Biographical Sketch for Jacksonville's Bicentennial

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All seven questions (listed below) are entirely optional. Not all questions will be applicable to every respondent. However, you are encouraged to consider every prompt and answer as many as you can.

If you're running short on time, go ahead and click "submit." You can revisit this form and submit additional answers at any time. 

Want to know what the collection will look like? You can check out an early preview here. We will continue to accept responses and update the collection through the end of 2022

If you have questions or would rather use the fillable .pdf form, please email us at


Digital Rights

By submitting the questionnaire, you agree to the following:  I unconditionally give the Jacksonville Public Library and its assigned successors, permission to digitize, host and publish online my biographical sketch, in perpetuity.


If you'd like to include a photo (such as a professional headshot) with your form, submit them via email to

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