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Annie Louise Blackwell Collection

 Collection — Box: 302
Identifier: MSS 0-308
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the 174 page typescript draft with handwritten edits of The Men around Hurley, dating June 22 to July 2, 1931, by Annie Louise Blackwell.

Dates: Majority of material found in June 22-July 2, 1931; Other: Date acquired: 10/01/1963

Annie Mary Hartsfield Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HP 2007-046
Scope and Contents

The collection contains items related to Annie Mary Hartsfield's education at Florida State College for Women as well as her employment by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.  (See box list.)

Dates: Created: 1923-1989

Annie Sue Hughey Rowell Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: HP 2011-001
Content Description

The Annie Sue Hughey Rowell Scrapbook is a scrapbook containing only ephemera from her years as a student at Florida State College for Women.

Dates: Other: circa 1931-1934

Annual Report -Circulations

 Collection
Identifier: HUA 2016-140
Content Description 1 Box Folder 1 April 1988- March 1989 reports Folder Annual report 1977/78 -1984/85 Folder Memorandum 1987 Folder Monthly Report - Statistics Forms Folder Monthly Reports July 1991- June 1992 Folder Monthly Reports July 1990- June1991 Folder Monthly Reports July 1989- June 1990 Folder FCLA- Early Notes (J. Cox's Files) Folder Cataloging 1981 Folder CLSI Folder Dept. Handouts Folder FCLA/ Circulation Folder ""For the Record"" Folder Friends of the Library Folder LVR Witness Statement Folder Monthly Report Folder Online Cataloging Folder Personal Records Folder Personnel Folder Science Library Folder SCL Microforms Shift Folder Services by Science Center Library Committe Folder Word...
Dates: Undated

Annual/biennial budgets, 1921-1955

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 1990-030
Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of budget materials for Florida State University, dating 1921-1955. The materials from 1921-1947 are for the Florida State College for Women, and the materials from 1948-1955 are for Florida State University.

Dates: Created: 1921-1955

Anonymous

 Collection — Container: 2013 Single Folder Collections
Identifier: 13.0072
Dates: Other: Date accessioned: 2013-10-29

Anson E. Voorhees Manuscript

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2009 Box, Folder: 09.0068 - Folder 1
Identifier: 09.0068
Scope and Contents

The Anson E. Voorhees collection contains one folder with a 14-page typed transcript of an oral history interview.

Dates: Created: 2008-2008; Other: Majority of material found in 1941-1948; Other: Date acquired: 05/14/2009

Anthony Catalino papers

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2002 Box 1 (02.0001-02.0029), Folder: 02.0025 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.0025
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a manuscript memoir of Anthony Catalino's WWII service in the U.S. Army Field Artillery and staff work at Army hospitals and supply depots in North Africa and Italy.

Dates: Created: 1941-1945; Other: Majority of material found in 1943; Other: Date acquired: 02/11/2002

Lucille and Fred Anton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 17.0017
Scope and Contents

This collection relates to Fred and Lucille Anton. Fred Anton served with the United States Marine Corps during World War II and China after World War II. This collection contains letters sent between Lucille and Fred Anton, also containing a few photographs.

Dates: Created: 1944-1949; Other: Date acquired: 08/08/2017

Anvil Literary Society

 Collection — Box: 137
Identifier: MSS 1992-009
Scope and Contents

The papers of the Anvil Literary Society include minutes and attendance lists of meetings, receipts, and handwritten essays.

Dates: Created: 1915-1929

Apalachicola Tent and Awning Company Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 09.0054
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the business records from the Apalachicola Tent and Awning Company once located in Apalachicola, Florida. The company manufactured pyramidal tents under contract from the United States Army from early 1941 to at least October 1942. The records are unclear as to when the company ceased operations. J.H. Hodges, Sr. owned the building that housed the company from 1935 until 1951. The records reflect a wide range of day to day operations including ordering raw materials, sending and receiving invoices, tracking orders, requests for information, correspondence with the Federal Government including bids, rating certificates and other needs of the...
Dates: Created: 1941 - 2009; Other: Majority of material found within 1941 - 1942; Other: Date acquired: 03/18/2009

Jack Appel transcript

 Collection — Container: Single Folder Collections - 2003 Box 4 (03.0078-03.0124), Folder: 03.0103 - Folder 1
Identifier: 03.0103
Scope and Contents Private First Class Jack Appel's oral history transcript details his life before and during World War II where he served with the 17th Signal Operations Battalion in the United States Army in the European Theater of Operations. His oral history elaborates on his early life, contracting Spinal Meningitis, completing basic training, trying to apply to Officer Candidate School, becoming a driver/messenger, arriving in Europe, landing at Normandy, traveling through France Belgium, and Germany, witnessing Battle of the Bulge, visiting the concentration camp Buchenwald, interacting with civilians, gambling on leave, the discharge point system, returning home, and his experiences with...
Dates: Created: 1943-1945; Other: Date acquired: 06/10/2003

William J. Arlet collection

 Collection — binder: Photographs-1998 Binder
Identifier: 98.0708
Scope and Contents

William J. Arlet served with the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. This collection includes photographs and documents related to William J. Arlet. This collection also includes captured Japanese photographs, which were acquired in 1943 on Guadacanal, Solomon Islands from a United States Marine who was about to deploy to his next assignment.

Dates: 1933-1945; Other: Date acquired: 1998-09-10; Other: Date accessioned: 2020-04-02

James A. Armstrong collection

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2020 Box, Folder: 20.0007 - Folder 1
Identifier: 20.0007
Content Description

This collection relates to Technical Sergeant James A. Armstrong who served 691st Ordnance Company in the European Theater of Operation. He participated beginning with the Normandy Campaign and each subsequent campaign with the company through to Germany. After the war, he was also commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant Ammunition Supply Officer and assigned to the 633rd Ordnance Company. The collection contains letters, military documents, and photographs.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1945-1947; Other: Date acquired: 09/11/2020; Event: Service (Great Britain, France, Belgium): 1945-1944; Event: Service (Holland, Germany, Austria): 1944-1945; Event: Service (France): 1945

Lyle D. Armstrong collection

 File — Container: Single Folder Collections - 2003 Box 2 (03.0030-03.0050), Folder: 03.0049- Folder 1
Identifier: 03.0049
Content Description

This collection relates to Lyle D. Armstrong and his service in the U.S. Army during World War II in the Pacific Theater of Operations. The collection contains a veteran’s questionnaire where he shares his experience in service and recalls a memory of being in Manila when the Japanese Envoys came to speak to General MacArthur. He also mentions that he kept in contact with some of the men he met in service. The collection also contains photographs of Armstrong and his three older brothers, who also served in World War II.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1944-1946; Other: Date accessioned: 2003-06-15

Oscar J. Armstrong papers

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2016 Box, Folder: 16.0001 - Folder 1
Identifier: 16.0001
Scope and Contents This collection includes a United States Pacific Fleet and Pacific Ocean Areas Intelligence Information Bulletin on Okinawa, dated 15 November 1944. It also includes a U.S. Naval Training School (Hollywood Beach Hotel, Hollywood, Florida) graduation class 4-44 yearbook entitled "The Quarterdeck," dated 21 July 1944.  Other content includes Thanksgiving and Christmas 1945 dinner menus for U.S. troops in Samar, Philippines. Class photographs included int he collection are from Landing Craft School, A.T.B. Coronado, CA, as well as, Naval training class photographs. The collection also contains photograph album pages...
Dates: Created: 1944-1945; Other: Date acquired: 02/09/2016

Arnold Busch papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 07.0102
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters written to Arnold Busch, a basketball coach for Calvary Methodist Church in Lakewood, Ohio, by the students he previously coached. Whether drafted or enlisted, many of the men kept up a correspondence with Busch throughout the war years. This collection also includes Calvary Church newsletters and pamphlets, pamphlets regarding persons registered for service, ration books and other rationing documents, and letters returned to Busch because their recipients were MIA, deceased, or relocated. Also included are photographs of Calvary Church activities on the Homefront, the basketball team, and the Calvary Church’s V-J Day service as well as a copy of an...
Dates: Created: 1934-1946; Other: Majority of material found in 1943-1946; Other: Date acquired: 08/06/2007

Ars Poetica

 Collection — Box: 1816
Identifier: MSS 2007-039
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of copies of the Ars Poetica pamphlet with information pertaining to the Shaw collection. Subjects of the newsletters include recent acquisitions to the collection, humorous happenings, news related to poetry, and poetry by the author.

Dates: Created: October 1978-Spring 1985

Art Catalog Slides

 Collection — Box: HUA 2015-007
Identifier: HUA 2015-007
Content Description

Art Catalog Slides, including images of statues around campus

Dates: Undated

Art Department Theses and Dissertations

 Collection — Container: HUA 2016-001 Box 1
Identifier: HUA 2016-001
Content Description

See list in G:\Heritage\Collections\Art Department Theses and Dissertations - to be cataloged

Dates: 1951-2008

Arthur and Mayce Seymour Collection

 Collection — Box: 1079;OversizeFolders1-3
Identifier: MSS 82-5
Scope and Contents

The Arthur and Mayce Seymour Collection, in addition to containing correspondence between them, other family members, and friends, has articles written by the Seymours and many poems by Mayce. A major portion of the collection consists of photographs taken by the Seymours during their trips to India and China in the 1920s. Numerous paintings and sketches made by Mayce during these travels are also included.

Dates: Created: 1899-1965

Arthur Eason papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 99.0271
Scope and Contents This collection includes several different types of documents that refer to the attack on the American 106th Division in St. Vith, Germany on December 16, 1944. The attack on the 422nd, 423rd, and 424th Infantry Regiments of the 106th Division resulted in 8,663 casualties, 416 deaths, 1,246 injuries, and 7,001 soldiers M.I.A. (missing in action).  Pvt. Arthur Eason was captured and transferred to P.O.W. (prisoner of war) camps. Eason was transferred to the Stalag IV B camp in Northeastern Germany. He was among several other POW's from British and Russian battalions. These documents include personal letters, diary entries, official government documents of correspondence, maps, European...
Dates: Created: 1944-1945; Other: Majority of material found in 1944-1945; Other: Date acquired: 06/01/1999

Arthur Edwin Brenton papers

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 1998 Box, Folder: 98.0391 - Folder 1
Identifier: 98.0391
Scope and Contents

The collection relates to Arthur Edwin Brenton who served aboard the USS  Pennsylvania battleship during World War II in the Pacific Campaign as a member of the U.S. Marine Guard.  The collection includes a diary, typed transcript of the diary, personal papers, newspaper clippings, as well as ship's newsletters.

Dates: Created: 1942-1945; Other: Majority of material found in 1944; Other: Date acquired: 06/16/1998

Arthur G. Johnson papers

 Collection — Container: Single Folder Collections - 2002 Box 15 (02.0400-02.0424), Folder: 02.0401 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.0401
Scope and Contents

Arthur G. Johnson served in a U.S. Navy Construction Battalion (Seabee) from December 1942 through the end of World War II. This collection consists of an oral history interview transcript.

In the transcript, Johnson recounts his experiences from basic training to North Africa, then on to Banica River in the South Pacific, Okinawa and back to Guam where he broke his neck, taking him out of the war. The interview also talks generally about the Seabees, family life after the war, camaraderie with the Marines, and censorship.

Dates: Created: 1942-2001; Other: Majority of material found in 1942-1945; Other: Date acquired: 10/02/2002

Arthur Williams Building Collection

 Collection — Container: HP Miscellaneous Documents box 1
Identifier: HP 2007-066
Scope and Contents

The collection contains items related to the dedication of the Williams Building in 1963. (See box list.)

Dates: Created: 1963

Maydene Asbury transcript

 Collection — Container: Single Folder Collections - 2004 Box 8 (04.0264-04.0310), Folder: 04.0264 - Folder 1
Identifier: 04.0264
Content Description

This collection relates to Maydene Asbury who worked at Oak Ridge National Laboratory separating Uranium-235 from Uranium-238 during World War II, which was part of the process for building the atomic bomb. This collection contains an oral history interview transcript.

Dates: Event: 1943-1947; September 25, 2004

Reubin O'Donovan Askew papers

 Collection — Container: Single Folder Collections - 2000 Box 18 (00.0506-00.0534), Folder: 00.0520 - Folder 1
Identifier: 00.0520
Scope and Contents

This collection centers around one Florida State Guard soldier, and an American soldier stationed at the Technical School and Basic Training Center for the Air Force in Gulfport Field, Mississippi. The collection includes a child's drawing, two letters written to the soldier's mother outlining Air Force training and daily life, a newspaper clipping written about the Florida State Guard drills, a letter about D-Day, and photographs of a B-26 Marauder, an American flight crew, an American and Russian soldier, and Yontan Airfield in Okinawa, and their corresponding modern negatives.

Dates: Created: 1943-1946; Other: Date acquired: 09/28/2001

Askew Student Life Center Records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: HPUA 2017-061
Content Description

Promotional posters for ASLC and SLC events

Dates: Other: 2004-2017

Athletics

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: HUA 2018-102
Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs and records relating to Florida State University athletics. G:\Heritage\Collection Administrative Files\Athletics\2018-102_inventory

Dates: 1940-2014; Majority of material found in 1940-2000

Athletics Cards

 Collection — Box: HUA 2014-053
Identifier: HUA 2015-053
Content Description

265 sports cards of former FSU athletes.

Dates: 1990-1999

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