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Florida

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:

Albin Polasek Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-020
Abstract

The Albin Polasek Collection includes materials on the life and work of Czech sculptor and Winter Park resident Albin Polasek. The Collection consists of scrapbooks, correspondence, business records, certificates, speeches, photographs, pamphlets, programs, invitations, newspaper clippings, and related papers.

Dates: Created: 1897-2004; Other: Majority of material found in 1906-1977

Cultural Byways Project

 Collection
Identifier: SC-051
Abstract

Research files for the Cultural Byways grant in Central Florida. Included in these materials are photographic negatives, oral histories, consent forms, building surveys, and grant information for the project.

Dates: Created: 7/6/02-8/5/02

Cultural Heritage Alliance Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-052
Abstract

Reports, programs and interviews by students showing the work undertaken by the Cultural Heritage Alliance.

Dates: Created: 2002-2006

Democratic Women's Club of Florida, Inc. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-081
Abstract

The Democratic Women's Club of Florida, Inc. campaigns for Democratic representatives at all levels of government and encourages voter registration and qualified Democratic women to run for public office. This collection of bylaws, campaign items, correspondence, meeting minutes, newsletters, newspaper clippings, photographs, and scrapbooks documents the organization's activities, policies, and procedures.

Dates: Created: 1945-2020

Florida Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-032
Abstract

The Florida Ephemera Collection is a collection of brochures, advertisements and news clippings documenting the history of Florida. Although the collection includes information about Florida as a whole, it focuses on the Central Florida area, and Orlando in particular. The collection contains information about most aspects of life in Florida including business and industry, real estate and development, tourism and wildlife.

Dates: Created: Circa 1813-2007

Florida Folklife Program Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-048
Abstract

Research files for the Florida Folklife Program. These materials include city surveys, oral histories and photographs.

Dates: Created: 1984-2004

Florida Folklore Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: SC-062
Abstract

The Florida Folklore Society advances the appreciation and study of Florida's folk cultures. Its activities are documented in minutes, newsletters, treasurer's reports, correspondence and photographs.

Dates: Created: 1981-2006

Florida Homesteaders Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SC-115
Abstract

This collection is comprised of 75 photographs taken by Edwin A. Brush of homesteaders in what is presumed to be Florida in the early 20th century. Photographs show a variety of people, farm life, and nature.

Dates: Circa 1908

Florida Image Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-067
Abstract

The images document all aspects of Central Florida history including people, such as prominent people and families, places around Florida, Florida wildlife and plantlife, as well as, images from the Kennedy Space Center and Disney. The majority of the collection dates from about 1900-1960.

Dates: Created: 1884-2002

Florida Lifestyle Radio Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-036
Abstract

This collection consists of thirteen cassette tapes of the radio program, "Florida Lifestyle Radio", which discussed matters interesting to seniors. Most tapes include a featured guest who focussed a particular topic.

Dates: Created: 1997-1999

Florida State Music Teachers Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: SC-012
Abstract

The collection of the Florida State Music Teachers Association is comprised of records from their meetings dating as far back as 1935. There are the minutes, agendas, newsletters and scores. It also has the bylaws and procedures, annual bulletin reports and a few other small folders comprised of annual correspondence.

Dates: Created: 1934-2013

J. Paul Hartman Slide Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-057
Abstract

John P. Hartman collection includes his research materials relating to canals, bridges, railways, transportation systems and historical engineering in Florida. Entire collection range from 1605 to 2006, but are concentrated in the era when population in Florida exploded between 1905 and 1993. The collection includes clippings, correspondence, maps, pamphlets, papers and over 1,200 slides related to Florida.

Dates: Created: 1605-2006; Other: Majority of material found in 1905-1993

Lynda Van Scoyoc Women's Feminist Papers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-060
Abstract The Lynda Van Scoyoc Feminist Papers Collection contains the materials collected by Lynda Van Scoyoc during her time working with the National Women's Political Caucus, Florida Women's Political Caucus, and the Metropolitan Orlando Women's Political Caucus. This collection reflects the growth of each organization during the late 20th century as well as chronicling the struggle by each group in their efforts to make positive changes to women's rights. Researchers should note that portions of...
Dates: Created: 1970-2001

Michael Berman Canoe Expedition Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-105
Scope and Contents

Series I: Slides and Negatives, 1973-1975, Undated, the images presented are all in color and pertain to Florida's natural scenery, flora and fauna. The images also contain buildings, bridges and other manmade structures as well as the Florida space center.

Dates: 1973-1975

Michael Berman Florida Women's Conference Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SC-106
Abstract

This collection contains 21 photographs taken by Michael Berman that pertain to the Florida Women's Conference of 1977. The first Florida Women'’s Conference was held in July of the 15th, 16th, and 17th. It was run by forty Florida women selected by Jimmy Carter in order to help deal with the rift between those for Equal Rights Amendment and those against it.

Dates: Created: 1977

Old Florida Structures Photographs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-038
Abstract

Richard Spencer was a professional photographer whose work has been displayed in newspapers, magazines and exhibits. This collection contains his photographs of old structures in Florida.

Dates: Created: 1971-2002

Rose Feinman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-065
Abstract Rose Feinman was an actress and comedienne who only began performing professionally in her 70s. After performing many stand-up comedy shows, writing plays, and working for movies and theaters, she and her husband, Jerome Saul Feinman, decided to retire and moved to Orlando from New York City. She was a member of the Screen Actors Guild (S.A.G.) and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (A.F.T.R.A.). Rose Feinman, 100, passed away at the Jewish Home on December 7, 2012. Her...
Dates: Created: 1938-2002

The Thomas and Georgine Mickler Map Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-031
Abstract

The Thomas and Georgine Mickler Map Collection is a collection of various kinds of maps, including general atlas maps, road maps, topographical land maps, charts and political maps. While the collection mostly consists of maps of Florida, the Southeastern United States and the West Indies/Caribbean, there are also maps of other areas such as Egypt, France and Costa Rica.

Dates: Created: 1735-1995

Thomas and Georgine Mickler Sermon Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-030
Abstract

A collection of over 200 sermons, eulogies, speeches, addresses, orations and correspondence dating from the late 19th and early 20th Century. The sermons are possibly all the work of one person, Congregationalist Reverend George Loring Hanscom.

Dates: Created: 1880-1933

United Faculty of Florida Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-064
Abstract Phyllis J. Hudson, former University of Central Florida (UCF) Librarian, was elected to the office of President of the United Faculty of Florida (UFF) in 1989 and represented UCF on the UFF negotiations committee. She was a member of the UFF Contract Enforcement Committee and was active in the UCF/UFF chapter. Her collection includes all of her activities with the organization from 1971 to 2004 such as bargaining agreements, by-laws, reports, minutes, list of union members, correspondence of...
Dates: Created: 1971-2007, Undated

University of Central Florida Office of the Provost and Academic Affairs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA03D
Abstract The Division of Academic Affairs at the University of Central Florida traces its beginning to 1967, when C.B. Gambrell, Jr. was elected to serve as its first Vice President. The Office of the Provost and Academic Affairs has a wide range of responsibilities and thus the collection contains academic program reviews, academic policies, reports, meeting minutes, and grade policies as well as information on strategic planning, degree programs, registration, Faculty Senate, accreditation, and the...
Dates: 1967-2015; Majority of material found in 1978-2006

Volusia County Music Teachers Association

 Collection
Identifier: SC-090
Abstract

Volusia County Music Teacher Association is an organization that is focused on the enrichment of music studies and opportunities for its members and music students. The collection is comprised of correspondence, meetings, minutes, news clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, and yearbooks from the organization.

Dates: Created: 1955-2015

William J. Bryant Archaeological Artifacts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-009
Abstract

William J. Bryant was interested in archaeology and collected these pottery pieces, bones, stone tools and shells from sites in Florida, the Virgin Islands and the West Indies.

Dates: Created: 1956-1964