Charles Oscar Andrews Papers
Scope and Content
Senatorial papers of Senator Andrews of Florida. Correspondence, news clippings, press releases, legislative files, speeches, personal files. Includes material related to the 1936 election, the Florida East Coast Railroad, the Works Projects Administration, the Atlantic-Gulf Ship Canal, the Medfly, the Everglades, organized labor and strikes, and agriculture. Correspondents include Jerry Carter, Fred Cone, Charles Coe, Daisy Andrews, David Sholtz, and his son, Charles Andrews, Jr.
- Andrews, Charles Oscar, 1877-1946. (Person)
The collection is open for research.
Lawyer and politician. Born in Ponce de Leon, Florida; educated at South Florida Military Institute, Bartow, and University of Florida, Gainesville. Secretary, Florida state Senate, 1905-1911; Assistant, Florida Attorney General, 1912-1917; circuit judge, 1919-1925; President, Florida Bar Association, 1921-1922; member, Florida Real Estate Commission Council, 1925; Florida House of Representatives, Orange County, 1927; Commissioner, Florida Supreme Court, 1929-1932. Died while in office, 1946.
22 Linear feet (41 Boxes)
Language of Materials
Senatorial Papers from his terms as a member of the Florida Congressional Delegation, 1936-1946.
University of Florida Smathers Library Building
Gift of Mr. Andrews and Senator Spessard L. Holland.
- A Guide to the Charles Oscar Andrews Papers
- Finding aid prepared by Dept. Staff
- March 2005
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- Finding Aid Prepared Using Dacs
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- Description is written in English.
Part of the Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Repository
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