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Record Group Number: 000103
Series/Collection Number: .S 136
Creator: Florida. Governor (1971-1979 : Askew)
Title, Dates: Appointment and resignation files, 1971-1978.
Amount: 21.50 cubic ft.
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Organization/Arrangement: Alphabetical.
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Summary:     The series documents the appointments made and resignations accepted by Governor Reubin O'D. Askew from 1971 to 1978.  It contains the appointments to state boards, county offices, judicial circuit judges, district court of appeals judges, and junior college boards.  Interspersed throughout the appointments are resignations from various appointed officials.  The folders containing the information from the nominating commission's are a good source of dates for appointments and resignations.
    The miscellaneous appointment material box contains press releases concerning appointments from 1975 - 1978, Senate appointment approval letters, legal correspondence concerning appointments and correspondence concerning the appointment of the Insurance Commissioner and State Treasurer.  In addition, there are two separate boxes of resignation letters for state and county officials.
Finding Aids: Folder listing available.
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Subject Access Fields: Resignations.
Florida Officials and employees
Added Entries Askew, Reubin O'D., 1928-

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