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The Ditzler Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1975.10
Scope and Contents

Mixed materials/ letters and documents.

Dates: Circa 1919-1937

The Emmanuel George Collection

 File
Identifier: 2021.11
Scope and Contents The collection contains photographs, printed materials, short videos and artwork related to African Americans in Broward County, Florida. Crispus Attucks High School materials include a yearbook, student report cards, and a commencement program. Photographs display African American individual and group portraits in Broward County. Printed materials include a newspaper article about African American neighborhoods in Broward County, specifically Hollywood, an African American Research Library...
Dates: 1962 - 2019

The Esther Rolle Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2005.2-2020.6-2020.30
Scope and Contents The Esther Rolle collection consists of photographs, awards, audio-visual, and printed materials that document the life and career of actress and dancer Esther Rolle. The collection contains materials that illustrate Esther Rolle’s work in multiple films and television shows such as Good Times, P.K. and the Kid, as well as Driving Miss Daisy. The collection includes multiple awards commemorating her achievements, including the NAACP Eighth Image Award (statuette) for Best Actress In A Series...
Dates: Circa 1970-1999

The Fort Lauderdale Women's Club Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1976.16
Scope and Contents

Ledgers of the minutes for the Fort Lauderdale Women's Club Executive Board and membership

Dates: Circa 1931-1967

Frost Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1998.22
Scope and Contents

The Frost Family Collection contains ephemera, blueprints, ledgers, payroll documents and photographs documenting the Frost family, Seminole Native Americans, Dania Beach and Port Everglades. Materials were donated by Judy Frost Clark and Jenette Frost Eby

Dates: Circa 1907-1950

The George W. Leaird Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1974.11
Scope and Contents

The George W. Leaird Collection contains original photographs, newspaper and photograph copies as well as personal materials documenting the life of George Leaird.

Dates: Circa 1912-1974

The Herbert C. Davis Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1976.15
Scope and Contents

Photographs, correspondence, and documents pertaining to the life of Herbert Charles Davis

Dates: Circa 1930-1949

The Kennedy Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1975.11
Scope and Contents

Materials related to the lives of Dr. Thomas Simpson Kennedy, Judge Willaim T. Kennedy, and John D. Kennedy

Dates: Circa 1939-2011

The Kitty Oliver Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2004.1-2005.1-2021.13
Scope and Contents The Race and Change Project contains multiple interviews with African-Americans, Whites and immigrants regarding their memories growing up in Broward County, the United States, and other countries. Subjects also include family and community lifestyle, race relations and societal change from the late 1920's through the aftermath of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and desegregation.The collection contains audio and visual content of participants from the Race and Change Project...
Dates: Circa 1997-2007

Mary Sue Tary Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1997.30, 2001.11, 2001.41, -2008.4, 2010.22
Scope and Contents

The Mary Sue Tary Collection contains tourist brochures featuring "The Tropical Wonderland-Fort Lauderdale, Florida, scrapbook clippings such as photographs, programs, correspondence and ephemera. The materials document Fort Lauderdale, Florida including Fort Lauderdale High School and social organizations during the 1940s.

Dates: Circa 1940-1950

The Niara Sudarkasa Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2006.4

The Robert "Bob" Drake Hollywood Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1988.4
Scope and Contents

The Robert "Bob" Drake Collection contains photographs, ephemera, maps and clippings documenting the professional career of Joseph W. Young Jr.

Dates: Circa 1927-1964

The Sixto Campano Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2020.11
Scope and Contents The Sixto Campano Collection contains nearly 1,000 pieces of original sheet music from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The bulk of the collection contains pre and post Civil War minstel pieces, commomnly known as "plantation melodies", as well as ragtime, blues, and jazz pieces. Noted composers and songwriters include W.C. Handy, Scott Joplin, John Rosamond Johnson, Bob Cole and Bert Williams. Images, illustrations and photographs demonstrate 19th and early 20th century attitudes...
Dates: Circa 1848-1974

The Tradewinds Farms Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1974.8
Scope and Contents

Ledgers, Books, and Magazines from Trade Winds Farms from Pompano Beach Florida.

Dates: 1951-1968

The Williams Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1977.7
Scope and Contents

The Williams Collection contains a booklet about the Jacksonville Fire of 1901.

Dates: Unidentified

Tom Hasis Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1990.16
Scope and Contents

The Tom Hasis Collection contains photographs of the waterways between Lighthouse Point and Hillsboro Beach in 1925. In the photographs you can the A1A Bridge, Captain Knight's store on Wahoo Bay, and Cap's Place Island Restaurant.

Dates: 1925

Turner Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1985.9
Scope and Contents

The Turner Family Collection contains photographs of former Broward County Sheriff Aden Waterman Turner along with members of his family such as Ben Turner, Larry Turner, Ed Turner, and others.

Dates: Circa 1941

Verna Slaton-Wade and Bob White Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1985.22
Scope and Contents

The Verna Slaton-Wade and Bob White Collection contains 35 photographs of Fort Lauderdale and the 1926 Hurricane, including the Van Auken house.

Dates: Circa 1926

Vivian D. and John H. Hewitt Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2004.7
Abstract

The Vivian Davidson and John Hamilton Hewitt collection contains materials focusing on black art, particulaly those representing the history and culture of Haiti.

Dates: 1942-2004

Walter Birdwell Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1984.2
Scope and Contents

The Walter Birdwell Collection contains financial documents, recipes, printed materials and correspondence.

Dates: Circa 1960-1980

Walter R. Clark collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1975.18
Scope and Contents

The Walter R. Clark collection contains correspondence, photographs, and ephemera related to the professional and personal life of Walter Reed Clark.

Dates: Circa 1892-1949

W.H. Meeks Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1985.5
Scope and Contents

The W.H. Meeks Jr. Collection contains tax documents, contracts and other papers related to Broward County tax Collector William H. Meeks Jr.

Dates: Circa 1915-1973

Wilder Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1984.9
Scope and Contents

The Wilder Collection contains photographs of the Fort Lauderdale Port Everglades during World War II. The event taking place is a dedication of a US Navy Section Base.

Dates: Circa 1984

William Snyder Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1976.20
Scope and Contents

The William Snyder Collection contains contains a poem by William Snyder, newspaper clippings on Jesse Snyder. The collection also contains 29 black and white photographs of Fort Lauderdale during the 1920s.

Dates: Circa 1926-1954

William T. Piper Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1982.5
Scope and Contents

The William T. Piper Collection contains photographs documenting Piper's family and personal life in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The collection includes photograph of Katherine Rawls, pilot, Olympic swimmer and diver.

Dates: Circa 1930-1940

Zada Hunter Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1987.15
Scope and Contents

The Zada Hunter Collection contains 1 airplane ride voucher, 3 photographs of 1926 hurricane damage, and 9 photographs of the entrance of Croissant Park.

Dates: Circa 1926