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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Autograph Collection

Identifier: MS-1974-01

The Autograph Collection is a series of materials acquired and curated by the University of South Florida library, including correspondence, photographs, and assorted signatures.The second series in this collection consists of 49 personal autograph books from the United States, with two books written in the German language.

Dates: Created: 1826-1950; Other: Acquired 1974

Belle Lechner Wilson photograph collection

Identifier: W10

This collection consists of assorted black and white photographs of a personal nature and studio postcards. Images mostly consists of portraits or groups of people. Also included are scenes of the following nature: beaches, boats and boating, outdoors, buildings, street scenes, churches, military portraits, etc. An inventory list is included with the collection that provides specific metadata, when available, at the item level.

Dates: Created: 1917-1924; Other: Date acquired: 06/03/1994

Bobby Smith photograph collection

Identifier: MS-2009-01

This collection primarily consists of photographs taken by queer photographer Bobby Smith in the 1950s and 60s. The photos depict scenes of gatherings of queer folks in homes and clubs, giving researchers a rare view of queer life and culture in Florida during the mid-20th century.

Dates: Created: 1945 - 1980

Dianora Niccolini collection

Identifier: MS-2022-05
Abstract This collection is comprised of a series of original photographs and supporting documents tracing the career of Dianora Niccolini, an Italian-born American photographer. Included are documents related to Niccolini’s photographic exhibitions across galleries and museums of the United States. Clippings and periodicals showcase the use of Niccolini’s photography in photographic anthologies of the nude and museum exhibitions. Also included is correspondence with the artist, as well as buyers,...
Dates: 1973 - 2022

George G. Morgan stereograph collection

Identifier: M63
Abstract This collection is comprised of stereoscopic image cards and a stereoscope viewer, dated between 1894 to 1925. Areas of manufacture include the United States and Europe, including by the following manufacturers: A.C. Co., American Views, B.L. Singley, B.W. Kilburn, C.H. Graves, Griffith & Griffith, H.G. White and Co., Kawin and Co., Keystone View Company, Underwood & Underwood, and Woodward Stereoscopic Co. Themes of the images are varied and include, but are not limited to:...
Dates: Created: 1894-1925; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2018

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

Len Prince collection

Identifier: MS-2022-04
Abstract This collection is comprised of a series of original photographs and supporting documents tracing the career of Len Prince, an American photographer. Included are documents related to Prince’s photographic exhibitions across galleries and museums of the United States, including marketing campaigns for A.I.D.S. awareness and relief fundraising. Clippings and periodicals showcase the use of Prince’s photography in marketing campaigns and career highlights in both fine art and lifestyle...
Dates: 1990 - 2019

Tampa Zine Fest Public Library

Identifier: T48

Zine is a shortened version of magazine or fanzine, with a focus on self-publishing and Do It Youself (D.I.Y.) aesthetics. Zines are anti-copyright and are not for profit. Special Collections at the University of South Florida is now functioning as a repository for the Tampa Zine Library, which was established in conjunction with the Tampa Zine Fest in 2012. This particular collection reflects a mixture of donations, personal acquisitions, and zines that were featured at Tampa Zine Fest.

Dates: Created: 1980-2016; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2017

USF photograph collection

Identifier: U10
Scope and Contents The University of South Florida (USF) Photograph Collection brings together photographs from two USF publications - Inside USF (the official magazine) and the Oracle (the student newspaper) - and a general collection of USF photographs.  By combining these collections, Special Collections has attempted to facilitate access, retrieval and use of USF photographs. This guide primarily serves as in index and provides a container listing and additional collection notes that indicate how some...
Dates: Created: 1958-1999

Wamsley Collection of Spanish American War photographs

Identifier: W04

Photographs taken by Othar Cortland Wamsley, a soldier with the 157th Indiana Volunteer Regiment in Tampa and Port Tampa during the Spanish-American War, 1898. Wamsley contracted malaria in Tampa and never got to Cuba. Photographs in the collection relate to military sites, ports, and local affairs.

Dates: Created: 1898; Other: Date acquired: 09/00/1986

William Knight Zewadski Classical movie stills collection

Identifier: Z11
Abstract This collection traces the relationship between antiquity and popular culture through the usage of Classical imagery on the screen and stage. Materials in the collection include photographs (both color and black and white), postcards, advertising materials, and other visual art from the late 19th–early 21st centuries. Most images are American or European in origin, showcasing themes of antiquity, mythology, and literature. The film stills range from the early silent era to more modern...
Dates: Created: 1860-2007; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2018