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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

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

Florida Union leaflet

 Collection — Box 146
Identifier: MSS 0-114
Scope and Contents

Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida. Leaflet was purchased for $22.50 from Robert K. Black, Book Dealer. The printed leaflet "extoling virtues of emigration to Florida," covers: Jacksonville, Lawyers and Doctors, Mechanics, Laborers. Provisions, Land, Farming, Immigrants, School Facilities, Communication, Speculators, and Climate. There are also some interesting advertisements.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1867; Other: Date acquired: 04/01/1961

Fred Elliot Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 0-100
Scope and Contents This collection consists of business records, correspondence, pictures, a scrapbook and other items of Fred C. Elliot. Subjects covered by this collection include: J. O. Wright, engineers, Everglades Drainage Project, Everglades Drainage District, Florida population, Cyril Baldwin, C. V. Scott, Florida Everglades, Florida Coast Line Canal, St. Lucie Canal, Gulf to Atlantic Waterway, A. W. Cilchrist, Lake Okeechobee, Broward County, Dade County, DeSoto County, Lee County, Monroe County, Okeechobee County, Palm Beach County, St. Lucie County, Cary A. Hardee, Okeechobee Fruit Lands Company, rainfall, E. B. Lewis & Company, Palm Beach and Everglades Railroad, drainage districts, beach...
Dates: Created: 1835-1962; Other: Date acquired: 12/01/1965

Lewis S. Moore Collection

Identifier: MSS 0-185

Magazines, newspapers, clippings, articles, pamphlets, correspondence, maps and related papers.

Dates: Created: 1862-1931

Millie Nauman collection

 Collection — Single Folder Collections - 1999 Box 16 (99.0352-99.0373), Folder: 99.0358 - Folder 1
Identifier: 99.0358
Content Description

This collection relates to Millie Nauman who worked as a civilian employee at the Wainwright Shipyard in Panama City, Florida during the World War II. This collection contains an oral history interview transcript of Nauman. Information contained in the transcript includes life as a welding inspector at the Wainwright Shipyard, and how minorities were treated at the Wainwright Shipyard.

Dates: Other: Date acquired: 1992-06-02; Event: 1944

M.G. Nelson collection

 Collection — Single Folder Collections - 1999 Box 16 (99.0352-99.0373), Folder: 99.0359 - Folder 1
Identifier: 99.0359
Content Description

This collection includes an oral history interview transcript of M.G. Nelson who worked for the Wainwright Shipyard in Panama City, Florida during World War II. He assisted with payroll.

Dates: Other: Date acquired: 1192-06-30; 1943-1945

Orwin Rush Newspaper Collection

Identifier: MSS 2015-004
Scope and Contents

Collection of mostly Southern newspapers. Originally under NWP 0-1 in catalog records.

Dates: Created: 1861-1920; Other: Majority of material found in 1860-1869

Port St. Joe Centennial Medal and Florida Centennial envelope and stamps

 Collection — Box 140
Identifier: MSS 0-52
Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials related to the establishing and naming of Port St. Joe, the Port St. Joe Centennial Medal (1838-1938) and Florida Centennial Envelope and Stamps (1845-1945).

Dates: Created: 1838-1945; Other: Date acquired: 01/04/1939

Report on a Spanish Land Claim for the heirs of John Brown

 Collection — Box 157
Identifier: MSS 0-233
Scope and Contents

The document by U. S. Congress, House of Representatives, 27th Congress 2d. Session, Rep. No. 83, Heirs of John Brown, Deceased, dated February 9, 1842 is interesting chiefly as an example of the procedures followed by the United States Congress in confirming Spanish land grants in former West Florida.

Dates: Created: 1806-1842; Other: Majority of material found in February 9, 1842

Stanley P. Koss collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 12.0030
Scope and Contents This collection relates to Stanley P. Koss who served as a paratrooper with the 101st Airborne Division during World War II. Koss participated in the battle for Bastogne, Belgium. The majority of this collection pertains to Stanley P. Koss's war bond tour of war production plants in New York and New Jersey as part of an effort to boost war worker morale. The collection includes military orders, itineraries, letters, photographs, and newspaper clippings related to this tour, as well as several souvenirs acquired during the trip. Also included are letters from Koss's pre-service employer, Christmas cards, and a telegram informing Koss's mother that Stanley's brother had been killed in...
Dates: Created: 1942-1994; Other: Majority of material found in 1945; Other: Date acquired: 2012-06-11