Tallahassee Historical Society

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The Tallahassee Historical Society was organized on January 11, 1933 by W.T. Cash (State Librarian), Edward B. Eppes, and Robert S. Cotterill. It was originally named the Capital Historical Society. The Society promotes preservation of historic buildings; educates the public about Tallahassee's history; publishes a historical journal, "Apalachee"; and co-sponsors and provides judges for the Leon County History Fair. Its activities include monthly meetings from September through May, field trips to historic sites and districts, and an annual dinner in May. Its membership is open to all.

From the description of Records, 1933-1992. (Florida State Archive). WorldCat record id: 32413415

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referencedIn McCord, Guyte P. Guyte P. McCord, Sr. Collection, 1885-1961. Florida State University
referencedIn Richardson, Louise. Autograph and typed letters signed collection, 1895-1963. Florida State University
creatorOf Tallahassee Historical Society. Records, 1933-1992. Florida State Archive
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associatedWith McCord, Guyte P. person
associatedWith Richardson, Louise. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Tallahassee (Fla.)
Florida
Leon County (Fla.)
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History--Societies, etc
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Active 1933

Active 1992

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