Interior view showing front hall and stairway in the Knott House Museum at 301 E. Park Ave. in Tallahassee, Florida.

258687
Date
Not before 1996
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
VF0081

Interior view showing dining room in the Knott House Museum at 301 E. Park Ave. in Tallahassee, Florida.

258688
Date
Not before 1996
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
VF0080

Close-up view of the Knott House Museum at 301 E. Park Ave. in Tallahassee, Florida.

258689
Date
Not before 1996
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
VF0079

Old Punta Rassa

295245
Date
2015-05-08
Collection
Blog Posts

Flier for a reenactment of the Battle of Olustee, 1978

297344
Date
1978
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Flier advertising the second annual reenactment of the Battle of Olustee at the Olustee Battlefield in Baker County, Florida. The event was set for February 18-19, 1978. The First Regiment of Florida Volunteers (reenactors) put on the event.
Type
text

Historical marker at the Knott House Museum in Tallahassee.

295024
Date
2015
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
DG01815

Edmund Cottle Weeks

295155
Date
2014-03-10
Collection
Blog Posts

The Forgotten History of Lincolnville

322317
Date
2016-08-19
Collection
Blog Posts

Needs More Salt (Florida in the Civil War Series)

254520
Date
July 1862
Collection
Blog Posts

BREVARD FAMILY PAPERS (continued) - Box: 8 Folder: 1 Item: 1

181478
Collection
Call and Brevard Family Papers

CALL FAMILY PAPERS - Box: 1 Folder: 6 Item: 7

180852
Collection
Call and Brevard Family Papers
Description
Draft of Letter, November 1, 1860, Richard K. Call, Lake Jackson, to Mr. Hart (editor, Tallahassee Sentinel newspaper), 12 pp., explicating at length his unionist, pro-slavery views in response to ''your remarks on the speech delivered by me . . . on the 29th. . . I did not advocate resistance to th...

State v. Luke, a Slave

260659
Date
1853
Collection
Supreme Court Records
Description
Many antebellum cases before Florida’s Territorial Court of Appeals and Supreme Court involved individuals who left little evidence of their lives in the historical record. This is especially true for cases involving slaves. In 1853, the Florida Supreme Court considered the case of Luke, a slav...
Lower Court
St. Johns County
Type
text

Forbes v. Apalachicola Land Company

260661
Date
1853
Collection
Supreme Court Records
Description
This case, Forbes v. Apalachicola Land Company, is one component of a larger, prolonged series of legal disputes over what is known as the Forbes Purchase. Between 1804 and 1811, representatives of the Creeks and Seminoles ceded approximately 1.2 million acres of land to the firm of John Forbes & ...
Lower Court
Franklin County
Type
text

Digitizing the Governor Milton Letterbook (Part One)

295131
Date
2013-10-24
Collection
Blog Posts

The Old Stagecoach Line

321981
Date
2016-06-10
Collection
Blog Posts

Aunt Aggie's Unusual Garden

294526
Date
2015-04-24
Collection
Blog Posts

The Wakulla Swamp Volcano

295234
Date
2014-11-19
Collection
Blog Posts

Fort Clinch State Park Opening, November 16, 1940 - program

324350
Date
1940-11-16
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program outlining the events of the formal opening of Fort Clinch State Park in Fernandina on November 16, 1940 as well as a breif history.
Type
text

It'll Cure What Ails Ya!

295230
Date
2014-11-05
Collection
Blog Posts

Jefferson County, Florida Freedmen's Contract, 1867

246036
Date
30, 1867-01-30
Collection
Significant Documents
Description
Following the end of the Civil War, both black and white Floridians faced enormous political, social, and economic changes. The Thirteenth, Fourteenth, and Fifteenth Amendments brought a measure of political equality, which unfortunately would not last after the end of Reconstruction. African-Americ...
Type
text

History of Lafayette County

321123
Date
1940-09
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Lafayette County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Florida's Union Bank

295221
Date
2014-09-24
Collection
Blog Posts

CALL FAMILY PAPERS (continued) - Box: 4 Folder: 1 Item: 1

181153
Collection
Call and Brevard Family Papers
Description
Notebook, ca. 1855-1860, inscribed on cover ''T.W. Brevard,'' containing writings and speeches on government, politics, philosophy, law, and jurisprud...
Description
/FMP/CallBrevard/images/04-01-01-119.jpg

History of Lafayette County

321122
Date
1939
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Lafayette County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

History of Alachua County

321075
Date
1936-11-09
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Alachua County, Florida from the perspective of Dr. J. Dawkins Tench, collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

United States v. Schooner Emperor

260668
Date
1839
Collection
Supreme Court Records
Description
With its long coastline, numerous bays, inlets, and treacherous reefs, Florida presented unique problems for the creation and enforcement of maritime law. One consequence of Florida’s coastal geography and proximity to the Caribbean was that the territory served as a frequent terminus for the ill...
Lower Court
United States Supreme Court
Type
text

United States vs. Schooner Emperor (1839)

295138
Date
2013-11-18
Collection
Blog Posts

Battle of Olustee (February 20, 1864)

295149
Date
2014-02-20
Collection
Blog Posts

The Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine

295190
Date
2014-07-10
Collection
Blog Posts

In Plain Sight: Secrets Beneath the Sands of Higgs Beach

295192
Date
2014-07-18
Collection
Blog Posts