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FSU Special Collections & Archives: MSS 0-309

Wyatt Blassingame papers, 1951-1969

4 boxes
This collection contains materials related to the publications and works of Wyatt Blassingame. Included are: For better or worse, 1951; manuscript entitled, In another country; The golden geyser, 1961, with a section written for Reader's Digest; The golden geyser, edited typescript; Halo of spears, 1962; Live from the devil, 1959, editor's copy with layout and notes; Medical corps heroes of World War II, 1969, galley sheets; Medical corps heroes of World War II, manuscript, first draft, notebook. There are also letters in the collection about Medical Corps heroes of World War II. They are sent to Random House, to and from the editor. Some letters are from the 92nd and 93rd Division of Emory Doctors. Some are copies of service publications, such as a photocopy of The Medical Department: medical service in the Mediterranean and minor theaters, by Charles M. Wiltze.
FSU Special Collections & Archives: MSS 0-273

World War I and II Papers, 1918-1945, bulk 1918, 1945

6.00 items
This collection consists of two groups of items. There are three army regulations post cards dated "Somewhere in France," which are acknowledgement of thanks from soldiers at the front, and they are addressed to Miss C. Tracey at Erie, Pennsylvania, 1918. The other part of this collection is a newspaper, The Stars and Stripes, dated Tuesday, May 8, 1945, with headlines "Nazis Quit." With the newspaper are two arm bands of the Nazi armed forces, one red and black and one black on yellow.
FSU Special Collections & Archives: MSS 1964-271

Wood Civil War letter, Date acquired: 06/01/1960

1.00 items
Manuscript letter written Feb. 6, 1865 "On the lines near Richmond" to Mrs. M.S. Wood from her husband; written on both sides, 2 sheets are both torn into 4 pieces by wear; letter in poor condition, faded, discolored, and badly worn. Also known as MSS 0-271.
FSU Special Collections & Archives: MSS 1976-012

W. May Walker Papers, 1901-1974, bulk 1925-1974

47.00 boxes
The collection includes correspondence, committee papers, legislative papers, and legal papers such as rulings, opinions, and papers concerning particular cases. Judge Walker serived as County Judge of Leon County and on the bench of the 2nd Judicial Circuit. The great majority of the papers in the collection cover the time period from the 1940s until the time of his death, September 16, 1974. The collection includes the papers of Judge Walker's father, Nat R. Walker.
FSU Special Collections & Archives: MSS 0-266

Winthrop Family Papers, 1592-1970, bulk 1841-1941

4040.00 items
Business, personal, family and military papers, correspondence, orders, bills, pictures, publications, engineering diagrams and blueprints. This collection contains the business papers of John S. Winthrop and Mrs. Susan Winthrop, including correspondence, plantation records, bills, orders, mortgages, tax information and bookkeeping records. There are also personal and family papers of the Winthrop family, including pictures of persons such as Sindey Alder and members of the Winthrop family, as well as the military papers for Captain Guy L. Winthrop. The collection contains a set of eight blueprints and designs, the business papers of Francis B. Winthrop, and a map of Burrow Hill Place. Information about the Winthrop Family Tree is on four photocopied sheets as follows: 1. Adam Winthrop, Levenham, Suffolk in 1498, to Guy Louis, died 1963. 2. Smith-Armistead-Winthrop. Nathaniel Smith, born 1788, to John Still Winthrop, died 1862. 3. Rogers-Winthrop-Bell. Nehemiah Rogers, born 1718, to Guy Louis, died 1963. 4. Nathaniel Marston, 1697, to Evelyn Susan Armistead, 1846. Includes MSS 0-267, MSS 1-04 and MSS 79-6.
FSU Special Collections & Archives: MSS 0-322

Wings of the Morning Typescript, 1967

3.00 folders
Typescript of the memoirs of Joyce Isabella Mann of New Harmony, Indiana, authored by Mary Lou Robson Fleming.
FSU Special Collections & Archives: MSS 77-6

William Wilson letters, 1827-1846

6.00 items
Six letters written by William Wilson to his sister Lucretia Wilson Dutton (Mrs. Asa). Five of the letters are written from Tallahassee, Florida, and offer some interesting material about the area in the 1820s through early 1850s.
FSU Special Collections & Archives: MSS 83-5

William Warren Rogers and Robert David Ward Manuscript, 1973

1.00 folders
Corrected typescript draft of August Reckoning: Jack Turner and Racism in Post-Civil War Alabama by William Warren Rogers and Robert David Ward. Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press. 1973.
FSU Special Collections & Archives: MSS 2011-0614a

William Thomas (W. T.) Cash Papers, approximately 1878-1951

0.40 Linear Feet
A collection of papers by William Thomas (W.T.) Cash. Notably, this collection contains the manuscript for his book Biennials. Personal business ledgers and other short manuscripts are also housed in this collection.