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Title: AAUW Florida Records
Description: This collection holds materials from the Records of the American Association of University Women, Florida Division. The American Association of University Women advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. Founded in November 1881, AAUW is open to a...
Abstract/Description: Records of the American Association of University Women, Florida Division, including publications, reports, press clippings, directories, convention records, and Board of Directors records.
Title: Admiral Richard H. Leigh Papers
Description: This collection consists of the papers of United States Navy Admiral Richard H. Leigh. They include a 17-volume holograph diary, dating 1917-1944, containing official orders, holograph and typed letters, newspaper clippings, printed programs, maps, pictures, and other related items. Also included...
Abstract/Description: This collection consists of the papers of United States Navy Admiral Richard H. Leigh. They include a 17-volume holograph diary, dating 1917-1944, containing official orders, holograph and typed letters, newspaper clippings, printed programs, maps, pictures, and other related items. Also included is...
Title: Allen Morris Papers
Description: The Allen Morris Papers consist of personal and professional records and research materials accumulated by Mr. Morris over a period of about forty-one years. The papers consist of correspondence and documents, biographical sketches of Florida officials and other famous Floridians, photographs, pr...
Title: Bradford-Eppes Family Collection
Description: This collection is comprised of two physical collections held in FSU Special Collections. The first collection is the personal papers of Susan Branch Bradford Eppes (1848-1942), best known for her written works on Florida history and civic activities in Tallahassee, Florida. Her papers include a ...
Abstract/Description: Personal papers of Susan Branch Bradford Eppes (1848-1942) including a biography of Eppes, photographs, correspondence, typescript works by Eppes, documentation of the Eppes family, and publications collected by Eppes.
Title: Castro Archaeological Site Collection
Description: The Castro site (8Le151) is located in Leon County, Florida and dates to the Spanish Mission period (ca. 1656-1704). FSU faculty and students conducted excavations at the Castro site in 2000, 2001, and 2002. The majority of the work was geared toward understanding the layout and settlement patter...
Title: Charles R. Mathews Papers on Medicare Implementation
Description: Charles R. Mathews Papers on Medicare Implementation Collection contains a digitized binder of materials from the "Presidential Meeting on Medicare Implementation" in Washington, DC on June 15, 1966 along with other meeting related primary source materials.
Title: Civil War Era Materials
Description: The Civil War, also known as the War between the States, was fought from 1861 to 1865 up and down the American eastern seaboard. It was started when several Southern states declared their secession from the United States and formed the Confederate States of America (the Confederacy). The war ori...
Title: Claude Pepper Papers
Description: The Mildred and Claude Pepper Collection was donated by Congressman Claude Pepper to the Florida State University Libraries in 1979. Subsequent donations were made during the 1980s and additional materials were acquired following his death in 1989. The collection contains over two million pages i...
Title: Cookbooks and Herbals
Description: Herbals, which describe the appearance of medicinal plants, tell how to gather, prepare, preserve and store them. These books contribute to the work of physicians, pharmacists and botanists by providing data about the indication and dosage of these plants. Elizabethan literature is filled with re...
Title: Cuneiform Tablet Collection
Description: While excavating in Babylonia (present-day Iraq) for the University of Chicago in 1903-1904, archeologist Dr. Edgar J. Banks (1866 –1945) acquired a magnificent collection of ancient inscribed Babylonian clay tablets which illustrate the oldest of writings. They are mostly temple records and bu...
Title: Digital Cosa
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Abstract/Description: Collection for the Cosa Excavations project and finds.
Title: Dirac Shoebox Collection
Description: This collection contains a small portion of the Dirac Papers that was originally identified as part of a “shoebox collection,” presumably because they arrived at Special Collections & Archives in shoebox-type containers (or, actual shoeboxes) from either the Dirac home or Dirac’s FSU office...
Title: Discovery, Exploration, and Colonization Collections
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Materials included in this topical collection look to highlight collections we hold at FSU that illustrate the themes of discovery, exploration and colonization. Books, maps, manuscript materials and 3-D objects can be found in these collections.

Title: Edward Lear's Book of Nonsense
Description: Edward Lear was a British poet and painter. Although he wrote many poetry volumes and travel journals, he is best known for his Book of Nonsense, first published in 1846, which consists of drawings and short poems he wrote for the grandchildren of Lord Derby. While he is not credited as the inven...
Title: Emmett Till Archives
Description: The Emmett Till Archives at Florida State University Libraries consists of primary and secondary source material related to the life, murder, and memory of Emmett Louis Till. Florida State University Libraries partners with the Emmett Till Interpretive Center, the Emmett Till Memory Project, and...
Abstract/Description: he Emmett Till Archives at Florida State University Libraries consists of primary and secondary source material related to the life, murder, and memory of Emmett Louis Till. Florida State University Libraries partners with the Emmett Till Interpretive Center, the Emmett Till Memory Project, and oth...
Title: FSU Lives: Portal to the Past, Prologue to the Future
Description: The Florida State University has a long and illustrious history dating back to the legislation creating it in 1851. Through its many names, Seminary West of Suwannee, Florida Female College, Florida State College for Women (FSCW) and The Florida State University (FSU), its students identified the...
Title: First Baptist Church of Tallahassee Collection
Description: In 1849, the Tallahassee population had grown to almost 1,800 men, women, and children. From this diverse population, four men and five women organized the Baptist Church of Tallahassee. Of these nine original members, one was to become governor and another state comptroller. Throughout the over...
Title: Florida History and Heritage
Description: The Florida History and Heritage Collection combines book and manuscript collections held at FSU to provide online access to materials broadly representing Florida's history, culture, arts, literature, sciences and social sciences. For more information on Florida History and other resourc...
Title: Florida Home Economics Association Collection
Description: The Florida Home Economics Association (FHEA), whose goal was "the development and promotion of standards of home living that will be satisfying and developing to the individual and profitable to society," first met on November 28, 1919. The FHEA was founded as an affiliate of the American Home E...
Title: Godby High School
Description: Amos P. Godby High School opened in 1966 as Amos P. Godby Junior High School with grades 7 & 8. The school shared its campus with the newly created Tallahassee Junior College (present day Tallahassee Community College). Due to the small number of African American student population, court-ordered...

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