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

Rules of the Legislative Council of the Territory of Florida

212302
Date
1822
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A list of 38 rules of order that the Legislative Council agreed upon in conducting the affairs of The Territory of Florida.
Type
text

Public notice for a slave sale on June 29, 1842 near Tallahassee

212336
Date
1842
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Announcement with the date and time of a slave sale near Tallahassee by Charles S. Sibley, a Commissioner in Chancery appointed by the Superior Court of the Middle District of Florida. The sale was to take place on a plantation known as the Fauntleroy Place. The slaves are identified by name in the ...
Type
text

Public invitation to duel issued by N. Darling to Judge Smith of St. Augustine, 1839

212341
Date
1839
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Notice published by N. Darling, a lieutenant of the 2nd Dragoons, that on June 6, 1839 he discovered Judge Smith engaging in inappropriate behavior in the presence of ladies, which he endeavored to stop, only to be restrained by others. Darling challenged the judge to a duel, but the judge brushed h...
Type
text

William Tradewell pronounces General Leigh Read to be a scoundrel and coward, 1839

212342
Date
1839
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Notice to the public published by William Tradwell that General Leigh Read had declined to give him satisfaction after insulting him, either by apologizing or dueling. Accordingly, Tradewell pronounced Read a scoundrel and a coward.
Type
text

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

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

Circular letter from the Grand Lodge of Florida to other lodges

212346
Date
1844-05-15
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Grand Lodge of the Territory of Florida, May 15th, A L. 5[1]844 ... To the W. Master, Wardens, and brethren of Lodge, No. ___ ... to prepare and address a letter to the brethren under its Jurisdiction; to be published with its proceeding for the purpose of arousing the fraternity from the state of i...
Type
text

Petition of John McDonogh regarding land in West Florida

212419
Date
1830
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Petition of John McDonogh, residing in the Parish of Orleans, Louisiana, shows that numerous people are residing on petitioner's land in West Florida and are specified as defendants. Petition requests judgment favor the petitioner to ownership of specified tracts of land and that defendants pay dama...
Type
text

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

212420
Date
1844
Collection
Selected Documents
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

Territorial Treasury Note, One Dollar, 1830

326684
Date
1830-06-03
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
One dollar Florida Territorial Treasury Note issued in 1830.
Type
image

Territorial Treasury Note, Two Dollars, 1830

326685
Date
1830-06-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Two dollar Florida Territorial Treasury Note issued in 1830.
Type
image

Territorial Treasury Note, Three Dollars, 1830

326686
Date
1830-06-12
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Three dollar Florida Territorial Treasury Note issued in 1830.
Type
image

Territorial Treasury Note, Five Dollars, 1830

326687
Date
1830-01-12
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Five dollar Florida Territorial Treasury Note issued in 1830.
Type
image

Territorial Treasury Note, Five Dollars, 1829

326688
Date
1829-06-24
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Five dollar Florida Territorial Treasury Note issued in 1829.
Type
image

Territorial Treasury Note, Fifty Cents, 1829

326689
Date
1829-01-16
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Fifty cent Florida Territorial Treasury Note issued in 1829.
Type
image

Commercial Bank of Florida, Five Dollars, 1835

326704
Date
1835-12-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Five dollar Commercial Bank of Florida note issued in 1835.
Type
image

Commercial Bank of Florida, Ten Dollars, 1835

326705
Date
1835-12-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Ten dollar Commercial Bank of Florida note issued in 1835.
Type
image

Merchants' & Planters' Bank of Magnolia, Three Dollars, 1833

326706
Date
1833-01-21
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Three dollar Merchants' & Planters' Bank of Magnolia note issued in 1833.
Type
image

Merchants' & Planters' Bank of Magnolia, Twenty Dollars, 1833

326707
Date
1833-11-14
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Twenty dollar Merchants' & Planters' Bank of Magnolia note issued in 1833.
Type
image

Bank of Florida, Two Dollars, 1843

326711
Date
1843-03-05
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Two dollar Bank of Florida note issued in 1843.
Type
image

Bank of Florida, Four Dollars, 1844

326712
Date
1844-02-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Four dollar Bank of Florida note issued in 1844.
Type
image

Merchants' & Planters' Bank at Magnolia, Five Dollars, 1833

326713
Date
1833-02-16
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Five dollar Merchants' & Planters' Bank at Magnolia note issued in 1833.
Type
image

Merchants' & Planters' Bank at Magnolia, Ten Dollars, 1833

326714
Date
1833-11-14
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Ten dollar Merchants' & Planters' Bank at Magnolia note issued in 1833.
Type
image

Bank of West Florida, Five Dollars, 1832

326715
Date
1832-11-03
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Five dollar Bank of West Florida note issued in 1832.
Type
image

Bank of West Florida, Ten Dollars, 1832

326716
Date
1832-11-18
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Ten dollar Bank of West Florida note issued in 1832.
Type
image

Union Bank of Florida, Twenty Dollars, 1835

326723
Date
1835-04-20
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Twenty dollar Union Bank of Florida note issued in 1835.
Type
image

Union Bank of Florida, Fifty Cents, 1842

326724
Date
1842-01-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Fifty cent Union Bank of Florida note issued in 1842.
Type
image

Union Bank of Florida, Promissory Note, 1841

326725
Date
1841-10-21
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
$666 dollar Union Bank of Florida promissory note issued in 1841.
Type
image

Union Bank of Florida, Certificate of Deposit, 1841

326726
Date
1841-04-03
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
$1492 Union Bank of Florida certificate of deposit issued in 1841.
Type
text

Letter from Governor Richard Keith Call Appointing Daniel G. Smith Justice of the Peace in Gadsden County, March 3, 1842

331426
Date
1842-03-03
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Daniel G. Smith was appointed Justice of the Peace in Gadsden County for two years.
Type
text

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