Skip to main content

Hillsborough County (Fla.) -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Usfspeccol

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Anthony P. "Tony" Pizzo collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1982-01
Scope and Contents

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.

Dates: Created: 1824-1994; Other: Date acquired: 10/23/1982

Hampton Dunn collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1981-01
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of syndicated newspaper clippings, ephemera, correspondence, brochures, photographs, and articles written about the various places and people of Florida.

Dates: Created: 1916-2002; Other: Majority of material found in 1960-2002; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1981

Hillsborough County, court records

 Collection
Identifier: H23
Abstract

A collection of court documents from 1833 - 1923 for Hillsborough County, Florida.

Dates: Created: 1833-1923; Other: Majority of material found in 1893-1897

Hillsborough County School District collection

 Collection
Identifier: H32
Abstract

This collection is composed of press/news clippings that detail the history of the Hillsborough County School District.

Dates: Created: 1947-1993

Jessie C. Rohrer collection

 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

Ruth Carrell Johnson papers

 Collection
Identifier: J05
Abstract

A collection of papers, photographs, and scrapbooks from former Friday Morning Musicale President (1951-1953), Ruth Carrell Johnson.

Dates: Other: 1899-1980; Other: Majority of material found within 1940-1975

Temple Terrace Garden Club

 Collection
Identifier: T50
Abstract

This collection contains materials related to the history and accomplishments of the Temple Terrace Garden Club.

Dates: Created: 1947-2015; Other: Majority of material found in 1980-2010; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2018

W. F. Miller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M14
Abstract

A scrapbook containing news clippings and other miscellaneous materials relating to Valrico, Florida and agricultural activities in West Central Florida, 1908 - 1917.

Dates: Created: 1908 - 1917; Other: Date acquired: 07/27/1992

Works Progress Administration (WPA) Tampa Office records

 Collection
Identifier: W27
Abstract

The bulk of this collection includes manuscripts and revised typescripts for the Florida edition of the American Guide series produced by the Works Progress Administration.

Dates: Created: 1917 - 1943; Other: Majority of material found within 1935 - 1943; Other: 1982