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Florida International University: SPC6040

William Straight Collection, 1763-1992

30 Linear Feet
The Dr. William Straight Collection held in the Special Collections and University Archives Department at Florida International University is an extremely fascinating and well researched collection that contains an extensive history of the first and founding doctors in Miami beginning in the late 1800's. This collection was the personal research of his collection is the result of years of comprehensive research about individuals, organizations, and topics such as James M. Jackson, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Victoria Hospital, various medical societies throughout the state of Florida, epidemics, military medicine, South Florida memoirs, and other unique and interesting memorabilia and ephemera relating to Florida doctors, history and medicine. This collection contains personal research and papers, photographs, antique medical cases, and index cards with historic and biographical information on each topic that Dr. Straight researched.
FSU Special Collections & Archives: 01.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.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.16.0026

William Timmes collection, 1945-2015, bulk 1998-2015

2 boxes
This collection was assembled by William Timmes which contains an original copy of the World War II published history of the 30th Infantry Division Artillery and 11th Airborne Division Association magazines.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.00.0425

William V. Voss, Jr. papers, December 4, 1943 - April 1, 2000

1 folders
This collection relates to William V. Voss, Jr. who served with the U.S. Army, 11th Field Artillery, 24th Infantry Division, in New Guinea and the Philippines during World War II. This collection contains four copies of personal letters and two manuscripts, as well as letters and articles from a reunion magazine from Robert Dexheimer. In his manuscript on the "Return to Bataan," he recounts his experience and tells stories of men he knew and his interactions with local Filipinos. Included with the manuscript is a photograph of Voss. The letter from James L. Postma describes his time in the Philippines and experience with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and includes a photograph of him from 1945. There are three articles by men recounting their experiences in the Philippines. There is one copy of a photograph of the 21st Brigade at Schofield Barracks and copies of four images of Hawaii before World War II. There is also one article on the Korean War and two articles on incidents at Pearl Harbor after December 7, 1941.
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 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.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.04.0144

Willie Mae Williams collection, 1943-1945, bulk 1945

1.00 folders
This collection relates to Willie Mae Williams, an African American woman, who served in the Women's Army Corps during World War II. The collection includes an oral history interview, photographs, newspaper clippings, a cassette tape of the oral history, a woman's veterans hat, a Women's Army Corps souvenir tray, a Women's Army Corps tag, and a yearbook for the 1881st Service Command unit.
Florida Atlantic University Libraries: UA00016

Wilma P. Miller FAU Athletics' Ephemera Collection, 1988-2010

6.00 Linear Feet
This collection dates from 1988, the inaugural year for basketball at Florida Atlantic University, to 2010. Included in this collection are game day programs, media guides, posters, basketball ephemera as well as other FAU ephemera.
UNF Library Special Collections and University Archives: M94-1

Wilma Walker Autobiography, 1904-1917

1.00 folders
Autobiography by Wilma Walker, "I remember Providence." Recounts the author's childhood at her home, Providence, in the community of Sandhills, near the St. Marys River, in Nassau County, Fla. Covers the period up to World War I with some information on the author's family history prior to her birth. Describes the social life of a rural, farming area with emphasis on activities seen from a child's perspective. Includes some material on nearby places such as Hilliard and Jacksonville. Accompanied by a summary, "Memories of childhood in my ancestral community."