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Arthur E. Morgan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 237
Abstract

Papers relating to Morgan's work as a civil engineer and to the Dayton Morgan Engineering Company's various water control projects throughout Florida, in particular to drainage of the Everglades.

Dates: 1912-1954

Arthur R. Marshall, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS Group 073
Abstract

Manuscripts, correspondence, and other papers of a biologist/ecologist regarding the restoration of water flow in South Florida and other environmental issues.

Dates: 1943-2014; Majority of material found within 1954 - 1985

Elizabeth Ogren Rothra Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0391
Abstract

Research materials, clippings, photographs, and correspondence related to the publication of Elizabeth Ogren Rothra's books On Preserving Tropical Florida and Florida's Pioneer Naturalist: The Life of Charles Torrey Simpson.

Dates: 1967-1997; Majority of material found within 1972-1976

Ernest R Graham Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 046
Abstract

Correspondence, photographs and clippings from Ernest Graham's career as a truck and dairy farmer, Florida public servant, and political campaigner. There is strong emphasis on subjects such as horse racing, racketeering, drainage, flooding and water control in South Florida.

Dates: 1908-1957; Majority of material found within 1923-1948

Fred L. Williamson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 183
Abstract

Diaries, correspondence, news clippings, hearings, engineering reports and other material related to South Florida, particularly in the Clewiston area. The collection also contains the records of the New River, Lake Okeechobee and Caloosahatchee Navigation Association.

Dates: 1923-1944

George A. Smathers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 091
Abstract

The papers of George A. Smathers (Democrat - Florida) documenting his service in the U.S. Senate.

Dates: 1934-1994

James Edmundson Ingraham Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 056
Abstract

Correspondence, miscellaneous materials, and photographs of businessman, entrepreneur, and railroad company executive.

Dates: 1854-1920

James Hardin Peterson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 081
Abstract

Papers of James Hardin Peterson, a lawyer and congressman representing Florida's 1st district for 18 years in the House of Representatives.

Dates: 1929-1951

Joe Browder Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0598
Abstract Research reports, correspondence, memoranda, campaign material, and ephemera from Joe Browder, an American environmental activist who spearheaded ongoing efforts to save the Florida Everglades. His work helped establish the Biscayne National Park in 1968, and Big Cypress National Preserve in 1974. Browder successfully lobbied the Nixon administration to halt construction on a project to build a new Miami International Airport, in what is now part of the National Park system in the...
Dates: 1950 - 2010

John D. Pennekamp Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 080
Abstract

This collection details John D. Pennekamp's environmental career, particularly his conservation efforts in South Florida during the 1960s, as well as some of his work for the Miami Herald.

Dates: 1938-1977

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United States. Congress. Florida delegation 3
Florida. Legislature. 2
Reed, Nathaniel P. (Nathaniel Pryor), 1933-2018. 2
United States. Congress. Senate. 2
Allison, R.V., Robert Verrill, 1896 1
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Broward, Napoleon Bonaparte, 1857-1910. 1
Browder, Joe, 1938-2016. 1
Carter, Luther J. 1
Central and Southern Florida Flood Control District (Fla.). 1
Chase, Joshua Coffin, 1858-1948. 1
Chase, Sydney Octavius, 1860-1941. 1
Collins,, LeRoy. 1
Douglas, Marjory Stoneman. 1
Everglades Drainage District (Fla.). 1
Flagler, Henry Morrison, 1830-1913. 1
Florida Defenders of the Environment. 1
Florida Flood Control Association. 1
Florida Navigation and Flood Control Association. 1
Florida Power and Light Company. 1
Florida Public Relations Association. 1
Florida State Press Association. 1
Florida. Board of Parks and Historic Memorials. 1
Florida. Governor (1941-1945 : Holland). 1
Florida. Legislature. Senate. 1
Florida. State Road Department. 1
Freeling, Jessie. 1
Gifford, John C. (John Clayton), 1870-1949. 1
Graham, Ernest R, 1886-1957. 1
Holland, Spessard L. (Spessard Lindsey), 1892-1971. 1
Ingraham, James Edmundson, 1850-1924. 1
Kay, Russell, 1892-1977. 1
Marshall, Arthur R., Jr., 1919-1985. 1
Miami Herald. 1
Morgan, Arthur E. (Arthur Ernest), 1878-1975. 1
New River, Lake Okeechobee and Caloosahatchee Navigation Association. 1
Pennekamp, John D., 1897-1978. 1
Peterson, James Hardin, 1894-1978. 1
Plant, Henry Bradley, 1819-1899. 1
Quackenbos, Max (Harrie Maxwell) 1
Redford, Polly. 1
Rothra, Elizabeth Ogren, 1923-2014. 1
Simpson, Charles Torrey, 1846-1932. 1
Smathers, George A. (George Armistead), 1913-2007. 1
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 1
United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. 1
United States. Work Projects Administration. 1
University of Miami. Center for Urban and Regional Studies. Division of Applied Ecology. 1
Watson, J. Tom. 1
Will, Thomas E. (Thomas Elmer), 1861-1937. 1
Williamson, Fred L. 1
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