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Bagdad (Fla.)--History.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

King-Joyner Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: M1993-15
Scope and Contents Papers, 1840-1981, primarily of the Joyner Family of Cahaba, Alabama, and Pensacola and Bagdad, Florida, including correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other materials of related families including Andrews, Grayson, King, Moyer, Parker, Shaddock, and Stearns. Includes records of the Bagdad Presbyterian Church, 1908-1936, by trustees C. H. Simpson and Mary Joyner, and materials on the Bagdad Post Office, 1896-1940 of which Mary was a Postmaster. Of special note is a manuscript...
Dates: Created: 1867-1951; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1993

Snodgrass Collection

 Collection — M1985-04SC
Identifier: M1985-04
Scope and Contents Papers, 1891-9185, pertaining to the Snodgrass family of Bagdad, Florida including deeds and purchases of land, descriptions and drawing of home, visits of Florida Governors to the town, and related materials.



NOTE: Some of the items in the collection show the attempt to rename the town in the 1880s from Bagdad to Blackwater and back. Snodgrass property included purchases from the Bagdad Sash Factory Company.
Dates: Created: 1871-1985; Other: Date acquired: 07/00/1985