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AAC. African Americans, Civil Rights, Enslavement

 Classification
Identifier: AAC

Found in 26 Collections and/or Records:

A. Quinn Jones Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 245
Abstract

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

American Civil Liberties Union of Florida Records

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 002
Abstract

Correspondence and miscellaneous materials relating to personal liberty, civil rights, crime and criminals, desegregation of schools, and women.

Dates: 1955-1996

Atkins Warren Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 325
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: MS Coll 147
Abstract

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

 Collection
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

 Collection
Identifier: MS 014
Abstract

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

Cunningham Funeral Home Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0563
Abstract

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

Dates: 1950 - 1994

Delta Sigma Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0578
Abstract

Establishing records, minutes, handbooks, reports, publications, program flyers, and other organizational records belonging to the Delta Sigma Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

Dates: 1946 - 2021

E. A. Cosby Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0378
Abstract The E. A. Cosby Collection dates from 1936 to 2010 and contains the papers of Dr. Edgar Allen Cosby, a dentist, University of Florida Professor, amateur photographer, and prominent member of Gainesville’s African American Community. The collection includes materials documenting his professional life as a dentist, his activities in the Gainesville community, personal and family life, involvement with the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, and numerous photographs (including prints, negatives,...
Dates: 1936 - 2010

Education in Florida Subject Files

 Collection
Identifier: MS 149
Abstract

Subject files created by Howard Jay Friedman during his service with the Florida Department of Education, primarily news clippings pertaining to public education in Florida.

Dates: 1947-1978