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Anderson Family Papers

 Collection — Container: M1981-20
Identifier: M1981-20
Scope and Contents Photographs and personal papers, 1828-1931, of the Anderson, Craig, Hargis, Holden, Kryger, McConaughy, and Pape families of Mobile, Alabama; Pensacola, Tallahassee and Deland, Florida. Includes records concerning Dr. Warren E. Anderson and early hospitals in Pensacola including St. Anthony's Sanitarium and the Pensacola Infirmary among others, and early nurses training under F. Elizabeth Crowell.



Detailed inventory and alphabetical name index available.
Dates: Created: 1828-1931; Other: Date acquired: 08/00/1981

Baars Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: M1985-20
Scope and Contents Personal papers and business records, 1857-1960, of Henry G. S. Baars, his wife, Mary Elison (Minnie) Dunwoody, and their four children: John Ernest, Theodore Dunwoody, Henry G. S., and Annie E. Baars, of Pensacola Florida. Records include correspondence, ledgers, photographs, maps, genealogy, and related records documenting family life and the professional life of Henry Baars, an exporter of lumber and timber, a real estate developer, and as vice-consul for the Austro-Hungarian Empire at...
Dates: Created: 1857-1960; Other: Date acquired: 08/00/1985

Baker-Watson Papers

 Collection — Container: M1980-05SC
Identifier: M1980-05SC
Scope and Contents Family papers, 1863-1925, relating to the Baker family of Jackson County, Florida and the William H. Watson family of Pensacola, Florida. Includes land deeds, conveyances, tax receipts, family letters, lineage chart and photographs. Principal correspondents include James L.G. Baker, James L. Baker, Mary Jane Daffin, James S. Baker, William H. Watson, Jr., James B. Watson and Mrs. Elizabeth Dickinson.
Dates: Created: 1863-1925; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1980

Barrineau, Barbara, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1981-13
Identifier: M1981-13
Scope and Contents Personal papers, 1946-1951, including a scrapbook, publications, commencement and football programs, and other papers reflecting activities as a student at Pensacola High School (1946-1948), as a student nurse at Sacred Heart Hospital School of Nursing (1948-1951) and at Pensacola Hospital School of Nursing Education (1948), and other activities in Pensacola during this time period.
Dates: Created: 1946-1951; Other: Date acquired: 07/00/1981

Beggs and Lane Collection. Blount and Blount and Carter Papers.

 Collection — Container: M1984-20
Identifier: M1984-20
Scope and Contents The records of the firm are extensive as it was the corporate attorney for numerous West Florida businesses including railroad andlumber companies. Select subjects include the American Lumber Company, Bagdad Land and Lumber Company, the Birmingham, Columbus and St. Andrews Railroad Company, Children's Home Society of Florida, Escambia County School Board, Escambia Gulf Beach Resort, First National Bank of Pensacola, First Methodist Episcopal Church, Duncan U. Fletcher, Florida Chautauqua,...
Dates: Created: 1906-1930; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1984

Bell Glass Plate Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M1988-20-##5fz
Scope and Contents This collection of some 23,000 glass plates have been digitized and placed online at uwf.digital.flvc.org   &nnsp; http://uwf.digital.flvc.org/islandora/search?type=edismax&collection=uwf%3Awfp&islandora_solr_search_navigation=0   &nnsp; The Bell Collection was acquired from the Pensacola Historical Society on January 27, 1989.  Dean DeBolt and Katrina King transported the wooden photo-graphic crates (Hammer Dry Plate Company, St Louis, Mo.) of glass...
Dates: Created: 1911-1948

Blount Family Papers

 Collection — Container: M1967-01
Identifier: M1967-01-##hb9
Abstract Family papers, business correspondence, maps, and other documents, 1726-1965, primarily relating to W.A. Blount and his son, F.M. Blount, of Pensacola.
Dates: Created: 1726-1965; Other: Date acquired: 01/03/1967

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. NOTES:   &nnsp; Miss Boyer lived for many years at her family home, 900 E. Moreno St., Pensacola, Fla. In a...
Dates: Created: 1903-1969; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1978

Brackenridge, Henry Marie, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1983-01
Identifier: M1983-01-##h35
Scope and Contents Photocopies of manuscript letters, including a letter to Caesar A. Rodney in 1821 on Jackson's treatment of Governor Callava, as well as letters to his wife Caroline Brackenridge, 1827-1832, written from Pensacola, Tallahassee, Alaqua, the Live Oak Reservation, and other places in West Florida regarding business and legal affairs in the Territory.  With draft and final typescript transcripts.Researchers should also consult books authored by Brackenridge as well as...
Dates: Created: 1821-1832; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1983

Bragg, Braxton, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1983-26MF
Identifier: M1983-26MF
Scope and Contents Commander, Confederate Troops at Pensacola, 1861-1862. Microfilm of the Pensacola portion of the Braxton Bragg Papers, 1861, dealing with activities at Pensacola, attack on Fort Pickens, correspondence from Montgomery and Richmond, and other materials relateing to the defense of Pensacola. OTHER INFORMATION: The microfilm covers the material in two folders; the first folder is Bragg's reports and letters describing conditions in Pensacola, plans for attack,...
Dates: Created: 1861; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1984

Briggs, Warren, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1981-45
Identifier: M1981-45
Scope and Contents Personal papers, 1976-1979, including his records as chairman of the task force for Action 76 goal setting (1976-1977) and as coordinator of Citizens Goals for Pensacola-Escambia (1977-1979). The Action 76 papers include materials concerning the celebration of the American Bicentennial in Florida and Pensacola, the development of citizens' surveys, and publications about the Pensacola Navy Yard, British West Florida, and a history of industrialization in Pensacola. Also included are histories...
Dates: Created: 1976-1979; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1981

Browder, Lloyd Earl, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1981-03
Identifier: M1981-03
Scope and Contents Personal papers, 1919-1972, including letters, newspaper clippings, financial and income tax records, and other papers concerning his interests in the Bayside Tourist Park, Bay View Trailer Park, Dead Lakes Fishing Camp, the Santa Villa subdivision, and the Browder Fixture Company in St. Louis, Missouri.
Dates: Created: 1919-1972; Other: Date acquired: 06/00/1981

Brownsville School, Parents Teachers Association Records

 Collection — Container: M1982-14
Identifier: M1982-14
Scope and Contents Parent-Teachers Association records, 1938-1975, including scrapbooks, photographs, minutes of meetings, publications, yearbooks, correspondence and financial records.



These PTA records provide both a history of the organization as well as the Brownsville School, its staff, students, and activities.
Dates: Created: 1938-1975; Other: Date acquired: 09/22/1982

Bruce, William George, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1985-10
Identifier: M1985-10
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a diary of a trip south, 1921, and a scrapbook, 1881-1978, of William George Bruce, a Milwaukee, Wisconsin businessman and Pensacola, Florida shipyard owner. The diary documents Mr. Bruce's trip to New Orleans and Pensacola, including the Pensacola Navy Yard, and the Bruce, Ollinger, and Watson families, with photographs. The scrapbook covers newspaper clippings, especially family marriages and deaths, for Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Pensacola, Milton, Bagdad and Blackwater,...
Dates: Created: 1881-1978; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1985

Bruington, Lola Lee Daniell, Oral History

 Collection — Container: M1987-10
Identifier: M1987-10
Scope and Contents Oral history interview of Lola Lee Daniell Bruington, of Pensacola, by Sandra F. Whitehead with tapes and typed transcripts. Mrs. Bruington discusses area cemeteries, (especially St. Michaels), the red light district, bootlegging, her work as educator and nurse at Camp Dix, Bellevue Hospital, and at Vassar, and her childhood and life in Pensacola.
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 10/00/1987

Burke, Yolanda Pinney, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1981-18
Identifier: M1981-18
Scope and Contents Personal papers consisting of photocopies of genealogical information and photographs of family members. Included are the Burke, Clifford, Fell, Mooney, and Pinney families, with additional materials on Thomas J. White, Joseph L. White, Carl Timothy Hoffman, and Robert Fell, a carpenter in the U.S. Navy from 1803 to 1820.
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 07/00/1981

Burrow, Dorothy, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1983-04
Identifier: M1983-04
Scope and Contents Personal papers, 1840-1979, including records as a student, 1916-1919; as a teacher at Pensacola High School, 1928-1967; memorabilia and letters about life at Florida State College for Women, 1919-1923; summer studies at Columbia, 1929; the University of Virginia, 1938; and the University of Wisconsin, 1930. Includes considerable family records of her parents, John McMillan Burrow and Nelle Agnes Barrington Burrow and other relatives including the Anderson, Burrow, Cresap, Pyle, and Vaughn...
Dates: Created: 1840-1979; Other: Date acquired: 07/00/1983

Carpenter, Cornelia, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1979-03
Identifier: M1979-03
Scope and Contents Family correspondence, 1895-1920, newspapers clippings, family photographs and various papers relating to Simpson & Company Lumber Mill, Bagdad, Florida. Mr. H.T. Wright, Mrs. Carpenter's, was a prominent member of this firm. Many photographs from Mrs. Carpenter's family photograph album, 1900-1914, were copied and deposited in the Pensacola picture file.
Dates: Created: 1895-1920; Other: Date acquired: 01/00/1979

Citizen's Advisory Committee, Inc., Records

 Collection — Container: M1992-18
Identifier: M1992-18
Scope and Contents Records of the Citizen's Advisory Committee, Inc., 1989-1991, including correspondence, articles of incorporation, minutes, subcommittee records, and working papers. Key correspondents include Escambia County Sheriff Charlie Johnson, Committee President Earl Archer, and Michael L. Ferguson. Subjects cover operations of the Sheriff's Department of Escambia County, Florida (1989-1991) including budgets, organization, and law enforcement activities. OTHER...
Dates: Created: 1989-1991; Other: Date acquired: 04/00/1993

Clarke, Samuel W.   Civil War Letter, 1864.

 Collection — Container: WF811
Identifier: WF811-##a7e
Abstract Letter, August 15, 1864, Captain Samuel W. Clarke, Company E, 2nd Maine Cavalry Volunteers, Camp [of] 2nd Maine Cavalry, Pensacola, Florida to Major George B. Drake, Fort Barrancas, tendering his resignation as Captain, citing insulting behaviour toward him by Colonel E. W. Woodman in the presence of other units.  4 pp. (1 leaf, folded); evidence o tri-fold filing system, p. 4.   &nnsp; Countersigned (p. 4) by Colonel Commanding G. W. Woodman, August 15, 1864 who disapproved of...
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1864; Other: Date acquired: 10/27/2000

Clemente, Dorothy, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1981-04
Identifier: M1981-04
Scope and Contents Personal papers of Dorothy Clemente consisting of her records as costume designer for the 1939 Pageant of Pensacola, and for the 1950 to 1972 Fiesta of Five Flags festivals in Pensacola, including sketches, designs, photographs, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and related memorabilia. Includes a scrapbook of WCOA radio program covers.



Additional materials received from the estate of Dorothy Clemente, consisting of photographs, newspaper clippings, etc.
Dates: Created: 1939-1972; Other: Date acquired: 06/00/1981

Collins, Lem, Letter

 Collection — Container: WF 640
Identifier: WF 640
Scope and Contents Photocopy of letter of Lem Collins, Pensacola Navy Yard, Pensacola, Florida, January 1, 1863, to wife, discussing outfitting of Union ships with ballast, use of U.S.S. Potomac as mail ship and news of General Burnside's defeat. Note: Burnside was defeated at Fredericksburg, Virginia in December 1862 and submitted his request to President Lincoln to resign. Date of letter coincidentally is date of Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation which affected Pensacola but was not yet known by the...
Dates: Created: 1863; Other: Date acquired: 05/01/2006

Colonial Dames XVIIth Century Fort San Carlos Chapter (Pensacola) Records

 Collection — Container: M1986-03SC
Identifier: M1986-03SC
Scope and Contents Records including scrapbooks of newspaper articles, programs, and photographs, 1964- .
Dates: Created: 1964-; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1986

Daughters of the American Colonists Records

 Collection — Container: M1991-11
Identifier: M1991-11
Scope and Contents National Society Daughters of the American Colonists, Don Tristan de Luna Chapter, Pensacola, Florida.



Records (1983- ), including minutes, bylaws, scrapbooks, photographs, and other materials concerning the history of this organization.
Dates: Created: 1983-; Other: Date acquired: 06/08/1992

Eliza Jane Wilson School (Pensacola, Fla.) Scrapbook

 Collection — Container: M1983-29
Identifier: M1983-29
Scope and Contents Scrapbook, 1931-1933, consisting of bylaws, newspaper clippings, programs, invitations, posters, photographs, and other materials concerning school and PTA activities.



Scrapbook contains considerable contemporary art and was exhibited at the National PTA Congress in Chicago, Illinois in 1932 as one of the best such scrapbooks in Florida.
Dates: Created: 1931-1933; Other: Date acquired: 04/00/1984

Ellsworth, Lucius F., Papers

 Collection — Container: M1988-19
Identifier: M1988-19
Scope and Contents Personal papers, 1971-1976, including correspondence as Assistant to the Provost, and research files concerning lumbering in West florida, the Bagdad Land and Lumber Company, brickmaking in Pensacola and the firm of Raiford and Abercrombie, Jay Gould and the leather industry, John Williamson Crary, and Fort Jefferson at Key West. University subjects include academic rank at UWF, the Presidential Selection Advisory Committee (1974), Dr. James A. Robinson, and the State University System Faculty...
Dates: Created: 1971-1976; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1983

Ellsworth Research Collection

 Collection — Container: M1982-13
Identifier: M1982-13
Scope and Contents Research records of Lucius F. and Linda Ellsworth pertaining to the development and publication of Pensacola, the Deep Water City (1986) including manuscript drafts, photograph and illustration files, correspondence, publicity about the book, and subject files pertaining to Pensacola, and many photographs and research items not used in the final book. Files include a newspaper index to Pensacola newspapers (1937) by Modeste Hargis.
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1982

Federal Writer's Project Pensacola Newspaper Research Collection

 Collection — Container: M1988-03
Identifier: 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.
Dates: Created: 1838-1934; Other: Date acquired: 10/00/1987

Fernald, Hays Malcolm, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1987-13
Identifier: M1987-13
Scope and Contents Papers of Hays Malcolm Fernald, Pensacola, Florida, 1913-1915, consisting primarily of the letters of Ann Harned, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Upon Fernald's move to Pensacola, his fiancee, Miss Harned wrote to him nearly daily, describing life in Philadelphia, trips she made, opera concerts, and her activities as a Suffragist and officer in the Women's Suffrage Movement in Germantown, Pennsylvania. Includes letters of Hayes' sister describing life in the Philadelphia navy yard, 1915. Other...
Dates: Created: 1913-1915; Other: Date acquired: 10/00/1987

Fillingim, Theron (T.D.) Dale, Papers

 Collection — Container: M2005-04
Identifier: M2005-04-M2005-04
Scope and Contents Papers, 1921-1955, of Theron Dale Fillingim (T. D. Fillingim), Pensacola, Florida, primarily consisting of his research notes, drafts, correspondence, writings, and publications produced for the Jacksonville Office of the Federal Writers Project in Florida. Subjects include histories and genealogies of Pensacola families, businesses, and city officials, from 1820s through 1930s.
Dates: Created: 1921-1955; Other: Date acquired: 10/00/2005