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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:

Florida Federation of Women's Clubs Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 036
Abstract

These scrapbooks document the involvement of the Sorosis-Junior Sorosis of Orlando and the Woman's Club of Crestview in the "Build Freedom with Youth" contest during 1951-1952.

Dates: 1951-1952

Florida Historical Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 037
Abstract

Largely correspondence of Julien Chandler Yonge (1879-1962), relating to business of the society and its journal, Florida Historical Quarterly, which he edited (1925-1955); together with programs of annual meetings.

Dates: 1923-1982

Florida House of Representatives Select Committee on Reapportionment Records

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 029
Abstract

Transcripts of hearings and meetings of the committee, August 24, 1981-May 21, 1982.

Dates: 1981-1982

Florida Legislative Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: PKY 88.024
Abstract

Contains the constitution, by-laws, and minutes of the Florida Legislative Council from 1922-1924.

Dates: 1922-1924

Florida LGBTQ+ Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0533
Abstract

The Florida LGBTQ+ Collection contains newspapers, journals, newsletters, magazines, and other periodicals related to the LGBTQ+ community in Florida. It includes titles such as The Weekly News (TWN), which was the longest-running gay newspaper in Florida at the time of its final issue, and Mama Raga, a lesbian magazine published in Gainesville.

Dates: 1960 - 2021; Majority of material found within 1970 - 2000

Florida National Bank Records

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 069
Abstract

Annual reports, meeting minutes, by-laws, and other institutional records of the Florida National Bank, also known at various times as the Mercantile Exchange Bank, the Jacksonville Savings Bank, the Southern Savings and Trust Company, and the Florida National Group of Banks of the State of Florida.

Dates: 1887-1989

Florida Peace Movement Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0590
Abstract

This collection preserves audiovisual, photographic, and written documentation of the activism of Martina and John Linnehan to oppose deployment of nuclear armaments and support peace and environmental movements, centered mostly on Florida and Georgia.

Dates: 1979 - 2006

Florida Railway and Navigation Company Letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: PKY 88.009
Abstract

A letterbook created by the Florida Railway and Navigation Company, 1888-1891.

Dates: 1888-1891

Florida Section, American Chemical Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 040
Abstract

Correspondence, reports, issues of the FLACS publication.

Dates: 1962-1990

Florida State Pharmaceutical Association Ladies Auxiliary Records

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 039
Abstract

Scrapbook, reports, by-laws, and booklets describing the history of the organization.

Dates: 1947-1973