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Personal items of Florida State College for Women student Alice Nicholson (BS, Education, 1927). Items include photographs and a painting from her years at FSCW, as well as later Florida and LeRoy Collins related memorabilia. (See box list.)
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Select materials from this collection have been digitized and are available through the FSU Digital Library as part of a larger photograph collection.
This collection consists of two scrapbooks covering Tallahassee and Florida history for over a century, 1861-1961. The first scrapbook, "Chronology of Tallahassee and Florida History," consists of newspaper clippings and original documents including an aerial photograph of the Florida Capitol, the by-laws of the United Confederate Veterans, photographs of St. Johns Episcopal Church, and a pen and ink drawing of Wakulla Springs. The second scrapbook contains newspaper clippings and original documents such as inaugural programs. This second scrapbook deals with Florida governors, U.S. Presidents, and local Tallahassee history.
This collection consists of letters from LeRoy Collins to Dr. Daisy Parker. Among the subjects mentioned are Judge Taylor and Parker's campaign assistance. The fifth item in the collection is a copy of a letter to Malcolm Johnson that was enclosed in a 1968 letter to Dr. Parker.
This collection is comprised of fourteen scrapbooks assembled by Robert A. Gray and includes a typewritten introduction. Most of the scrapbooks consist of miscellaneous items such as photographs, clippings and letters pertaining to Gray's public and private life arranged in no discernible order with handwritten or typed commentary. Also known as MSS 0-131.
Photocopies of letters and briefs regarding the Seminole Indians in Florida and specifically the Everglades Miccosukee Tribe. Correspondents include Grady L. Crawford, Virgil H. Harington, Richard W. Ervin, LeRoy Collins and Max Denton. Also included in the collection is a "Proposed Charter of the Seminole Indians of Florida," and a brief entitled, "The Miccosukee Nation Identity and Rights," written by the Counsel for the Everglades Miccosukee Tribes of Seminole Indians.
Also known as MSS 1-15.
Sound recordings and transcripts of interviews for project "An Oral History of the Civil Rights Movement in Tallahassee, Florida 1956-1966: Personal Interviews with Key Civil Rights Leaders, Spokesmen, and Participants," prepared by Dr. Jackson Lee Ice for the Center for the Study of Southern Culture and Religion, Department of Religion, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL. Supported by a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation.
This collection contains research materials used by Martin Dyckman for his 2006 book about former Governor Leroy Collins titled Floridian of His Century. Research materials include speeches from Leroy Collins before he became governor; an interview transcript with Premier Khrushchev during Collins' trip to the Soviet Union; newspaper columns written by Collins for the St. Peterburg Times and transcripts and audio recordings of interviews conducted by Dyckman.
- Florida State University Libraries. Manuscripts Collections 6
- Manuscripts 6
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 4
- Correspondence 4
- Florida. Governor (1955-1961 : Collins) 4
- Florida--History 3
- Florida--Politics and government--1865-1950 3
- Newspapers 3
- Photographs 3
- Politicians--Florida--Biography 3
- Programs 3
- Tallahassee (Fla.)--History 3
- Audiocassettes 2
- Florida State University Libraries. Claude Pepper Library 2
- Florida State University Libraries. Heritage & University Archives 2
- Florida--Politics and government 2
- Florida--Politics and government--1951- 2
- Interviews. 2
- Legal documents. 2
- Legislators--Florida 2 ∧ less
- Florida. Governor 4
- Adams, Tom, 1917- 3
- Bryant, Farris, 1914-2002 3
- Carlton, Doyle Elam, 1885-1972 3
- Johnson, Malcolm B., 1913-1989 3
- Bailey, Thomas D. 2
- Burns, Haydon, 1912-1987 2
- Holland, Spessard L. (Spessard Lindsey), 1892-1971 2
- Johns, Charley 2
- Killian, Lewis M. 2
- Smith, Charles U. 2
- Warren, Fuller, 1905-1973 2
- Abel, Howard P. 1
- Almarode, Richard L. 1
- American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business 1
- Anderson, Russell Lloyd, 1907- 1
- Anthony, Bill 1
- Arkus, Harry M. 1
- Askew, Reubin O'D., 1928-2014 1 ∧ less