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Askew, Reubin O'D., 1928-2014


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Reubin O'Donovan Askew papers

 Collection — Folder: Single Folder Collections - 2000 Box, Folder: 00.0520 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.00.0520
Scope and Contents This collection centers around one Florida State Guard soldier, and an American soldier stationed at the Technical School and Basic Training Center for the Air Force in Gulfport Field, Mississippi. The collection includes a child's drawing, two letters written to the soldier's mother outlining Air Force training and daily life, a newspaper clipping written about the Florida State Guard drills, a letter about D-Day, and photographs of a B-26 Marauder, an American flight crew, an American and...
Dates: 1943-1946; Date acquired: 09/28/2001

Reubin Askew Papers

Identifier: MSS 2008-010
Scope and Contents The collection was given by Reubin O'Donovan Askew in 2008. It contains materials related to his time serving in the Florida House of Representatives, Florida State Senate, and as Governor of Florida.  Included in the collection are campaign files, correspondence, newspaper articles, photographs, audiovisual materials, memorabilia, and copies of speeches. Additionally, there are records documenting his 1988 Presidential bid, as well as other materials relating to his life after his service...
Dates: 1937-2006; Majority of material found in 1969-1989

Reubin Askew Student Memorabilia

 Collection — Box: 1807
Identifier: MSS 2004-005
Scope and Contents

The Reubin Askew Student Memorabilia documents his activities as a student in the late 1940s and as president of Florida State University's Student Government Association in 1951. Includes an FSU Student Honor Code pamphlet, "Honorbound," Askew's student government presidential campaign paper insert for badge, on which is written "Vote for Rube Askew for President U.G.A," and his Freshman Beanie, on which his nickname "Rube" is stitched.

Dates: circa 1947, 1950-1951; Date acquired: 00/00/1998

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Florida. Governor (1971-1979: Askew) 2
Pamphlets 2
Arms control 1
B-26 Marauder (Bomber) 1
Campaign funds--United States 1