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Florida Historical Society


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Anthony P. "Tony" Pizzo collection

Identifier: MS-1982-01
Scope and Contents

Publications, photographs, postcards, cigar labels, maps, realia, manuscripts, diaries, printed ephemera, artifacts, and other materials documenting the history of Tampa, Florida and its vicinity, with particular emphasis on the area’s Cuban, Spanish, and Italian immigrant communities of Ybor City and West Tampa.

Dates: Created: 1824-1994; Other: Date acquired: 10/23/1982

Arsenio Sanchez collection

Identifier: MS-2001-05
Scope and Contents

This collection contains Arsenio M. Sanchez's research files, including photographs and audio/video tapes, predominantly related to West Tampa, the Tampa cigar industry, biography, West Florida, and materials documenting his life and works.

Dates: Created: 1885-2005; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2001

Federal Writers' Project collection

Identifier: MS-1991-05

The Federal Writers Project consists of selected records used to develop books and pamplets for the American Guide Series. The materials in this collection primarily document the experiences and lives of African Americans, many of whom had previously been enslaved, and includes interviews, typescripts, and other materials photocopied from a collection at the Florida Historical Society.

Dates: Created: 1933-1948; Other: Majority of material found within 1933-1938; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1991

Hampton Dunn collection

Identifier: MS-1981-01
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of syndicated newspaper clippings, ephemera, correspondence, brochures, photographs, and articles written about the various places and people of Florida.

Dates: Created: 1916-2002; Other: Majority of material found in 1960-2002; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1981

J. Mason Gray papers

Identifier: MS-1993-03

A collection of personal documents, writings, photographs and negatives of J. Mason Gray, Florida Historical Site researcher.

Dates: Created: 1972-1986; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1993

Additional filters:

Tampa (Fla.) -- History 3
Florida -- History, Local 2
Hillsborough County (Fla.) -- History 2
Historical markers 2
Tampa (Fla.) -- Politics and government 2