacht "Dixie" circling the Keys and Bay of Biscayne.
Type
text

Telegram to Governor Graham comparing Florida to Apartheid South Africa in the wake of the 1980 Miami Riots

326677
Date
1980-05-22
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Telegram to Governor Bob Graham from Oceanside, California, resident A. W. Kirkpatrick comparing Florida to Apartheid South Africa in the wake of the 1980 Miami Riots.
Type
text

Telegram to Governor Graham from Anne Hartzell opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

326680
Date
1980-05-24
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Telegram to Governor Bob Graham from white Dade County resident Anne B. Hartzell opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild the city after the 1980 Miami Riots. "Maybe it's time we whites retalliate."
Type
text

Letter to Governor Graham from Marlene Baker opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

326671
Date
1980-05-23
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Ft. Lauderdale resident Marlene J. Baker opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild the city after the 1980 Miami Riots.
Type
text

Flier describing Irwin Christie's performance at the polls in November 1964 in Miami

212314
Date
1965
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Flier featuring a reprint of portions of a November 17, 1965 Miami Herald article discussing the performance of Irwin Christie and Atahlie Range at the polls in their respective bids for Miami City Commission seats in 1965.
Type
text

Letter to Governor Graham from Kathleen Feldman calling for the removal of State Attorney Janet Reno following McDuffie verdict

326682
Date
1980-05-20
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Hialeah resident Kathleen Feldman calling for the removal of State Attorney Janet Reno in the wake of the McDuffie verdict in Miami. 
Type
text

Cuban refugee registration card

297499
Date
1961-01-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Registration card issued to Cuban refugees by the Cuban Refugee Emergency Center located at 223 N.W. 3rd Avenue in Miami. The card established the identity of the bearer and tracked his or her dealings with government officials. The card is blank.
Type
text

Letter to Governor Graham from Theo and Eleanor Baillet expressing disapproval of 1980 Miami Riots

326681
Date
1980-05-19
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Coral Springs residents Theo R. Baillet and Eleanor Baillet accusing the governor and the media of "excusing" the causes of the 1980 Miami Riots instead of expressing "the vigorous condemnation that is needed."
Type
text

Letter to Governor Graham from Verdell Jenkins decrying the verdict of the McDuffie case

326669
Date
1980-05-22
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter to Governor Bob from Miami resident Verdell Jenkins decrying the verdict of the McDuffie case.
Type
text

Letter to Governor Graham from George Adams about the 1980 Miami Riots

326676
Date
1980-05-22
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Ft. Lauderdale resident George Adams expressing intense hostility and disapproval of Graham's display of public sympathy toward Miami's black community in the wake of 1980 Miami Riots. "In all my life I never heard such stupidity and groveling to the Blacks by a co...
Type
text

Letter to Governor Graham from Carol Owen decrying the verdict of the McDuffie Case

326674
Date
1980-05-18
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Miami resident Carol Owen decrying the verdict of the McDuffie Case and calling for State Attorney Janet Reno to reopen and retry the case.
Type
text

Letter from retired police officer Frank Elsin to Governor Bob Graham, May 23, 1980

329089
Date
1980-05-23
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from retired police officer Frank Elsin to Governor Bob Graham expressing his "disgust" with the Arthur McDuffie verdict and the resulting riots in Miami.
Type
text

Letter from "Miss Nancy's Store" fan Rozlyn Haruish about series cancellation

326656
Date
1967-08-07
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from a young "Miss Nancy's Store" fan Rozlyn Haruish in reaction to series cancellation. "I watch your program every evening on Channel 2 in Miami, and enjoy it very much. I do hope that it will be possible for you to remain on television, since my parents consider your program both entertain...
Type
text

Telegram from Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian to Dade County Superintendent Ed Whigham Urging him to Allow "Misguided Teachers" a Chance to Return to School, 1968

329130
Date
1968-02-21
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Christian urges Miami school superintendent to allow time for "misguided teachers" to return to work during strike.
Type
text

Card advertising a television program called The Cuban Confusion, circa 1960s

297500
Date
1961-01-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Card advertising a television program entitled "The Cuban Confusion" about the Cuban refugee situation in Miami. The program addressed the effect of the Cuban in-migration on Miami and the question of what should be done in the future. The program was scheduled for January 11, [1961] at 10:30pm on W...
Type
text

Letter to Governor Graham from Earl Planty calling for the removal of State Attorney Janet Reno following McDuffie verdict

326683
Date
1980-05-22
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Coral Springs resident and director of Senior Seminar General Management Earl Planty calling for the removal of State Attorney Janet Reno in the wake of the McDuffie verdict in Miami. 
Type
text

Telegram to Governor Graham from Roy Davis opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

326678
Date
1980-05-24
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Telegram to Governor Bob Graham from small business owner and Tampa resident Roy G. Davis opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild the city after the 1980 Miami Riots.
Type
text

Letter from "Miss Nancy's Store" fan Cynthia Dalton about series cancellation

326662
Date
1967
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from young "Miss Nancy's Store" fan Cynthia Dalton in reaction to series cancellation. "Please keep Miss Nancy's Store on the air."
Type
text

Reprint of Miami's first telephone directory

297306
Date
1899
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Reprint of Miami's first telephone directory, published by the Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company for the 26th program meeting of the Historical Association of Southern Florida, held December 16, 1947 and devoted to the history of the telephone in Miami.
Type
text

Letter to Governor Graham from Elizabeth Adams decrying the verdict of the McDuffie Case

326675
Date
1980-05-23
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Jacksonville resident Elizabeth Yordan Adams decrying the verdict of the McDuffie case and calling for a state investigation.
Type
text

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