Galvez Commission Records
Collection — translation missing: en.enumerations.container_type.container: M1981-08
Scope and Contents
Records, 1980-1981, including minutes, correspondence, budget and planning documents, publications and research files and other materials concerning the Galvez celebration, May 3-10, 1981 honoring the bicentennial of the capture of Pensacola by the Spanish under Bernardo de Galvez in 1781. Subjects include Fort Barrancas, the H.M.S. Mentor, Fort George, Seville Square, Bernardo de Galvez, the H.M.S. Bounty, the historical drama Yo Solo, Juan Sebastian Elcano (ship), the North Hill Preservation Society, Palafox Place, and related activities of the commission and celebration.
- Created: 1980-1981
- Other: Date acquired: 06/00/1981
- Galvez Commission (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
Open to researchers, dependent on our compliance with U.S. Copyright Law, HIPPA requirements, donor agreements and other applicable state and federal statutes. Occasionally we may need to review a collection before permitting immediate access.
Conditions Governing Use
Digital photography, scanning, and photocopying of materials is prohibited. Permission may be granted by the Special Collections Librarian for such reprography dependent on issues of copyright, ownership, condition, donor agreements, etc. In general, staff do not make reproductions of copyright materials or materials for which title is not owned by the institution. Recent revisions in the U.S. Copyright Law extended the copyright of correspondence, letters, and other personal papers to the life of the author plus seventy years.
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Source of Acquisition
the Galvez Commission, Rosilyn Dodson, Executive Director, June 1981
- Bounty (Ship).
- Financial records--Florida--Pensacola. Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Fort Barrancas (Fla.) Subject Source: Local sources
- Fort George Island (Fla.) Subject Source: Local sources
- Galvez, Bernardo de, 1746-1786.
- Juan Sebastian de Elcano (Training ship).
- Mentor (Ship: 1780-1781).
- Minutes--Florida--Pensacola. Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- North Hill Preservation Society (Pensacola, Fla.)
- Palafox Place (Pensacola, Fla.) Subject Source: Local sources
- Pensacola (Fla.)--Bicentennial celebrations, etc. Subject Source: Local sources
- Pensacola (Fla.)--History--Siege, 1781. Subject Source: Local sources
- Seville Square (Pensacola, Fla.) Subject Source: Local sources
- Yo solo. Subject Source: Local sources
- Galvez Commission Records
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