Pensacola (Fla.)--Description and Travel.
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — 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
Collection — 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
Identifier: Digital Object ID ##uhlixk
Dates: Digitized: 1953
Collection — M1985-12
Scope and Contents Notes and research files of James K. Polk used for writing his master's thesis, Pensacola Commerce and Industry, 1821-1860. Topics include railroads, slavery, brickmaking, sawmills, shipping, John Innerarity, Joseph Forsyth, Arcadia Mill, descriptions of Pensacola in the 1800s, and notes on businesses and trades in Pensacola, 1820-1860, and excerpts from the Pensacola Gazette.
Dates: Created: 1820-1860; Other: Date acquired: 11/00/1985
Collection — M1982-12
Scope and Contents Inventor; pine industry and tourism promoter; realtor. Correspondence and personal papers, 1928-1931, covering activities in the pine industry (pine distilling, turpertine, paper mills, forestry, the Pine Institute of America), as an inventor, and as a promoter of West Florida (Pensacola Chamber of Commerce, the Gulf Coast Highway Association, the Old Spanish Trail Association), and land development and civic activities in Pensacola and Gull Point, Florida. ...
Dates: Created: 1928-1931; Other: Date acquired: 08/00/1982