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International postcard collection

Identifier: MS-1990-04
Abstract This collection includes postcards from various locations around the world and is divided geographically into two main categories: United States and Global. The United States series is organized by state, African American, and patriotic postcards. The Global series contains mostly European and Latin American postcards; however it also contains postcards from places such as Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. The third box in this collection includes the Topical series of postcards which...
Dates: Created: 1905-1990

Isabel Harris collection

Identifier: H10

This collection consists of the professional papers of Isabel M. Harris, a music instructor who taught at historically Black schools in Tampa.

Dates: Created: 1951-1965

Ivy Bigbee collection

Identifier: MS-2002-01
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a book of poetry entitled Snowy Egret Suite, given to Stetson Kennedy, a Florida author, folklorist, and historian.  Also included in this collection is a copy of Ivy Bigbee: Fables for our time, from the Jacksonville Museum of Contemporary Art, “Ivy Bigbee: Stilled Lives,” an artist statement, and miscellaneous photographs.

Dates: Created: 1995-2002; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2002

J. Allison DeFoor, II papers

Identifier: MS-2005-03
Scope and Contents

The collection documents the professional and political career of J. Allison DeFoor II. Also in the collection are DeFoor's extensive research files relating to his ancestor, Florida pioneer Odet Philippe [1775 - 1869].

Dates: Created: 1982-2005; Other: Majority of material found in 1983-1999

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

Jack B. Moore papers

Identifier: MS-1975-03

Research materials, photographs, interviews, and notes compiled by former USF professor Jack B. Moore.

Dates: Created: 1922-1993; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1975

Jack Gantos collection

Identifier: MS-2019-05

The Jack Gantos collection consists of archival materials, typescripts, and published materials donated by Gantos, a children’s and young adult author. Cataloged materials, including books, advanced reader copies, and audiobooks are hyperlinked to records available in the USF Libraries catalog.

Dates: 2002 - 2018

Jack O. Holmes collection

Identifier: MS-1999-03
Scope and Contents

The collection contains materials documenting the career of Florida landscape architect Jack O. Holmes and consists of business records, landscape planting plans, photographs and slides of Holmes' work, schematic designs and specifications. The collection primarily consists of photographs divided into businesses and residences. Some of the photographs are mounted. Many of the photographs include hand written notes.

Dates: Created: 1926-1978; Other: Date acquired: 03/00/1999

Jack Walton collection

Identifier: MS-2011-17

This collection consists of the personal papers of Jack Walton and his family.

Dates: Created: 1903-1961

Jack Wilson collection

Identifier: MS-1963-03
Scope and Contents Contains letters, invitations, greeting cards, telegrams, postcards, art exhibition catalogs, bulletins, school catalogs, certificates, news clippings, magazines, photographs, medical illustrations, and two manuscripts, “The Artist and the Audience,” and “Emergency Treatment.” Also includes a short letter dated 1864 which certified the release of Wilson’s maternal grandfather, William Bonacker, a Union Army captain captured by Confederate forces.  Capt. Bonacker reportedly fell at the Battle...
Dates: Created: 1864-1965; Other: Majority of material found in 1921-1964; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1963

Jackson family papers

Identifier: MS-2020-10

A collection of correspondence, financial documents and other ephemera related to the Jackson Family of Tampa, Florida.

Dates: Created: 1809-1887

Jacqueline Woodson collection

Identifier: MS-2008-03

The papers of Jacqueline Woodson, an American author of award-winning works of juvenile literature.

Dates: Created: 2001 - 2003; Other: 2008

James A. Stansel Collection of Florida Postal Covers

Identifier: MS-1996-12
Scope and Contents

Collection includes envelopes, printed postal covers, and other postal history ephemera collected by Mr. James A. Stansel of Tampa. Covering the period 1931 to 1988, the material bears numerous postmarks and other postal markings [”Buy Defense Bond” stampings, etc.]. The bulk of the materials originated in Tampa, although postmarks for other Florida locales and a few non-Florida cities are also represented.

Dates: Created: 1931-1988; Other: Date acquired: 08/00/1996

James and Joanna Tokley papers

Identifier: MS-2011-15

This collection documents the personal and professional lives of E. James Tokley and Joanna Tokley and includes original poetry written by James Tokley, photographs, and documents related to Joanna Tokley's work with the Urban League of Hillsborough County.

Dates: Created: 1920 - 2010; Other: 2011-10

James E. Shepherd, Jr. collection

 Collection — Container: Binder
Identifier: S12
Dates: Other: Dummy Date

James J. Harkins collection

Identifier: MS-2016-07

The James J. Harkins collection is composed of materials relating to personal associations, Irish history, Catholic Heritage Trail, geneology, etc.

Dates: Created: 1970-2016; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2016

James J. Sherman letters

Identifier: MS-2005-11
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 21 letters written by Staff Sergeant James J. Sherman, U.S. Army Air Force. Sherman was the son of  Joseph and Florence Sherman of Newburgh, New York.  The letters were written to his parents from May to October, 1943 while he was stationed at bases in Colorado, Florida, and Utah.  After completing his training as an aerial gunner, he was sent to Italy and served with the 745th Bomber Squadron, 456th Bomber Group, Heavy.  He was reported missing in action on...
Dates: Created: 1943-1950; Other: Date acquired: 01/00/2005

James W. Kynes collection

Identifier: MS-2004-07
Scope and Contents

Printed materials related to Kynes’ political campaign for Florida’s State Attorney General in 1964; items primarily include newspaper clippings, press releases and political correspondence.

Dates: Created: 1948-1964; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2004

Jan K. Platt papers

Identifier: MS-1996-08
Scope and Contents

The Jan K. Platt Papers focus on environmental concerns, regional development, operating budgets, and public services, such as libraries and welfare, within Hillsborough County. This collection also includes correspondence, memorandum, and reports from the numerous boards, authorities, and commissions that Platt chaired and served on, in addition to miscellaneous campaign ephemera.

Dates: Created: 1974-2004; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1996

Jane Wittman Van De Bogart collection

Identifier: MS-2008-13
Scope and Contents

Printed materials, correspondence, photographs, and slides related to Van De Bogart’s travels to and lifelong interest in Cuba.  The collection also includes an official US State Department letter and other documents related to Van De Bogart’s efforts to retain her passport.

Dates: Created: 1958-2001; Other: Majority of material found in 1960-1997; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2008

Janice Josephine Carney collection

Identifier: MS-2008-02

The Janice Josephine Carney collection includes professional and person papers related to the life career, and LGBTQ+ activism of Carney. Material relates to Carney's service during the Vietnam War as well as her work in supporting other transgender veterans. Also included is material realted to Carney's writing career as a memoirist, poet, and playwright.

Dates: 1999 - 2013

JCAHO papers on the Accreditation of the Florida Mental Health Institute

Identifier: J11

Materials documenting JCAHO accreditation and regulation procedures for the Florida Mental Health Institute between 1985 and 1996.

Dates: Created: 1985-1996; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1996

Jessie C. Rohrer collection

Identifier: R08
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of title abstracts relating to the Rohrer’s property in Tampa.  Also includes Rohrer’s journal (ca. 1916 - ca.1959) which contains an account of the 1921 Tampa hurricane and an account of the flood resulting from the breaking of the Hillsborough River dam in 1933.

Dates: Created: 1891-1987; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1997

Jim Davis papers

Identifier: D35
Scope and Contents The collection includes materials from 1988-1996, when Jim Davis served in the Florida State House, and from 1997-2006, when he served in the U.S. House of Representatives. Materials include documents, correspondence, memoranda, constituent opinion forms, constituent mail, audio cassettes (including radio interviews), speeches, education and health care documents, legislative files, meeting files, strategic plans, bills, records, publications, personal papers, as well as photographs, press...
Dates: Created: 1988-2007; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2006

Joe Knetsch papers

Identifier: MS-2011-05
Scope and Contents

Collection primarily consists of published articles and papers presented at conferences, meetings, and symposiums. The majority of the articles in the collection have been deaccessioned due to statewide availability and duplication. Joe Knetsch's curriculum vitae is also included.

Dates: Created: 1992-2008

John and Grace Branch papers

Identifier: B33
Scope and Contents

Collection includes letters and Victory Mail (V-mail) written by John A. Branch to his wife Grace while he was stationed with the Army in Europe during World War II.  Also includes are letters written before the couple married, letters written while Mr. Branch was recuperating from war injuries, photos, and miscellaneous papers.

Dates: Created: 1928-1945; Other: Date acquired: 00/ca/1998

John C. Setlow collection

Identifier: MS-2005-10

The John C. Setlow collection consists of materials on Jewish involvement in the New Deal Government and world economy. The writings are anti-Semitic in nature.

Dates: Created: 1938-1946

John Carpenter collection

Identifier: MS-2018-03
Dates: Created: 1957-2018; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2018

John Donaldson papers

Identifier: D18

John Donaldson (1902-1955) was a political economist. He held a number of academic teaching positions and prestigious government committee appointments during his career.

Dates: Created: 1892-1955; Other: Majority of material found in 1918-1948

John Grannan collection

Identifier: MS-2021-04
Abstract The John Grannan collection includes personal and professional papers, including institutional and financial records, publications, and graphic materials. The collection reflects Grannan's role as a local and national LGBTQ+ activist, as well as his tenures in associated organizations. Grannan served as an officer for USF's Gay Coalition, the Tampa AIDS Network, and the Florida Task Force/Florida Gay Task Force. Related material to his service is represented. Other areas of emphasis include...
Dates: 1970s-2005; Majority of material found within 1975 - 2005

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