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Florida -- Politics and government

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Ed Hall editorial cartoon collection

Identifier: H59
Scope and Contents

This collection contains original cartoons by Baker Country Press and Artizans cartoonist Ed Hall from his 2003 book entitled Code Red—Editorial Cartoons and his 2006 book entitled Diversions. These cartoons, which originally ran from 1996-2006, cover topics including Florida politics, national politics, popular culture and the war in Iraq. Select cartoons were not donated and are not part of the collection.

Dates: Created: 1996-2006; Other: Date acquired: 12/00/2012

Equality Florida records

Identifier: MS-2008-09

A collection of documents concerning the work of Equality Florida, including projects, corporate documents and research.

Dates: Created: 1994 - 2008; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2012

Floridiana Ephemeral Collection

Identifier: F23

Contains publications related to Tampa, other locations in Florida, and the state as a whole.

Dates: Created: 1905-2011

Frank L. Snyder collection

Identifier: S35
Scope and Contents The Dr. Frank L. Snyder Collection consists of the materials Dr. Snyder and Helen-Louise Snyder (née Davenport) gathered on Governor William Duval. The collection also consists of Dr. Snyder’s personal papers, library, computer files, photographs, awards, and plaques. The Duval materials, dated roughly from 1802 to 1993, comprise photocopies of research notes, articles, books, computer files, microfilm, and photographs by or about Duval. Dr. Frank L. Snyder’s personal...
Dates: Created: 1802-1993; Other: Date acquired: 08/10/1993

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

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

Louis de la Parte, Jr. papers

Identifier: MS-1992-03

These papers document the professional and political careers of attorney Louis de la Parte, Jr.

Dates: Created: 1970-1991; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1992

Manuel Garcia papers

Identifier: G04

Professional and personal papers of Manuel Garcia, a Tampa defense attorney.

Dates: Created: 1960-1975

Pam Iorio collection

Identifier: MS-2006-09

The Pam Iorio collection is made up of memorandums, correspondence, and Hillsborough County development plans and procedures during Iorio's time as the Supervisor of Elections, stretching from the late-1980s to the mid-1990s.

Dates: Other: 1978-

Paul W. Danahy, Jr. papers

Identifier: MS-1992-02
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers from Paul W. Danahy, Jr.'s extensive career in public service, covering his legislative career (1966-1974), his service as Executive Director of the Local Government Study Commission (1963-1964), as attorney for the local legislative delegation (1959; 1964-1965), and as a judge both in the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit (1975-1977) and the Second District Court of Appeals (1977-1990). The collection was donated to USF with the intention of complementing the...
Dates: Created: 1950-1996; Other: Majority of material found in 1965-1978; Other: Date acquired: 05/01/1992

Sumter Lowry papers

Identifier: L27

Sumter Lowry papers consists of correspondence, speeches, reports, maps, news clippings, and publications with business, military, and political activities ranging from 1911- 1986.

Dates: Created: 1911-1986

T.H.R.O. records

Identifier: T04

This collection contains correspondence and other political papers of the Throw the Hypocritical Rascals Out (T.H.R.O.), which was started by Jack Gargan in 1991 and organized reform-minded Americans together.  Contents of this collection include the national Reform Party's tumultuous transition into the 21st Century, as infighting between Jesse Ventura, Ross Perot, and Patrick Buchanan resulted in the implosion of the party.

Dates: Created: 1974-2002; Other: Majority of material found in 1990-1993, 1998-2002