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Bertie Badger Moyers Papers

Identifier: MSS 1987-005

Scope and Contents

The collection includes stories, serial rights, radio rights and scripts, and lyrics written by Bertie Badger Moyers. The radio and serial rights and scripts form the bulk of the collection and date from the early 1920s. Also included, is one book entitled Motion Picture Studio Directory and Trade Annual, in which there is an entry for Ms. Moyers on page 324.


  • Created: 1916-1964

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

Bertie Badger Moyers was born in Louisville, Kentucky on June 22, 1871, but in early childhood began coming to Central Florida with her parents for vacation. She and her husband Godfrey lived in thirty-five different places before settling in Winter Park, Florida. Moyers wrote screenplays, short stories, articles, radio scripts, and poetry. At 71, she became a song-writer, and some of her songs were heard on radio stations in Orlando, Florida. Her sister, Emily Badger Green, was a writer.


1.25 Linear Feet

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Source of Acquisition

Given by Moyers Family

Processing Information

Processed May 1987.

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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

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