USF Libraries

R.E. Burritt collection

CLICK HERE TO REQUEST PHYSICAL COLLECTION ITEMS FOR USE IN USF TAMPA LIBRARY SPECIAL COLLECTIONS READING ROOM ( Related URL )
MISSING IMAGE

Material Information

Title:
R.E. Burritt collection
Physical Description:
7.50 : (9 boxes) ;
Language:
English
Creator:
Burritt, R.E ( Rosyln Elmore Burritt ), 1901-1950
Burritt, Inez

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Aeronautics, Commercial   ( lcsh )
History -- Tampa (Fla.) -- 20th century   ( lcsh )

Notes

Scope and Content:
This collection consists of correspondence, reports, meeting minutes, membership rosters, speeches, and press releases related to the Tampa Chapter of the National Aeronautic Association and the Tampa Aero Club. Also includes newspaper clippings concerning the growth of aviation in Florida (1930s), photos of the Burritt family and various participants in air shows, aerial photos of Florida airports, flight magazines, booklets, and newsletters, flight maps, air show entry applications, and materials concerning Tony Jannus and the first scheduled commercial flight.
Preferred Citation:
R. E. Burritt collection, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.
Acquisition:
Inez Burritt
Biographical:
Roslyn Elmore Burritt, born in 1901 in LaCrosse, Wisconsin, became interested in aviation in 1922 while working as sales manager and booking agent for LaCrosse Airways and Flying Circus. In 1924 he moved to Tampa where he became Traffic Representative for National Airlines System. He served as Executive Secretary and Vice Chairman of the Tampa Aero Club, Executive Secretary of the Tampa Chapter of the National Aeronautic Association, and he played a key role in arranging Fordon-Brown National Air Shows in the Tampa Bay area. He died in 1950.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida Library
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
None. The contents of this collection may be subject to copyright. Visit the United States Copyright Office's website at http://www.copyright.gov/ for more information.
Resource Identifier:
usfldc cid - B31
usfldc handle - u29.7-b31-ead
System ID:
SFS0031826:00001


This item is only available as the following downloads:


Full Text


ead audience external eadheader langencoding iso639-2b countryencoding iso3166-1 dateencoding iso8601 repositoryencoding iso15511 scriptencoding iso15924 relatedencoding MARC21
eadid encodinganalog 856$u mainagencycode US-FTS countrycode US identifier ArchonInternalCollectionID:24 B31
filedesc
titlestmt
titleproper 245 Guide to the R.E. Burritt collection
type filing Burritt, R.E.
author 245$c Finding Aid Authors: LH.
publicationstmt
p © Copyright 2014 USF Tampa Library Special & Digital Collections. All rights reserved.
address
addressline 4202 East Fowler Ave.
LIB122
Tampa, FL, 33620-5400
URL: http://www.lib.usf.edu/
Email: rbernard@usf.edu
Phone: 813-974-1622
Fax: 813-396-9006
profiledesc
creation 500 This finding aid was encoding in EAD by Archon 3.21 from an SQL database source on date encoded normal 2014-03-18 March 18th, 2014.
langusage 546 The collection description/finding aid is written in language 041 langcode eng English
frontmatter
titlepage
Guide to the R.E. Burritt collection
19291949 260$c 1929/1949
publisher 260$b USF Tampa Library Special & Digital Collections
archdesc level collection inventory
did
head Overview of the Collection
unittitle label Collection Title R.E. Burritt collection unitdate Dates 245$f inclusive 1929-1949
Bulk 245$g bulk 1936-1942
unitid 035 Identification repositorycode B31
origination Creator
persname 100 Burritt, R.E. source local role Collector Burritt, R.E., 1901-1950
Inez Burritt, Inez
physdesc Physical Description extent 300 Linear Feet 7.50
Alternate Extent Statement 300$a 9 boxes
langmaterial Language of Materials
English
repository 852$b Repository
corpname USF Tampa Library Special & Digital Collections
4202 East Fowler Ave.
LIB122
Tampa, FL, 33620-5400
URL: http://www.lib.usf.edu/
Email: rbernard@usf.edu
Phone: 813-974-1622
Fax: 813-396-9006
note Note
Other Information:
ready
Additional information may be found at usfldc:U29-00007-B31
!--COLLECTION LEVEL METADATA: --
bioghist altrender Biographical Information 545 Biographical Information:
Roslyn Elmore Burritt, born in 1901 in LaCrosse, Wisconsin, became interested in aviation in 1922 while working as sales manager and booking agent for LaCrosse Airways and Flying Circus. In 1924 he moved to Tampa where he became Traffic Representative for National Airlines System. He served as Executive Secretary and Vice Chairman of the Tampa Aero Club, Executive Secretary of the Tampa Chapter of the National Aeronautic Association, and he played a key role in arranging Fordon-Brown National Air Shows in the Tampa Bay area. He died in 1950.
!-- CONTROLLED ACCESS SUBJECT TERMS
controlaccess
Access Terms
This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Geographic Name:
geogname 651 lcsh subject Tampa (Fla.) -- History -- 20th century
Topical Term:
650 Aeronautics, Commercial
END
ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION
descgrp
Administrative Information
acqinfo 541
Acquisition Information:
Donation
processinfo 583
Processing Information:
Partially processed.
accessrestrict 506
Conditions Governing Access:
None. The contents of this collection may be subject to copyright. Visit the United States Copyright Office's website at http://www.copyright.gov/ for more information.
prefercite 524
Preferred Citation:
R. E. Burritt collection, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.
arrangement 351
Arrangement of Materials:
Series.
scopecontent
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of correspondence, reports, meeting minutes, membership rosters, speeches, and press releases related to the Tampa Chapter of the National Aeronautic Association and the Tampa Aero Club. Also includes newspaper clippings concerning the growth of aviation in Florida (1930s), photos of the Burritt family and various participants in air shows, aerial photos of Florida airports, flight magazines, booklets, and newsletters, flight maps, air show entry applications, and materials concerning Tony Jannus and the first scheduled commercial flight.
COLLECTION METADATA
BEGIN SUBORDINATE COMPONENTS
dsc combined
Detailed List of Contents
c01 series
ArchonID internal id157
LABEL 1 Correspondence
c02 otherlevel
id162
container Box 1
c03 file
id163
1
Folder 1
Greeting Cards No Date
id12853
1
2
Invitations November, 1937
id12854
1
3
Letters 1933
id12855
1
4
Letters 1934
id12856
1
5
Letters 1935
id12857
1
6
Letters January-June, 1936
id12858
1
7
Letters July-August, 1936
id12859
1
8
Letters September-December, 1936
id12860
1
9
Letters January-June, 1937
id12861
1
10
Letters July-December, 1937
id12862
1
11
Letters January-November, 1938
id12863
1
12
Letters December 5-10, 1938
id164
2
Scope and Contents
1. Letters December 12-30, 1938
2. Letters January, 1939
3. Letters February-March, 1939
4. Letters April, 1939
5. Letters May, 1939
6. Letters June-December, 1939
7. Letters 1940
8. Letters 1941
9. Letters 1942
10. Letters 1945-46, 1948
11. Letters No Date
12. Postcards 1939, 1942
13. Telegrams 1935-38, 1941
id12864
2
1
Letters December 12-30, 1938
id12865
2
2
Letters January, 1939
id12866
2
3
Letters February-March, 1939
id12867
2
4
Letters April, 1939
id12868
2
5
Letters May, 1939
id12869
2
6
Letters June-December, 1939
id12870
2
7
Letters 1940
id12871
2
8
Letters 1941
id12872
2
9
Letters 1942
id12873
2
10
Letters 1945-46, 1948
id12874
2
11
Letters No Date
id12875
2
12
Postcards 1939, 1942
id12876
2
13
Telegrams 1935-38, 1941
id158
2 Literary Productions
id165
3
Scope and Contents
1. Manuscripts "A History of Aviation" 1932
2. Manuscripts "Biographical Sketch of Anthony Jannus" 1941, No Date
3. Manuscripts "The First Commercial Airline" 1929
4. Manuscripts "Wings Over Florida" 1938
5. Manuscripts Miscellaneous 1937, 1942, No Date
6. Miscellaneous 1937, 1941, No Date
7. Resolutions 1933, 1936-38, No Date
8. Speeches 1935-37
9. Speeches 1938-39
10. Speeches 1941
11. Speeches 1945
12. Speeches No Date
id12877
3
1
Manuscripts "A History of Aviation" 1932
id12878
3
2
Manuscripts "Biographical Sketch of Anthony Jannus" 1941, No Date
id12879
3
3
Manuscripts "The First Commercial Airline" 1929
id12880
3
4
Manuscripts "Wings Over Florida" 1938
id12881
3
5
Manuscripts Miscellaneous 1937, 1942, No Date
id12882
3
6
Miscellaneous 1937, 1941, No Date
id12883
3
7
Resolutions 1933, 1936-38, No Date
id12884
3
8
Speeches 1935-37
id12885
3
9
Speeches 1938-39
id12886
3
10
Speeches 1941
id12887
3
11
Speeches 1945
id12888
3
12
Speeches No Date
id159
3 Miscellaneous
id166
3
Scope and Contents
13. Air Guide for Tampa, Florida No Date
14. Air Pageant 1934
15. Blueprints 1939, No Date
16. Congressional Record 1936, 1941
17. Entry Applications 1932, 1934, 1937, 1946, No Date
18. Examinations No Date
19. Letterhead 1934, No Date
20. Receipts 1939-40
id12889
3
13
Air Guide for Tampa, Florida No Date
id12890
3
14
Air Pageant 1934
id12891
3
15
Blueprints 1939, No Date
id12892
3
16
Congressional Record 1936, 1941
id12893
3
17
Entry Applications 1932, 1934, 1937, 1946, No Date
id12894
3
18
Examinations No Date
id12895
3
19
Letterhead 1934, No Date
id12896
3
20
Receipts 1939-1940
id167
4
Scope and Contents
1. Senate Bill No. 565 1945
2. 1933-39, 1941, 1946
3. No Date
id12897
4
1
Senate Bill No. 565 1945
id12898
4
2
1933-39, 1941, 1946
id12899
4
3
No Date
id160
4 Organization Material
id168
4
Scope and Contents
4. Committee Membership 1937, 1939, No Date
5. Constitutions 1936, No Date
6. Mailing Lists 1935, 1937, 1939, No Date
7. Membership Rosters 1936-39, 1945-46, No Date
8. Minutes 1933
9. Minutes 1934
10. Minutes 1935
11. Minutes 1937, 1939, 1941-42, 1946
12. Minutes No Date
13. Miscellaneous 1933, 1935-41
14. Miscellaneous No Date
15. Reports 1935-36, 1939, 1942
id12900
4
4
Committee Membership 1937, 1939, No Date
id12901
4
5
Constitutions 1936, No Date
id12902
4
6
Mailing Lists 1935, 1937, 1939, No Date
id12903
4
7
Membership Rosters 1936-39, 1945-46, No Date
id12904
4
8
Minutes 1933
id12905
4
9
Minutes 1934
id12906
4
10
Minutes 1935
id12907
4
11
Minutes 1937, 1939, 1941-42, 1946
id12908
4
12
Minutes No Date
id12909
4
13
Miscellaneous 1933, 1935-41
id12910
4
14
Miscellaneous No Date
id12911
4
15
Reports 1935-36, 1939, 1942
id161
5 Printed Material
id170
4
id12912
4
16
Advertisements No Date
id12913
4
17
Announcements 1937, 1939-40, No Date
id12914
4
18
Brochures 1929, 1937, 1939, 1941, 1944-45
id12915
4
19
Brochures No Date
id12916
4
20
Editorials 1945
id169
5
id12917
5
1
Magazine Articles 1941
id12918
5
2
Manuals Aeronautics 1937, 1939, 1944
id12919
5
3
Newsletters Miscellaneous 1934-37, 1944
id12920
5
4
Newsletters National Aeronautic Association 1936-38
id12921
5
5
Newsletters National Aeronautic Association 1945-46
id12922
5
6
Newspaper Clippings 1914
id12923
5
7
Newspaper Clippings 1926
id12924
5
8
Newspaper Clippings 1934-35, 1937
id12925
5
9
Newspaper Clippings 1938
id12926
5
10
Newspaper Clippings 1939
id12927
5
11
Newspaper Clippings 1940-45
id12928
5
12
Newspaper Clippings 1946
id12929
5
13
Newspaper Clippings 1947-49
id12930
5
14
Newspaper Clippings No Date
id12931
5
15
Press Releases 1935-36, 1938-39
id12932
5
16
Press Releases 1937, 1941, 1944
id12933
5
17
Press Releases No Date
id12934
5
18
Programs 1935-37, No Date
id12935
5
19
Reports Aeronautics 1936-38, 1945, No Date
id12936
6 Oversized
id12937
6
subseries
id12938
6
Magazines
c04 item
id12939
6
National Aeronautics November 1936
id12940
6
National Aeronautics May 1937
id12941
6
National Aeronautics November 1937
id12942
6
National Aeronautics January 1939
id12943
6
National Aeronautics June 1939
id12944
6
National Aeronautics April 1940
id12945
6
National Aeronautics September 1941
id12946
6
National Aeronautics March 1942
id12947
6
National Aeronautics April 1942
id12948
6
National Aeronautics July 1942
id12949
6
National Aeronautics September 1942
id12950
6
National Aeronautics December 1942
id12951
6
National Aeronautics February 1943
id12952
6
National Aeronautics August 1944
id12953
6
National Aeronautics November 1944
id12954
6
National Aeronautics December 1944
id12955
6
National Aeronautics January 1945
id12956
6
National Aeronautics August 1945
id12957
6
National Aeronautics September 1945
id12958
6
National Aeronautics November 1945
id12959
6
National Aeronautics December 1945
id12960
6
National Aeronautics January 1946
id12961
6
National Aeronautics February 1946
id12962
7
id12963
7
Magazines
id12964
7
The Pegasus November 1944
id12965
7
The Pegasus December 1944
id12966
7
The Pegasus February 1945
id12967
7
The Pegasus December 1945
id12968
7
The Pegasus January 1946
id12969
7
The Pegasus February 1946
id12970
7
The Pegasus March 1946
id12971
7
The Pegasus October 1948
id12972
7
Southern Flight March 1939
id12973
7
Southern Flight March 1942
id12974
7
Southern Flight April 1942
id12975
7
The Pegasus July 1942
id12976
7
The Pegasus September 1942
id12977
7
The Pegasus December 1942
id12978
7
Florida Aviation January 1945
id12979
7
Florida Aviation Florida Municipal Record November 1937
id12980
7
Florida Aviation Tampa Topics October 1937
id12981
7
Florida Aviation Florida Coast to Coast January 1939
id12982
7
Florida Aviation Massachusetts: Hub of the Air Universe No Date
id12983
7
Florida Aviation Newsweek Reports on National Defense 1941
id12984
7
Florida Aviation Florida Public Works February 1941
id12985
8
id12986
8
Little Known Facts About Air Transport April 1941
id12987
8
Aero December 1910
id12988
8
Air Force News March-April 1942
id12989
8
Facts on Aviation, Tennessee Bureau of Aeronautics, 1944
id12990
8
Florida From The Air, Aero-Graphic Corporation, 1936
id12991
8
Haynes, B.C. "Meteorology for Pilots," Civil Aeronautics Administration, 1940.
id12992
8
Lyon, Thoburn C., "Practical Air Navigation," Civil Aeronautics Administration, 1940.
id12993
9
id12994
9
Airway Map of Florida 1936, 1939
id12995
9
Airway Map of the United States 1937
id12996
9
Map of Tampa, Florida No Date
id12997
9
Scrapbook 1937
id12998
9
Certificate: Life Membership in the National Aeronautics Association 1949
id12999
10
id13000
10
Photographs (total number: 86)


record xmlns http:www.loc.govMARC21slim xmlns:xsi http:www.w3.org2001XMLSchema-instance xsi:schemaLocation http:www.loc.govstandardsmarcxmlschemaMARC21slim.xsd
leader npcaa2200229 a 4500
controlfield tag 003 FTS
005 20140318092627.0
008 010101i19291949xxeng##datafield ind1 8 ind2 024 subfield code a B31
099
B31
100 3
Burritt, R.E.
q (Rosyln Elmore Burritt)
d 1901-1950
245 0
R.E. Burritt collection
f 1929-1949
g 1936-1942
300
7.50
Linear Feet
b (9 boxes)
351
Series.
506
None. The contents of this collection may be subject to copyright. Visit the United States Copyright Office's website at http://www.copyright.gov/ for more information.
520 2
This collection consists of correspondence, reports, meeting minutes, membership rosters, speeches, and press releases related to the Tampa Chapter of the National Aeronautic Association and the Tampa Aero Club. Also includes newspaper clippings concerning the growth of aviation in Florida (1930s), photos of the Burritt family and various participants in air shows, aerial photos of Florida airports, flight magazines, booklets, and newsletters, flight maps, air show entry applications, and materials concerning Tony Jannus and the first scheduled commercial flight.
524
R. E. Burritt collection, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.
541
Inez Burritt
c Donation
1991
545
Roslyn Elmore Burritt, born in 1901 in LaCrosse, Wisconsin, became interested in aviation in 1922 while working as sales manager and booking agent for LaCrosse Airways and Flying Circus. In 1924 he moved to Tampa where he became Traffic Representative for National Airlines System. He served as Executive Secretary and Vice Chairman of the Tampa Aero Club, Executive Secretary of the Tampa Chapter of the National Aeronautic Association, and he played a key role in arranging Fordon-Brown National Air Shows in the Tampa Bay area. He died in 1950.
650
Aeronautics, Commercial
651
Tampa (Fla.)
x History
y 20th century
700
Burritt, Inez
4 856 u http://digital.lib.usf.edu/?u29.007-b31-ead