Letter of Resignation from D. W. Lister to Governor George F. Drew, 1880

332707
Date
1880
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Letter written by D. W. Lister to Governor George Franklin Drew, resigning his position as justice of the peace in Lafayette County. Governor Drew indicates his acceptance on the back of the letter with a signature and date. The letter itself is undated, but Drew accepted Lister's resignation on Apr...
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Governor Drew's Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1879

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Date
1879-11-13
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Proclamation made by Governor George F. Drew establishing Thursday, November 27, 1879, as the Thanksgiving holiday.
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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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Letter from Governor George Franklin Drew to his daughter Vannie, 1900

336063
Date
1900-09-24
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Letter from former Florida Governor George Franklin Drew to his daugter Vannie describing a stroke or similar attack that his wife of 48 years had suffered that morning. Amelia, Drew's wife would die two days later on September 26.
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Phrenological Character Reading of George Franklin Drew, 1867

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Date
1867-03-11
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Report describing the phrenological reading of George Franklin Drew, Florida industrialist and businessman, and governor from 1877 to 1881. The reading was conducted by phrenologist Nelson Sizer of the Fowler and Wells Phrenological Cabinet at 389 Broadway in New York City on March 11, 1867.
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Letter from Henry S. Sanford to Governor George Drew, 1877

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Date
1877-02-18
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Letter from Henry S. Sanford to Florida Governor George Franklin Drew concerning the election of 1876. Sanford forwards a letter to recently inaugurated Governor Drew that he had originally meant to send to Drew in November 1876, following the controversial presidential election that year. During th...
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