Campaign Materials for Gubernatorial Candidate Bill Hendrix, 1960

331428
Date
1960
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
The first card shows a Confederate note and lists candidate Bill Hendrix's "campaign platform of a white man." The second card includes Hendrix's portrait and a inflammatory anti-integration message.
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text

LeRoy Collins for U.S. Senate Rally Flier, 1968

331446
Date
1968-09-27
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Flier about a rally at Florida State University in the morning for U.S. Senate candidate LeRoy Collins, followed by tea at The Grove in the evening.
Type
text

Meet LeRoy Collins, 1954

331445
Date
1954
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Campaign literature for the election of LeRoy Collins as governor of Florida. This booklet contains a foreward by Florida Senator Collins; his biography; comments made by newspapermen about Collins; a description of Collins as "a successful citizen;" major legislation sponsored by Collins; how Colli...
Type
text

Look at the Record - Elect W. A. (Bill) Shands, 1948

323480
Date
1948
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Record-shaped flier for W. A. Shands gubernatorial campaign. Inside includes illustrations of platform issues.
Type
text

Campaign Poster for James A. Berthelot, James M. Gilchrist, and James H. Gibson

212263
Date
1845
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Political broadside supporting James A. Berthelot for the Florida Senate; James M. Gilchrist and James H. Gibson for the Florida House of Representatives.
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

Flier advertising speeches by Hon. William D. Upshaw at the Leon County Courthouse

212257
Date
1932
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Flier advertising speeches by Hon. William D. Upshaw, Prohibition Party candidate for President in 1932, at the Leon County Courthouse. Upshaw was a former Georgia Congressman.
Type
text

Gubernatorial Campaign Poster for Sidney J. Catts, 1916

212328
Date
1916
Collection
Selected Documents
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...
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text

Candidates questionnaire for justices of the Florida Supreme Court, 1972

297341
Date
1972
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
The League of Women Voters of Florida conducted a questionnaire of all candidates for Justice of the Florida Supreme Court ahead of the primary election held September 12, 1972. The questionnaire asked the candidates to provide biographical information and provide their views on several topics. The ...
Type
text

Poster urging re-election of Claude Pepper as Florida's U.S. Senator

212284
Date
1944
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A political campaign advertisement to vote for the re-election of Claude Pepper to the U.S. Senate in 1944 because of his work toward achieving victory in World War II conflict and lasting peace.
Type
text

Official Democratic ticket for the 1904 election in Florida

212275
Date
1904
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Lists Democratic candidates for the 1904 State and National election: Presidential Electors; Congress; Governor; Secretary of State; Attorney-General; Comptroller; Treasurer of State; State School Superintendent; Commissioner of Agriculture; Railroad Commissioner; State Chemist; Justice of Supreme c...
Type
text

Letter from John W. Edwards to Joseph E. Lee, 1916

333825
Date
1916-10-24
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from John W. Edward to Joseph E. Lee asking Lee his opinion as to the merits of the various gubernatorial candidates during the 1916 gubernatorial election in Florida. Edwards is secretary of "Club #2," evidently a Republican organization in DeLand, Florida. In his reply on October 31, 1916, ...
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text

Letter from John W. Price to Lieutenant Governor William H. Gleason recommending candidates for public office in Brevard County, 1868

333343
Date
1868-09-07
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from John W. Price to Lieutenant Governor William H. Gleason recommending public officers to be appointed for Brevard County.
Type
text

Letter from Henry S. Chubb to James G. Gavin, 1908

336098
Date
1908-10
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from Henry S. Chubb, chairman of the Republican State Central Committee, to James G. Gavin regarding the election of 1908. Chubb explains the sample ballots included with the letter and asks that leading Republicans in their precincts urge citizens to vote Republican. A Republican instruction...
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text

Campaign Flier for Sidney J. Catts, 1916

212322
Date
1916
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Side one: political campaign for Catts -- ''Catts men must have one man. ... If Texas had a Hogg for Governor why can't Florida have a Catt for Governor? Register Mr. Voter--kill the rats--Pay your poll tax and vote for Catts.''
Type
text

Circular letter from General Richard Keith Call

212527
Date
1860-12-22
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

Campaign flier for Sidney J. Catts

212329
Date
1928
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Side one: To the thousands of Catts supporters in Florida.
Type
text

Letter from Henry S. Sanford to Governor George Drew, 1877

336091
Date
1877-02-18
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
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...
Type
text

Commission of Eleanor H. Floyd as Tax Assessor of Franklin County, 1920

338976
Date
1920-12-21
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Record copy of a commission naming Eleanor Gertrude Hickey Floyd tax assessor for Franklin County following her election to that post in 1920. Technicalities had prevented Floyd from appearing on the ballot as the Democratic nominee, so she ran as an independent candidate.
Type
text

Leon County Election Return, 1826

336072
Date
1826
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
One of the earliest surviving election returns for members of the territorial legislature. It documents an election held at Fort St. Marks in Leon (now Wakulla) County to elect a member to the Seventh District of the Legislative Council. The two candidates receiving votes in Precinct Four were Willi...
Type
text

National States Rights Party Petition to Add John Kasper and J.B. Stoner to the Presidential Ballot, 1964

326757
Date
1964
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Petition to have National States Rights Party candidates John Kasper of Nashville, Tennessee, for president and J.B. Stoner of Mableton, Georgia, for vice president added to the State of Florida ballot for the 1964 presidential election.
Type
text

Alachua County Returns for Presidential Election of 1860

336085
Date
1860-11-09
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
The 1860 election return for Alachua County which voted overwhelmingly for Southern Democrat John C. Breckinridge. He would also win the statewide totals.
Type
text

Kloran, Association of Florida Ku Klux Klans, 1954

326755
Date
1954
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Handbook of the Ku Klux Klan
Type
text

Letter to the voters of Hamilton County from State Senator Frank Adams, addressing charges made against his character, 1906

212256
Date
1906
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
In the last issue of the Banner of Liberty some letters were published ... This letter is written solely for the purpose of answering the false charges in the last issue of the Banner of Liberty. Frank Adams.
Type
text

An open letter to Lackland M. Stone of Jackson County

212268
Date
1829
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Anonymously published letter to Lackland M. Stone when he was Jackson County's representative in the Legislative Council. The writer was against moving the Seat of Justice from Webbville to Marianna claiming it would cause the downfall of Webbville and the prosperity of Marianna.
Type
text

Reprint from the Jasper News: "Florida's Senate Seats Are Not for Sale. Including a Few Friendly Words to the Lumber Industry."

212262
Date
1927
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
November 5, 1927, reprint from Jasper News.
Type
text

National Organization for Women ERA pamphlet

325546
Date
1976
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Lists the benefits of passing the ERA.
Type
text

Campaign poster for Sidney J. Catts, 1920

212324
Date
1920
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Side one: To the Democratic Voters of Florida. A letter defending Catts against the negative publicity he received in newspapers from around the State of Florida -- Speaking announcement to be completed (place, date, and time).
Type
text

Florida Republican Ticket, 1872

324357
Date
1872
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Republican Ticket for Florida - 1872
Type
text

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