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Russel Snow and Family Collection

Identifier: 1975.14

Scope and Contents

The Russel Snow and Family Collection contains correspondence, photographs and newspaper clippings documenting the personal and professional life of former Fort Lauderdale mayor Russel Snow.


  • 1873-1965

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Biographical / Historical

Russel G. Snow was born in Georgia in 1883 and arrived in South Florida in 1911. He married Rosa May Adams in 1913. Russell G. Snow was the mayor of Fort Lauderdale from 1922 to 1924 and later served on the Broward County School board of Trustees, now known as the School Board. Russel G. Snow died in Fort Lauderdale in 1959.


1 Hollinger Box

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Processing Information

This collection received container level processing. This finding aid may be updated to reflect new descriptions as well as aquisitions to the collection.

Russel Snow and Family Collection
Ryan Loeffler
August 2020
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Repository Details

Part of the Broward County Historical Archives Repository

100 S Andrews Avenue
Fort Lauderdale Florida 33301 United States