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Politics and government.

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast

Found in 74 Collections and/or Records:

Chesterfield Smith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 256
Abstract

Papers relating to Chesterfield Smith's career as executive partner and principal architect of the law firm Holland & Knight, his tenure as President of the American Bar Association, and his involvement and influence in local, state, and national politics and law.

Dates: 1934-2008; Majority of material found within 1971-1999

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

Connie Mack III Political Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0330
Abstract Records from the political career of Connie Mack III, a Florida Republican politician who served three terms in the U.S. House (1983-1988) and two terms in the U.S. Senate (1989-2001) before retiring in 2000. The collection also contains material concerning Mack's post-Senate activities and family history. Among the many record types, the collection contains correspondence, memoranda, legislative staff files, press releases, speeches, articles, schedules and calendars, trip files, campaign...
Dates: 1888-2018; Majority of material found within 1983-2000

D. Robert "Bob" Graham Political Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 148
Abstract Records from the political career of D. Robert "Bob" Graham documenting his tenure as a Florida legislator, 1966-1978, and a United States Senator, 1987-2005. The collection also contains Graham's private papers and records from several commissions that Graham served on and also chronicles Graham's Workday experiences. Among the many record types, the collection contains correspondence, memoranda, press releases, speeches, articles, schedules and calendars, trip files, campaign materials,...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1966-2004; 1950-2010

David Levy Yulee Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 119
Abstract

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

Donald Ray (Billy) Matthews Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 068
Abstract

The papers of Billy Matthews (Democrat - Florida) documenting his service in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Dates: 1952-1967

Doyle Carlton Campaign Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: PKY 88.014
Abstract

Scrapbook containing newspaper clippings collected by an aide to Doyle Carlton, Pat Dodson, during Carlton's 1960 campaign.

Dates: 1960

Dwight Laing Rogers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 086
Abstract

Correspondence and other papers relating to Dwight L. Rogers' service in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Dates: 1944-1954

Election Returns by County in Florida

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 026
Abstract

Election returns copied from courthouse records and newspapers.

Dates: 1960-1972

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