Scope and Contents
The George Whitfield notebook contains records of transactions between 1859 and 1864 and as well as lists of slaves, tax lists, and receipts. It is revealing as to his character, general standing and financial responsibility.
- created: 1859-1864
- Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1962
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
George Whitfield was an enslaver and trader as well as somewhat active in politics in antebellum Florida.
1.00 items (1 Folder)
0 Linear Feet
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Source of Acquisition
Gift of Mrs. Sydney V. Coxetter
Processed March 24, 1964
- Whitfield notebook
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