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Francis Edwards transcript

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2006 Box, Folder: 06.0112 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02-06.0112
Content Description

This collection relates to Francis Edwards who served in the 20th U.S. Army Air Force, 58th Group, 25th Squadron in the Pacific theater. This collection contains an oral history transcript detailing his service during the war and his return to the U.S.

Dates: March 11, 2005; Event: Majority of material found within 1942-1946

Guy M. Edwards collection

 Collection — Box: Single Folders Collections - 2015 Box, Folder: 15.0043 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02-15.0043
Scope and Contents

This collection relates to Guy M. Edwards. The collection contains untitled private photographs taken on the ground across Europe while Edwards served with the 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group and the 67th Tactical Reconnaissance Group.

Dates: 1941-1945; Other: Majority of material found within 1944-1945; Other: Date acquired: 11/25/2015

Edwin Crusoe IV Poems

 Collection — Box: 309
Identifier: MSS 0-319
Scope and Contents Xerox copies of printed poems and manuscripts, as follows: "A rotten day" (from The Human Voice Quarterly Vol. 3 No. 2&3, Spring/Fall 1967); Also from the same: "The Lonely Coast"; "Night Run", "Florida Tourest [sic]"; "Historia en Piedra"; "World Traveler"; "Black Voice"; "Relief Trip"; "The Unchangeable"; "Sky Fire"; "Going". Manuscripts of: "Hoot Night"; "Awe Light"; "Florida Wailing"; "Murmurings of the Moon"; "Coast Dreams"; "Dreams of Morning"; "I...
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1967; Other: Date acquired: 12/07/1967

Edwin L. Gibson daybook

 Collection — Box: 148
Identifier: MSS 0-124
Scope and Contents

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.

Dates: Created: 1836-1838; Other: Date acquired: 01/09/1930

El Destino and Chemonie Plantation Papers

 Collection — Box: 516
Identifier: MSS 0-85
Scope and Contents The collection relates to the El Destino and Chemonie plantations located a short distance from Tallahassee, Florida. These papers consist of records and documents of the executors and administrators of the estate of William B. Nuttall. The materials discuss sale of cotton and other agricultural products, conveyance of land and slaves, as well as reports and accounts related to the estate. Some papers are signed by Mary W. Savage (Nuttall), Hector W. Braden and George Noble Jones. Digital Copies Available This collection is available digitially in ...
Dates: Created: 1822-1859; Other: Date acquired: 11/01/1969

El-Sadat Letters

 Collection — Container: Autograph Box 4
Identifier: MSS 1990-038
Scope and Contents Correspondence. This collection consists of correspondence between Anwar El-Sadat, President of Egypt, and Charles E. Miller, Director of University Libraries, Florida State University, concerning a gift of books from the Library to the President. The books were sent from the library to the president in the case of Sohi Abulsaad. The letters are dated July 23, 1976, and September 1976. The letters are accompanied by a list of the books: Open education and the American school, by Roland S. Barth; A stillness at Appomattox, by Bruce Catton; Management models and industrial applications of linear programming, by Abraham Charnes; Free enterprise: an imperative, by Herbert Hoover...
Dates: Created: 1976

Eldridge Williams papers

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2001 Box, Folder: 01.0298 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02-01.0298
Scope and Contents

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.

Dates: Created: 1940-1963; Other: Date acquired: 07/26/2001

Eleanor Mary Parker Collection

 Collection — Container: HP Miscellaneous Documents box 1
Identifier: HP 2007-037
Scope and Contents

Eleanor Mary Parker was a Florida State College for Women student, Class of 1944 (BS, Education).  After her graduation she continued on as an instructor in the physical education department.  The items in the collection include newspaper articles and correspondence relating to her attendance at Florida State College for Women and her career at Florida State University.  (See box list.)

Dates: Created: circa 1940s

Elin Ingeborg Larson Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: HP 2007-124
Scope and Contents

The Elin Ingeborg Larson Collection contains items related to her life and years as a student at Florida State College for Women including photographs, newspaper clippings, and personal documents.

Dates: Created: 1899-1969

Elizabeth and Katharine Autrey Collection

 Collection — Container: Buddy Autrey Photo Album: housed with other collections
Identifier: HP 2007-051
Scope and Contents

The collection contains items and memorabilia related to Florida State College for Women (FSCW), including a scrapbook and photographs.

Online Copies Available

Select materials from this collection have been digitized and are available through the FSU Digital Library as part of a larger photograph collection.

Dates: Created: 1928-1999

Elizabeth "Budd" Bell Collection

Identifier: MSS 2013-0621
Scope and Contents The Elizabeth “Budd” Bell collection mostly consists of research materials and administrative documents related to her work on human services issues in Florida as an activist and coordinator of the Clearinghouse on Human Services.  Research materials include news and scholarly articles, policy papers, reports, draft legislation, bill summaries and analysis. Administrative materials for the Clearinghouse and Budd Bell Foundation include establishment papers, public issue statements, memos, correspondence with advocacy organizations and lawmakers, and conference planning materials.Budd Bell’s personal works include academic articles, opinion pieces, conference presentations,...
Dates: 1944-2012; Other: Majority of material found in 1971-2005; Other: Date acquired: 06/21/2013

Elizabeth Byrd Taylor Scrapbook

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: HP 2007-098
Scope and Contents

The Elizabeth Byrd Taylor Scrapbook consists of photographs and ephemeral items related to her years as a Florida State College for Women student from 1922 to 1926.

Online Copies Available

  • The entire scrapbook is digitized and viewable here:
  • Select individual objects from the scrapbook were digitized separately and viewable here:
  • Dates: Created: circa 1922-1926

    Elizabeth D. Robinton Collection

     Collection — Container: HP Miscellaneous Documents box 1
    Identifier: HP 2007-039
    Scope and Contents

    The items in the collection include correspondence, programs, and other student ephemera and memorabilia. (See box list.)

    Dates: Created: 1927-1929

    Ella Rogozinski manuscript

     Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2000 Box, Folder: 00.0086-Folder 1
    Identifier: 02-00.0086
    Scope and Contents

    This manuscript documents the life of Ella Rogozinski who was an Auschwitz Concentration Camp survivor from Czechoslovakia.

    Dates: Created: 1943-1950; Other: Majority of material found in 1943-1945; Other: Date acquired: 08/28/2000

    Ella Scoble Opperman Music Collection

    Identifier: FSUML-2020-009
    Scope and Contents

    The collection includes photographs, newspaper clippings, grades and personal notes about students, financial records, letters and postcards, assorted memorabilia and regalia (including Opperman's baby dress), and numerous concert programs.

    Dates: 1819-1969

    Ella Scoble Opperman Papers

     Collection — Multiple Containers
    Identifier: MSS 1969-196

    Correspondence, articles, speech material, notebooks, daybooks, music record books, photographs, memorabilia, and legal records documenting the personal and professional life of Ella Scoble Opperman, the first Dean of the Florida State College for Women School of Music. Includes Opperman family papers.

    Dates: Created: 1719-1963; Other: Majority of material found in 1900-1963

    Ellen McConnell Moll Collection

     Collection — Container: Box 1
    Identifier: HP-2011-005
    Scope and Contents

    The Ellen McConnell Moll Collection contains programs, publications, and other items related to her Florida State College for Women years.

    Dates: Created: 1925-1927; Other: Majority of material found in 1925-1927; Other: Date acquired: 04/28/2011

    Leonard D. Ellingwood collection

     Collection — Multiple Containers
    Identifier: 02-19.0010
    Scope and Contents This collection pertains to Commander Leonard D. Ellingwood who had served as an Acting Pay Clerk with the U.S. Navy during World War II. Ellingwood was stationed on the USS Shaw during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Shortly after surviving the attack, Ellingwood was transferred to the Naval Supply Corps, where he had remained until his honorable discharge in 1966. This collection includes Ellingwood’s official Naval personnel documents from 1936 to 1966, newspapers in which Ellingwood recounts his experiences during the bombing of Pearl Harbor, and various photographs of Ellingwood in Naval uniforms. In addition, the collection...
    Dates: 1930 - 2008

    Elmer Hubbard papers

     Collection — Container: Letters
    Identifier: 02-98.0392
    Scope and Contents

    Elmer Hubbard served as Radioman Second Class in the US Navy's 1st Naval Beach Battalion in the Mediterranean and European Theaters, as well as the Pacific Theater aboard the U.S.S. Buckingham attack ship during World War II. Hubbard participated in the amphibious landings at Anzio, Salerno, and Southern France. The collection consists of original wartime transcribed, typed, and mimeographed letters from original handwritten letters Hubbard wrote to his parents.

    Dates: Created: 1943-1945; Other: Majority of material found in 1944; Other: Date acquired: 05/13/1998

    Elmer Reeves papers

     Collection — Container: Letters
    Identifier: 02-99.0189
    Scope and Contents

    This collection primarily consists of letters, the majority sent from servicemen to the Elmer Reeves family, and very few from the Reeves themselves during World War II. These letters include V-Mail, and various post and Christmas cards, in addition to the normal letters. The collection also includes photographs of many of the senders and a full list of men from the community who served during the war.

    Dates: Created: 1940-1946; Other: Majority of material found in 1940-1945; Other: Date acquired: 04/07/1999

    Elston E. Roady Collection

     Collection — Container: HP Miscellaneous Documents box 1
    Identifier: HP 2007-054
    Scope and Contents

    The collection contains items relating to the history of Florida State University.

    Dates: Created: 1998, undated

    Elwood Harry Fredrickson papers

     Collection — Multiple Containers
    Identifier: 02-07.0116
    Scope and Contents

    This collection pertains to First Lieutenant Elwood Harry Fredrickson who served as a bombardier in the 743rd Bomb Squadron, 455th Bomb Group. The collection contains flight records, textbooks and notes from flight school, assignments from flight school, various documents regarding Fredrickson’s postings, personnel lists, volumes one and two of the 455th Bomb Group Journal, booklets on aviation and cadet life, various receipts, certificates and photographs.

    Dates: Created: 1943-1952; Other: Majority of material found in 1943-1945; Other: Date acquired: 10/16/2007

    Luther Samuel Ely Jr. collection

     File — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2009 Box, Folder: 09.0022 - Folder 1
    Identifier: 02-09.0022
    Content Description

    This collection relates to Chief Petty Officer Luther Samuel Ely Jr. who served as an Electrician's Mate aboard the USS Ordronaux during World War II. This collection contains a manuscript titled "World War II Experiences of Luther Samuel Ely, Jr." where Ely describes his experiences in Basic Training, at Fore River Shipyard, and in England, Ireland, and the Mediterranean from 1942 to 1944.

    Dates: Event: Majority of material found within 1942-1944

    E.M. "Betty" Stoddard manuscript

     Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2006 Box, Folder: 06.0005 - Folder 1
    Identifier: 02-06.0005

    Betty Stoddard was an Englishwoman from London who worked in the Women's Land Army farming, and in an aircraft factory in London during World War II. She met her husband, an American army combat medic, in 1943 and married later that year. She then went through the process of receiving clearance to move to the United States. She traveled to the United States on the ship Mauretania with other British wives and hundreds of injured American soldiers, arriving in January 1945. She lived in Missouri with her in-laws until her husband returned and discharged in May 1945. They settled in Iowa.

    Dates: Created: 2006-2006; Other: Majority of material found in 1939-1945; Other: Date acquired: 01/17/2006

    Thornton M. Embrey collection

     Collection — Box: 11.0042- Box 1
    Identifier: 02-11.0042
    Scope and Contents

    This collection relates to Thornton M. Embrey who served with Company D, 3118th Signal Service Group, during World War II. This collection contains transcripts of radio messages related to the announcement of the surrender of Germany in May 1945 and Japan in August 1945. There are a few additional documents and photographs related to Embrey’s postwar service in the U.S. Army.

    Dates: 1945-2005

    Emil Spieth papers

     Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2004 Box, Folder: 04.0295 - Folder 1
    Identifier: 02-04.0295
    Scope and Contents

    This collections contains the transcript of an interview with Emil Speith.

    Dates: Created: 1937-1950; Other: Majority of material found in 1937-1950; Other: Date acquired: 11/23/0004

    Emily Jackson Swanson Scrapbook

     Collection — Container: MSS 2003-008 - Scrapbook
    Identifier: MSS 2003-008
    Scope and Contents

    The Emily Jackson Swanson scrapbook was created by Emily Jackson Swanson, from Apopka, Florida. She was a student at the Florida State College for Women from 1929-1932. The scrapbook contains booklets, photographs, letters, and newspaper clippings.

    Dates: Created: 1929-1942

    Emory and Henry College Essays

     Collection — Box: 145
    Identifier: MSS 0-101
    Scope and Contents

    The eighteen papers in this collection are in manuscript with notations, "Composition" or "Essay," and are dated Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia. Sixteen are signed B. E. Atkins, one is signed Sarah S. Thompson, and one is signed W. G. Bryan. The essays are on a wide variety of topics such as government, slavery and industrial progress at the time.

    Dates: Created: 1869-1873

    Episcopal Diocese of Florida Records

     Collection — Multiple Containers
    Identifier: MSS 1971-104
    Scope and Contents

    Correspondence, financial records of Florida churches and missions, and additional enclosures.

    Dates: Created: 1922-1945

    Erasmus H. Tomlinson Papers

     Collection — Multiple Containers
    Identifier: MSS 2008-001
    Scope and Contents The collection consists of materials of the E.H. Tomlinson and Son Real Estate Company from 1893-1958. The series include client records, correspondence, day books, maps, blueprints, and scrapbooks. Contained in these series are family correspondence, financial records, legal documents, deeds, contracts, reports, photographs, newspaper clippings, postcards, and pamphlets. The collection documents the activities of the E.H. Tomlinson and Son Real Estate Company during the last decade of the Nineteenth Century and the first half of the Twentieth Century. The collection contains considerable business and family correspondence that gives a first hand account of Florida real estate...
    Dates: Created: 1893-1958; Other: Majority of material found in 1906-1944

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