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This collection contains a wide variety of materials realted to Weymouth Tyree Jordan, his life and his career. Includes biographical materials, correspondence, articles, photographs, writings, research materials, announcements, books, and related materials.
Photostat of a letter written August 21, 1861, by W.F. Barr at C.H., Culpepper, Virginia to S. Bleckley Esq. in Anderson, South Carolina. He wrote from the Confederate Hospital that he and "several others of our Regiment" were confined with measles. He gave as his location: "We are now encamped six miles north of where we were when Mr. Hammond was here at a place called Germantown..." Others mentioned in the letter were: Tom Bagwell, Jacob Maudlin, Mrs. Hubbard, B.A. McAlster, Jas. Sloan, and A.O.N. Call.
The George Whitfield notebook contains records of transactions between 1859 and 1864 and as well as lists of slaves, tax lists, and receipts. It is revealing as to his character, general standing and financial responsibility.
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Holograph letter dated 1876, from William Archer Cooke to Hon. S. Pasco, Hon. G.P. Roney and W.D. Bloxham. The letter relates to counting votes cast in Florida for state electors of President and Vice President. Also known as MSS 0-79.
The scrapbook of William J. Howey provides a clear exposition of the activities of the Republican party in Florida during 1928 when he ran for governor of the state. It contains newspaper clippings pertaining to his political opponents, economic conditions, and the development of the citrus industry in Florida.
Also known as MSS 0-143.
Photocopy of the 1872 diary of Reverend William J. McCormick. The diary relates his daily activities and mentions the names of family members.
Also known as MSS 1-08 and MSS 0-285.
Papers of William P. Slusser including receipts, payment orders, store accounts, a newspaper advertisement of public sale, and sales at auction on account.
'Shakespeare and English History' by William Hudson Rogers. 218 page typed manuscript in binder. A critique of Shakespeare's historical dramas of British royalty. Undated.
A collection of papers by William Thomas (W.T.) Cash. Notably, this collection contains the manuscript for his book Biennials. Personal business ledgers and other short manuscripts are also housed in this collection.
Corrected typescript draft of August Reckoning: Jack Turner and Racism in Post-Civil War Alabama by William Warren Rogers and Robert David Ward. Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press. 1973.
Six letters written by William Wilson to his sister Lucretia Wilson Dutton (Mrs. Asa). Five of the letters are written from Tallahassee, Florida, and offer some interesting material about the area in the 1820s through early 1850s.
Typescript of the memoirs of Joyce Isabella Mann of New Harmony, Indiana, authored by Mary Lou Robson Fleming.
Manuscript letter written Feb. 6, 1865 "On the lines near Richmond" to Mrs. M.S. Wood from her husband; written on both sides, 2 sheets are both torn into 4 pieces by wear; letter in poor condition, faded, discolored, and badly worn.
Also known as MSS 0-271.
This collection consists of two groups of items. There are three army regulations post cards dated "Somewhere in France," which are acknowledgement of thanks from soldiers at the front, and they are addressed to Miss C. Tracey at Erie, Pennsylvania, 1918. The other part of this collection is a newspaper, The Stars and Stripes, dated Tuesday, May 8, 1945, with headlines "Nazis Quit." With the newspaper are two arm bands of the Nazi armed forces, one red and black and one black on yellow.
- Florida State University Libraries. Manuscripts Collections 531
- Manuscripts 111
- Correspondence 92
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 69
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 39
- Florida--History 38
- Photographs 33
- Leon County (Fla.) 29
- Authors, American 27
- Florida State University Libraries. Heritage & University Archives 25
- Photocopying. 23
- Legal documents. 22
- Poetry 22
- Programs 22
- Diaries 21
- Financial Records 21
- Tallahassee (Fla.)--History 21
- Newspapers 20
- Account books 18
- Plantations--Southern States 18 ∧ less
- English 552
- French 5
- Multiple languages 2
- Egyptian (Ancient) 1
- Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 1
- Confederate States of America 35
- Florida State College for Women 17
- Florida. Governor 16
- Collins, LeRoy 10
- Campbell, Doak S. (Doak Sheridan), 1888-1973. 7
- Conradi, Edward, 1869-1944 6
- United States. Navy 6
- Carlton, Doyle Elam, 1885-1972 5
- Florida State University Libraries. Heritage Protocol & University Archives 5
- Sandels, Margaret Rector, 1888-1973 5
- Bellamy, Raymond F. (Raymond Flavius) 4
- Bloxham, William Dunnington, 1835-1911 4
- Brown, Thomas, 1785-1867 4
- Eppes Family 4
- Flagler, Henry Morrison, 1830-1913 4
- Gilchrist, Albert Waller, 1858-1926 4
- Liddell, Anna Forbes, 1891-1979 4
- Moore, Coyle E. 4
- Pepper, Claude, 1900-1989 4
- Till, Emmett, 1941-1955 4 ∧ less