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Albert Waller Gilchrist Papers
The Gilchrist Papers are comprised of the official papers of Albert Waller Gilchrist, 20th Governor of Florida, as well as newspaper articles, military and state official documents, items pertaining to the naming of Gilchrist County, materials regarding educational institutions including Carolina Military Institute and West Point, personal correspondence, genealogical research, and papers pertaining to Gilchrist's estate and will.
Also known as MSS 0-125.
Cinema Corporation of America Collection
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.
Dr. Elston Roady Collection
Dr. F. A. Byrd Papers
Edward Conradi Collection
Erasmus H. Tomlinson Papers
Fallschase Development Reference Files
The Fallschase Development Reference Files includes newspaper articles which documented the Fallschase development process; agreements and other legal materials; minutes from public meetings held in 2005 and 2006; Fallschase development proposals, maps/surveys of the land of the proposed Fallschase community; memorandums to and from the Board of County Commissions; correspondence to and from Robert Rackleff and other Leon County commissioners.
Florida Railroad Company Papers
James Velma Keen Papers
Correspondence, memorabilia, newspaper clippings, photographs, and speeches documenting the career of attorney, Florida legislator, educator, and businessman James Velma Keen, from 1926 when he began practicing law in Sarasota, Florida, until his death in Tallahassee, Florida, in March 1963.
The papers consist of certificates of purchases of land, a certificate commissioning Scarborough as Captain of a volunteer infantry company, land deeds, Territorial Florida manuscripts, a picture of Mrs. M.L. Scarborough, newspapers and clippings, personal letters, reports of blankets, provisions, and clothing required by Floridians in prison at Fort Delaware, promissory notes, receipts, invoices, and a typed copy of "Express-Supplement", a letter to an unknown newspaper editor by William T. Gregory in 1860, pertaining to the proposed secession from the Union by Florida and other states.
Also known as MSS 0-179
Operation Coin Toss
Legal documents and case files of Operation Coin Toss from 2002-2004, a joint investigation with Florida State University Police Department, Tallahassee Police Department, and Florida Department of Law Enforcement regarding Adrian McPherson and gambling.
Roderick Kirkpatrick Shaw Estate Division of Slaves
Seminole Indians Miccosukee Tribe Collection
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.
Territorial Florida Account Sheet
Territorial Florida Account Sheet from 1834. Covers cases to January, 1835. Also known as MSS 0-242.
Territory of Florida documents
Three court documents from Hamilton County Superior Court, Hamilton County, Florida, all signed by M. C. Peterson, Clerk of Court, and dated February 3, 1842.
Treaty Between the United States of America and the Seminole Nation of Indians
United States Land Patents - Sales of Land in Gadsden County, Florida
Two U. S. Certificates of sale of public land in Gadsden County, Florida. Certificate No. 11,824 was issued by the U. S. Land Office at Tallahassee, Florida to Brinkley G. Poppell dated June 16, 1856. Certificate No. 11,922 was issued to Brinkley G. Poppell as well, and is dated June 16, 1856.
Also known as MSS 0-157 and MSS 76-16.
Watkins Family Papers
The Watkins Family Papers contain personal letters, business records, bible correspondence course materials, legal documents, memorabilia, and newsclippings.
- Correspondence 8
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 7
- Contracts. 6
- Deeds 6
- Financial Records 5
- Manuscripts 5
- Gadsden County (Fla.) 4
- Photographs 4
- Notebooks. 3
- Reports 3
- Scrapbooks 3
- Slavery 3
- Advertising fliers 2
- Antebellum Florida, 1845-1861 2
- Education 2
- Florida--History--1821-1865 2
- Florida--Politics and government--1865-1950 2
- Maps 2 + ∧ less
- Florida. Governor 2
- AIG Baker 1
- Airville Plantation 1
- Alam, Parwez 1
- Apgar, Robert 1
- Bailey, Lamar E. 1
- Bateman, Fredrick 1
- Beckham, Charlotte 1
- Bellamy, Raymond F. (Raymond Flavius) 1
- Bowden, Bobby 1
- Breckinridge, John C. (John Cabell), 1821-1875 1
- Byrd, Flavius Augustus, 1822-1874 1
- Call, George William, Jr., 1825-1862 1
- Campbell, Doak S. (Doak Sheridan), 1888-1973. 1
- Carlson, Ron 1
- Cinema Corporation of America 1
- Collins, LeRoy 1
- Confederate States of America 1
- Conradi, Edward 1
- Conradi, Edward, 1869-1944 1 + ∧ less