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While the Adams Brothers Store Ledger covers only a brief period of the existence of this business (1898-1899), it documents the operations of a late 19th and early 20th Century mercantile store in north Florida. It is significant to researchers studying North Florida's economic history during this period.
Collection consists of the business correspondence of Davco Electronics, Inc. from 1966 to 1968. It is organized alphabetically by name of individual or organization, with additional files for APO and FPO in New York, San Francisco, etc. as well as a miscellaneous file.
Collection consists of two newspapers and three photos concerning the Faber's Cedar Mill at Cedar Key, FL. The issue of the New Orleans Journal of Commerce, January 29, 1887 and the issue of the Cedar Key Commercial, June 14, 1890, both contain articles relating to the Faber interests in Cedar Key and other industries along the Florida coast. Two pictures of Faber's Cedar Mill and one picture taken January 29, 1896.
Also known as MSS 0-103.
The Florida State University Southern Business History Center Records include, correspondence to and from the center, including memos, form letters, responses, questionnaire, annual reports, photographs and publications; and oral interviews recorded in May and June, 1954 and August 1956 on 1/4 inch audio tape reels. They also include a group of historical records of the Eberhard Faber Pencil Company at Cedar Key, Florida.
This collection consists of a diary of G. Frank Hatheway regarding his life and work, as well as examples of poetry, and a funeral announcement for his daughter, Julia. A scrapbook kept by Hatheway (originally MSS 0-138) is also part of the collection. The scrapbook contains a collection of poetry, clippings of historical interest, old prints, and pictures. The poetry is a mix of poetry Hatheway copied and original compisitions. A page of music in manuscript form, The Indian Maid, may be an original composition as well.
This item is a letter in manuscript by J. M. Williams of Tallahassee, Florida, dated October 18, 1846, to Messers, Hopkins & Allen of New York. The letter refers to a shortage of Sugar Kettles shipped by Blackwell & Burr and insured by Hopkins & Allen. In this letter, Williams sets forth a claim of $98.78 for a shortage of six Sugar Kettles.
This collection consists of 18 holograph account books covering the years from 1927 to 1961 with some years missing.
Business records of enterprises managed by Samuel A. Leonard and Wade Hampton Leonard in Calhoun County, Florida. Significant subject areas include Florida naval stores state, business and social life of Florida counties along the Apalachicola and Chipola rivers, steamboats, lumber, Florida Governor Cary A. Hardee, tobacco, cotton, resin, and Julia W. Leonard.
Day books detailing transactions, mostly sales, to and with customers
The Rondeau Boyd Laffitte General Merchandise Account Books are significant to Southern business history researchers because they document purchases of dry goods, foods, and agricultural produce at one of several general stores in Lloyd, Florida during the late 19th and early 20th Centuries.
The collection contains correspondence, financial records, and legal papers related to the seed, agricultural produce, and livestock businesses of Sydney V. Coxetter, and legal papers pertaining to the real estate holdings of Coxetter and his wife Winnifred (Dennis) Coxetter, and those of George Elliot Dennis and his wife Ida H. Dennis in Lloyd and Tallahassee, Florida.
This collection consists of merchant account books and merchant inventory books from Tallahassee, Florida, dating 1843-1863. Several books list James M. Williams of Tallahassee, including his "cotton book," showing purchaser, seller, number of bales, shape, where bought, weights, prices, amount paid, expenses, commission, shipping marks and numbers, names of vessels and destination of vessels on which shipments were made. A newspaper clipping is glued to one of the blank pages at the front of this book. Another book is listed as William P. Slusser's account book.
Records of the Tallahassee Pecan Company, including documents of incorporation, by-laws, minutes of the meetings of the stockholders and directors, lists and description of lands owned by the company, profit and loss statements, and other materials.
Accounting journals, cash books, cash journals, checkbook stubs, daybooks, delivery records, fish checkbook stubs, fish sales, fish journals, fish receipt books, ship account books, ship supply transfer records, trial balances, and details on various accounts held by the Baylen Street Wharf Company, which was later absorbed by the Warren Fish Company.
- Florida State University Libraries. Manuscripts Collections 21
- Business enterprises--Florida 14
- Account books 8
- Business enterprises--Florida--Tallahassee 5
- Leon County (Fla.) 5
- Correspondence 4
- Cotton 4
- Economics and Society: Post-Civil War Florida, 1865-1913 4
- Merchants--Florida. 4
- Tallahassee (Fla.)--History 4
- World War I, 1914-1918--Florida 4
- Depression and the New Deal Years in Florida, 1930-1941 3
- Florida--History 3
- Manuscripts 3
- Newspapers 3
- Photographs 3
- The Florida Boom and Bust, 1919-1929 3
- Business enterprises--Florida--Cedar Key 2
- Business enterprises--Florida--Lloyd 2
- Business enterprises--Florida--Monticello 2 + ∧ less
- Eberhard Faber (Firm) 2
- Flagler, Henry Morrison, 1830-1913 2
- Moseley, William D. 2
- Warren Fish Company (Pensacola, Fla.) 2
- Adams Brothers Store (White Springs, Fla.) 1
- Adams, Francis 1
- Adams, Nathaniel 1
- Adams, Robert Watkins, 1839-1886 1
- Adams, Sophia Jane 1
- Adams, Tom, 1917- 1
- Albert W. Gilchrist Hall (Tallahassee, Fla.) 1
- Alford Chevrolet Company (Tallahassee, Fla.) 1
- Allen, Francis Robbins, 1908- 1
- Alpha Omicron Pi 1
- Ambler, Brush & Fairbanks 1
- American Cork Company 1
- American Sumatra tobacco co. 1
- Anderson, J. W. 1
- Andersonville Prison 1
- Armistead Family 1 + ∧ less