Letter from John Blunt to William S. Pope, May 3, 1833

255636
Date
1833-06-03
Collection
Significant Documents
Description
Creek Indian society underwent significant changes in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. Among these were the introduction of African slavery, the movement of some individuals away from communal property and towards private land ownership, and the emergence of nativist religious leaders committ...
Type
text

St. Vincent Island

321976
Date
2016-04-18
Collection
Blog Posts

The Dixie Highway Comes to Florida

321979
Date
2016-05-10
Collection
Blog Posts

U.S. Coast Survey, Florida Peninsula, 1862

323165
Date
1862
Collection
Florida Maps
Type
stillimage

Quincy Goes Better with a Coke

324844
Date
2017-01-24
Collection
Blog Posts

Historical Sketch of Hernando County

321112
Date
1936-11-25
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Hernando County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Lanark by the Sea

274027
Date
2015-01-09
Collection
Blog Posts

Planting Seeds

332831
Date
2018-04-27
Collection
Blog Posts
Type
text

Land Grant from the Upper Creeks, Lower Creeks and Seminoles to Thomas Brown

254596
Date
1783-03-01
Collection
Significant Documents
Description
This document, found among records related to Fatio v. Dewees (1838), represents an enclosure originally submitted by H. Lee IV to Florida territorial judge Augustus Brevoort Woodward in September 1824. Lee sought Woodward’s assistance in securing claim to property purchased by his father, General...
Type
text

Steamboat Company Documents, 1885, 1887

246039
Date
1885
Collection
Significant Documents
Description
Hubbard L. Hart was a native of Guildford, Vermont who was born on May 4, 1827. In 1852 he moved to Savannah, Georgia, and opened a stagecoach line that carried U.S. mail. Three years later he moved to Florida and opened a similar line linking Palatka and Tampa. By 1860 he had built a wharf at Palat...
Type
text

A Brief Account of the Saint Johns Railway of Florida, 1961

318829
Date
1961
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Booklet by Greville Bathe entitled "A Brief Account of the Saint Johns Railway of Florida." The booklet explains the history of the Saint Johns Railway Company of Florida, and includes drawings of scenes along the railway. Included at the end are an advertisement for the line and a "special limited ...
Type
text

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

246021
Date
1852
Collection
Significant Documents
Description
Florida’s need for a system of higher education was recognized as early as 1828, when Governor William Pope DuVal called for the creation of a seminary or college within the territory. However, the Legislature did not act upon the idea until 1851, when the General Assembly passed a bill authorizin...
Type
text

Historical Sketch of DeSoto County

321097
Date
1939
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of DeSoto County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Historical Sketch of Wakulla County

321165
Date
1942-03
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Wakulla County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Richard Keith Call Collection Now Online at Florida Memory

295160
Date
2014-04-09
Collection
Blog Posts

Johnson's Florida, 1863

323204
Date
1863
Collection
Florida Maps
Type
stillimage

Volusia County

321164
Date
1936-11-23
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Volusia County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Origin and Development of Polk County

321149
Date
1938-02-21
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Polk County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

"Cedar Key Guide" brochure

297403
Date
1985
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure promoting the history, recreation, business, and culture of Cedar Key.
Type
text

Baker County Notes

321079
Date
1938-02-03
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Baker County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

History of Jefferson County

321121
Date
1939
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Jefferson County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Escambia County Florida

321101
Date
1939
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Escambia County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Oaths of Loyalty to the United States of America

259744
Date
2013-06-17
Collection
Blog Posts

Wakulla County- Florida's last uncrowded playground Brochure

324388
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure on information about Wakulla County
Type
text

Historical Sketch of Putnam County

321151
Date
1937-04-05
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Putnam County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

Rainbow Springs tourist attraction sale presentation package, 1954

327613
Date
1954
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Rainbow Springs, "Florida's most rapidly growing attraction," sale presentation package, 1954
Type
text

Walton County

321167
Date
1939
Collection
WPA County Histories
Description
Brief history of Walton County, Florida collected by the Works Progress Administration's Historical Records Survey.
Type
text

History of Olympia - Picture City - booklet

297497
Date
1926-01-01
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Booklet advertising the planned community of Olympia or Picture City in Martin County on Florida's Atlantic coast. The booklet describes the planned community, provides maps, and outlines the benefits of settling in the area. Olympia - Picture City was to be located on the Dixie Highway and the Flor...
Type
text

McLeod Diary

260495
Date
1864
Collection
McLeod Diary
Type
text

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