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Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1966-187
Scope and Contents The Allen Morris Papers consist of personal and professional records and research materials accumulated by Mr. Morris over a period of about forty-one years. The papers consist of correspondence; biographical sketches of Florida officials and other famous Floridians; photographs, programs, and other materials related to the Allen Morris Legislative Awards; historical data concerning place names, historical houses, rivers and river boats. Also included is a complete file of "Cracker Politics," the column that Allen Morris was responsible for writing for so many years, as well as notes and materials compiled and used in the creation of the Florida Handbook. A large portion...
Collection — Container: OS 1-4
Identifier: MSS 1986-023
Scope and Contents The collection includes general correspondence of Beth Moor, newsclippings, photographs, and memorabilia of and about Beth Moor. A large part of this collection concerns former Florida Governor Spessard Holland as well as the Florida State College for Women (FSCW) and The Florida State University (FSU). Included in the papers are correspondence about Governor Holland, the FSU Alumni Association, and Alpha Delta Pi. Also includes photographs and memorabilia concerning Governor Holland, Beth Moor, and both FSCW and FSU.
Dates: Created: 1918-1986
Collection — Container: Drawer 11
Identifier: MSS 2005-002
Scope and Contents The Elston Roady Collection documents Dr. Roady's studies of elections on the local (Leon County, Florida), state (Florida), and national levels and his research in political campaign finance. The materials include typescripts and reference materials used in creating his revised edition of Florida Votes (1972), background information and letters to Florida Secretary of State Firestone from Roady and Annie Mary Hartsfield about their proposal to update the 2nd edition through the 1980 elections (an updated version was not published); a speech Roady delivered when he was given the "Distinguished Alumni Award" by the Illinois State University Alumni Association; a Florida Supreme Court...
Dates: Created: 1920-1988; Other: Majority of material found in 1968-1973; Other: Date acquired: 01/00/2005
Collection — Container: Scrapbooks 1 and 2
Identifier: MSS 1986-012
Scope and Contents 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.
Dates: Created: 1861-1961
Collection — Box: 363
Identifier: MSS 1970-181
Scope and Contents Items found in this collection include the personal papers of Guyte McCord, consisting of correspondence, records of the Tallahassee Historical Society, newspaper clippings, articles, and papers relating to Judge James B. Whitfield. Also included in the collection are the official programs of the inaugurations of five Florida governors, miscellaneous publications, and typescripts of manuscripts published in issues of "Tallahassee Historical Society Annual."
Also known as MSS 0-181.
Also known as MSS 0-181.
Dates: Created: 1885-1961
Identifier: MSS 2008-010
Scope and Contents The collection was given by Reubin O'Donovan Askew in 2008. It contains materials related to his time serving in the Florida House of Representatives, Florida State Senate, and as Governor of Florida. Included in the collection are campaign files, correspondence, newspaper articles, photographs, audiovisual materials, memorabilia, and copies of speeches. Additionally, there are records documenting his 1988 Presidential bid, as well as other materials relating to his life after his service as a Florida public official. Also included in the collection are the personal papers of his wife, Donna Lou Harper Askew.
Dates: Created: 1937-2006; Other: Majority of material found in 1969-1989
Identifier: MSS 1991-012
Scope and Contents The Thomas LeRoy Collins Papers, 1903-1991, largely document this prominent Florida statesman's post-Gubernatorial career (1961-1991). While these materials are predominantly from this period, there are also files from his earlier years as Florida Representative, Florida Senator, and Florida Governor. The collection includes campaign materials, correspondence, newsclippings, records from organizations in which he served, speeches, and press releases. In addition, there are articles written by Collins, books, personal memorabilia, photographs, and sound and video recordings. Miscellaneous items include articles about Collins and personal reference (information) files. The...
Dates: Created: 1909-1991
- Correspondence 5
- Photographs 5
- Programs 4
- Tallahassee (Fla.)--History 4
- Florida State University Libraries. Claude Pepper Library 3
- Florida State University Libraries. Manuscripts Collections 3
- Florida--Politics and government 3
- Scrapbooks 3
- Florida--Politics and government--1865-1950 2
- Florida. Governor (1955-1961 : Collins) 2
- Lectures. 2
- Manuscripts 2
- Newspapers 2
- Political campaigns 2
- Speeches, addresses, etc. 2
- African Americans--Florida 1
- Arms control 1
- Business enterprises--Florida 1
- Campaign funds--United States 1 ∧ less
- Collins, LeRoy 3
- Holland, Spessard L. (Spessard Lindsey), 1892-1971 2
- Kirk, Claude R., 1926- 2
- Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 2
- Warren, Fuller, 1905-1973 2
- Adams, Tom, 1917- 1
- Air Force Association 1
- Alpha Delta Pi Sorority 1
- Askew, Donna Lou Harper 1
- Askew, Reubin O'D., 1928-2014 1
- Bacchus, Jim, 1949- 1
- Blackwell, Gordon W. (Gordon Williams), 1911-2004 1
- Brisbane, Arthur, 1864-1936 1
- Bryant, Farris, 1914-2002 1
- Burns, Haydon, 1912-1987 1
- Caldwell, Millard Fillmore, 1897-1984 1
- Carlton, Doyle Elam, 1885-1972 1
- Chiles, Lawton, 1930-1998 1
- Collins, LeRoy (Thomas LeRoy Collins) 1 ∧ less