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Found in 221 Collections and/or Records:

Autobiography of William H. Raynes

Identifier: MSS 0481

Autobiography of William H. Raynes, the first person to successfully grow the Tung tree in Florida. He describes his activities as a ship surgeon, including experiences in the Crimean War and sailing various places including New Zealand, South America and Africa. He also describes his efforts working with citrus and tung trees in Florida in the later years of his life.

Dates: Circa 1906

B. Campbell Thornal Papers

Identifier: MS 101

Correspondence, court opinions, speeches, and other papers of Florida Supreme Court Justice, B. Campbell Thornal.

Dates: 1944-1970

BACCHUS of the United States, Inc. Records

Identifier: Ms Coll. 140

Newsletters, administrative records, publications, training materials, and other documents describing the development of BACCHUS (Boost Alcohol Consciousness Concerning the Health of University Students), a student organization founded at the University of Florida in 1976 by Gerardo M. Gonzalez.

Dates: 1976 - 2016; Majority of material found within 1976 - 1986

Bert Clair and Ruth Lemon Riley Papers

Identifier: Ms Coll. 011

Records of Bert Claire Riley, an instructor and university administrator at the University of Indiana, the University of Arkansas, and the University of Florida. Also includes the papers of his wife, Ruth Lemon Riley.

Dates: 1918-1963

Bess de Farber Collection on the Bilingual-Bicultural Program at Coral Way Elementary

Identifier: MSS 0491

Photographs, progress reports, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and other documents collected by Bess de Farber, a student at the Coral Way Elementary School in Miami-Dade County during the 1960s. Coral Way was the nation’s first public school with a program for both English and Spanish speakers.

Dates: 1960 - 2008; Majority of material found within 1963 - 1971

Beta Theta Pi, Gamma Xi Chapter Records

Identifier: Ms Coll. 098

Miscellaneous records of the UF chapter of Beta Theta Pi including correspondence related to the fraternity house, the alumni group, the scholarship fund, and chapter activities.

Dates: 1922-1958

B.L. Pemstein Papers

Identifier: Ms 200

Correspondence of B.L. "Bunny" Pemstein, a young Jewish Navy recruit stationed at Key West during World War II.

Dates: 1943-1944

C. Farris Bryant Papers

Identifier: MS 288
Abstract The papers of Farris Bryant cover the years 1942 to 1977, with an emphasis on the Florida Legislative, gubernatorial elections in 1956 and 1960, and his career in the Federal Office of Emergency Planning. Most of the papers were generated by Bryant himself or organizations of which Bryant was a part of; there are some papers that pertain to the operation of state agencies that were of interest to Bryant, such as the Board of Control, the Turnpike Authority, and the State Road Department...
Dates: 1942-1977

Caleb Jewett King, Sr. Papers

Identifier: MS 251

Letters to Caleb King as an editorial writer at the Florida Times-Union (arranged in a scrapbook), and other correspondence.

Dates: 1823-1965; Majority of material found within 1950-1965