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A testamentary dated July 17, 1893, signed by Paul Thompson, County Judge, Gadsden County. The document appoints C.E.L. Allison and Elizabeth S. Allison as Executor and Executrix of Abraham Kurkindolle Allison's estate.
The Gilchrist Papers are comprised of the official papers of Albert Waller Gilchrist, 20th Governor of Florida, as well as newspaper articles, military and state official documents, items pertaining to the naming of Gilchrist County, materials regarding educational institutions including Carolina Military Institute and West Point, personal correspondence, genealogical research, and papers pertaining to Gilchrist's estate and will.
Also known as MSS 0-125.
Typescript letter, dated June 17, 1981, signed by Bob Graham in which he thanks Mrs. Opal M. Free of the FSU Library for gathering materials for a 2nd Annual history dinner.
Also known as MSS 0-303.
Clippings from Florida Clipping Service and unmarked clippings (some no source noted) concerning Farris Bryant's campaign as Democratic candidate for Governor of Florida and the campaigns of other Florida Democratic candidates.
Date Range: August 31, 1960 - November 8, 1960.
The Leon County Commissioners passed a resolution in 1958 to see what could be done to restore historic homes and buildings in Tallahassee, Florida. Governor Millard Caldwell served as Chairman of the Historic Homes Preservation Committee.
This collection consists of letters from LeRoy Collins to Dr. Daisy Parker. Among the subjects mentioned are Judge Taylor and Parker's campaign assistance. The fifth item in the collection is a copy of a letter to Malcolm Johnson that was enclosed in a 1968 letter to Dr. Parker.
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.
This letter, signed by R. K. Call is as follows: "Dear Sir. I have received your kind letter and have but a minute to say I am Much obliged to you and that John W. Smith of Quincy Florida should be appointed keeper of the light house at Appalachicola."
- Names: Florida. Governor X
- Florida State University Libraries. Manuscripts Collections 15
- Correspondence 12
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 7
- Manuscripts 7
- Florida--Politics and government 6
- Photographs 6
- Tallahassee (Fla.)--History 6
- Florida State University Libraries. Claude Pepper Library 5
- Florida--Politics and government--1865-1950 4
- Newspapers 4
- Programs 4
- Florida State University Libraries. Heritage & University Archives 3
- Florida--History 3
- Florida. Governor (1955-1961 : Collins) 3
- Legal documents. 3
- Scrapbooks 3
- Speeches, addresses, etc. 3
- Diaries 2
- England--Description and travel. 2
- Florida--Capital and capitol 2 ∧ less
- Collins, LeRoy 5
- Holland, Spessard L. (Spessard Lindsey), 1892-1971 4
- Askew, Reubin O'D., 1928-2014 3
- Brown, Thomas, 1785-1867 3
- Bryant, Farris, 1914-2002 3
- Carlton, Doyle Elam, 1885-1972 3
- Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 3
- Warren, Fuller, 1905-1973 3
- Adams, Tom, 1917- 2
- Air Force Association 2
- Caldwell, Millard Fillmore, 1897-1984 2
- Chiles, Lawton, 1930-1998 2
- Democratic Party (Fla.) 2
- Gilchrist, Albert Waller, 1858-1926 2
- Johnson, Malcolm B., 1913-1989 2
- Kirk, Claude R., 1926- 2
- Milton, John, 1807-1865 2
- Allison, Abraham Kurkindolle 1
- Allison, Abraham Kurkindolle, 1810-1893 1 ∧ less