Tampa, Florida - pamphlet, 1910

318831
Date
1910
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Promotional Pamphlet for Tampa, published by the Tampa Board of Trade in 1910. Topics covered include a brief history of the city, popular accommodations for visitors, economic data, information about education and health facilities, climate data, and other information designed to attract potential ...
Type
text

Sumter County Answers to Chapter 14 of Revised Manual

321157
Date
1939
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Overview of County Commissioners Minutes of Sumter County, Florida transcribed by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey. Verifications also included.
Type
text

Historical Sketch of Leon County

321129
Date
1941-12
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Leon County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Askew Inaugural Detail

297429
Date
1975-01-07
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for Florida Highway Patrol detail for the 1975 Askew inauguration.
Type
text

Reubin Askew Inauguration Program

297430
Date
1971-01-05
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for the 1971 inauguration of Reubin Askew
Type
text

Constitution of 1865

189093
Date
1865
Collection
Florida's Early Constitutions
Description
In October 1865, delegates convened to reestablish Florida as part of the United States by revoking the state’s Ordinance of Secession and passing a new state constitution. The state remained under martial law, however, and Congress refused to seat legislators from the former Confederate states un...
Type
text

Constitution of 1885

189169
Date
1885
Collection
Florida's Early Constitutions
Description
Delegates convened in June 1885 to revise Florida’s state constitution. The existing constitution had been in effect since 1868, when it was adopted as part of Florida’s reentry into the United States following the Civil War. The 1885 constitution legitimized poll taxes as a prerequisite for vot...
Type
text

Pamphlet - A Winter in Fort George, Florida, ca. 1888

297561
Date
1888
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Pamphlet advertising Fort George Island, located in Duval County near the mouth of the St. Johns River. The pamphlet was published by the Fort George Island Company, and includes a map of proposed developments, engravings of the island, climate information, and testimonials from visitors.
Type
text

Constitution of 1838

189087
Date
1838
Collection
Florida's Early Constitutions
Description
In December 1838, delegates convened at St. Joseph to form Florida’s first state constitution. The convention completed its work in January 1839, although Florida was not officially admitted to the Union as a state until March 3, 1845.
Type
text

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