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William J. McCormick Diary

 Collection — Box: 152
Identifier: MSS 1970-008

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of the 1872 diary of Reverend William J. McCormick. The diary relates his daily activities and mentions the names of family members.

Also known as MSS 1-08 and MSS 0-285.


  • 1872

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.

Biographical or Historical Information

Reverend William J. McCormick was a Presbyterian minister in Gainesville, Florida and the vicinity from 1858 to 1883. At one time he was a teacher in East Florida Seminary at Gainesville and was also a city commissioner in Gainesville shortly after the Civil War.


1.00 folders (1 folder.)

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Source of Acquisition

Given by Guyte P. McCord

Processing Information

Processed May 1979

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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

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