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Pensacola Navy League Records

 Collection — Container: M1983-03
Identifier: M1983-03

Scope and Contents

Records, 1946-1983, including minutes, reports, correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, and files concerning the history and activities of the organization. Subjects and correspondents include carrier cruises, the foreign flight student program, golf tournaments, the Naval Sea Cadet Corps, Navy Day, NJROTC Field Days, Ellyson Field, Saufley Field, Whiting Field, the Pensacola Naval Air Station, and the U.S.S. Monterey, Antietan, Independence, and tweedy; a larg biographical file contains information on prominent Naval personnel on the national and local levels, and correspondents include Spessard L. Holland, George Smather, Bob Sikes, Raymond C. Dyson, Dave Johnson, Hugh J. Leitch, Stockton B. Colt, James M. Sheffer, John B. Connaly, and Eddie Rickenbacker.


  • Created: 1946-1983
  • Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1983


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.


9826.00 items

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Arrangement Note

Arrangement is alphabetical then chronological.

Source of Acquisition

Warren M. Briggs, Pensacola, Fla., 1983

Processing Information

Revised 05/30/1989

Revised 07/23/1984

Cataloged 02/20/1984


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Repository Details

Part of the UWF University Archives and West Florida History Center Repository

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