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AAC. African Americans, Civil Rights, Enslavement

 Classification
Identifier: AAC

Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:

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

Federal Bureau of Investigation St. Augustine Surveillance Files

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 106
Abstract

Photocopies of surveillance records of racial tension in St. Augustine by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Dates: 1963-1967

Frederick C. Cubberly Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 244
Abstract

Includes Cubberly's research on Florida history as well as documents and correspondence from peonage cases he was involved in while he was the United States Attorney for the North West District of Florida.

Dates: 1906-1929

James David Glunt Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 043
Abstract Documents collected by James David Glunt for his dissertation, primarily relating to Florida history in the second Spanish period (1784-1821) and territorial period (1821-1845), particularly plantation slavery. A donation of additional material in 2016 included material on the Bradford family of Tallahassee and papers of George Noble Jones, which appear in Plantation Records from the Papers of George Noble Jones, coedited with U. B. Phillips. The rest of the...
Dates: 1797-1930; Majority of material found within 1820-1880

James S. Haskins Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0327
Abstract James Haskins (1941-2005) was a prolific author of more than 100 published books, mostly of African American nonfiction and biography for children and adolescent readers, though he is perhaps most known for his books The Cotton Club and Mr. Bojangles, which each served as inspiration for film adaptations. He was also a Professor of English at the University of Florida and maintained a busy schedule of speaking and lecturing...
Dates: 1920s-2023; Majority of material found within 1961-2004

Jane Hiers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0621
Abstract

Correspondence, newspaper clippings, reports, committee notes, and other records related to Criminal Justice, Civil Rights, and local politics in Gainesville and Alachua County created by Gainesville local community activist Jane Hiers.

Dates: 1955 - 2004

Jérémie Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS Group 017
Abstract

Records of the jurisdiction of Jérémie in Saint-Domingue (present-day Haiti) notarized by more than thirty notaries who operated both in Jérémie and in outlying areas. Also includes records of the civil administration, documents registered with the greffier (registrar), and a small number of ecclesiastical records.

Dates: 1714-1896; Majority of material found within 1770-1804

Joel Buchanan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0629
Abstract

Papers, photographs, and community honors related to Joseph Buchanan and his work in Gainesville and Alachua County, as well as specifically at the University of Florida.

Dates: 2000 - 2019