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Florida State University Libraries. Manuscripts Collections

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Francis Eppes Letter

 Collection — Box 145
Identifier: MSS 1984-011
Scope and Contents

This letter was written by Francis Eppes to Reverend John Woart of Swedesboro, New Jersey. The letter, dated July 25, 1838, is an invitation to take charge of St. John's Episcopal Church in Tallahassee, Florida. A transcription of the letter is included with the original MSS.

Dates: Created: 1838

Pine Hill Plantation Papers

Identifier: MSS 0-204
Scope and Contents Includes materials on the American Civil War, the Bradford-Eppes family including Susan Bradford Eppes and Dr. Edward Bradford, plantation life, land and mortgages, banking, tomb inscriptions from the cemetery in Pine Hill, Florida, sheet music for "Twenty Years Ago" by J. E. McCullune, pamphlets from Orlando and Jacksonville, Florida, as well as genealogical data on the Eppes-Bradford family. Photographs include members of the Bradford-Eppes family, John Wilkes Booth, Louise Covington, and a United States Coast Guard Signal Service Station in Palm Beach, Florida. Includes manuscripts for the books Negro of the Old South and ...
Dates: Created: 1832-1926; Other: Date acquired: 07/31/1965

Susan Bradford Eppes Papers

 Collection — Box 682: Series Series 1; Series Series 2
Identifier: MSS 86-17
Scope and Contents

Personal papers of Susan Branch Bradford Eppes (1848-1942) including a biography of Eppes, photographs, correspondence, typescript works by Eppes, documentation of the Eppes family, and publications collected by Eppes.

Online Copies Available

Select materials from the Susan Bradford Eppes Papers have been digitized and are available through the FSU Digital Library.

Dates: Created: 1850-1949

The Florida Randolphs

 Collection — Box 156
Identifier: MSS 80-5
Scope and Contents

This item is a compiled history of the Florida Randolph family, dating from 1829-1978. Compiled by Randolph Whitfield and John Chipmand, 1978. Names included in the work include: Randolph family, Bratton family, Chipman family, Eppes family, Gass family, Porter family, and Whitfield family. 99 pages, fold-outs, pictures. Photocopy number 36.

Dates: Created: 1829-1978