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A. Bayard Angle papers
Abispo Verdi papers
Abispo Verdi was the author of several satirical manifestos issued in Ybor City. The manifestos made fun of local corrupt politicians and businessmen, which, while causing a scandal among the targets of the ridicule, found support in the community. The real identity of the author, Albert Knapp, was not revealed till 1987.
Aerial photograph collection
A collection of aerial photographs for Hillsborough, DeSoto, Hardee, and Polk Counties in Florida, and Concho County, Texas from 1938 until 1988.
Al Davis papers
These papers are from Al Davis, a local education and voting rights activist. Included are court and legal documents, minutes from the various organizations he was a part of, and his own personal collection of notes as member in these organization.
Al Hackett papers
The Al Hackett papers include photographs, correspondence, and selected articles on topics pertaining to Florida's natural environment.
Al Severson photographic collection
A collection of photographs from Al Severson of Burgert Brothers, a commercial photography studio.
Albert Hapner letters
Collection consists of holograph letters written by Albert Hapner of Tarpon Springs, Florida to his fiancée Elizabeth H. Chandler in Massachusetts. Most of the letters were about his business affairs and social life in Tarpon Springs.
Alice in Wonderland collection
Ephemeral materials related to Lewis Carrol's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass. Examples of materials include miscellaneous writings, doilies, illustrations, cut-outs, a vinyl record, soap, dexterity games, etc.
Alma J. and Edward E. Driskell photograph albums collection
A collection of photographs from the 1950s and 1960s of Tampa and surrounding vicinities.
Alma Sarett papers
Predominantly correspondence, including greeting cards, letters, postcards and telegrams; also contains photographs of Alma Sarett. The correspondence discusses the annual poetry festival and current trends within the field as well as personal correspondence.
Alpha Delta Kappa Sorority - Alpha Rho Chapter collection
Scrapbooks and other organizational documents generated by the Alpha Rho Chapter (Tampa, FL) of the Alpha Delta Kappa sorority.
Altrusa International of Tampa Bay, Inc.
Organizational records of Altrusa International of Tampa Bay, Inc.
Alvin P. Yorkunas papers
This collection consists of the personal papers, artwork, and correspondence of Alvin P. Yorkunas.
American Association of University Women (Tampa Branch) records
A collection of documents and publications from the American Association of University Women Tampa Branch.
American Cigar Company Havana Leaf Tobacco Ledgers
A collection of ledgers from the American Cigar Company.
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service records
The records consist of meeting minutes from various committees that were formed to discuss the immediate situation of displaced peoples in Western Europe. The records include minutes from the committees on Camps, Displaced Persons, Italy, and France.
Andrew Oladell papers
Anglo-Irish Literature Collection
Anthony P. "Tony" Pizzo collection
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.
Anthony Zaitz Educational Television collection
Antonio Pereira collection
Consists of materials related to Antonio Pereira's activities as a professional wrestler and his work with the Boy Scouts of America and the West Tampa Boys Club. Includes correspondence, reports, news clippings, awards, trophies, and photographs. Also includes a key to the city of Tampa, presented by Mayor Nick Nuccio in 1967.
Archibald Slaymaker Glass Plate Negative collection
This collection is comprised of glass plate negatives and black and white photographs.The collection is largely family-centric, documenting the home and social life of the Slaymaker family in Virginia's Albemarle County during the years leading up to the Civil War. The collection also includes the typescript of a Slaymaker family history in the 20th century written by Addison Slaymaker, a Tampa resident and the donor of this historic photograph collection.
Armando Mendez papers
The collection consists of the organized materials left behind by Armando Mendez following his research for his book Ciudad De Cigars: West Tampa (1994). The materials cover the tobacco industry and provide information and photographs relating to dozens of factories representing dozens of companies. There are also materials related to West Tampa historic places and people, such as former mayors, schools, and churches.
Armwood Family papers
Contains records and related materials documenting the professional and personal lives of the Armwood family, a pioneering African American family in Hillsborough County, Florida.
Arsenio Sanchez collection
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.
Asian male nude collection
A collection of materials, including magazines, books, photographs and ephemera, that document the historical rarity of the Asian male nude.
Athena Society scrapbooks
This collection is composed of scrapbooks containing photographs and documents related to the Athena Society.
Audubon Everglades Science Center research materials
Audubon Florida Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary records
Audubon Florida records
Contains records kept by Audubon Florida and Texas, mostly warden reports on prominent nesting areas. Also included is a collection of glass lantern slides.
- Tampa (Fla.) -- History 30
- Tampa (Fla.) 19
- Tampa (Fla.) -- History -- 20th century 19
- Ybor City (Tampa, Fla.) 16
- Florida -- History 14
- Ybor City (Tampa, Fla.) -- History 14
- Hillsborough County (Fla.) 13
- Florida -- Politics and government 12
- Photographs 12
- Photography 11
- Florida -- Politics and government -- 20th Century. 10
- LGBTQ+ activists 10
- Queer community 10
- Hillsborough County (Fla.) -- History 9
- Spanish-American War, 1898 9
- Tampa (Fla.) -- Politics and government 9
- Cigar industry -- Florida -- Tampa 8
- Correspondence. 8
- Gay and lesbian -- Tampa (Fla.) 8
- Gay culture 8 + ∧ less
- Spanish; Castilian 6
- French 2
- Latin 2
- Catalan; Valencian 1
- Chinese 1
- Germanic languages 1
- German 1
- Hebrew 1
- Croatian 1
- Italian 1
- Japanese 1
- Portuguese 1
- Russian 1 + ∧ less
- University of South Florida 19
- Florida Audubon Society 7
- University of South Florida. Library. Special Collections Department 7
- (Anonymous). 6
- Centro Asturiano de Tampa 6
- National Audubon Society 6
- Florida Historical Society 5
- Dunn, Hampton (1916-2002) 4
- Centro Español de Tampa 3
- Equality Florida 3
- Florida. Department of Health and Rehabilitative Services 3
- Florida. Legislature. House of Representatives 3
- Hillsborough County Bar Association 3
- Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute 3
- Mahan, Charles S. (1938-) 3
- Tampa Port Authority 3
- Camp, Paul Eugen 2
- Castor, Betty (1941-) 2
- Chapman, Margaret L. (1916-1981) 2
- Circulo Cubano de Tampa 2 + ∧ less