House Speaker Jon Mills meets with other House leaders - Tallahassee, Florida.

134387
Date
1987
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
MF0530

FSU freshman Jackie LaVergne at the library looking over the best books in Tallahassee, Florida.

260861
Date
1957
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
TD00267

Art Linkletter holding a record by Joe Williams while standing with Friedman couple - Pinecrest, Florida.

14898
Date
Between 1977 and 1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR21520

Three men posed at 50th anniversary of Harry Rich Carpets - Miami, Florida.

136709
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
MS26374

David and Harry Rich leaving their store at 8300 Biscayne Boulvard - Miami, Florida.

136710
Date
1961
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
MS26375

Sightseeing boats, Roney Plaza Hotel docks - Miami Beach, Fla.

332177
Date
1948
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PC14476

The Little White House, at Key West, Florida - President Truman's favorite vacation retreat..

163896
Date
Between 1945 and 1951
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PC6045

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Harry Rich carpet business - Miami, Florida.

136712
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
MS26377

Steamboat "Suwanee" being rebuilt by Henry Ford

41221
Date
1929
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC20040

Green Grass Revival performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237096
Date
1991-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Paine served as emcee. The Revival were from Ft. Lauderdale, and consisted of Pete Gallagher (guitar/vocals); Sandra Jenison (bass/vocals); Kevin Holloway (mandolin); Rick Abrams (banjo/vocals); and Robert Henry Gallagher (mouth harp).
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-39

Betty Wells Cronin with her Siamese cat "Mimi" and kittens in Tallahassee.

264175
Date
1960
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
TD01071

Capitol Press Corps

21004
Date
1968
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PT02389

CNVA Miami Bulletin, June 16, 1964

326754
Date
1964-06-16
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Newsletter created by the Committee for Nonviolent Action (CNVA) in Miami that describes events taking plaing during the Quebec to Cuba Walk for Peace (1963-1964). The newsletter outlines specific demonstrations in Key West and Miami and discusses what will happen when the marchers arrive in Cuba. T...
Type
text

Florida Federation of Women's Clubs meeting at the newly opened Royal Palm State Park lodge.

24202
Date
1917
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC00045

Letter to Governor Graham from George Adams about the 1980 Miami Riots

326676
Date
1980-05-22
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Ft. Lauderdale resident George Adams expressing intense hostility and disapproval of Graham's display of public sympathy toward Miami's black community in the wake of 1980 Miami Riots. "In all my life I never heard such stupidity and groveling to the Blacks by a co...
Type
text

Governor for a Day

322319
Date
2015-04-03
Collection
Blog Posts

Proposed Survey of South Florida, 1855

323179
Date
1855
Collection
Florida Maps
Type
stillimage

Memorandum from CORE, Report of Cities with New Lunch Counters, December 8, 1960

331524
Date
1960-12-08
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
CORE memo reporting the cities in the United States where new lunch counters have opened since February 1, 1960. A total of 126 lunch counters opened.
Type
text

Florida Gift List

295143
Date
2013-12-18
Collection
Blog Posts

Proposed Map of Everglades National Park, 1934

322990
Date
1934
Collection
Florida Maps
Type
stillimage

Map of Everglades Drainage District, 1914

322987
Date
1914
Collection
Florida Maps
Type
stillimage

Interview with Alligator wrestler Richard Bowers

238288
Date
1983-05-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Bowers, an alligator wrestler at Native Village near Hollywood Reservation, was born in Fort Lauderdale in 1955. In the interview, he discusses growing up in a rural family and learning to alligator wrestle after a 4-H agent suggested he try it. He learned the practice from J...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-109
Item ID
C83-110

Recording of fiddler Amy Cox training apprentice Bob Murphy

235978
Date
1991-06-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette (DAT tape). Amy Cox began playing with her father Gerry and mother Regina in the Homegrown String Band in 1982 at the age of eight. They played the Florida Folk Festival from 1983 through the 1990s. A copy of their album, Little Streams of Whiskey, can be found in S 1640, box 21. ...
Type
Sound