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Florida Genealogical Society records

 Collection
Identifier: F13

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents

Consists of the society’s articles of incorporation, constitution and by laws, history, minutes, treasurer’s reports, budgets, member directories, correspondence, applications, yearbooks, awards and certificates, seminar and workshop information, news clippings, photographs, and publications.

Dates

  • Created: 1958-2000

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

None. The contents of this collection may be subject to copyright. Visit the United States Copyright Office's website at http://www.copyright.gov/ for more information.

Biographical or Historical Information

Established in Tampa on January 22, 1958, the Florida Genealogical Society states as its purpose: “To honor the memory of our forefathers. To search out and complete the broken lines of our decent. To acquire and preserve records of Genealogy and related History.” The society strives to promote methods of research, family histories, and the study of geography, history and social customs of ancestors, to unite persons interested in the education and endeavors of genealogy, and to encourage public support for the establishment of genealogical materials for research in public and institutional libraries. Florida Genealogical Society of Tampa. Accessed 5 April 2007. /www.rootsweb.com/~flfgs>.

Extent

2.92 Linear Feet

7 boxes

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

Alphabetical.

Source of Acquisition

Florida Genealogical Society

Method of Acquisition

Donation.

Processing Information

Partially processed. The complete collection is open for research.

Title
Florida Genealogical Society records
Author
TT, 2005; revised by JPSA, 2007.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the USF Libraries - Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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