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Boyer,Lucille, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1978-01
Identifier: M1978-01

Scope and Contents

Papers, 1903-1966, including correspondence, poetry, a diary, and other materials covering family life, her father Herbert H. Boyer, her brother-in-law Harry Lurton, and her school years at Pensacola High School (Class of 1917). With minutes and attendance records, 1960-1969, of The Caxtons, a woman's literary club.

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Miss Boyer lived for many years at her family home, 900 E. Moreno St.,

Pensacola, Fla. In a letter to Travelers Insurance Company, May 25, 1952, she wrote: "I mayself am a housewife, and am also employed as bookkeeper for the Marine Grocery Company, and in the office of George R. Trawick, Clerk of the Court of Record of this city." One of Miss Boyer's brothers-in-law was Harry L. Lurton, a lumberman and merchant in naval stores, father of Mrs. Harriet Major who presented Miss Boyer's papers to the Library.


  • Created: 1903-1969
  • Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1978


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

Presented by Mrs. Harriet Major, Miss Boyer's niece, 2677 Magnolia Avenue, Pensacola, Fla., 1978.

Processing Information

Cataloged 1978

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Repository Details

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

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