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FSU Libraries Florida Reference File

Identifier: MSS 2018-003

Scope and Contents

Materials collected by Florida State University Libraries, documenting people, places, and other subjects related to the state of Florida, including publications, newsclippings, and ephemera.

Online Copies Available

Select materials from this collection have been digitized and are available through the FSU Digital Library.


  • Created: 1806-2009


Conditions Governing Access

This 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 and 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.


113.50 Linear Feet

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Arrangement Note

This collection was orginally created as a vertical file collection covering the state of Florida. It is arranged in 2 series: 1. Biographies and 2. General Subjects. The series are arranged alphabetically by personal name, subject, and location.

Related Materials

For content specific to Florida State University history, see also: FSU Vertical Files Collection, Heritage & University Archives, Florida State University Libraries, Tallahassee, Florida.

Processing Information

Container list created by Taylor Fisk Henning and April Martin in August 2018.

FSU Libraries Florida Reference File
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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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