Gainesville, FL—From October 21-26, 2014, UF history students will travel to eastern Virginia to discuss folklore, traditional crafts, and rural development with residents of Mathews and Middlesex Counties. The inaugural… Read More
Congratulations and good luck to Deborah Hendrix, Jessica Taylor, Matthew Simmons, Chelsea Carnes, Génesis Lara, Sarah Blanc, Diana Dombrowski, Dr. Paul Ortíz, and alumni Dr. Erin Conlin and Sarah McNamara!
Jeffrey Flanagan, who has volunteered for the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program through spring and summer 2014, recently completed a major project enabling SPOHP’s podcast collection to go online. He… Read More
June 2014 Reunion for the Largest Mass Arrest of Rabbis in US History Now Available Online: ‘Justice, Justice 1964′
16 rabbis protesting in St. Augustine at Martin Luther King Jr.’s request were arrested in June 1964. Video produced by SPOHP at the St. Augustine Jewish Historical Society reunion event.
The internship class, taught by Jessica Taylor and Matt Simmons, began August 25. Volunteers return to the week of September 1.
Dr. Block’s life and work at the University of Florida is remembered in the Gainesville Sun. His oral histories at SPOHP archives are in GHS 062 (1971) and UF 346 (2014).