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Notes By The Way - Journal of a New York State Monument Manufacturer on a trip to Florida

 Collection — Box: 153
Identifier: MSS 0-193
Scope and Contents

14 page journal written by unknown man who was a New York State monument manufacturer. It contains many vivid descriptions of his travels, centered around Jacksonville and on the St. Johns River. He describes visits to plantations, fishing and hunting trips and gives a good description of Florida at the time.

Dates: 1855-1856; Other: Date acquired: 02/18/1958

Ulysses B. Roach diaries and farm account records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 76-20
Scope and Contents

Photocopies and originals of 28 diaries written by plantation owner Ulysses B. Roach between 1890 and 1927. Property is in Jefferson County (Fla.). Photocopies and originals of two farm accounts from 1883-1885, 1888; and 1896. Specific locations for originals are listed under Collection Content. All other materials are duplicates.

Dates: Created: 1883-1927

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  • Repository: FSU Special Collections & Archives X
  • Subject: Florida State University Libraries. Manuscripts Collections X
  • Subject: Plantations--Florida X
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