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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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February 23rd Program: Civil Rights Struggles

Civil Rights Struggles, from the beach to the Courthouse Please note the time change: Reception: 6pm Program: 630pm This observation of Black History Month connects Jacksonville to some of the Civil Rights era’s most pivotal events, which took place in Northeast Florida. Demonstrations in St. Augustine, led by giants of history such as Dr. Martin […]

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2016 People’s Choice Award for the Gingerbread House Extravaganza!

The 2016 Gingerbread House Extravaganza’s People’s Choice winner is “Diagon Alley” created by Logan Tolar and Catherine Slung! This vote is compiled by people who attended the Extravaganza and were asked to select their favorite gingerbread house/creation. The runner’s up for the People’s Choice award were 2) “Home Sweet Homosassa” created by Jean Grimsley, Sophie […]

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