Federal Writer's Project Pensacola Newspaper Research Collection
Collection — Container: M1988-03
Scope and Contents
Photocopy typescript of "Pensacola Newspaper Research" abstracted and prepared by Pensacolian, Modeste Hargis for the Federal Writer's Project in Florida in 1934. This 320-page document is a compilation of items from Pensacola newspapers, 1838-1934, which the compiler felt of historic or intrinsic interest. A name and subject index is available.
- Created: 1838-1934
- Other: Date acquired: 10/00/1987
- Federal Writer's Project (Organization)
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Source of Acquisition
photocopied from carbon copy loaned by Dr. Gary Mormino from the collections of the Florida Historical Society at the University of South Florida, Tampa, October 1987
- Abstracts--Florida--Pensacola. Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- American newspapers--Florida--Pensacola. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Federal Writers' Project of the Work Projects Administration for the State of Florida.
- Hargis, Modeste, compiler.
- Pensacola (Fla.)--History. Subject Source: Local sources
- Federal Writer's Project Pensacola Newspaper Research Collection
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
- Language of description note