The following collections in the Special and Area Studies Department have been recently processed, expanded or revised at the University of Florida.
Howard T. Odum Papers, 1935-2003 (significantly expanded and newly revised finding aid)
Correspondence, research files, publications, photographs, and personal papers of the renowned ecologist, environmental scientist and University of Florida professor, Howard T. Odum.
University of Florida IFAS College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Records, 1910-2007 (significantly expanded and newly revised finding aid)
Records of the University of Florida IFAS College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.
Career Resource Center Records, 1968-2004 (significantly expanded and newly revised finding aid)
Collection contains the administrative records of the Career Resource Center at the University of Florida, including reports, career guides, histories of the Center, files on the Center’s databases and systems, and correspondence and memoranda.
University of Florida Division of Planning, Design, and Construction Records, 1905-2010 (significantly expanded and newly revised finding aid)
Campus planning documents for the University of Florida.
United Faculty of Florida, University of Florida Chapter Records, 1974-1980 (significantly expanded and newly revised finding aid)
Memoranda, budget records, and materials related to membership drives and state conventions of the United Faculty of Florida.
Business Papers of William Moore Angas and Robert Moore Angas, 1889-1953 (significantly expanded and newly revised finding aid)
Business records and correspondence, primarily created and maintained by William Moore Angas, of several British-owned companies operating in Florida and of Florida companies. The primary companies represented by William Angas include the Land Mortgage Bank of Florida, the Florida Syndicate (succeeded by the Keighley Company), the Indian River Association, the Florida Finance Company and the Hollybrook Company. William’s son, Robert Moore Angas, was a Jacksonville civil engineer who conducted his deceased father’s business until all transactions were concluded. The collection also includes engineering papers of Robert Angas covering military installations in Florida and South Georgia, including Mayport Naval Reservation and the Jacksonville Naval Air Station.
Marianne Schmink Papers, 1970-2020 (significantly expanded and newly revised finding aid)
The Marianne Schmink Papers date from 1970 to 2020. This collection includes personal and project documents, correspondence, photographs, magazines, newspapers and clippings, newsletters, maps, audiovisual and digital materials. Most of the documents relate to four different programs and research carried out in the Amazon region: Tropical Conservation and Development Program (TCD), research in Acre and São Félix do Xingu in Brazil, and the Managing Ecosystems and Resources with Gender Emphasis Program (MERGE).
Mary D. Edmonds Papers, 1930-2022 (Bulk: 1930-1937)
Primarily includes travel diaries compiled by author Mary D. Edmonds during a six month trip to Italy in 1932. Also, includes select articles written by Mary D. Edmonds.
Contains memos, minutes, and other supporting materials for the University of Florida’s Task Force on Moral Values.
Contains memos, correspondence, and the final report of the University Task Force on Student Health.
Contains memos, meeting minutes and agendas, correspondence, clippings, and the final report of the University of Florida Quality of Life Task Force.
Contains memos, correspondence, clippings, meeting agendas and minutes, and the final report of the University of Florida Task Force on Sexual Harassment and the Courts.
Contains correspondence, reports, minutes, supplemental material related to the University of Florida Task Force on Student Exchanges.
Contains minutes, memos, and supplemental materials from the Universitywide Advisory Council on Telecommunications and Computing at the University of Florida.
Contains memos, correspondence, and final report of the University of Florida Presidential Task Force on Transportation and Parking.
University Archives Postcard Collection, 1905-1991
Collection contains postcards with images of the University of Florida’s campus and its buildings.