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Sam Lamar Collection

Identifier: HP 2007-080

Scope and Contents

The Sam Lamar Collection consists mainly of correspondence, photographs, and other documents from 1946-1951 related to his time as a student at the Tallahassee Branch of the University of Florida (TBUF) and later Florida State University.

Online Copies Available

Select materials from this collection have been digitized and are available through the FSU Digital Library as part of a larger photograph collection.


  • Created: 1938-2005
  • Other: Majority of material found in Mid- to late-1940s


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

To request permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from the archives, please contact Heritage & University Archives, Florida State University Libraries, Tallahassee, Florida. Researchers must obtain separate permission from the copyright holders of material held within University Archives collections for which the institution does not hold copyright.


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Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged in folders in alphabetical order by topic, and also has two artifacts.

Source of Acquisition

Sam Lamar

Method of Acquisition

Donated to Heritage Protocol through the Alumni Association.

Processing Information

Entered 28 January 2009

Sam Lamar Collection
Katie Adams
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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