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Carter, Dickson H., Papers

 Collection — Container: M1980-09
Identifier: M1980-09

Scope and Contents

Personal papers, 1896-1973, of Dickson H. Carter, Pensacola attorney, consisting of photographs, correspondence, speeches, and other writings. Includes materials pertaining to Judge Francis B. Carter, including Masonic awards and writings.

Dickson Carter's speeches include talks before the Pensacola Rotary Club, the Men's Bible Classes of the First Methodist Episcopal Church of Florida State Bar Association. Other topics in the collection include Blue Springs (Marianna, FL), the Milton Land and Investment Company, the Pensacola Commercial and Shorthand School, the astronomy libraries of FB and DH Carter, and the snow in Pensacola in December 1943.


  • Created: 1896-1973
  • Other: Date acquired: 09/00/1980


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.


30.00 items

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Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mrs. Dickson H. Carter, September 1980

Processing Information

Revised 06/08/1987

Cataloged 09/1980

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Repository Details

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

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