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Title: Cromartie Land Records
Description: Documentation of the land holdings of Alexander Cromartie (1807-1870) of Leon County, Florida. Includes an 1868 manuscript land indenture transferring two parcels of land to Cromartie's son, Alexander G. Cromartie; and an 1870 map by surveyor W. L. Robeson, detailing the division of Cromartie's ...
Abstract/Description: Documentation of the land holdings of Alexander Cromartie (1807-1870) of Leon County, Florida. Includes an 1868 manuscript land indenture transferring two parcels of land to Cromartie's son, Alexander G. Cromartie; and an 1870 map by surveyor W. L. Robeson, detailing the division of Cromartie's 978...
Title: Florida Book Collection
Description: The main Florida Collection in Special Collections & Archives is a collection of books and periodicals about Florida and by Florida authors. These materials include such topics as local history, guidebooks, cookbooks, business directories, politics, Native Americans, archaeology, and the environm...
Abstract/Description: The Florida Collection is a collection of books and periodicals about Florida and by Florida authors. These materials include such topics as local history, guidebooks, cookbooks, business directories, politics, Native Americans, archaeology, and the environment.
Title: Florida County and City Histories, 1922
Description: The essays included in this collection appear to be class papers done by students at the Florida State College for Women around 1922. Among the counties covered are Alachua, Clermont Lake, Manatee, Sarasota, Sumter, Suwanee, Taylor, Walton, Jefferson, Lake, Osceola, Washington, Columbia, and Dade...
Abstract/Description: The materials included in this collection appear to be class papers done by students at the Florida State College for Women around 1922. Among the counties covered are Alachua, Clermont Lake, Manatee, Sarasota, Sumter, Suwanee, Taylor, Walton, Jefferson, Lake, Osceola, Washington, Columbia, and Dade...
Title: Florida Government Documents
Description: Strozier Library at FSU is a congressionally designated depository for U.S. Government documents. Public access to the government documents collection is guaranteed by public law. For this collection, a focus is placed on legislation about and affecting Florida. For more information abou...
Title: Florida Handbooks
Description: The Florida Handbook is a comprehensive reference source and the official guide to Florida government and history, with additional information on the state's lands, culture, economy, and people. Allen Morris, the Clerk of the Florida House from 1966-1986, first published the Handbook...
Title: Florida Vertical Files
Description: The Florida Vertical Files collection contain transcripts, pamphlets, booklets, newspaper clippings and miscellaneous manuscript materials regarding Florida history. Topics covered by the files include people, places, events and objects that have been important in the history and development of t...
Title: Goulding Family Collection
Description: The Goulding Family Collection (01/MSS 0-128) was donated by Professor Robert L. Goulding following his retirement from FSU in 1960. The collection includes several remarkable documents from Goulding’s ancestors, including primary sources chronicling military and civilian life during the Americ...
Abstract/Description: Manuscripts, typescripts, diaries, photo albums, and government documents related to Mr. and Mrs. R.L. Goulding of Tallahassee, Florida and their ancestors, including materials on the American Civil War, Key West (1830-1863), rationing during World War II, YMCA activities during and after World War ...