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07. P.K. Yonge Library of Florida History

 Classification
Identifier: 07
Florida History major manuscript collections include the papers of many prominent political and social leaders, as well as the papers of civic, trade and social organizations. Many of the manuscript groups contain business records as well as photographic materials that document the state's agricultural, environmental, military, and social history (the citrus, cattle, and naval stores industries; Seminole Wars; ethnic relations; immigration; etc.). Please note that a separate list exists for the Florida History Miscellaneous Manuscripts collection.

Found in 215 Collections and/or Records:

Charles E. Bennett Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 005
Abstract

Congressional papers of U.S. Representative Charles E. Bennett from Florida.

Dates: 1903-2001; Majority of material found within 1949-1992

Charles H. Jones Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 248
Abstract

Papers relating to Charles H. Jones's role in drafting the 1892 and 1896 Democratic Party platforms, his career in journalism, as well as his correspondence to family and friends.

Dates: 1876-1913

Charles Holton "Southward to the Florida Keys" Album

 Collection
Identifier: MS 238
Abstract

This is the account, complete with a map and photographs, of a pre-WWII trip from New Jersey to Florida.

Dates: 1938

Charles Hull Ewing Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 027
Abstract

Charles Hull Ewing of Chicago was a property owner and real estate developer in the Bradenton-Sarasota region of Florida during the early to mid 1900s. This collection includes business papers relating to his real estate holdings and transactions.

Dates: 1919-1954; Majority of material found within 1927-1940

Charles M. Duren Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS 254
Abstract

Eighteen letters from Charles M. Duren to his parents from Florida during the Civil War; includes a special order and transcripts.

Dates: 1864

Charles Oscar Andrews Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 003
Abstract

Senatorial Papers from his terms as a member of the Florida Congressional Delegation, 1936-1946.

Dates: 1936-1946

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

Civilian Conservation Corps Records

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 016
Abstract

Newsletters and some correspondence from Florida camps of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC).

Dates: 1934-1936

Claude L'Engle Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 249
Abstract

The L'Engle Papers contain materials relating to L'Engle's career as a newspaper editor and politician in Florida.

Dates: 1910-1919

Claude L'Engle Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: PKY 88.028
Abstract

One news clipping scrapbook containing news coverage of the controversy surrounding a libel suit concerning John Graham, put forth by Peter O. Knight against Claude L'Engle.

Dates: 1907