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FSU. Florida State University Collections

 Record Group
Identifier: FSU
Includes collections related to people, organizations, events, and locations pertinent to Florida State University and its predecessor institutions. See also the FSU Classification Subgroups detailed to the right.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Florida State University Seminole Symbol Files

 Collection — Box 1817
Identifier: MSS 2008-023
Scope and Contents This collection is compirsed primarily of newspaper clippings and correspondence, and documents the controversy from 1991 through 2005 over FSU's use of Native American names and symbols representing Renegade and Osceola, the Seminoles, and their use in athletic merchandise. There is correspondence between representatives of the Seminole Tribe of Florida and the Florida Creek Indian Council with FSU reaffirming support for the Seminole name and Marching Chiefs over the use of the Seminole name, war chant, and "tomahawk chop" as well as letters between university officials about the President Dale Lick's Presidential Study Group on the Use of Seminole Symbolism and Tradition during...
Dates: Created: 1949-2005; Other: Majority of material found in 1992-1995; Other: Date acquired: 07/00/2007

Heritage Protocol Miscellaneous Documents, Publications, & Ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: HP 2007-00M
Scope and Contents Heritage Protocol Miscellaneous Documents, Publications, & Ephemera Collection. Collection of documents pertaining to Florida State University and its predecessor institutions.

Online Copies Available Select materials from this collection have been digitized and are available through the FSU Digital Library as part of a larger university publication collection.
Dates: Other: Dummy Date

Operation Coin Toss

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2011-005
Abstract Legal documents and case files of Operation Coin Toss from 2002-2004, a joint investigation with Florida State University Police Department, Tallahassee Police Department, and Florida Department of Law Enforcement regarding Adrian McPherson and gambling.
Dates: Created: 2002-2004; Other: Date acquired: 12/11/2011