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This collection consists of an oral history transcript of an interview with 2nd Lt. James J. Crooke, who served in World War II. Crooke served in the Army Air Corps with the 303rd Bomb Group in the European Theater (ETO).
This item is a day-by-day account of work done and/or activities in the area of Centerville, Alabama. The author is unknown, and it is poorly written and in poor condition. It provides a description of menial or slavish labor performed, such as picking corn, picking cotton and slaughtering pigs and beef. It is interesting only in that it furnishes an insight into how people lived and worked during the early 1800s.
This collection consists of an oral history interview transcript of a retired African American lieutenant colonel, and one of the Tuskegee Airmen, as he discusses his experiences during WWII and the Korean War.
Personal items of Florida State College for Women student Florence Gregory (B.A. Sociology, 1940) and Florida State University (M.S., Social Work, 1962). Items includes photographs, scrapbooks, and other ephemera related to her years as a student at FSCW/FSU.
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Select materials from this collection have been digitized and are available through the FSU Digital Library as part of a larger photograph collection.
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 item is a United States certificate of transfer of public land in "The Tallapoosa Land District Alabama," (1845) to Pul-sey, one of the Creek Tribe of Indians. The transfer of land to Pul-Sey was, "by virtue of a Treaty between the United States and the said Creek Tribe of Indians, made by the 24th day of March 1832." The certificate is dated July 9, 1845. Other names mentioned were: Nat Macon Thornton & Co., Henry Meadows, J. Knox Walker, Secretary of the President, and S. H. Laughlin, Recorder of the General Land Office.
This collection relates to Lawrence E. Vaughan who served with the 2811 Engineers Pipeline District Company of the Army Corps of Engineers during World War II in the Pacific Theater. This collection includes letters, journal entries, and a manuscript memoir, and documents.
This collection consists of an oral history interview transcript of Marcia Wilkinson who served with the USO on the home front during World War II. This collection also contains personal photographs.
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.
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.
- Subject: Alabama X
- Alabama 9
- Florida State University Libraries. Manuscripts Collections 8
- Manuscripts 4
- Correspondence 3
- Maps 3
- Photographs 3
- Plantations--Southern States 3
- Agriculture--History 2
- Antebellum Florida, 1845-1861 2
- Blacks--United States 2
- Books 2
- Civil War in Florida, 1861-1865 2
- Contemporary Florida, 1960- 2
- Cotton 2
- De Funiak Springs (Fla.) 2
- Deeds 2
- Depression and the New Deal Years in Florida, 1930-1941 2
- Economics and Society: Post-Civil War Florida, 1865-1913 2
- Florida State University Libraries. Heritage & University Archives 2
- Football. 2 + ∧ less
- American Red Cross 2
- University of Florida 2
- Adams, Earl L. 1
- Adams, Theodore F. (Theodore Floyd), 1898- 1
- Alford, Charles 1
- All Southern Baptist Student Conference 1
- Allen, Francis Robbins, 1908- 1
- Alpha Chi Alpha 1
- Alpha Gamma Delta 1
- Alpha Sigma Alpha 1
- American Council on Education. American Youth Commission 1
- Andrews, Elizabeth Gordon, 1880-1967 1
- Andrews, Murray Lou 1
- Andrews, Sid 1
- Armistead, William 1
- Armstrong, Phil H. 1
- Army Specialized Training Program (U.S.) 1
- Atkinson, George 1
- Avant, David 1
- Baggs, Virginia 1 + ∧ less