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Register for May 31st Program: Jacksonville’s Greatest Landmarks

In honor of National Preservation Month, Wayne W. Wood, the “godfather of Jacksonville History,” is speaker for the Jacksonville Historical Society annual meeting, Jacksonville’s Greatest Landmarks — Past, Present, Preserved and Endangered, on May 31st at Old St. Andrews, 317 A. Philip Randolph Blvd. beginning with a reception at 630pm, followed by the program at 7pm. […]

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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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Update: Window displays at City Hall awarded 2017 Historic Preservation Award

The Jacksonville Historical Society’s City Hall windows project will receive a 2017 Jacksonville Historic Preservation Award for its coordination of history displays in the Duval Street windows at City Hall. Also awarded are the Dukeeville Historical Society, Mandarin Museum and Historical Society, Mandarin Community Club, San Marco Preservation, and the Springfield Improvement Association and Archives. […]

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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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