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Lake County (Fla.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Florida County and City Histories

Identifier: MSS 1992-024
Scope and Contents

The materials included in this collection appear to be class papers done by students at the Florida State College for Women around 1922. Among the counties covered are Alachua, Clermont Lake, Manatee, Sarasota, Sumter, Suwanee, Taylor, Walton, Jefferson, Lake, Osceola, Washington, Columbia, and Dade Counties. Among the cities covered are Miami, Jacksonville, Pensacola, Madison, Orlando, Wildwood, Live Oak, De Funiak Springs, Monticello, and West Palm Beach.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1922

Memoranda on Tavares

 Collection — Box 157
Identifier: MSS 0-240a
Scope and Contents

Typed copy of manuscript with two letters by Alex St. Clair Abrams, Attorney at Law, to Miss Elizabeth Burleigh, to whom he sent a copy of the article, in compliance with her request. The memoranda is the history of Tavares' development.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1875-1925; Other: Date acquired: 09/01/1963

Robert Manning Strozier Speeches and Addresses

Identifier: HPUA 2001-012

This collection consists of speeches and addresses written by Dr. Strozier while employed as the Dean of Students at the University of Chicago and as the President of Florida State University. Also this collection contains memorabilia from Dr. Strozier's Inauguration ceremony at Florida State University.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1947-1960

Story of Early Tavares

 Collection — Box 157
Identifier: MSS 0-240
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of typed manuscript by Cora Peet Hammond from historical data collected by two seventh grade school girls under the direction of their teacher, Miss Tanner, to be left as a permanent record in their library. Very good narrative for girls of that age, about the origin of Lake County, the founder of Tavares, housing of the first county seat, and of some of the early settlers of Tavares.

Also includes two copies of "The Little Hustler" printed in Tavares, dating to October 5, 1895.

Dates: Other: 1944; Other: Date acquired: 09/01/1963; October 5, 1895