Autograph Collection

Citation
Autograph Collection

Material Information

Title:
Autograph Collection
Creator:
University of South Florida
Language:
English
Physical Description:
1.67 : (5 boxes) ;

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Autograph albums ( lcsh )
Celebrities -- Photographs ( lcsh )
Correspondence ( lcsh )
Photography ( lcsh )
Genre:
Autographs
Autographs ( lcsh )

Notes

Scope and Content:
This collections consists of two series. Series one includes signed correspondence, signed photographs and programs, and miscellaneous autographs. Signatures are from notable politicians, performers, businessmen, and distinguished members of the armed forces. These item range from 1826-1950. Series two consists of autograph albums from the United States, 1835-1928. Known publishers of these albums include Leavitt & Allen, New York and J. C. Riker, New York.
Preferred Citation:
Autograph Collection, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.
Biographical:
The University of South Florida was founded in 1956 as the first public university established specifically to address the needs of Florida's rapidly emerging urban regions. Today, the University of South Florida System is comprised of two separately accredited institutions, USF and USF St. Petersburg. USF consists of the main research campus in Tampa, which includes USF Health, and two regional campuses -- USF Sarasota-Manatee and USF Polytechnic in Lakeland. At the University of South Florida, federal funds for academic research and development increased 213 percent from 2000 to 2007. According to The Chronicle of Higher Education, that makes USF the fastest growing research university in the United States. In the academic year 2008-09, USF reached a new high with $380.4 million in research grants and contracts. As of 2010, USF serves more than 39,000 students and offers 228 degree programs at the undergraduate, graduate, specialist and doctoral levels, including the doctor of medicine, through its 11 colleges. USF is a member of the Big East Athletic Conference.

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:
A60 ( USFLDC CID )
u29.371-a60-ead ( USFLDC Handle )

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Mixed Material

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p © Copyright 2018 USF Libraries Special Collections. All rights reserved.
address
addressline 4202 East Fowler Ave.
LIB122
Tampa, FL, 33620-5400
URL: http://www.lib.usf.edu/special-collections/
Phone: 813-974-2731
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Guide to the Autograph Collection
18261950 260$c 1826/1950
publisher 260$b USF Libraries Special Collections
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USF Libraries Special Collections
4202 East Fowler Ave.
LIB122
Tampa, FL, 33620-5400
URL: http://www.lib.usf.edu/special-collections/
Phone: 813-974-2731
abstract 520$a Abstract Autograph albums emerged from a mostly Dutch and German tradition during the 16emph render super th century. These books were exchanged amongst friends and acquaintances in order to collect signatures, personal messages, keepsakes, verses, and illustrations. European immigrants transmitted these books to America, wherein these albums experienced a height of popularity during the 19th century. This collection consists of 49 personal autograph books from the United States, with two books written in the German language.
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bioghist altrender Historical 545 Historical Note:
The University of South Florida was founded in 1956 as the first public university established specifically to address the needs of Florida's rapidly emerging urban regions. Today, the University of South Florida System is comprised of two separately accredited institutions, USF and USF St. Petersburg. USF consists of the main research campus in Tampa, which includes USF Health, and two regional campuses -- USF Sarasota-Manatee and USF Polytechnic in Lakeland.
At the University of South Florida, federal funds for academic research and development increased 213 percent from 2000 to 2007. According to The Chronicle of Higher Education, that makes USF the fastest growing research university in the United States. In the academic year 2008-09, USF reached a new high with $380.4 million in research grants and contracts.
As of 2010, USF serves more than 39,000 students and offers 228 degree programs at the undergraduate, graduate, specialist and doctoral levels, including the doctor of medicine, through its 11 colleges. USF is a member of the Big East Athletic Conference.
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Access Terms
This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Genre/Form of Material:
genreform 655 lcsh Autographs
Personal Name:
persname 600 subject Bacheller, Irving, 1859-1950
Bloxham, William Dunnington, 1835-1911
Caldicott, Helen
Clemenceau, Georges, 1841-1929.
Flagler, Henry Morrison, 1830-1913
Fleming, Francis P. (Francis Philip), 1841-1908
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953
Joffre, Joseph Jacques Csaire, 1852-1931
Moseley, William Dunn, 1795-1863
Pepper, Claude, 1900-1989
Rand, Sally, 1904-1979
Reid, Robert Raymond, 1789-1841
Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Topical Term:
650 Autograph albums
Celebrities -- Photographs
Correspondence.
Photography
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Administrative Information
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:
Autograph Collection, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.
arrangement 351
Arrangement of Materials:
The autograph albums are arranged alphabetically by last name.
scopecontent
Scope and Contents
This collections consists of two series. Series one includes signed correspondence, signed photographs and programs, and miscellaneous autographs. Signatures are from notable politicians, performers, businessmen, and distinguished members of the armed forces. These item range from 1826-1950. Series two consists of autograph albums from the United States, 1835-1928. Known publishers of these albums include Leavitt & Allen, New York and J. C. Riker, New York.
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Detailed List of Contents
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LABEL 1 Signed Document and Photographs
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1
Autograph Card--G. Clemenceau
Scope and Contents
3x5 card with cardboard mat. G. Clemenceau is Georges Clemenceau, who was the 72nd Prime Minister of France. He served from 10/26/06 to 7/24/09. The card shows an address of "15, rue Montaigne." It also shows a greeting in French.
id158310
1
1
Autograph Picture--J. Joffre
Scope and Contents
Picture 4.5 x 7.5 and round initials seal with cardboard mat. J. Joffre is Joseph Jacques Cesaire Joffre, who was Marshall of France during WWI. The photograph is autographed to Dr. Marcus Benjamin and dated 11/26/1920. Dr. Benjamin was an editor and chemist. He lived from 1857 to 1932.
id158312
1
2
id158311
1
2
Signed Letter--D. S. Freeman
Scope and Contents
D. S. Freeman is Douglas Southall Freeman, famed biographer, who wrote the Lee's Lieutenants: A Study in Command and George Washington, a biography. The letter is dated December 29, 1945 and was addressed to Leland M. Hawes, Thonotosassa, Florida. The letterhead is "The Richmond News Leader" with the listing of "Office of the Editor." The imprinted envelope is with the letter.
id158314
1
3
id158316
1
3
Signed Card--Irving Bacheller
1919
Scope and Contents
Irving Bacheller signed and inscribed a 3 x 5 card. "gladly complies with the request of Miss Jane Fullerton" of Riverside, Conn. on 9/11/19. Bacheller wrote The Master of Silence and A Boy for the Ages. There is a "Certificate of Authenticity" from the History Store, dated 9/14/2000.
id158313
1
4
id158315
1
4
Autograph--Helen Caldicott
Scope and Contents
Autograph is on ripped plain paper, no other words. Helen Caldicott was born in Sydney, Australia and is a nuclear and environmental activist.
id158317
1
5
id158318
1
5
Autograph Picture--Sally Rand
Scope and Contents
Picture is 6.5 x 4 b&w. Real name is Harriet Helen Gould Beck. She acted on stage and in silent movies. She is best known as a fan dancer and for creating the bubble dance. The picture is full length with Rand wrapped in a boa. On the back of the photograph is printing which indicates that the picture was originally in a program when she appeared in Tampa.
id158319
1
5
Signed Memo--H. M. Flagler
1896
Scope and Contents
H. M. Flagler is Henry Morrison Flagler. He was a tycoon and businessman. He is claimed to be responsible for developing the east coast of Florida and Miami. The memorandum is dated 10/17/1896 and has in blue ink printed on the top right, his initials and address of 26 Broadway, New York. It is addressed to C. Buckman, Esq. and informs him [Buckman] that Flagler does not care to consider some property for purchase. He was a real estate executive, civil servant, merchant, and community leader in Jacksonville. His papers, when he was in real estate, are in the Special Collections department at the University of North Florida.
id158320
1
6
id158323
1
6
Autograph--Harrison Reed
Scope and Contents
Harrison Reed was the 9th Governor of Florida. He served from 7/4/1868 -- 1/7/1873. The autograph is a cutout from a letter or document. Also in the sleeve is a handwritten poem. The poem is "The Three Kings" by Henry W. Longfellow. The handwriting on the paper does not match a copy of Longfellow's found on the internet (2007). In pencil, upper right corner are the words "autograph Harrison Reed." The writing on the poem does not match the autograph of Reed.
id158324
1
6
Photograph--Harrison Reed
Scope and Contents
6 x 4 inch, with backing.
id158325
1
6
Letter--Albert W. Gilchrist
7/18/1910
Scope and Contents
Albert Waller Gilchrist was the 20th Governor of Florida. He served from 1/5/1909 to 1/7/1913. The letter is dated 7/18/1910 and is on letterhead of the Executive Chamber. The official seal of the State of Florida is on the letterhead and is an early version of the current seal. The letter is to A. M Taylor of St. Augustine appointing him as a delegate to the third National Good Roads Congress in Niagara Fall, N.Y. The letter also serves as Mr. Taylor's credential to the Congress. An "Arthur Jackson" is referenced for contact on additional information.
id158326
1
6
Letter--W. D. Bloxham
1/9/1902
Scope and Contents
William Dunnington Bloxham was the 13th and 17th Governor of Florida. His terms were 1/4/1881 to 1/6/1885 and 1/5/1897 to 1/8/1891. The letter is dated 1/9/1902 and was sent from Tallahassee, Florida. It is addressed to a Reverend A. W. Shields of Jacksonville. Mr. Bloxham is submitting a $5.00 check to pay the annual dues to the Florida Historical Society. Mr. Bloxham references George W. Wilson as the Secretary of the Florida Historical Society.
id158327
1
6
Letter--Cary A. Hardee
10/11/1921
Scope and Contents
Cary Augusta Hardee was the 23rd Governor of Florida. The letter was written 10/11/1921 when he was governor and is addressed to Dr. Lincoln Hulley, President of Stetson University. Dr. Hulley was the 2nd President of Stetson University. Mr. Hardee was writing a letter for John B. Stetson, Jr., who was the son of the founder of Stetson University. Mr. Stetson, at that time, was representing the Florida Historical Society.
id158328
1
6
Letter--Claude Pepper
3/28/1942
Scope and Contents
Claude Pepper was a politician, affiliated with the Democratic Party. The letter was written on 3/28/1942 when Pepper was a senator from Florida and a member of the Committee on Foreign Relations. The letter is addressed to L. Seth Schnitman of Sanford, Florida. Pepper is responding to a request for information and there was an enclosure. There are 2 envelopes with the letter. Both are from Claude Pepper as he signed his name over the stamp area, indicating that postage was free and the return address is the US Senate. One is a window envelope and it is stamped "returned to sender, 1942" with no checked reason. The other envelope is addressed to A. D. Zachary, Jr. of Sanford, Florida.
id158329
1
6
Letter--R. R. Reid
5/30/1826
Scope and Contents
R. R. Reid is Robert Raymond Reid. He was the 4th territorial governor of Florida, serving from 12/2/1839 until his death on 7/1/1841. This letter was written on May 30, 1826 and was directed to John C. Calhoun, Secretary of War. At the time of the letter, Mr. Reid was a city judge for Augusta, Georgia. In the letter, also signed by a "Y. Walker", the pair is recommending that John White, a citizen of Augusta, be considered for acceptance into the US Military Academy at West Point.
id158330
1
7
id158331
1
7
Letter--G. W. Jermain(e)
11/22/1831
Scope and Contents
The letter is from G. W. Jermain(e), Albany, N. Y., and addressed to M. F. Palmer, Esq., of White Creek, N. Y. It is dated 11/22/1831. The letter discusses the purchase of furniture and gives intent to purchase using C. Rice as the buyer. [No information located about said parties.] On the bottom of the letter is a notation that Henry Clay was elected as the Senator from Kentucky. Henry Clay was an American statesman and orator who was the 9th US Secretary of State and 3 times US Speaker of the House of Representatives.
id158332
1
7
Autograph--Nelson Eddy
3/22/1950
Scope and Contents
Nelson Eddy was an American singer (baritone). His signature is on a program of the The Tampa Symphony Society. The concert was on March 22, 1950 in the Municipal Auditorium. Eddy was accompanied by Theodore Paxson, pianist.
id158333
1
7
Letter--William Dunn Mosely
12/3/1865
Scope and Contents
William Dunn Mosely was the 1st Governor of Florida. He served from 6/26/1845 to 10/1/1849. The letter is from William Dunn Mosely and addressed to Senate and House of Representatives of Florida. The letter is dated 12/3/1865 and Mr. Mosely is addressing a grievance on behalf of the fisheries on the coast of Florida. He agrees with the fisheries and has attached correspondence to support his stance.
id158334
1
7
Letter--John Branch
8/23/1830
Scope and Contents
John Branch was the 6th and last Territorial Governor of Florida serving from 8/11/1844 to 6/25/1845. The letter is dated 8/23/1830 and was written by him when he was US Secretary of the Navy, serving in that position from 3/9/1829 to 5/12/1831. He was one of the cabinet members who resigned from the Petticoat Affair. The letter is addressed to Dr. William P. C. Barton, Philadelphia, who was serving on board the US Ship "Brandywine." In the letter, Mr. Branch is releaving Barton of his duties and placing him in readiness until another frigate is ready for sail. Dr. Barton later became the First Chief of the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery.
id158335
1
7
Letter--David Shelby Walker
3/4/1867
Scope and Contents
David Shelby Walker was the 8th Governor of Florida, serving from 12/20/1865 to 7/9/1868. The letter is a cut piece of paper and on it is written "The constitution and the Union let them coexist forever." It is signed and the dated 3/4/1867.
id158336
1
7
Promissory Note
3/1788
Scope and Contents
This Note is dated March after 1788 Wallingford (CT). The amount of the Note is six pounds, three shillings, and five pence. The indebted signature has been cut from the paper. The owner of the Note is Caleb Atwater and the witnesses are Lucy Atwater and Joshua Atwater. A Joshua Atwater from that area was born 5/13/1753 and died in Homer, N. Y. on 7/31/1814. There are some words on the reverse which appear to be the items covering the debt.
id158337
1
7
Letter--J. A. Campbell
7/17/1905
Scope and Contents
The notation is directed to C. Buckman, Esq., Jacksonville. It was sent from Chicago and is dated 7/17/05. The note is in response to a prior letter. C. Buckman is Courtland Buckman (12/8/1862 to 10/1/1905). He was a real estate executive, civil servant, merchant, and community leader in Jacksonville. His papers, when he was in real estate, are in the Special Collections department at the University of North Florida.
id158338
1
7
Letter--Francis Philip Fleming
1/12/1892
Scope and Contents
Francis Philip Fleming was the 15th Governor of Florida, serving from 1/8/1889 to 1/3/1893. The letter is a 4-page response to Dr. R. P. David of Jacksonville, Fl. and was written on 1/12/1892. Dr. David was member of the Florida State Board of Health and had tendered his resignation in a prior letter. Fleming responded in this letter that his resignation at the time would not be accepted until a suitable replacement was found. Fleming went on to thank and praise him for his service.
id158339
1
7
Signed Photograph--Theodore Roosevelt
9/1898
Scope and Contents
Photograph is 6 x 4, cardboard mat. Theodore Roosevelt was the 26th President of the United States, serving from 9/4/2001 -- 3/4/1909. This photograph was taken in September 1898 as it is signed and dated by Roosevelt. The date is "Sept 98". Roosevelt would have just returned from Cuba in the Spanish American War. He arrived on 8/14/1898 and spent six weeks in quarantine at Camp Wikoff, Montauk, Long Island, N. Y. On 9/27/1898, Roosevelt was nominated by the Republican Party for the Governor of the State of New York.
id158340
1
7
Signed Portrait--Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker
1919
Scope and Contents
Black and white portrait with signature. 15 x 10 cm. Copyrighted by N. Lazarnick, 1919. Edward Vernon Rickenbacker served in the United States Army Air Force during World War I, during which he was promoted to the rank of Captain. Rickenbacker was awarded a Medal of Honor and was a decorated fighter ace.
id158342
2 Autograph Albums
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2
id158344
2
1
id158345
2
1
Andrews, L.
1860
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Black cover with gold embossment and color illustrations of flowers; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher. Leavitt & Allen, New York.
id158346
2
1
Annie--The Photo Autograph Album
1880-1882
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Black leather with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158347
2
2
id158348
2
2
Beck, Margaret
1854-1861
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red leather with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; verse; color illustrations; black and white illustrations by pubisher. J. C. Riker, New York.
id158349
2
2
Bell, Lille--Poets Album
1885-1907
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Brown textured leather with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages; landscape orientation. Interior: Color paintings; assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher. Geman and English language.
id158350
2
3
id158351
2
3
Chapman, Eliza
1860
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red leather with gold embossment; imprinted lyre on front and back covers. Interior: birth, death, and marriage records; assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher. Several pages missing from beginning of book.
id158352
2
3
Cilley, Jessie
1887-1889
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red leather cover with gold embossment; raised design of woman in a bonnet on front cover.; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustration inserts of figures, flora, and fauna.
id158353
2
4
id158354
2
4
Clemons, Hattie--The Pet Album
1861-1867
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red leather with gold embossment. Interior: Assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher. Leavitt & Allen, New York.
id158355
2
4
Dame, George D.
1883-188
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Green cloth cover; raised color design of birds, flowers, and ship; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustrations. Rochester, New Hampshire
id158356
2
4
Doolan, Alice B.--Paragon Autograph Album
1882-1899
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red leather with black and silver embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustration inserts.
id158357
2
5
id158358
2
5
Downing, Bessie
1896-1901
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Off-white leather cover with multicolored embossed flowers; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158359
2
5
Downing, Elise I.
1897-1902
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Off-white cover with multicolored embossed flowers; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158360
2
5
Downing, Frank
1901
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Off-white leather cover with gold embossment; color portrait of noblewoman on front cover; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158362
2
6
id158361
2
6
Farris, Mary
1839-1840
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Variegated cloth cover with brown spine; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158363
2
6
Grant, Laura Adelia
1839-1860
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red leather cover with gold embossment, gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher; verse. J. C. Riker, New York, 1835.
id158365
3
id158366
3
1
id158367
3
1
Harvey, Eliza--Paragon Autograph Album
1881-1883
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Brown cloth cover with gold and silver embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustration inserts.
id158371
3
1
Hatch, Hyatt
1879-1884
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Pink cover with gold embossment; landscape orientation. Interior: Various color illustrated inserts (figures, flora and fauna).
id158368
3
1
Hawkes, Hettie
1855-1856
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Black leather with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158370
3
2
id158369
3
2
Henry
1881-
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Green cloth cover with gold and black embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustration inserts.
id158372
3
2
Hobbs, Annie E.
1871-1872
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Burgundy leather album with gold embossment, gold leaf on edge of pages; lanscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158373
3
2
Howland, R. A.
1875-1885
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red leather with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158375
3
3
id158374
3
3
Johnnie--Floral Autograph Album
1883-1893
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red paper album with gold embossment; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications; color stamps.
id158376
3
3
Jones, Marion--The Tender Thought
1862-1928
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Black leather with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher; color greeting card inserted. Leavitt & Allen, New York.
id158377
3
4
id158378
3
4
Kingsbury, Ella--Golden Floral Album
1880-1885
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Brown cloth album with gold and black embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustrations.
id158379
3
4
Landscape Album
1860
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Brown variegated cover with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages; Interior: Assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher. The Landscape Album, Leavitt & Allen, New York.
id158380
3
5
id158381
3
5
Lillian (?)
1878-1887
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Burgundy leather with gold embossments; inscription of "Autographs"; gold leaf on edge of pages; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158382
3
5
Lizzie (?)
1852-1857
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Black leather cover with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustrations. J.C. Riker, New York.
id158383
3
5
Loie/Love (?)
1888-1900
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Brown cloth cover with portrait of a girl; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustrations.
id158384
3
6
id158385
3
6
Lord, Ellen A.
1859-1869
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Burgundy leather with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher. Leavitt & Allen, New York.
id158392
3
6
Lucas, Emma
1867-1882
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Brown leather cover with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of papers; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158388
3
7
id158386
3
7
Mary (?)
1875-1887
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Green textured leather with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustration inserts
id158387
3
7
Minnie (?)
1892-
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Brown leather cover with gold embossment; portrait of a girl on cover; lanscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158390
4
id158391
4
1
id158389
4
1
Norman, Mattie E.--Floral Album
1887-1890
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red leather with gold embossment; color portrait of girl on front cover; gold leaf on edge of pages; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustrations. Armstrong & Co., Boston.
id158393
4
1
Osborn, Carrie S.--The Sunbeam Album
1869-1885
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Dark green leather cover with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher. Leavitt & Allen, New York.
id158394
4
2
id158395
4
2
Palmer, Hannah M.
1842-1845
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Brown leather cover with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher.
id158399
4
2
Parker, Carrie A.
1877-1879
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red leather cover with gold embossment; cascading flowers and leaves on covers. Interior: Assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher.
id158398
4
3
id158397
4
3
Perkins, Florence
1895-1897
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Tan leather cover with color sunflowers. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158396
4
3
Parker, Sophia--Sacred Album
1853-1884
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red leather with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of papers. Interior: Assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher. J. C. Riker, New York. Sold by Charles H. Kingsford, New Bedford.
id158400
4
4
id158402
4
4
Prescott, Lizzie L.--Paragon Autograph Album
1879-1880
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Brown cover with black, blue, and gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustration inserts.
id158401
4
4
italic Poesie[alben]
1889-1915
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red leather with silver, gold, and red design on front cover; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; verse; color illustrations; dried plant insert. German language.
id158404
4
5
id158403
4
5
Riley, Miss Mary J.
1848-1876
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Dark blue leather cover with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher. J. C. Riker, New York.
id158405
4
5
Rockwell, Esther--Leaves of Affection
1858-1861
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red leather cover with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of papers. Interior: Assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher. Leavitt & Allen, New York.
id158406
4
6
id158407
4
6
Sargent, Lurena B.
1835-1847
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Plain yellow cover with black spine; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; attached lock of hair. J.C. Riker, New York.
id158408
4
6
Sderlund, Hannah
1889-1897
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Burgundy velvet cover; gold leaf on edge of pages; lanscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustration inserts.
id158409
4
6
Tuttle (?), Fannie--Paragon Autograph Album
1881-1887
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Red leather cover with gold, silver, and blue embossments; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158410
4
7
id158411
4
7
Vaughn, Susan
1845-1850
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Dark blue leather with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustrations of flora and fauna. J.C. Ricker, New York.
id158412
4
7
Walker, E.
1850-1852
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Dark blue leather cover with raised designs of flowers; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; black and white illustrations by publisher; Insert of a newspaper clipping entitled "Original Poetry""Where Shall My Grave Be?" by Miss Mary A. Mathias [The following was one of the exercises at the High School examination in North Attleboro'. It was tended for publication in our last, but we were unable to find room for it.]. J.C. Riker, New York.
id158413
5
id158414
5
1
id158415
5
1
Whitmore, Roberta Ellen
1881-1883
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Burgundy leather with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications.
id158416
5
1
Woolcott, Ellen C.
1844-1851
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Black leather with gold embossment; gold leaf on edge of pages. Interior: Assorted dedications; color illustration of flowers and cupids on title page with album dedication; insert of plastic sleeve containing lock of hair and pink ribbon inscribed with "Ellen." J. C. Riker, New York.
id158418
5
2
id158417
5
2
Zimmerman, Ella
1890-1918
Scope and Contents
Exterior: Orange fabric cover; landscape orientation. Interior: Assorted dedications.


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Autograph Collection
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Linear Feet
b (5 boxes)
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The autograph albums are arranged alphabetically by last name.
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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.
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This collections consists of two series. Series one includes signed correspondence, signed photographs and programs, and miscellaneous autographs. Signatures are from notable politicians, performers, businessmen, and distinguished members of the armed forces. These item range from 1826-1950. Series two consists of autograph albums from the United States, 1835-1928. Known publishers of these albums include Leavitt & Allen, New York and J. C. Riker, New York.
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Autograph Collection, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.
545 1
The University of South Florida was founded in 1956 as the first public university established specifically to address the needs of Florida's rapidly emerging urban regions. Today, the University of South Florida System is comprised of two separately accredited institutions, USF and USF St. Petersburg. USF consists of the main research campus in Tampa, which includes USF Health, and two regional campuses -- USF Sarasota-Manatee and USF Polytechnic in Lakeland. At the University of South Florida, federal funds for academic research and development increased 213 percent from 2000 to 2007. According to The Chronicle of Higher Education, that makes USF the fastest growing research university in the United States. In the academic year 2008-09, USF reached a new high with $380.4 million in research grants and contracts. As of 2010, USF serves more than 39,000 students and offers 228 degree programs at the undergraduate, graduate, specialist and doctoral levels, including the doctor of medicine, through its 11 colleges. USF is a member of the Big East Athletic Conference.
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Bacheller, Irving, 1859-1950
Pepper, Claude, 1900-1989
Rand, Sally, 1904-1979
Reid, Robert Raymond, 1789-1841
Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Bloxham, William Dunnington, 1835-1911
Caldicott, Helen
Clemenceau, Georges, 1841-1929.
Flagler, Henry Morrison, 1830-1913
Fleming, Francis P. (Francis Philip), 1841-1908
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953
Joffre, Joseph Jacques Csaire, 1852-1931
Moseley, William Dunn, 1795-1863
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Autograph albums
Celebrities -- Photographs
Correspondence.
Photography
655
Autographs
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