Skip to main content

Nichols, William Newton, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1983-24
Identifier: M1983-24

Scope and Contents

Unpublished literary manuscripts of William Newton Nichols including two bound typescript volumes (The Saga of the Clan, Footprints on the Sands of Time), one photocopy typescript (Rambling Notes on the Ancient City of Panzacola), one untitled typescript, and a group of short stories, all fictional with some set in West Florida, undated.

NOTE: Subjects of manuscripts are somewhat vague; perhaps mystical in nature. Mr. Nichols was a local author who used the pen name "Knickeldz"; it is not known if any of his work was ever published.


  • Other: Date acquired: 01/00/1984


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.


5.00 items

Language of Materials


Source of Acquisition

Pensacola Public Library, Dolly Pollard, January 1984

Processing Information

Revised 06/14/1984

Cataloged 03/01/1984

Nichols, William Newton, Papers
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note

Repository Details

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

11000 University Parkway
Pensacola FL 32514 US
(850) 474-2213
(850) 474-3338 (Fax)