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Burgoyne, Bruce, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1983-09
Identifier: M1983-09
Scope and Contents Photocopies of research files including his translations of the Carl Philipp Steuernagel diary, 1773-1783, and the diary of Philipp Waldeck, both of whom were German mercenaries who saw service in the British Army in West Florida during the American Revolution. Also includes Burgoyne's typescript transcripts in German of the original manuscripts.See BWF (Bibliography of West Florida) 1983-04 for printed chapters of Waldeck diary appearing in issues of Journal of the Johannes...
Dates: Date acquired: 00/00/1983

Anne Burke papers

 Collection — Box: 00.0169 - Box 1
Identifier: 02.00.0169
Scope and Contents Anne Burke was a nurse in the US Army Nurse Corps at the USA Fourth General Hospital in Melbourne, Australia, during World War II. The collection primarily relates to her relationship with First Lieutenant Andrew W. O'Rourke, Jr. of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve. The collection includes thirty-nine letters written by Andrew to Anne during the war. The letters stop due to Andrew's death as a result of typhus fever.  Also included are four photographs, sixteen letters to Anne of condolences...
Dates: 1942-2000; Majority of material found within 1942-1945; Date acquired: 02/28/2000

Edward T. Burke Jr. collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02.03.0139
Scope and Contents The materials in the Edward T. Burke Jr. collection document activities of a U.S. Navy Chief Torpedoman who served on the U.S.S. Broome in the Atlantic and Mediterranean theaters during World War II and his life after the war. i) This collection consists of personal correspondence between Mr. Burke and his wife from 1940 to 1946, military personnel orders, military certificates, a personal journal of Mr. Burke's regarding torpedo notes, photocopies and original copies of pictures...
Dates: 1940-2003; Majority of material found within 1940-1946; Date acquired: 07/10/2003

Taylor G. Burke, Jr. collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02.16.0010
Scope and Contents This collection is centered around a U.S. Army Air Corps pilot in the 35th Squadron of the 64th Troop Carrier Group. He was involved in the European- African- Middle Eastern campaign in Rome, Italy and Operation Dragoon in Southern France. This collection contains special orders, yearbooks, certifications of flight training, letters between the pilot and his family and friends, photos from Italy, France, and Puerto Rico, portraits in uniform, pamphlet for soldiers describing the famous...
Dates: 1943-1945; Date acquired: 05/18/2016

Burke, Yolanda Pinney, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1981-18
Identifier: M1981-18
Scope and Contents

Personal papers consisting of photocopies of genealogical information and photographs of family members. Included are the Burke, Clifford, Fell, Mooney, and Pinney families, with additional materials on Thomas J. White, Joseph L. White, Carl Timothy Hoffman, and Robert Fell, a carpenter in the U.S. Navy from 1803 to 1820.

Dates: Date acquired: 07/00/1981

Burnett Roth Anti-Defamation League Collection

Identifier: SPC5025
Scope and Contents This collection includes newspaper clippings, financial records, legal documents, and personal letters from Burnett Roth to inform and persuade the public that there is no reason for antisemitism or hatred towards African Americans. Additionally, there are invitations to equal-rights galas, brochures for events, audio cassettes involving oral memoirs on the situation in Israel and the Middle East, and documents reporting terrorist attacks on the Jewish community itself from Israel....
Dates: 1958-1998

Burrow, Dorothy, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1983-04
Identifier: M1983-04
Scope and Contents Personal papers, 1840-1979, including records as a student, 1916-1919; as a teacher at Pensacola High School, 1928-1967; memorabilia and letters about life at Florida State College for Women, 1919-1923; summer studies at Columbia, 1929; the University of Virginia, 1938; and the University of Wisconsin, 1930. Includes considerable family records of her parents, John McMillan Burrow and Nelle Agnes Barrington Burrow and other relatives including the Anderson, Burrow, Cresap, Pyle, and Vaughn...
Dates: 1840-1979; Date acquired: 07/00/1983

Burton Van Deusen Circus Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2011-0321
Scope and Contents

Immigration and naturalization documents for circus performers, postcards, circus posters and broadsides, clothing, stilts, and related materials documenting circus performances.

Dates: 1954-1984; Date acquired: 03/21/2011

Lawrence Burzynski collection

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2007 Box, Folder: 07.0088 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.07.0088
Content Description

This collection relates to Lawrence Burzynski, who enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1939 and was discharged in 1946 with the rank of Chief Electricians Mate. This collection contains a compilation of entries from Burzynski's diary during his seven years in the Navy. The diary provides an account of nearly every facet of U.S. Navy life during WWII and provides testimony on key moments of the war, including the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.

Dates: June 11, 1939 - June 30, 1946

Rowland G. Bush collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02.09.0113
Scope and Contents This collection relates to Technician Fifth Grade Rowland G. Bush, who served as a medical corpsman with the 104th Infantry Division, and was killed in action on October 25, 1944. The collection contains his Purple Heart and Silver Star, as well as their accompanying certificates, a Western Union telegram notifying his mother of his death, condolence letters, correspondence requesting his body be moved from Belgium to California, photographs of Rowland and his family, and the 48-star flag...
Dates: 1944-1948; Majority of material found within 1944-1945; Date acquired: 07/05/2009

Bussiere Family

Identifier: WF802

Butler and Cowart families collection

 Collection — Box: 15.0014 - Box 1
Identifier: 02.15.0014
Scope and Contents This collection pertains to Thomas A. Butler, who served as a First Lieutenant in the 468th Anti-Aircraft Artillery (AAA) Battalion during World War II. Butler served in France and Germany from 1944-1945, receiving five battle stars and a bronze star medal. In the immediate months following the war, he was stationed at the Berchtesgaden Hof Hotel, which was adjacent to Hitler's retreat at Obersalzberg, where he operated the Hotel as a retreat for Army officers. Butler maintained a detailed...
Dates: 1943-1950; Majority of material found within 1945-1947; Date acquired: 07/28/2015 by Dr. Marie E. Cowart

Robert L. and Virginia Butler papers

 Collection — Box: 17.0030 - Box 1
Identifier: 02.17.0030
Scope and Contents This collection relates to Corporal Robert L. Butler, who served with the U.S. Army Air Corps in the U.S., and his wife Virginia Butler. This collection contains letters sent between Robert and Virginia while he was training at six different locations from 1944 to 1945. Also included in the collection are letters to Robert from his mother Vedale Butler (née Irwin) and letters to Robert from his brother Charles. The letters are personal but some discuss Robert's daily routine while in...
Dates: 1937-1945; Majority of material found within 1944-1945; Date acquired: 11/02/2017

C. Farris Bryant Campaign News Clippings

 Collection — Container: Newsclippings
Identifier: MSS 98-4
Scope and Contents

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.

Dates: August 31, 1960 - November 8, 1960; Date acquired: 12/00/1998

C. McDonald Campbell Collection

 Collection — Container: HP Miscellaneous Documents box 1
Identifier: HP 2007-040
Scope and Contents

C. McDonald Campbell was a Florida College for Women student, class of 1935.  The items in the collection relate to her 50 year reunion in 1985. (See box list.)

Dates: 1985

Clifford Robert Cain papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02.14.0036
Scope and Contents

This collection contains the personal papers and memorabillia of Clifford Robert Cain (United States Navy's, Aviation Radioman First Class, Chief Petty Officer Electronicsman) including his aviator's log book, discharge papers, certificate of training completion, financial records, identification card, leatherbound service record case, and various documents from the Veteran's Administration.  Cain served at Lakehurst Naval Air Station.  He supported the Blimp-Zeppelin program.

Dates: 1942-1946; Majority of material found in 1945; Date acquired: 11/12/2014

George R. Cain collection

 Collection — Box: 00.0559- Box 1
Identifier: 02 .00.0559
Content Description This collection relates to George R. Cain and his service as a communications officer in the 23rd Fighter Group, also known as the Flying Tigers, in China during World War II. The collection includes a variety of memorabilia, which spans from the beginning of George H. Cain's service in 1940 until his death in 2000. A few sources in the collection provide an overview of military service on the island of Hawaii. Others document his post-service work with his local Veterans of Foreign Wars...
Dates: 1940-2000

Cal and Mary Jane Koesy Collection

Identifier: HP 2009-015
Scope and Contents

The Cal and Mary Jane Koesy Collection consists of personal photographs related to the couple's student experiences at Florida State College for Women and Florida State University from 1944-1952.

Dates: 1944-1952

California Poetry in the Schools Program Collection (Shaw Collection addition)

Identifier: MSS 2011-0701
Scope and Contents

1 folder of California Poetry in the Schools (CPIT) Newsletters, 1 folder of correspondence related to orders of CPIT poetry anthologies with lists of items purchased for the Shaw Collection.

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.

Dates: Date acquired: 07/01/2011

Calista Louise Bliler collection

 Collection — Container: Letters/Documents/Photographs/Ephemera
Identifier: 02.98.0329

The Calista Louise Bliler collection consists of official military papers and personal photographs, letters, and notes of the first woman to become an officer from the U.S. Naval Air Station in Dallas, TX.

Dates: 1942-1954; Majority of material found in 1942-1943; Date acquired: 06/21/2017

Calvin Patterson Research Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: HP 2011-020
Scope and Contents

The Calvin Patterson Research Collection contains digitized items such as articles, correspondence, and documents related to events and scholarships in memory of Calvin Patterson compiled by alumnus Tommy Warren.

Dates: 1968-2009; Date acquired: 05/27/2011

Kenneth F. Cameron papers

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2008 Box, Folder: 08.0042 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.08.0042
Scope and Contents This collection relates to Kenneth F. Cameron of Portland, Maine who provided a telephone interview on February 8, 2001, concerning his experiences in the U.S. Navy during World War II. The collection contains an oral history interview transcript.The transcript consists of an 8-page oral history interview. In the interview he discusses working in a shipyard, joining the Seabees, and the places he served in the Pacific. He talks about building for the war relief program,...
Dates: 1941-1946; Majority of material found within 1943-1946; Date acquired: 02/14/2008

Camp Joseph E. Johnston (Jacksonville, Fla.) Collection

 Collection — Container: M07-2
Identifier: M07-2
Abstract The collection consists primarily of the correspondence of Wesley "Lee" Bouslog, with 106 letters and envelopes dated from December 31, 1917 to May 21, 1918. The first letter describes his arrival at the Camp, and thereafter, the often lengthy letters detail Bouslog's life as a soldier, including descriptions of his daily meals and routines, and maintenance tasks. The letters provide a glimpse into camp life, with Bouslog relating that more than twenty states were represented in his...
Dates: 1917-1921; Date acquired: 00/00/2006

Campbell Family Papers

 Collection — Container: M1988-11
Identifier: M1988-11
Scope and Contents

Educational diplomas, 1899-1933, of Christian C. McDonald and Christian McDonald Campbell for attendance at Palmer College, at Florida State Normal School, and the Okaloosa County public schools in DeFuniak Springs, Florida.

NOTE: Florida State Normal Schol moved to Tallahassee and became Florida State College for Women. Today, it is known as Florida State University.

Dates: 1899-1933; Date acquired: 09/00/1988

Frances and Lamar "Duke" Campbell collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02.15.0042
Scope and Contents This collection contains a Pre-World War II photograph album of Shanghai, a photograph album of construction of the base and social life on Samar, Philippines,  cruise books from 1958 and 1959 commemorative cruises of the USS Stribling, commissioned in 1945. The collection also contains a Fall 1957 Oak Leaf yearbook of the US Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, GA, with biographies of students from former German and Japanese World War II navies as well as...
Dates: 1941-1963; Date acquired: 12/11/2015

Judie Campbell transcript

 File — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2004 Box, Folder: 04.0155 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.04.0155
Content Description This collection relates to Judie Campbell who served in the U.S. Army with the 3104 General Quartermasters attached to the 450th Engineers in the European Theater of operations during World War II. This collection contains an oral history transcript where Campbell recounts his experiences in Liverpool, England, and throughout Europe as an African African. Campbell discusses desertion, his experiences being a squad leader, his experiences with European women, other soldiers who fathered...
Dates: 1943-1945

Campbell Stadium Fund records

 Collection — Container: 1453
Identifier: MSS 92-8
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of materials related to the Doak S. Campbell Stadium at Florida State University. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence and deposit records concerning financing of the stadium. There is also a ledger book and lists of stadium certificate holders which were purchased to finance the stadium.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1950

Campus Activities, August 1967 Photograph Collection

 Collection — Container: Campus Activities
Identifier: UAP0007
Scope and Contents

The photographs in this collection document the daily activities in various departments on campus in August 1967. They show the operations aspect of the university by showing the activities in departments such as Utilities and Administrations. On the manila envelope received from Ms. Elfriede Lynch, there was a typed notation indicating that the Public Relations Office requested the photographs to update the "photo file" and for the "Boca Supplement."

Dates: 1967; Majority of material found in 1967; Date acquired: 01/01/2007

Campus Photographs, October 1970 Collection

Identifier: UAP00019
Scope and Contents These photographs were created to document activities by the staff at Florida Atlantic University. A photo book was created by taping the photograph(s) to a leaf of bond paper. Twenty-one pages had information about the photograph(s) typed at the top of the page. The pages were punched with a three hole punch and put into a thin notebook. The photographer was not identified. Upon receiving the photo book from Ms. Elfriede Lynch, the pages were removed from the book and placed in a clamshell...
Dates: 1970; Majority of material found in 1970; Date acquired: 01/01/2006

Canter Brown History of the Florida Supreme Court Collection

 Collection — Container: stacks at Pepper
Identifier: MSS 2013-0610

The Canter Brown History of the Florida Supreme Court Collection contains news and correspondence, and research materials for Brown's publications about the history of the Florida Supreme Court.

Dates: 1917-2005; Date acquired: 06/10/2013

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