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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.
Typescript letter, dated June 17, 1981, signed by Bob Graham in which he thanks Mrs. Opal M. Free of the FSU Library for gathering materials for a 2nd Annual history dinner.
Also known as MSS 0-303.
Items found in this collection include the personal papers of Guyte McCord, consisting of correspondence, records of the Tallahassee Historical Society, newspaper clippings, articles, and papers relating to Judge James B. Whitfield. Also included in the collection are the official programs of the inaugurations of five Florida governors, miscellaneous publications, and typescripts of manuscripts published in issues of "Tallahassee Historical Society Annual."
Also known as MSS 0-181.
The Leon County Commissioners passed a resolution in 1958 to see what could be done to restore historic homes and buildings in Tallahassee, Florida. Governor Millard Caldwell served as Chairman of the Historic Homes Preservation Committee.
This collection consists of letters from LeRoy Collins to Dr. Daisy Parker. Among the subjects mentioned are Judge Taylor and Parker's campaign assistance. The fifth item in the collection is a copy of a letter to Malcolm Johnson that was enclosed in a 1968 letter to Dr. Parker.
This letter, signed by R. K. Call is as follows: "Dear Sir. I have received your kind letter and have but a minute to say I am Much obliged to you and that John W. Smith of Quincy Florida should be appointed keeper of the light house at Appalachicola."
- Florida State University Libraries. Manuscripts Collections 7
- Florida--Politics and government--1865-1950 4
- Manuscripts 3
- Tallahassee (Fla.)--History 3
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 2
- Florida--Capital and capitol 2
- Leon County (Fla.) 2
- Newspapers 2
- Programs 2
- African Americans--Florida 1
- Apalachicola (Fla.) 1
- Architecture--Conservation and restoration 1
- Business enterprises--Florida 1
- Civil War in Florida, 1861-1865 1
- Clerks--Florida--Archives 1
- Contemporary Florida, 1960- 1
- Depression and the New Deal Years in Florida, 1930-1941 1
- Diaries 1
- Diplomatic and consular service, Uruguayan. 1 + ∧ less
- Caldwell, Millard Fillmore, 1897-1984 2
- Collins, LeRoy 2
- Adams, Tom, 1917- 1
- Brisbane, Arthur, 1864-1936 1
- Brown, Thomas, 1785-1867 1
- Bryant, Farris, 1914-2002 1
- Burns, Haydon, 1912-1987 1
- Call, R. K. (Richard Keith), 1791-1862 1
- Carlton, Doyle Elam, 1885-1972 1
- Flagler, Henry Morrison, 1830-1913 1
- Florida. Governor (1836-1839 : Call) 1
- Florida. Legislature. House of Representatives. 1
- Florida. Supreme Court 1
- Flory, Daisy Parker, 1915-2006 1
- Free, Opal 1
- Fuller, Edna Giles 1
- Gilchrist, Albert Waller, 1858-1926 1
- Graham, Bob, 1936- 1
- Hawkins, Rebecca Bowles 1 + ∧ less