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A Glimpse of Jacksonville’s Maritime Past

One of the joys of being an historian is discovering old documents that let us see into the past. The past is what happened. History is how we understand and explain the past, and we are constantly understanding it in new ways. Jacksonville is full of stories, which is what makes it such a fascinating place to practice history.

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Join us October 26 for The Race Cards

Too often, discussions about race either stay at surface-level or happen only among audiences steeped in knowledge about sociology, history, systemic racism and privilege. The goal of The Race Cards is to facilitate honest, authentic discussion around race in a way that is accessible to everyone

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