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Calvin Patterson Research Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: HP 2011-020
Scope and Contents The Calvin Patterson Research Collection contains digitized items such as articles, correspondence, and documents related to events and scholarships in memory of Calvin Patterson compiled by alumnus Tommy Warren.
Dates: Created: 1968-2009; Other: Date acquired: 05/27/2011

Campbell Stadium Fund records

 Collection — Container: 1453
Identifier: MSS 92-8
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials related to the Doak S. Campbell Stadium at Florida State University. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence and deposit records concerning financing of the stadium. There is also a ledger book and lists of stadium certificate holders which were purchased to finance the stadium.
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1950

Canter Brown History of the Florida Supreme Court Collection

 Collection — Container: stacks at Pepper
Identifier: MSS 2013-0610
Abstract The Canter Brown History of the Florida Supreme Court Collection contains news and correspondence, and research materials for Brown's publications about the history of the Florida Supreme Court.
Dates: Created: 1917-2005; Other: Date acquired: 06/10/2013

Captain Hugh Black Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 1964-022
Scope and Contents The papers include letters and one diary written during the Civil War (1863-1864) by Black to his wife, Mary Ann Black, from various places in Tennessee, Kentucky and Georgia and contain descriptions of army life and of the battlefields. There is also a series of letters and accounts (1901-1913) between Black and a Tallahassee merchant, Julius Diamond, two land deeds (1857-1858) relating to land of the Forbes' Purchases, and a letter to Black from J.B. Whitfield, Treasurer of the State of Florida and later a Supreme Court Justice. Additional materials consist of correspondence between Captain Hugh Black and his family between 1862-1864, as well as 2 photographs of Black...
Dates: Created: 1840-1913; Other: Date acquired: 01/30/1964

Captain J.L. Inglis Diary

 Collection — Box: 149
Identifier: MSS 1964-146
Scope and Contents Phototcopy of Captain J.L. Inglis' Civil War Diary (1861-1864).

Also known as MSS 0-146
Dates: Created: 1861-1864

Captain John Rogers Vinton Seminole War letter

 Collection — Box: 158
Identifier: MSS 0-251
Scope and Contents This item is a letter from Captain John Rogers Vinton at Fort New Smyrna, Florida and dated 1840. Addressed to his mother, it was written on his birthday and he wrote: "Since my last birthday, another year has passed over my head, and brought me to that period when it is my wont to make a retrospect of the past and pour out my thoughts to you. It has been a year of exile from civilized life - but not altogether profitless, and by no means an unhappy one..." His letter is highly religious and rather contradictory, as he wrote of having found "in the wilderness of Florida" many things pleasing to him. As Captain Vinton was at Fort Mellon and Fort Taylor in 1837 and 1838,...
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in June 20, 1840; Other: Date acquired: 02/02/1951

Captain Joseph A. Davison Papers

 Collection — Box: 142
Identifier: MSS 0-83
Abstract A collection of Civil War documents which are examples of efficiently organized military records. The papers contain many names of officers, non-commissioned officers, artificers, musicians, and privates, Captain J. A. Davison Papers - Civil War 1863
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1863; Other: Date acquired: 08/16/1965

Captain William Henry Chase Letter

 Collection — Box: 140
Identifier: MSS 0-54
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter from Captain William H. Chase of Pensacola, Florida, to Lieutenant A. H. Bowman, an Army Engineer, directing Bowman to make a survey of the Pensacola area to find a shorter navigation route. A partial transcript of the letter is also available.
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in January 25, 1829; Other: Date acquired: 02/06/1962

Carlton J. Corliss Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 79-1
Abstract The collection includes correspondence, publications, service records, diaries, memorabilia, articles, research notes, speeches, genealogical information, photographs, and scrapbooks created or collected by Carlton J. Corliss. The majority of the papers are related to railroads, various railway companies that Corliss worked for, and publications about railroads. Topics include the Florida East Coast Railway, the Illinois Central Railroad Company, the Association of American Railroads, Abraham Lincoln, Florida, public relations, and his book, MAIN LINE OF MID-AMERICA. The collection also includes some writings of Robert S. Chilton from his service in the State Department.
Dates: Created: 1859-1978

Carmine Regna Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HP 2010-015
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two letterman sweaters and a leather letterman jacket including the "F Club" emblem of the honor society for athletics, and four Southern Intercollegiate Gymnastics League) trophies.
Dates: Created: 1950-1954; Other: Date acquired: 14/06/2010

Caroline Louise Battle Collection

 Collection — Container: Box 1
Identifier: HP 2009-036
Scope and Contents Programs, pamphlets, booklets, and other documents and ephemera reflecting Caroline Louise Battle's time at Florida State College for Women.
Dates: Created: 1928-1932

Carolyne Doyle Richardson Scrapbook

 Collection — Container: 1 Box; Housed with Other Collections
Identifier: HP 2009-017
Scope and Contents Scrapbook containing personal photographs and ephemera of Florida State College for Women student Carolyne Doyle Richardson, Class of 1926 (AB, Modern Languages).

Online Copies Available Select materials from this collection have been digitized and are available through the FSU Digital Library.
Dates: Created: 1926

Carrie Forehand Crocker Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: HP 2007-025
Scope and Contents Personal items of Florida State College for Women student Carrie Forehand Crocker (formerly Carrie Lee Crocker) (BA, Home Economics, 1942). Items include papers and memorabilia related to her participation in student organizations, the Dining Room Girls, and assorted student related activities. (See box list.)
Dates: Created: 1931-1947; Other: Majority of material found in 1938-1942

Carter Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0-269
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two documents, one a sales contract in Old German, and the other an executory contract in the Danish language. The sales contract is a manuscript document in Old German script on parchment, dated Altona, Germany, November 25, 1782, and signed by the Provisor of the Town Church, Holy Spirit Church. The contract is between the Holy Spirit Church and Mrs. Sophia Hedwig Witt, whereby she purchased the rights to certain burial grounds in the Church Cemetery of Altona, with the right to build a burial vault for up to 46 bodies. The other document is an executory contract written in the Danish language and dated Copenhagen, Denmark, November 10,...
Dates: Created: 1782-1841

Catherine Fitzgerald Parramore gift

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0-200
Scope and Contents Collection includes letters with holograph poems, one of which was by Ernest Dowson. Newspaper clippings, newsletters and two pictures - one of Governor John W. Martin and one of Major John W. Tench.
Dates: Created: 1835-1933; Other: Date acquired: 07/01/1969

Catherine Welch Collection

 Collection — Box: 1451
Identifier: MSS 96-21
Scope and Contents Brown leather binder with zipper, Florida State College for Women (FSCW) logo on cover. ID tag inside identifies Ms. Catherine Welch of Renolds Hall, 2nd floor, rm. 145 as the owner. Also in collection is a small white vinyl wallet with Ms. Welch's home address and the logo of FSCW embossed on front.
Dates: Other: Dummy Date

Chandler Holmes Smith Papers

 Collection — Box: 157
Identifier: MSS 1964-231
Scope and Contents Business records and correspondence of Colonel Chandler Holmes Smith, including: personal letters from his wife, children and other relatives; applications addressed to Colonel Smith as Trustee of the Florida State Agricultural College by Lancelot W. Andrews, Ph. D., Cambridge, Mass., for "professorship in chemistry," and by H. N. Felkel, Tallahassee, Florida, "for the chair of English Literature and Elocution"; letters from W. N. Gordon and Co., Cotton Factors and Commission Merchants, Savannah, Ga., Warren and Axson, Commission Merchants, Savannah, Fred H. Hill, Wholesale Grocer, Savannah, Banking House of A. P. Wright and Co., Thomasville, Ga., M. J. Boughton, S. A. Pattison, Daniel...
Dates: Created: 1844-1886

Charles H. Walker Collection

 Collection — Container: 1 Box; Housed with Other Collections
Identifier: HP 2007-090
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a photograph of the first doctorate awarded by Florida State University, as well as an issue of the Florida Flambeau.

Online Content Available Select materials from this collection have been digitized and are available through the FSU Digital Library as part of a larger photograph collection.
Dates: Created: 1952-1953

Charles Haire autograph document

 Collection — Box: 149
Identifier: MSS 0-134
Scope and Contents This letter is a power of attorney in manuscript signed by Charles Haire of Tallahassee, Florida, to Leslie A. Thompson, also of Tallahassee, dated 1836, and empowering Thompson to act for in "in all premises."
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1836; Other: Date acquired: 02/11/1958

Charles R. Mathews Papers on Medicare Implementation

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2010-0715
Content Description The Charles R. Mathews Papers on Medicare Implementation contains a binder from the "Presidential Meeting on Medicare Implementation" in Washington, DC on June 15, 1966, along with other meeting related primary source materials (name badges, press releases, program booklets, list of participants, published articles). Documents date from 1964 to 2008, with the bulk of items created in 1966 and relating to the establishment and implementation of Medicare. Online Copies Available Selected materials from the Charles R. Mathews Papers on Medicare Implementation have been digitized and are available through the ...
Dates: 1964-2008

Charlotte Edwards Maguire Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: HPUA-2015-011
Abstract The Charlotte Edwards Maguire Collection consists of meeting minutes, correspondence, photographs, audiovisual materials related to her involvement with the Florida State University College of Medicine. The collection also includes materials from her non-FSU professional career, as well as personal documents and family photographs.
Dates: Created: 1930-2014; Other: Majority of material found in 1960-1969, 1998-2003; Other: Date acquired: 02/24/2015

Christine Stenstrom Photograph Album

 Collection — Container: 1 Box; Housed with Other Collections
Identifier: HP 2007-083
Scope and Contents The personal photographs of Florida State College for Women student Christine Stenstrom, class of 1933 (BS, Education).

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.
Dates: Created: 1929-1933

Cinema Corporation of America Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2004-008
Abstract The Cinema Corporation of America Collection documents the history of this film distribution company, and American producer and director Cecil B. DeMille's role in its founding.
Dates: Created: 1925-1981; Other: Majority of material found in 1925-1932

Cinema Promotional Materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 76-18
Scope and Contents This collection contains cinema promotional materials in various formats, including press books, 33 1/3 and 45 records, cassette tapes of radio commercials and video tapes.

Each press book contains advertising material for the promotion of a particular film such as stories about the stars or production of the movie, actual layouts of various sizes, campaign plans, and related information. In size, the press books vary from a single page or sheet to a booklet of a dozen or more pages. Some contain various enclosures such as pictures and additional ad sheets.

The records consist of 33 1/3's and 45's which may contain several radio commercials of various lengths.
Dates: Created: 1957-1976; Other: Date acquired: 08/01/1976

Circuit Judge Hugh M. Taylor papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 76-13
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials about Judge Hugh M. Taylor, a Circuit Court Judge of Gadsden County, Florida, for the 2nd Judicial Circuit. The majority of the materials relate to court and judicial matters, and materials include the following subjects: Florida Bar, Circuit Judges, courts, Ivey C. Cox, Florida Constitution Advisory Commission letters, Florida Commission on Constitutional Government, Judicial Council of Florida, David F. Dickson, Albert L. Sturm, judicial compensation materials, and constitutional revision materials.
Dates: Created: 1948-1972; Other: Majority of material found in 1960-1969

Circus Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2012-1102
Scope and Contents Posters and promotional materials.

Note to researchers: This collection is in process, and portions remain unavailable to researchers at this time. Please contact FSU Libraries Special Collections & Archives for more information.
Dates: Created: 1794-1980; Other: Date acquired: 11/02/2012

Citizens Mutual Insurance Account Books

 Collection — Container: Wrapped Volume: Shares space with other collections.
Identifier: MSS 2011-0519b
Dates: Created: 1866-1885

Civil War broadside

 Collection — Box: 140
Identifier: MSS 91-2
Scope and Contents This item is a notice of authorization to receive into military service of the Confederate States, companies, battalions, or regiments within the territorial limits of Northwest Florida between the Suwannee and Choctawhatchee Rivers and 21 counties (listed) of Southern Georgia. The notice is signed by Howell Cobb, Brigadier General, Commanding District. The item is a printed page, approximately 4 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches, entitled: Head Quarters, District of Middle Florida, Quincy, January 28, 1863.
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in January 28, 1863

Civil War papers of East Florida

 Collection — Box: 140
Identifier: MSS 0-58
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials related to the Civil War in East Florida. There are letters, orders, requisitions, receipts, and other papers related to the Civil War, dating 1856-1864.

The correspondence consists of 50 letters related to various officers and the following subjects: leather for government use, fodder and horses, cotton, food stores, military supplies and transportation, teamsters, mail routes, freight, Lake City, Waldo, Palatka, Gainesville, Brandon, Micanopy, Orange Springs, Archer, Camp Milton, Sanderson, Crystal River, Clay Landing, Tampa, Baldwin, and Silver Springs.
Dates: Created: 1856-1864; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1961

Civil War papers- Various Army Camps- North Carolina, Virginia and Illinois

 Collection — Box: 140
Identifier: MSS 0-61
Scope and Contents This collection consists of Civil War letters and applications for leave of absence, all in manuscript. The first letter is from C. M. Blount, 1st Lieutenant Company B 26th Georgia Regiment, to Colonel R. H. Chilton, dated January 22, 1864, and consists of a request for leave. E. M. Blount, 26th Georgia Regiment, Camp near Smoketown, dated November 13, 1862, is a request for leave, sending him to McIntosh County, Georgia. The next letter is from H. B. Dobyns, Barrack 79, Rock Island, Illinois, to his sister, dated 1864, in which he requests clothing. Another letter is from W. L. Jones, 48 Regiment North Carolina Troops, Camp Mangum near Raleigh, dated 1862, in which he writes to his brother...
Dates: Created: 1861-1865