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Chase Collection

Identifier: MS 014

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

Cuban-American Land and Lumber Corporation Papers

Identifier: MSS 0349

This collection includes 12 letters and documents (20 folios), a map, and one photograph related to the Cuban-American Land and Lumber Corporation's business in Cuba, specifically the timber and lumber market.

Dates: 1920-1925; Majority of material found within 1924-1925

David Levy Yulee Papers

Identifier: MS 119

Correspondence and business papers relating to activities of David Levy Yulee, territorial delegate to Congress, U.S. Senator from Florida, and founder of the Florida Railroad Company.

Dates: 1800-1954; Majority of material found within 1840-1886

Henry W. Anderson Railroad Collection

Identifier: MSS 0408

This collection is comprised primarily of documents related to the receivership of the Seaboard Air Line Railway from 1930 to 1947 as well as documents related to the reorganization of the Florida East Coast Railway in the 1940s.

Dates: 1908-1961; Majority of material found within 1930-1950

James B. Hodges Collection

Identifier: Ms 053

Papers documenting Florida political history, particularly 1916-1938, and relating to James B. Hodges' career as a member of the Florida House of Representatives (1909); mayor (1909-1910) and city council member (1913-1920) of Lake City; and member of Florida State Executive Committee of the Democratic Party and of the Board of Control and State Plant Board. Also includes a large concentration of Governor Sidney Catts correspondence.

Dates: 1902-1938

James Edmundson Ingraham Papers

Identifier: Ms 056

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

Dates: 1854-1920

Jefferson Davis Smith Papers

Identifier: Ms 092

Business correspondence of Jefferson Davis Smith, a prominent businessman, banker, and railroad builder of Marianna, Florida.

Dates: 1899-1917

Matanzas-Sabanilla Railway Extension Collection

Identifier: MSS 0405

Cuban manuscripts from 1843 documenting the negotiations for the construction of the Matanzas-Sabanilla railway extension passing through important sugar refineries in Cuba.

Dates: 1843 February-August

Nineteenth-Century Colonial Cuban Documents Collection

Identifier: MSS 0529

Manuscripts, official documents, decrees, letters, reports and two illustrations documenting the colonial period in Cuba from 1639 to 1896.

Dates: 1639 - 1896

Samuel Ashe Swann Papers

Identifier: Ms 098

Samuel Ashe Swann's ledgers, letter books, tax certificates, deeds, and account books document Florida's growth in the 19th century. Swann was a real estate speculator, developer, and railroad business man.

Dates: 1838-1925

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