Bond of Joseph W. Applegate, County Treasurer - Clay County, 1873

333053
Date
1873-10-15
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Description
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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text

Florida Buys for Victory - U.S. Defense Bonds & Stamps - poster

297604
Date
1942
Collection
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Description
Poster promoting Florida's support for the effort to buy U.S. war bonds and stamps.
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text

Polk Hotel Company Mortgage Bond, 1925

326720
Date
1925-07-25
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Description
Polk Hotel Company Mortgage Bond issued in 1925 by Adair Realty & Trust Co.
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text

Wanted - Fighting Dollars Poster, 1942

336126
Date
1942
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Description
Poster advertising the purchase of U.S. war bonds and stamps during World War II.
Type
text

State of Florida $1000 Bond Certificate, 1867

331470
Date
1867-04-01
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Description
1867 bond certificate for $1000 paid to Bank of the Republic in New York with seven percent interest. Signed by Governor David S. Walker. Canceled July 1st 1869.

State of Florida $100 Bond Certificate, 1868

331472
Date
1868-02-29
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Description
1868 bond certificate for $100 with seven percent interest. Signed by Governor David S. Walker and Secretary of State Benjamin Allen.
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text

Matchbook Advertising Buying War Bonds, ca. 1943

336114
Date
1943
Collection
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Description
Matchbook encouraging the purchase of war bonds during World War II. The matches are shaped like aerial bombs with a note to "Strike on Backside," refering to both the striker on the reverse of the matchbook and the "backside" of German Chancellor Adolph Hitler, who is seen clutching the Earth.
Type
physical object

Florida State Consolidated Loan Informational Circular, 1873

331474
Date
1873
Collection
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Description
Informational circular about the 1873 Florida Consolidated 6% Gold Bonds by L.P. Bayne & Co.
Type
text

Vote Yes November 5th, School Bond.

212310
Date
1963
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text

State of Florida $100 Bond Certificate, 1873

331473
Date
1873-01-01
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Description
1873 bond certificate for $100. Signed by Governor Ossian B. Hart, Secretary of State John B. McLin, Comptroller Clayton A. Cowgill, and Treasurer Charles H. Foster.
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text

Proposed amendments to Florida's Constitution for the special election of 1963

297317
Date
1963
Collection
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Description
A flier describing the proposed amendments to Florida's state constitution up for referendum at a special election to be held November 5, 1963. The proposed amendments included one allowing a new bond issue for capital outlay for institutions of higher learning, one allowing a new bond issue for out...
Type
text

Circular letter to Florida Railroad Company bondholders, 1868

212429
Date
4/3/1868
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Type
text

Liberty Bond Receipt, 1917

325548
Date
1917-10-12
Collection
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Description
Liberty Bond Receipt for Private Joseph Rodney Kirvin
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text

Circular letters to bondholders of the Florida Railroad Company, 1884

212437
Date
2/25/1884
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Type
text

Pensacola and Georgia Railroad Company $500 Bond Certificate, 1860

331469
Date
1860-04-01
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Description
Bond certificate for $500 from the Pensacola and Georgia Railroad Company, dated April 1, 1860. Signatures are crossed out.
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text

Florida Railroad Company bond prospectus

212418
Date
1856
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Type
text

Circular letter to Florida Railroad Company bondholders, 1869

212431
Date
3/1/1869
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Type
text

Circular letter to Florida Railroad Company bondholders, 1868

212430
Date
8/29/1868
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Type
text

Flier reminding voters to register before the upcoming Leon County school bond election, 1963

212309
Date
1963
Collection
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Description
A flier reminding voters to register in time for the upcoming Leon County school bond election in 1963. A special registration session was being held at the Leon County Courthouse in Room 101 between August 26 and October 5, 1963.
Type
text

Circular letter to Florida Railroad Company bondholders, 1867

212428
Date
1867
Collection
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Type
text

Here's a War Job for You Poster, ca. 1943

336127
Date
1943
Collection
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Description
Poster advertising available war jobs as railroad workers during World War II.
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text

Circular to bondholders of the Florida Railroad Company announcing the apportionment of the company's assets

212439
Date
1892
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Description
Amounts distributed among holders of registered bonds and coupons -- Pro-Rata amounts in hand of receiver, to be paid to holders of non-registered bonds when they make themselves parties to the suit of Wm. M. Tunno et al., -- made by Sam'l A. Swann, as the trustee and receiver, June 20th, 1892, in c...
Type
text

Memorial of the Union Bank of Florida requesting an amendment of the bank's charter, 1844

212420
Date
1844
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Description
Memorial by a committee appointed by the directors of the Union bank of Florida explaining their opposition to an act suspending the bank's operations. The memorial includes a request that the Legislative Council reverse their decision to close the bank, and instead adopt an amendment to its charter...
Type
text

Leon County School Bond Election, 1963

212308
Date
1963
Collection
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Description
Flier describing the ramifications of a new bond issue for the Leon County School District, which was subject to a referendum on November 5, 1963. The League of Women Voters of Tallahassee laid out an explanation of the need for the bonds and the cost of the bonds to the taxpayers. Pros and cons are...
Type
text

Flier describing the Urban Renewal Act on the ballot for February 23, 1960 in Tallahassee

212304
Date
1960
Collection
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Description
A description of the Urban Renewal Act, which Tallahassee voters would be asked to approve at the upcoming election on February 23, 1960. The flier was printed and distributed by the League of Women Voters of Tallahassee, Florida.
Type
text

United States War Ration Book Jacket

297484
Date
1942-01-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
United States War Ration Book Jacket
Type
text

Reprint of an editorial regarding state finances in the Tallahassee Floridian

212291
Date
8/7/1888
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Description
...the Floridian proposes during the canvass, to investigate the republican claims to popular support, and appeal to their record for the justice of its conclusions. To-day we ask attention to the somewhat dull but deeply important topic of state finances.''
Type
text

Reprint of an Ocala Banner editorial opposing removal of the State Capitol from Tallahassee, 1900

212269
Date
1900
Collection
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Description
A reprint of letter to the Editor of the Ocala Banner from E. L. Chaney favoring the State Capital to remain in Tallahassee rather than moving it to Ocala, Florida.
Type
text

First Act of the Territorial Legislature, 1822

336066
Date
1822
Collection
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Description
This first act of Florida's Territorial Legislature in 1822 divided the territory into four counties and established local courts.
Type
text

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