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AAC. African Americans, Civil Rights, Enslavement

Identifier: AAC

Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:

A. Quinn Jones Collection

Identifier: MS 245

The collection documents the life and career of African American educator, A. Quinn Jones, his wife Frederica Jones, and the African American community in Gainesville, Florida, concentrating on Lincoln High School and the Greater Bethel AME Church.

Dates: 1901-2007

African American History in Alachua County Collection

Identifier: MSS 0630

News clippings, correspondence, program booklets, DVD tapes, and other documents, related to local Black history in Alachua County, Florida.

Dates: 1976 - 2021

Alachua County Branch - NAACP Records

Identifier: MSS 0628

Records document the local Alachua NAACP chapter’s social justice advocacy efforts between 1946 and 2020 and consists of news clippings, meeting minutes, flyers, and other documents.

Dates: 1945 - 2020

American Civil Liberties Union of Florida Records

Identifier: Ms 002

Correspondence, subjects files, newsletters, and other records from the Florida Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union.

Dates: 1955-2017

Atkins Warren Papers

Identifier: MS 325

Papers and photographs related to the career of Atkins Warren, the first African American chief of police for Gainesville, Florida. Aspects of his career covered include his time with the St. Louis Police Department, with the Gainesville Police Department, and with the U.S. Department of Justice Community Relations Service, as well as his presidency and service with the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE).

Dates: 1948-2010; Majority of material found within 1970-1995

Black Student Union at the University of Florida Records

Identifier: MS Coll 147

Contains the correspondence, meeting agendas and minutes, history of, and budget and financial information of the Black Student Union at the University of Florida. Also includes information on events and programming put on by the Black Student Union.

Dates: 1974 - 2010

C. Farris Bryant Papers

Identifier: MS 288
Abstract The papers of Farris Bryant cover the years 1942 to 1977, with an emphasis on the Florida Legislative, gubernatorial elections in 1956 and 1960, and his career in the Federal Office of Emergency Planning. Most of the papers were generated by Bryant himself or organizations of which Bryant was a part of; there are some papers that pertain to the operation of state agencies that were of interest to Bryant, such as the Board of Control, the Turnpike Authority, and the State Road Department...
Dates: 1942-1977

Chase Collection

Identifier: MS 014

Business records of Chase and Company and affiliates, as well as the personal correspondence of members of the Chase Family and family genealogical records.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1884-1984; 1871-1984

Cotman Family Papers

Identifier: MSS 0631

Photographs, articles, awards, memorabilia and other documents related to the Cotman Family. Illinoy Cotman was the oldest African American resident in Archer, Florida who could recite details from the Rosewood massacre of 1922. Her son, Henry Earl Cotman was one of the first African American students to graduate from the University of Florida College of Medicine in 1970.

Dates: 1972 - 2014

Cunningham Funeral Home Records

Identifier: MSS 0563

Burial records, photographs, cemetery maps, funeral service programs, and minutes from the Florida Morticians Association Inc.

Dates: 1950 - 2006