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.
Type
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

Commutation of Sentence Decree from the State Board of Pardons, July 22, 1902

325062
Date
1902-07-22
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Commutation of J.B. Brown from death by hanging to life in prison.
Type
text

Death Warrant with the Name Noah J. Tilghman Crossed Out and Replaced with J.B. Brown's Name, 1901

325061
Date
1901-01-16
Collection
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Description
Death warrant signed by Governor William S. Jennings.
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

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

Letter to Governor William S. Jennings from Noah J. Tilghman dated July 8, 1902

325060
Date
1902-07-08
Collection
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Description
Letter from Noah J. Tilghman to Governor Williams S. Jennings asking the governor how he plans to resolve his mistake of signing a death warrant with the wrong man's name listed to be hanged.
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

Letter to Governor William S. Jennings from Noah J. Tilghman dated July 12, 1902

325063
Date
1902-07-12
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from Noah J. Tilghman to Governor Williams S. Jennings answering questions asked by the governor in a previous letter.
Type
text

Open letter from G.W. Hutchins of Tallahassee denouncing Robert B. Ker

212343
Date
1838-10-17
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

CORE Press Release About Five Jailed Student Leaders Receiving Gandhi Award, 1960

331511
Date
1960-06-29
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Press release from CORE noting the five recipients of the Gandhi Award: Barbara and John Broxton, William Larkins and Patricia and Priscilla Stephens. These five students served a 49-day jail sentence after being arrested during a sit-in demonstration at Woolworth's lunch counter in Tallahassee.
Type
text

Statement to the Press by Florida Education Association Executive Secretary Phil Constans, Jr. on the First Day of the Florida Statewide Teachers' Strike, 1968

329099
Date
1968-02-19
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This press release discusses the first day of the 35,000-teacher walkout in Florida on February 19, 1968, and provides information about conditions in Escambia, Palm Beach and Orange counties on first day of the strike.
Type
text

Letter from Concerned Parent to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christian Concerning School Conditions and Teachers' Strike, 1968

329122
Date
1968-02-21
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Concerned parent compares quality of education in Florida to schools in Maryland. Includes Christian's response.
Type
text

Lawton Chiles U.S. Senate Campaign Progress Reports from Walking Tour of Florida, 1970

332911
Date
1970
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Series of newsletters published by Lawton Chiles' 1970 campaign for U.S. Senate during Chiles' walk across Florida. The reports describe the route Chiles took, as well as the people he met and the topics they discussed. Other politicians, representing local and state governments, joined Chiles at va...
Type
text

Circular letter from General Richard Keith Call

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

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

212269
Date
1900
Collection
Selected Documents
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

Ideals of the Florida Ku Klux Klan, ca. 1950s

326756
Date
1950
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Handbook describing the character of the KKK and their ideals about race, Christianity, citizenship and patriotism.
Type
text

Campaign poster for Sidney J. Catts, 1920

212324
Date
1920
Collection
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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

Certificate Confirming R.A. Gray's Election as Florida Secretary of State, 1944

327687
Date
1944-12-18
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

Certificate Confirming R.A. Gray's Election as Florida Secretary of State, 1940

327689
Date
1940-12-20
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

Certificate Confirming R.A. Gray's Election as Florida Secretary of State, 1948

327690
Date
1948-12-03
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

Certificate Confirming R.A. Gray's Election as Florida Secretary of State, 1952

327691
Date
1952-11-21
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

Certificate Recognizing R.A. Gray as a Member of the Scottish Rite, 1943

327688
Date
1943-11-13
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

Certificate Recognizing R.A. Gray for his Service to the Young Democrats of Leon County, 1959

327696
Date
1959-03-19
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Certificate recognizing R.A. Gray for his service to the Young Democrats of Leon County
Type
text

R.A. Gray's Continuous 40-year Member Certificate from the American Legion, 1960

327699
Date
1960-03-17
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

"A Card." written by W. H. Sherwood, 1889

331496
Date
1889
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
W. H. Sherwood proposing he and Rev. H C. Bailey meet for a public discussion on October 24, 1889, regarding the participation of African-Americans in politics.
Type
text

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