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Politics and government.

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast

Found in 74 Collections and/or Records:

Joseph Edward Hendricks Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 051
Abstract

Legislative correspondence of U.S. representative from Florida (1937-1949).

Dates: 1931-1948

Jérémie Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS Group 017
Abstract

Records of the jurisdiction of Jérémie in Saint-Domingue (present-day Haiti) notarized by more than thirty notaries who operated both in Jérémie and in outlying areas. Also includes records of the civil administration, documents registered with the greffier (registrar), and a small number of ecclesiastical records.

Dates: 1714-1896; Majority of material found within 1770-1804

Lawton Chiles Senate Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0328
Abstract Lawton Chiles, Jr. (1930-1999) was a Democratic politician who served in the Florida state legislature and the U.S. Senate. He served three terms in the Senate before retiring. He later ran for and won the Florida Governor's seat where he served until his death. Chiles is most known for his work on government reform (Government in the Sunshine Act) and environmental concerns (Big Cypress National Preserve, phosphate mining in Osceola National Forest), as well as being a strong advocate for...
Dates: 1958-1988; Majority of material found within 1971-1988

Manning Julian Dauer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms Coll. 026
Abstract

Correspondence, writings, teaching materials and other papers of historian and political scientist Manning J. Dauer.

Dates: 1900-1987

Manuscript concerning parliaments by the Earl of Anglesey, Arthur Annesley

 Collection
Identifier: MS Group 140
Abstract

Manuscript edition concerning parliaments, [16??]. This tract has been published as Part 1 of The original institution, power, and jurisdiction of Parliament (1707) and attributed to Sir Matthew Hale, but this is very questionable.

Dates: 16??

Maxine E. Baker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 198
Abstract

Political and organizational papers of Maxine E. Baker during the years from 1934-1974.

Dates: 1934-1974

Millard Fillmore Caldwell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 010
Abstract

Correspondence relating to the establishment of the Regional Council for Education; gubernatorial campaign material; and speeches delivered by Caldwell.

Dates: 1938-1950

Miscellaneous Materials Regarding Edward Ball

 Collection
Identifier: MS 181
Abstract

Interviews, articles, clippings, and other material used by Raymond K. Mason and Virginia Harrison in their book about Florida businessman Ed Ball entitled Confusion to the Enemy: A Biography of Edward Ball.

Dates: 1938-1981

N. Curtis Peterson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 220
Abstract

Legislative files and correspondence of Florida State Senator, N. Curtis Peterson.

Dates: 1969-1990

Napoleon Bonaparte Broward Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 009
Abstract

Correspondence, speeches, news clippings, campaign material, legislative files, and other papers of former Florida governor, Napoleon Bonaparte Broward.

Dates: 1879-1918; Majority of material found within 1904-1910