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Correspondence. This collection is comprised of various groups of letters about Florida, dating between 1837 and 1891 most of which deal primarily with land issues.
Original typewritten manuscript and galley proofs of Leon Odell Griffith's A Long Time Since Morning. The typewritten manuscript included handwritten edits, is unbound, and has some documentation from the publisher, Random House. The galley proofs are also unbound with handwritten edits and are stored folded. They are dated March 18, 1954.
Records of the American Association of University Women, Florida Division, including publications, reports, press clippings, directories, convention records, and Board of Directors records.
Online Copies Available
Born-digital materials from this collection are available through the FSU Digital Library.
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.
Account Book (possibly a store account book) Feb. to Nov. 1872.
While the Adams Brothers Store Ledger covers only a brief period of the existence of this business (1898-1899), it documents the operations of a late 19th and early 20th Century mercantile store in north Florida. It is significant to researchers studying North Florida's economic history during this period.
Research materials and correspondence used by FSU faculty member Adeline W. WIlkes in writing biographical materials about Dr. Doris Clack.
Two prints of Walt Whitman advertisements from 1889 and 1855.
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.
46 original drawings used as illustrations for Sea of Cortez by John Steinbeck and Edward Ricketts, 1941.
Alec Rackowe manuscripts for "The Slope of Love," "Summertime," and "Take Me to Hollywood." Also included in the collection are several letters from Rackowe's editor at The American Magazine.
Personal items of Florida State College for Women student Alice Nicholson (BS, Education, 1927). Items include photographs and a painting from her years at FSCW, as well as later Florida and LeRoy Collins related memorabilia. (See box list.)
Includes small press and alternative publications, with a focus on content related to everyday experiences and societal norms. Publishers include Alternative Comics, Fantagraphics Books, Slave Labor Graphics, Vertigo Comics, and independently produced zines, as well as Dark Horse Comics, DC Comics, Image Comics, Oni Press, and Marvel Comics.
Local histories, genealogical research, printed agendas, and notes regarding the Thomas Armstrong Caldecott family.
Note to researchers: This collection is in process, and portions remain unavailable to researchers at this time. Please contact FSU Libraries Special Collections & Archives for more information.
Annual reports, committee files, correspondence, membership files, president's files, scrapbooks, photographs, yearbooks, and memorabilia.
Pamphlet entitled "Constitution and by-laws of the Anaxagorean Literary Society, Tallahassee Florida, 1901." It bears the signature of A. A. Murphree, President of the West Florida Seminary at that time.
Photocopy of memoir that tells about the two Andres brothers' family episodes following their answer to an advertisement "Ten acres and freedom" which offered property for sale in Florida, from their arrival in Fort McCoy, Florida, in the fall of 1914 and the years following. An index of persons in the memoirs is included in the collection, along with seven photographs.
The collection consists of books, with corresponding manuscripts, galleys and artwork related to each book. The books are accompanied by different versions of manuscripts, and both author's and editor's galleys, along with layout sketches and early drawings for each book.
The Anna Forbes Liddell Papers consists of personal and professional papers collected throughout her life and includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, research notes, articles, lecture notes, student papers, biographical information, photographs, and poetry.
Commonplace book with gold tooling and metal clasps, with handwritten text in French and English.
This collection consists of the 174 page typescript draft with handwritten edits of The Men around Hurley, dating June 22 to July 2, 1931, by Annie Louise Blackwell.
This collection consists of copies of the Ars Poetica pamphlet with information pertaining to the Shaw collection. Subjects of the newsletters include recent acquisitions to the collection, humorous happenings, news related to poetry, and poetry by the author.
The Art History Club at UCF collection documents the history of the club from 2011 to 2015. Materials in this collection include officer files of the club's president, such as meeting agendas, event fliers, and memorabilia.
The Arthur and Mayce Seymour Collection, in addition to containing correspondence between them, other family members, and friends, has articles written by the Seymours and many poems by Mayce. A major portion of the collection consists of photographs taken by the Seymours during their trips to India and China in the 1920s. Numerous paintings and sketches made by Mayce during these travels are also included.
- Subject: Manuscripts X
- FSU Special Collections & Archives 554
- UCF Special Collections 5
- Institute on WWII and the Human Experience 4
- UWF University Archives and West Florida History Center 2
- UCF University Archives 1
- Florida State University Libraries. Manuscripts Collections 527
- Manuscripts 114
- Correspondence 90
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 69
- Florida--History 38
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 37
- Photographs 34
- Leon County (Fla.) 29
- Authors, American 27
- Florida State University Libraries. Heritage & University Archives 25
- Photocopying. 23
- Legal documents. 22
- Diaries 21
- Poetry 21
- Tallahassee (Fla.)--History 21
- Newspapers 20
- Programs 20
- Financial Records 19
- Account books 18
- Plantations--Southern States 18 ∧ less
- English 555
- Undetermined 5
- French 2
- Egyptian (Ancient) 1
- Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 1
- Confederate States of America 35
- Florida State College for Women 17
- Florida. Governor 16
- Collins, LeRoy 10
- Campbell, Doak S. (Doak Sheridan), 1888-1973. 7
- Conradi, Edward, 1869-1944 6
- United States. Navy 6
- Carlton, Doyle Elam, 1885-1972 5
- Florida State University Libraries. Heritage Protocol & University Archives 5
- Sandels, Margaret Rector, 1888-1973 5
- Bellamy, Raymond F. (Raymond Flavius) 4
- Bloxham, William Dunnington, 1835-1911 4
- Brown, Thomas, 1785-1867 4
- Eppes Family 4
- Flagler, Henry Morrison, 1830-1913 4
- Gilchrist, Albert Waller, 1858-1926 4
- Liddell, Anna Forbes, 1891-1979 4
- Moore, Coyle E. 4
- Pepper, Claude, 1900-1989 4
- Till, Emmett, 1941-1955 4 ∧ less