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Twenty-second governor: January 7, 1913 to January 2, 1917
Party Affiliation: Prohibition
Lt. Governor: None
First Lady: Alice May Campbell Catts Florida Cabinet
Secretary of State:
Clay Crawford (1902-1929)
William V. Knott (1912-1917)
Ernest Amos (1917-1933)
J. C. (John Christian) Luning (1912-1928)
William Allen McRae (1912-1923)
Thomas F. West (1913-1917)
Van Cicero Swearingen (1917-1921)
Supt. of Public
William N. Sheats (1913-1922)
Florida Photographic Collection:
Images related to Sidney Catts.
Collections at the State Archives of Florida:
, University of West Florida. Papers Published Materials:
Deal, John Ricard. “Sidney Johnston Catts: Stormy Petrel of Florida Politics.” MA Thesis: University of Florida, 1949.
Lord, Dorothy. “Sidney J. Catts and the Gubernatorial Election of 1916.”
Apalachee (1963-1967). Chance, Jean. “Sidney J. Catts and the Press: A Study of Editorial Coverage of the 1916 Governors Race.” MA Thesis: University of Florida, 1969.
Cracker Messiah: Governor Sidney J. Catts of Florida. Baton Rouge, La: Lousiiana State University, 1977. Related Links:
Catts, Florida Governors' Portraits, Museum of Florida History.