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Scrapbook: Jacksonville Sit-Ins, Freedom Riders, Ax Handle Saturday And Naacp Youth Council Meetings. Mar 2018

Scrapbook: Jacksonville Sit-Ins, Freedom Riders, Ax Handle Saturday And Naacp Youth Council Meetings.

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

This compilation by Hurst includes articles related to sit-ins, Ax Handle Saturday, desegregating hiring policies, freedom riders and other events related to civil rights in Jacksonville, Florida. Circa 1957-1965


Program: Ucf Book Festival Apr 2010

Program: Ucf Book Festival

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

University of Central Florida Book Festival on April 17, 2010 at the Morgridge International Reading Center. Author Rodney Hurst is featured on page 27.


Postcard: Fifty Years Later, Revisiting Ax Handle Saturday In Jacksonville, Florida Feb 2010

Postcard: Fifty Years Later, Revisiting Ax Handle Saturday In Jacksonville, Florida

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

Invitation to a reception honoring Mr. Rodney L. Hurst, Sr. on Tuesday, February 9th, 2010. At the Lufrano Intercultural Gallery. University of North Florida Student Union. Folder 3


Program: Jacksonville District Celebrates Black History Month Feb 2010

Program: Jacksonville District Celebrates Black History Month

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

Program in celebration of Black History Month and Black Economic Empowerment. February 4, 2010


Name Tags: Badges At Northeast Florida Book Festivals. 2008-2010. Jan 2010

Name Tags: Badges At Northeast Florida Book Festivals. 2008-2010.

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

This file includes name tags from the Florida Historical Society Annual Meeting with Rodney Hurst, Stetson Kennedy Award winner 2009. The Much Ado About Books Festival. Featured speaker Rodney Hurst at the Amelia Island Book Festival, and the Florida Heritage Book Festival in St. Augustine, Florida. September 12-13, 2008. Folder 2.


Program: "Stony The Road We Trod." A Look Back At Ax Handle Saturday. Jan 2010

Program: "Stony The Road We Trod." A Look Back At Ax Handle Saturday.

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

A look back at Ax Handle Saturday. Ritz Theatre and Museum exhibit, 2010


Certificate: Appreciation To Rodney Hurst From Durkeeville Historical Society Jun 2009

Certificate: Appreciation To Rodney Hurst From Durkeeville Historical Society

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

Certificate of appreciation to Rodney Hurst for his valuable contributions to Durkeeville Historical Society Inc. June 27, 2009.


Program: Jacksonville Historic Preservation Commission Preservation Awards May 2009

Program: Jacksonville Historic Preservation Commission Preservation Awards

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

Jacksonville Historical Preservation Commission awards held on May 1, 2009


Certificate Of Appreciation Presented To Rodney Hurst For Participation In The Enaable And Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida 2009 Black History Month Celebration Feb 2009

Certificate Of Appreciation Presented To Rodney Hurst For Participation In The Enaable And Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida 2009 Black History Month Celebration

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

A certificate presented to Rodney Hurst in appreciation for participation in the ENAABLE and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida 2009 Black History Month celebration. February 17, 2009


Certificate: To Rodney Hurst For Participation In Writer's Digest 16th Annual Self-Published Book Awards Jan 2009

Certificate: To Rodney Hurst For Participation In Writer's Digest 16th Annual Self-Published Book Awards

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

A certificate of Participation for "It was never about a hot dog and a Coke! in the Life Stories category. 2009


Program: Jacksonville Urban League 35th Anniversary Equal Opportunity Luncheon. Oct 2008

Program: Jacksonville Urban League 35th Anniversary Equal Opportunity Luncheon.

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

An Equal Opportunity Luncheon on Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront.


Certificate: 2008 Sabrina Awards Best Non Fiction And Top Three Pick. Jul 2008

Certificate: 2008 Sabrina Awards Best Non Fiction And Top Three Pick.

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

A winner for "It was Never About a Hotdog and a Coke!" at the Sabrina Awards, July 31, 2008


Certificate: Appreciation To Rodney Hurst For Urban Education Summit. Oct 2004

Certificate: Appreciation To Rodney Hurst For Urban Education Summit.

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

A certificate of appreciation for serving as a panelist at The Education Urban Summit: "Call for Action in Education" October 26, 2004


Information Packet For The Civil Rights Movement In Florida Conference. June 3-6, 2004. St. Petersburg, Florida Jun 2004

Information Packet For The Civil Rights Movement In Florida Conference. June 3-6, 2004. St. Petersburg, Florida

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

Information packet from USF to Rodney Hurst confirming him as panelist for "The Civil Rights Movement in Florida" Conference. Folder 3


Program: Florida Historic Site Marker Unveiling, August 27, 2002 Aug 2002

Program: Florida Historic Site Marker Unveiling, August 27, 2002

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

Program for Florida historic site marker unveiling commemorating the August 27, 1960 Civil Rights Demonstration in downtown Jacksonville. Tuesday, August 27, 2002 at Hemming Plaza


Program: Ax Handle Saturday 40th Anniversary, August 26, 2000 Aug 2000

Program: Ax Handle Saturday 40th Anniversary, August 26, 2000

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

A program for the 40th anniversary of "Ax Handle" Saturday. August 26, 2000 at Hemming Plaza, Historic Snyder Memorial.


Program: In Memoriam Of The Late Rutledge H. Pearson, Sr. May 1967

Program: In Memoriam Of The Late Rutledge H. Pearson, Sr.

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

Funeral program for Rutledge H. Pearson, Sr. Saturday, May 6, 1967 at Shiloh Metropolitan Baptist Church.


Program: Naacp Freedom Banquet And Biography Of Speaker Charles Evers Sep 1966

Program: Naacp Freedom Banquet And Biography Of Speaker Charles Evers

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

Freedom Banquet held on Friday, September 2, 1966. Charles Evers, brother of Medgar Evers was the keynote speaker.


Flyer: Naacp List Of Grievances. Jan 1965

Flyer: Naacp List Of Grievances.

Textual material from the Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. Papers

NAACP list of exclusionary and segregationist grievances. Circa 1957-1965. Folder 2