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Andres Memoirs: 10 Acres and Freedom

 Collection — Box: 137
Identifier: MSS 75-8

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of memoir that tells about the two Andres brothers' family episodes following their answer to an advertisement "Ten acres and freedom" which offered property for sale in Florida, from their arrival in Fort McCoy, Florida, in the fall of 1914 and the years following. An index of persons in the memoirs is included in the collection, along with seven photographs.


  • Created: Majority of material found in circa 1914

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Florida State University Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


8 items

0 Linear Feet

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Source of Acquisition

Mr. and Mrs. Emile B. Roth

Processing Information

Processed May 20, 1975

Andres Memoirs: 10 Acres and Freedom
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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

116 Honors Way
PO Box 3062047
Tallahassee FL 32306-2047 US