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  • Correspondence relating to Chevelier Corporation interest in growing sugar cane,

    Three certificate of analysis for limestone and sugar cane, and related letters. Correspondents include L. B. Lockhart (chemist). Digitized from papers at the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, Miami, Florida. 5 items ...

    Contributor: Jaudon, James Franklin
    Site/Collection: 101 West Flagler Street - Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884 to 1934 - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1917

  • Conversation with 8 and 9 year old black females, Florida (Transcription)

    Contributor: Sommer, Bettie - Unidentified
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Center for Applied Linguistics Collection - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1977-00-00

  • Miscellaneous correspondence,

    South Florida attorney James Milton Carson actively promoted drainage and reclamation of the Florida Everglades during the first quarter of the 20th century. In 1915, Carson convinced Judge Ion Farris to make ...

    Contributor: Carson, James Milton
    Site/Collection: 1300 Memorial Dr., P.O. Box 248214 - Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884 to 1934 - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1916

  • Harold Gatty papers, 1901-1957

    Aviator, navigator, naturalist, and inventor. Research notes, subject files, and indexes used in preparation of Gatty's books, Raft Book: Lore of the Sea and Sky (1943) and Nature Is Your Guide (1958), ...

    Contributor: Gatty, Harold
    Site/Collection: Finding Aids - Manuscript Division - Catalog
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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  • Willson, James Mallory. Correspondence, 1920.

    Letters relating to growing sugar cane in the Everglades, the potential of muck land for agriculture, and the Willsons' farm in Kissimmee. Correspondents include Bradford T. White and C. Lymah Spencer. From ...

    Contributor: Willson, James Mallory
    Site/Collection: 1300 Memorial Dr., P.O. Box 248214 - Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884 to 1934 - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1920

  • Civil Rights History Project collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open collection, in process; additional accruals are expected. On May 12, 2009, the U. S. Congress authorized a national initiative by passing The Civil Rights History Project Act of 2009 (Public Law ...

    Site/Collection: Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, - Catalog
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 2010

  • Papers relating to the Everglades,

    Excerpt from account of J. E. Ingraham Everglades expedition, 1892. -- Abstract of title for W. S. Jennings land. Digitized from papers at the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, Miami, Florida. 2 ...

    Contributor: Jaudon, James Franklin
    Site/Collection: 101 West Flagler Street - Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884 to 1934 - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1892

  • Correspondence with D. A. McDougal regarding Tamiami Trail,

    Letters relating to Tamiami Trail financing and construction; Dade, Monroe and Lee counties boundaries; Chevelier Corporation; proposed cross-state railroad, and oil drilling. Digitized from papers at the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, ...

    Contributor: Jaudon, James Franklin
    Site/Collection: 101 West Flagler Street - Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884 to 1934 - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1922

  • Correspondence relating to Everglades peat as a potential fuel source,

    Correspondents include Robert Ranson, U.S. Senator Duncan Upshaw Fletcher, and mechanical engineer O. P. Hood. Digitized from papers at the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, Miami, Florida. 20 items (30 p.)

    Contributor: Jaudon, James Franklin
    Site/Collection: 101 West Flagler Street - Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884 to 1934 - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1924

  • Willson, James Mallory. Correspondence, 1929.

    Letters relating to to Seminoles in the Everglades. Topics include cattle, the effect of new roads, protection of lands for Seminoles, the effect of the national park upon them, and economic conditions. ...

    Contributor: Willson, James Mallory
    Site/Collection: 1300 Memorial Dr., P.O. Box 248214 - Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884 to 1934 - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1929

  • The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories (The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    On May 12, 2009, the U. S. Congress authorized a national initiative entitled The Civil Rights History Project Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-19). The law directs the Library of Congress (LOC) ...

    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center Reading Room - American Folklife Center - Catalog
    Original Format: Web Pages - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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  • Letter from J. E. Moseley,

    Discusses drainage canal between Lake Apopka and Tahopkulega, and timber tracts near Lake Okeechobee. From the Minnie Moore-Willson papers. Digitized from papers at Richter Library, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida. 2 ...

    Contributor: Willson, James Mallory
    Site/Collection: 1300 Memorial Dr., P.O. Box 248214 - Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884 to 1934 - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1921

  • Articles about the Everglades,

    Transcripts of articles: 1. Soils and Water Control in the Everglades Drainage District by the University of Florida Agricultural Experiment Station. Undated. Typed transcript. 5 p. -- 2. Handwritten notes on Florida's ...

    Contributor: Douglas, Marjory Stoneman
    Site/Collection: 1300 Memorial Dr., P.O. Box 248214 - Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884 to 1934 - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1893

  • Relief for the Seminoles.

    Typescript for editorial published in the Florida Times Union, March 12, 1915. Digitized from papers at Richter Library, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida. 2 p.

    Contributor: Moore Willson, Minnie
    Site/Collection: 1300 Memorial Dr., P.O. Box 248214 - Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884 to 1934 - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1915

  • Warren G. Child papers, 1907-1942

    Naval officer. Diary kept by Child while serving aboard seaplane tenders and aircraft carriers and as superintendent of the Naval Flight School in Pensacola, Florida, including also photographs and printed matter.

    Contributor: Child, Warren G. (Warren Gerald) - Child, Warren G.
    Site/Collection: Finding Aids - Manuscript Division - Catalog
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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  • Correspondence relating to Everglades drainage and land sales,

    Letters, newspaper clipping and bill concerning sales of land reclaimed by drainage. Some relate to land sales cancelled due to too dry land resulting from lowered water table created by drainage. Others ...

    Contributor: Model Land Company
    Site/Collection: 1300 Memorial Dr., P.O. Box 248214 - Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884 to 1934 - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1918

  • Correspondence relating to proposed Cape Sable game preserve,

    Mainly relates to lease of land for a hunting and fishing preserve. Also mentions proposed Dade Conservancy District, Correspondents include Joe P. Conrad (Supervisor and treasurer, Southern Drainage District), J. W. Hoffman, ...

    Contributor: Model Land Company
    Site/Collection: 1300 Memorial Dr., P.O. Box 248214 - Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884 to 1934 - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1929

  • Letter from Alexander Melville Bell and Eliza Symonds Bell to Alexander Graham Bell, January 6, 1883

    Contributor: Bell, Alexander Melville - Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Eliza Symonds
    Site/Collection: Manuscript Division - Alexander Graham Bell Family Papers, 1834 to 1974. - Alexander Graham Bell Family Papers at the Library of Congress - Alexander Graham Bell Family Papers, 1834 to 1974.: Family Papers - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1883-01-06

  • Hans Peter Kraus collection of Spanish American documents, 1433-1966

    Bookman, collector, and bibliophile. Letters, decrees, order books, reports, instructions, dispatches, printed material, and miscellaneous legal documents concerning the history of colonial Spanish America, including the activities of the Mexican Inquisition.

    Contributor: Kraus, Hans Peter
    Site/Collection: Finding Aids - Manuscript Division - Catalog
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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  • Chevelier Corporation oil lease,

    Digitized from papers at the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, Miami, Florida. 1 item.

    Contributor: Jaudon, James Franklin
    Site/Collection: 101 West Flagler Street - Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884 to 1934 - American Memory
    Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    Date: 1928