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Reedy, Agnes Irene, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1983-17
Identifier: M1983-17
Scope and Contents School teacher, Pensacola, Fla.

Personal papers, 1942-1982, consisting of poems, articles, and other published materials, including histories of Myrtle Grove School, Escambia High School, and Five Flags Christian Academy. Includes newsletters of the Escambia Retired Teachers Association, edited by Miss Reedy.
Dates: Created: 1942-1982; Other: Date acquired: 10/00/1983

Reese, John Lewis, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1983-31
Identifier: M1983-31
Scope and Contents Personal papers concerning the Reese and West families including genealogical notes on the Pope, Orr, Reese, and West families of Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi; biography of Judah P. Benjamin; diary of 1936 tour of American Southwest; Civil War recollections of Mary R. West in western Tennessee and Mississippi, and research records of Elizabeth H. West on Panton, Leslie and Company, 1931.
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1984

Resler, Walter H., Papers

 Collection — Container: M1990-01
Identifier: M1990-01
Scope and Contents Personal papers, 1904-1964, of Walter H. Resler, Brooklyn, New York and Pensacola, Florida including correspondence, photographs, clippings, imprints, glass negatives, periodicals, and microfilm. Subjects include the history of Brooklyn, Huntington, and Long Island, New York; Abraham Lincoln; World War II, including mobilization, scrap metal drives, and the American Legion of Huntington's Honor Roll of servicemen and women in World War II. Correspondents include Bernard M. Baruch and Thomas...
Dates: Created: 1904-1964; Other: Date acquired: 09/00/1990

Retired Officers Association, Pensacola Chapter Records

 Collection — Container: M1984-13
Identifier: M1984-13
Scope and Contents Records and papers, 1971-1985, including minutes, newsletters, correspondence and related materials. Agencies and subjects include the Escambia County Veterans Round Table, the Naval Aerospace and Regional Medical Center (Pensacola), and military pay legislation with correspondence from U. W. Senators Lawton Chiles, Ed Gurney, Peter H. Dominick, Richard Schweiker, Sam Ervin, Lloyd Bentsen, and Representative Bob Sikes.
Dates: Created: 1971-1985; Other: Date acquired: 12/00/1984

Richardson, Creel, Collection

 Collection — Container: M1983-14SC
Identifier: M1983-14SC
Scope and Contents Photocopies of research materials concerning Conecuh County, Alabama, 1814-1877, including letters (1844-1860) of James Jones about life in Conecuh, the 1860 Presidential election, cotton business, and activities in Pensacola. Other materials cover the Battle of Horseshoe Bend and Fort Jackson (1814), Fort Pickens (1861), a biography of Dr. George Columbus Reynolds, and a history of the Perote area, Pike County, Alabama.
Dates: Created: 1814-1877; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1983

Richardson, Wade H., Memoir

 Collection — Container: M1987-07
Identifier: M1987-07
Scope and Contents Microfilm of How I Reached Union Lines by Wade H. Richardson, a Milwaukee, Wisconsin teacher. Published in 1905, this volume details Richardson's life in Central Alabama, how he made his way to the Union lines in West Florida and spent from 1863 to 1865 in Pensacola. Includes mention of the 1863 yellow fever outbreak in Pensacola and the orgainzation of the 1st Florida Cavalry, U.S. Volunteers.
Dates: Created: 1905; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1987

Rish, William J., Papers

 Collection — Container: M1979-01
Identifier: M1979-01
Scope and Contents Correspondence and general legislative papers of William J. Rish, who served from the 9th District in the Florida House of Representatives from 1970-1978. NOTE:   &nnsp;   &nnsp;   &nnsp;   &nnsp; Papers were collected at Tallahassee, March 7, 1979. Mr. Rish requests access to these at any time, and may withdraw the materials from the Library as necessary. While the Library is custodian of these materials they do not become the...
Dates: Created: 1970-1978; Other: Date acquired: 03/07/1979

Rivera, Joseph Pedro de, Manuscript

 Collection — Container: M1989-15
Identifier: M1989-15
Scope and Contents Manuscript report November 2, 1723, concerning conditions in Escambia Bay (St. Maria de Galve) and St. Joseph Bay, describing the state of affairs with the Indians, and suggesting the means of fortifying these positions for continued Spanish colonization; mentions of Punta de Siquenza. With typescript translations of this document and of Rivera's 1744 report. OTHER NOTES: Additional information on Rivera may be found in Dr. William S. Coker's...
Dates: Created: 1723; Other: Date acquired: 03/00/1990

Robert Figueroa Papers

 Collection — Container: M2015-05 SC
Identifier: M2015-05 SC-##mqz
Abstract Genealogy files of Robert Figueroa concerning the Fabel Family, with genealogical lineage typescripts showing family from Friedrich “Fritz” Fabel of Waterloo, Illinois (d. 1943) into Europe and primarily German States.  Some materials in German.
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 07/00/2015

Roberts, Theodore R., Papers

 Collection — Container: M1994-05
Identifier: M1994-05
Scope and Contents Genealogical research papers and materials concerning John Roberts, Zachariah Wesley Roberts, John Rich, James Rich, Benjamin Franklin Tidwell, Lewis Benton, and related families of Alexander, Andress, Andrews, Antone, Archer, Bell, Benton, Biggs, Booker, Burns, Butler, Butt, Byrd, Clifford, Clopton, Coe, Conley, Danforth, Ellis, Etheridge, Frazier, Gates, Gibson, Gilmore, Goldbach, Grant, Green, Johnson, Jones, Koza, Leone, Lutz, McQuigg, McWilliams, Mills, Moore, Morton, Neal, Oberhaus,...
Dates: Created: 1878-1995; Other: Date acquired: 01/00/1995

Robertson, William D., Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: M1983-19
Scope and Contents Personal papers, 1933-1961, including correspondence, land abstracts, plat maps, and related material of organizations that Mr. Robertson was active in, or for, which he performed legal services, primarily in Santa Rosa County. Correspondents include Lex Green, Bob Sikes, Millard F. Caldwell, Claude Pepper, Charles Andrews; Florida Governors LeRoy Collins, Spessard L. Holland, Fuller Warren; and John C. Malone, Ashley Pace, and J. Edgar Hoover. Organizations include the Norman...
Dates: Created: 1933-1961; Other: Date acquired: 06/00/1984

Robinson, James A., Papers, Correspondence Files

 Collection — Container: M1992-16
Identifier: M1992-16
Scope and Contents Personal papers, 1970-1987, constituting correspondence files as President of the University of West Florida.



OTHER INFORMATION:



These are traditional reading files, i.e. carbon or photocopies of outgoing letters, arranged chronologically. There are no indexes to the collection.



James A. Robinson was the second President of the University of West Florida.
Dates: Created: 1970-1987; Other: Date acquired: 01/00/1993

Robinson, James A., Papers: Honors and Awards

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: M1987-14
Scope and Contents President, University of West Florida, 1974-1987.



Honors and awards, 1972-1988, presented by organizations including the Republic of China, the Board of Regents, and the Republic of Korea.



OTHER INFORMATION: Contains a small number of artifact items that can be used for general exhibits and in University history displays.
Dates: Created: 1972-1988; Other: Date acquired: 12/00/1987

Rogers, David J., Papers

 Collection — Container: M1981-38SC
Identifier: M1981-38SC
Scope and Contents Personal papers, 1959-1977, chiefly of published articles, essays and publications in the fields of genetics, taxonomy, botany, and computer applications in these fields.
Dates: Created: 1959-1977; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1981

Rosasco Papers (Group 2)

 Collection — Container: M1968-04
Identifier: M1968-04-##n7m
Abstract Bound ledgers, business records and other related papers of the Rosasco Brothers, ship brokers, of Pensacola, Florida, 1895-1958.
Dates: Created: 1895-1958; Other: Date acquired: 06/12/1968

Rosasco, William S., III. Federal Savings and Loan Papers

 Collection — Container: M1991-01
Identifier: M1991-01
Scope and Contents Personal papers, 1957-1960, of William S. Rosasco, III, concerning the planning and application papers for a federal savings and loan association in Milton, Florida, 1957-1960. Records include biographical statements of the Board of Directors, correspondence and chronological files, newspaper clippings, and related information on the savings and Loan industry in 1959. OTHER INFORMATION: At the time of application, two groups applied to open a...
Dates: Created: 1957-1960; Other: Date acquired: 05/00/1991

Rosasco, William S., III. First National Bank of Santa Rosa Papers

 Collection — Container: M1990-14
Identifier: M1990-14
Scope and Contents Personal paper, 1981-1985, of William S. Rosasco, III, concerning the planning, establishment, and opening of the First National Bank of Santa Rosa, Milton, Florida. Includes Board of Directors' records, correspondence with federal regulators, newspaper clippings, and related materials concerning bank operations and policies. OTHER INFORMATION: An excellent body of materials concrning opening of a new bank in the 1980s climate of banking and...
Dates: Created: 1981-1985; Other: Date acquired: 05/00/1991

Rotary International District Governor District 6940 (Florida) Records

 Collection — Container: M2001-08
Identifier: M2001-08
Scope and Contents Records, 1984- , of the District Governor, Rotary International, covering District 6940 of Florida comprising Lake City westward to Pensacola, Florida. Records include materials concerning each of the 42 Rotary Clubs such as newsletters, visitation reports, annual reports on goals and objectives, club histories, membership directories, and other materials concerning Rotary organizations in north and west Florida. Also includes some records of the Live Oak Rotary Club, 1995-1996, of...
Dates: Created: 1984-; Other: Date acquired: 04/19/2002

Rouse Family Genealogy

 Collection — Container: WF813
Identifier: WF813-##zls
Abstract "The Family of William and Ann Leonard Rouse of Mobile, Alabama" [by] William S. Cummins, September 1, 2015.  29 pp.  With photos.  Published copy.
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 09/00/2015

Rucker, Brian R., Papers

 Collection — Container: M1990-09
Identifier: M1990-09
Scope and Contents History of Santa Rosa County, 1821-1865, Ph.D. thesis for Florida State University, 1990.



NOTE: Original owned by author.
Dates: Created: 1990; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1990

Saenger Theatre Collection

 Collection — Container: M1981-37
Identifier: M1981-37
Scope and Contents Publications, programs, brochures, and records concerning the history of the Saenger Theatre in pensacola, Florida from its building in 1924 through restoration in 1981 and history since. Includes research notes, photocopies, newspaper clippings, photographs, and memorabilia.
Dates: Created: 1925-1999; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1981

Saint Andrews Bay (Fla.) Scrapbook

 Collection — Container: M1983-18SC
Identifier: M1983-18SC
Scope and Contents Scrapbook, 1892-1896, with newspaper clippings (primarily from the St. Andrews Buoy Newspaper), illustrations, and other clipped matter concerning the St. Andrews and Cromanton area of Florida (now Panama City) and Perote, Alabama. Includes social notes, travel accounts, poetry, wedding invitations, a description of the 22 homes along the Bay in 1885 and other area news. OTHER INFORMATION: Most clippings are from the St. Andrews Buoy, a...
Dates: Created: 1892-1896; Other: Date acquired: 09/00/1983

Santa Rosa County Extension Homemakers Collection

 Collection — Container: M1987-05SC
Identifier: M1987-05SC
Scope and Contents Scrapbook, 1964-1976, including programs and Mother of the Year books.
Dates: Created: 1964-1976; Other: Date acquired: 10/00/1982

Santa Rosa County Land Records

 Collection — Container: M1983-27SC
Identifier: M1983-27SC
Scope and Contents A group of land records, 1856-1935, including mortgages, land grants, promissory notes, and other materials for lands in Santa Rosa County. Includes such firms as Balentine and Whitley, Milton, Florida; S. J. Stewart & Bro., Milton, florida; and Presidential land grants signed in proxy by Franklin Pierce, and William McKinley. An annotated calendar of names and land descriptions is available in the collection inventory.
Dates: Created: 1856-1935; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1983

Santa Rosa County Supervisor of Elections, Voter Registration Books

 Collection — Container: M1985-17
Identifier: M1985-17
Scope and Contents Voter Registration Books, 1914-1950 of primary and general elections, and poll tax registers, 1928-1936, for Santa Rosa County, Florida. Registration books are arranged by precinct, show name of voter, age, occupation, city or place of residence, and election, with occasional notes of place moved to, married name, or reason for deletion from the rolls (death, etc.). Poll tax registers show name of voter and receipt number for that year. Each ledger is indexed by initial letter of...
Dates: Created: 1914-1950; Other: Date acquired: 01/00/1986

Santa Rosa County Tax Assessor, Delinquent Tax Ledger

 Collection — Container: M1988-21
Identifier: M1988-21
Scope and Contents Delinquent tax ledger, circa 1928, for Santa Rosa County, consisting of names and addresses of owners of real estate in Santa Rosa County who have failed to pay taxes on property. Arranged alphabetically by name of delinquent taxpayer or corporation. OTHER INFORMATION: Ledger is undated, however an entry appears under Floridale Townsite Corporation. Floridale was planned in 1927 and 1928, but failed because of the 1929 depression. The 1928 date for this volume is...
Dates: Created: 1928; Other: Date acquired: 04/00/1989

Satterfield, Frances Gibson, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1990-07
Identifier: M1990-07
Scope and Contents Personal papers, 1976-1986, concerning research on Octavia Walton Le Vert (1810-1877) and publication of Satterfield's biographical book, Madame Le Vert: A Biography of Octavia Walton Le Vert (1987). The papers include correspondence with family descendants, archivists, researchers, publishers, and agents; photocopies of research materials including primary (letters and diaries) and secondary sources (journal articles and book excerpts), and final manuscript. Subjects include the Le Vert,...
Dates: Created: 1976-1986; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1990

Shriners Collection

 Collection — Container: M1982-27
Identifier: M1982-27
Scope and Contents Publications of the Ancient Arabic Order Nobles of the Mystic Shrine, Hadji Temple (Shriners) of Pensacola, Florida, including progrms for sponsored conventions, ceremonials, softball leagues, and related events. [17 pieces]
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 02/00/1983

Simmons Family Papers

 Collection — Container: M1981-21
Identifier: M1981-21
Scope and Contents Personal papers of the Simmons Family of Pensacola including family photographs and photocopies of birth certificates, wills, and other materials about the family, 1947-1980.



One of few collections at UWF about black families in Pensacola.
Dates: Created: 1947-1980; Other: Date acquired: 08/00/1981

Sister City Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: M2017-01-##vsx
Abstract Digital images with printed copy of scrapbook concerning the Pensacola People to People Council, Inc., and its successor, Pensacola Sister Cities International, Inc., 1962-1983, including newspaper clippings, photographs, correspondence, pamphlets, brochures and other materials collected by Sanford Taylor about Pensacola's connections with sister cities of Chimbote, Peru; Miraflores, Peru; and Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Includes materials concerning Harold B. Grow, Mrs. John A. Merritt (Betty...
Dates: Created: 1962-1983; Other: Date acquired: 07/13/2017