Letter from John D. Pittman to His Mother, Martha W. Pittman, 1860

339294
Date
1860-11-06
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from John D. Pittman to his mother, Martha W. Pittman, written while he was a student at the University of Virginia. He discusses his time at school, the election of 1860 and the likelihood of Abaraham Lincoln becoming president. Pittman expresses his displeasure at the possibility of Lincoln...
Type
text

Correspondence regarding completion of production of "Through the TV Tube," August 1964

326647
Date
1964-08-03
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Correspondence between Florida Institute for Continuing University Studies Assistant Dean William G. Mitchell and Nancy Benda thanking her for her performance on "Through the TV Tube," August 3, 1964. 
Type
text

Hamilton County, Florida, Brochure, 1964

339300
Date
1964
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A brochure advertising Hamilton County to potential visitors and businesses. This brochure contains information about the history of Hamilton County as well as industry statistics, places to live and recreational actvities.
Type
text

Flier for the 1996 World's Best Short Story Contest sponsored by the FSU Department of English

297351
Date
1996
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A flier calling for entries to the 1996 World's Best Short Short Story Contest, sponsored by the Florida State University Department of English. The flier explains the rules and other pertinent details about the contest, and lists winners from previous years.
Type
text

Program for the Groundbreaking of the R.A. Gray Building In Tallahassee, 1973

331432
Date
1973-11-07
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

The Core of the Matter Newsletter, Tallahassee, July 1963

331510
Date
1963-07
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
The Core of the Matter newsletter, volume 1, number 2, published by the Tallahassee Committee of Racial Equality, with information about student stand-ins at movie theaters; a description of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE); a reprint of a telegram sent by Patricia Stephens Due of CORE to Pres...
Type
text

Letter from John J. Blair to Judge Leo Luke Fabisinski Regarding Virgil Hawkins Case, June 12, 1956

333645
Date
1956-06-12
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from John J. Blair, a member of Governor LeRoy Collins' Advisory Committee on Race Relations, to Judge Leo Luke Fabisinski, another member of the committee. The letter provides a timeline of events in the case of Virgil Hawkins, an African American man seeking admission to the law school at t...
Type
text

Letter from Estelle J.M. Greene to Roxcy Bolton, 1972

331461
Date
1972-07-01
Collection
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Description
Letter from Estelle J.M. Greene inviting Roxcy Bolton to the 1972 Women's Rights Day celebration held at the American Association of University Women, Miami Branch. Bolton was to be recognized for her contributions to equal rights for women.
Type
text

ERA Depends Upon YOU The Individual Program, Miami, November 13, 1976

331516
Date
1976-11-13
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for the ERA Miami workshop held by ERA America.
Type
text

Prospectus of the Koreshan University 1894

297467
Date
1894-01-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Prospectus of the Koreshan University 1894 List of Teachers
Type
text

Pamphlet for The Pioneer University of Koreshan Universology

297465
Date
1895
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Pamphlet of the Curriculum of Pioneer University of the Koreshan University System
Type
text

Petition to Establish the East Florida Seminary in Alachua County, 1852

339317
Date
1852
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A petition calling upon the General Assembly to establish a seminary for East Florida at Newnansville, which was then the county seat for Alachua County. Written in 1852 and signed by 150 white male residents of Alachua County, the petition provides the names of a substantial number of the total pop...
Type
text

License plate contest entry featuring drawing of sunglasses with reflection of Florida West Coast.

327606
Date
1985
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
License plate contest entry submitted by University of North Florida student Stacey M Schroeder. Design features "sunglasses with reflection of Florida West Coast."
Type
image

Poster describing the Florida Women's Hall of Fame, 1984

297327
Date
1984
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Poster describing the Florida Women's Hall of Fame, Governor and Mrs. Bob Graham, Lieutenant Governor and Mrs. Wayne Mixson, and the Governor's Commission on the Status of Women. The poster identifies the 1984 inductees, including Barbara Landstreet Frye, Zora Neale Hurston, Julia Tuttle, Roxcy O'Ne...
Type
text

Florida State Agricultural College Closing Exercises and Commencement Program, 1892

333840
Date
1892
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A program announcing the closing exercises and commencement at Florida State Agricultural College. The program lists the events happening each day from June 12-15, 1892.
Type
text

Correspondence regarding production of "TV and the Classroom Teacher," October 1964

326644
Date
1964-10
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Correspondence between William Galbreath, Acting Production Coordinator of the Florida Institute for Continuing University Studies, and educational television star Nancy Benda about production of "TV and the Classroom Teacher." 
Type
text

Interfaith Prayer Service, Inauguration of Governor Bob Graham and Lt. Governor Wayne Mixson, 1983

329072
Date
1983-01-04
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Prayer service at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee in honor of the inauguration of Governor Bob Graham and Lieutenant Governor Wayne Mixson on January 4, 1983.
Type
text

Florida Parades for the ERA Pamphlet, 1975

331463
Date
1975-04-14
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Pamphlet advertising a parade for the ERA on April 14, 1975, in Tallahassee. The pamphlet is signed by Betty Friedan.
Type
text

Flier advertising the 1980 Miss Tallahassee Urban League Pageant

297345
Date
1980
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Flier advertising the Miss Tallahassee Urban League Pageant, to be held November 14, 1980 at the Charles Winterwood Theater on the Florida A&M University Campus. The flier features a photo of Kathy Moland, Miss Tallahassee Urban League 1979.
Type
text

Correspondence regarding production of "Through the TV Tube," May 1964

326646
Date
1964-05-12|1964-05-18
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Correspondence requesting Nancy Benda's performance in "Through the TV Tube" and her reply to the letter.
Type
text

The Merger Completed, Address of the President of Bethune-Cookman College, Daytona Beach, ca. 1931

333793
Date
1931
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This document includes an address by Mary McLeod Bethune, president of the Daytona Normal and Industrial Institute for Negro Girls. Bethune was addressing the Board of Education of the Methodist Episcopal Church as she was signing the deed to give the board control of the institute.
Type
text

Correspondence regarding production of "Through the TV Tube," June 1964

326645
Date
06-05-1964
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Correspondence regarding Florida Institute of Continuing University Studies production of educational television program "Through the TV Tube," June 1964. Nancy Benda starred in elementary episode titled "Taxation without Representation."
Type
text

8th Annual Stephen Foster Jeanie Auditions Brochure, 1959

333829
Date
1959-02-14
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A brochure for the eighth annual Jeanie auditions held at Stephen Foster Memorial in White Springs, Florida. The brochure includes a list of officers of the Florida Federation of Music Clubs; members of the Stephen Foster Memorial Commission; members of the Jeanie Committee; the judges of the compet...
Type
text

Map of Koreshan State Historic Site, ca. 1976

331385
Date
1976
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
The map shows the area involved with the delay of road expansion.
Type
image

Dedication of State Capitol

297431
Date
1978-03-31
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for the dedication of Florida's new state capitol.
Type
text

News from the Southern Conference Education Fund, October 27, 1960

331525
Date
1960-10-27
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
News from the Southern Conference Educational Fund in Louisville, Kentucky, updating the status of Richard Frank Parker, a white student imprisoned in Jacksonville during a sit-in demonstration. He received a lot of attention nationwide because his jaw was broken "when he was hit by a segregationist...
Type
text

CORE Press Release About Five Jailed Student Leaders Receiving Gandhi Award, June 29, 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

FAMU News Special, Tallahassee, October 21, 1963

331507
Date
1963-10-21
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
News special relating the sleep-in demonstrations of three FAMU students who were protesting the suspension of fellow students Patricia Stephens Due and Rubin Kenon.
Type
text

The Catalogue of Cookman Institute, Jacksonville, 1893-1894

333799
Date
1893
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This 1893-1894 catalog for the Cookman Institute in Jacksonville includes a list of faculty at the school; a list of former graduates; the roll for the school year; the course of study for students; a description of when the next session begins; a description of the night school; the location of the...
Type
text

Managing Poultry Under War-Time Conditions, 1943

336054
Date
1943-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Booklet about what substitutions can be made in the diet of poultry under wartime conditions; information about poultry nutrition; and tables with lists of recommended food substitutions.
Type
text

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