News & Events
American Archives Month 2016
October is American Archives Month! The State Archives of Florida is celebrating American Archives Month 2016 with special events to help you make the most of our state’s archival treasures.
The Division of Historical Resources and its partners are hosting special events for the remainder of 2016 and throughout 2017 in celebration of Preservation 50. This nationwide initiative celebrates the 50th anniversary of the signing of the National Historic Preservation Act by President Lyndon B. Johnson on October 15, 1966. There's a story here! Find out how to get involved!
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In the News
The Florida Department of State and the Florida Historic Golf Trail appreciates the support of late golfing legend, Arnold Palmer.
- 12/5/2016 - Secretary Detzner Announces Recent Designation of the Norman Studios as a National Historic Landmark
- 11/18/2016 - Secretary Detzner Announces Recent Designation of Menéndez Encampment Site on the National Register of Historic Places
- 11/17/2016 - Elgin Jumper: A Seminole’s Story at the Museum of Florida History
- 11/15/2016 - A.C. Read Golf Club Featured as Florida Historic Golf Trail Course of the Month
- 11/14/2016 - Giving Thanks: 17th-Century Food Traditions at Mission San Luis
About Viva Florida
Building on the success of Viva Florida 500 in 2013, The Florida Department of State continues to work with partners statewide to promote cultural and historical experiences through a multi-year campaign called Viva Florida, which promotes 12,000 years of Florida’s people, places and cultural achievements.