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RSVP for April 20th Program: Andrew Jackson in Florida

Join the Jacksonville Historical Society and co-sponsor, The Hermitage, on April 20th for a 6:30pm reception and book signing, followed by a 7pm program with authors and speakers, Dr. Sherry Johnson and Dr. James G. Cusick. Andrew Jackson is one of the most controversial figures in Florida history. He invaded Pensacola, the capital of Spanish-controlled […]

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JHS program honored with 2017 Historic Preservation Award!

The February 2017 program at the Jacksonville Historical Society, Civil Right Struggles, from the Beach to the Courthouse was held at Old St. Andrews Church, co-sponsored by the Jacksonville Chapter of the Federal Bar Association and the Daniel Webster Perkins Bar Association of Jacksonville. Demonstrations in St. Augustine, led by giants of history such as […]

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2017 Jacksonville Historical Society Photo Contest

The Jacksonville Historical Society Photo Contest, Jacksonville Through the Lens, is generously underwritten by a grant from William H. Jeter, Jr. and Deanne M. Clark. ENTER CONTEST BY CONTEST DEADLINE OF August 1, 2017. The grand prize winner will receive $1,000. The Grand Prize winner and other prize winners will be announced at a Photo […]

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