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Potter Collection

Identifier: 1985.16
Scope and Contents

The Potter Collection contains photographs of landmarks of South East Florida. The collection documents Lake Worth and Hillsboro.

Dates: Circa 1880

Powell Collection

Identifier: 1985.19
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The Powell Collection contains photographs of Lake Worth, Palm Beach, and other landmarks in South Florida.

Dates: 1873 - 1890

Rachel Wagner Collection

Identifier: 1991.14
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The Rachel Wagner Collection contains pictures, news clippings related to Stranahan House and Broward County materials.

Dates: Circa 1970-1991

Rickards Collection

Identifier: 1984.1
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The Rickards Collection contains photographs, correspondence and newspaper clippings based on Fort Lauderdale founding Rickards family.

Dates: Circa 1912-1930

Riverside Hotel Collection

Identifier: 1986.24
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The Riverside Hotel collection includes a single black and white photograph of the Riverside Hotel, c. 1986.

Dates: Circa 1980-1986

Rob Rollins Collection

Identifier: 1992.10
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Scrapbook with photographs taken in Hollywood, Florida circa 1930.

Dates: Circa 1930

Robert "Bob" Drake Hollywood Collection

Identifier: 1988.4
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The Robert "Bob" Drake Collection contains photographs, ephemera, maps and clippings documenting the professional career of Joseph W. Young Jr.

Dates: Circa 1927-1964

Robert Carr Collection

Identifier: 2002.26.1 -2006.16.1 -2008.5.1 -2008.5.2
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The Robert Carr Collection contains two photo albums, and ephemera documenting the Florida East Coast Railroad and the United States Naval Training School.

Dates: Circa 1915-1943

Robert H. Gore papers

Identifier: 1990.7
Scope and Contents The Robert H. Gore papers contains the political, personal, and business papers of Robert Hayes Gore (b.1886 – d. 1972). The collection, which dates from 1929 – 1976, consists of correspondence, scrapbooks, newspapers and newspaper clippings, books, pamphlets, catalogs, photographs, memorabilia, framed items, certificates, business papers, legal documents, and interview transcripts, evidencing Robert H. Gore’s political, civic, entrepreneurial, and personal connections and activities. The...
Dates: 1929-1978

Robert Kerr Collection

Identifier: 1986.23
Scope and Contents

The Robert "Bob" Kerr Collection contains correspondence and letters from buisness man and former city manager Robert Morris Kerr.

Dates: Circa 1927-1984

Rogers Family Papers

Identifier: 2012.4
Scope and Contents The Rogers Family Papers contain correspondence, speeches, ephemera, photographs, newspaper clippings and publications from 1930 to 1992 documenting Dwight L. Rogers, his family, and his career in the Florida House of Representatives as well as the United States Congress. Ephemera include political promotional flyers for the election of Paul Grant Rogers, son of Dwight L. Rogers, to the United States Congress. Correspondence includes a letter to Florence Roberts Rogers, wife of Dwight L....
Dates: 1930-1992

Ruby Haberly Hamilton Collection

Identifier: 1986.19
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The Ruby Haberly Hamilton Collection contains school and department store photographs.

Dates: Circa 1914-1920

Russel Snow and Family Collection

Identifier: 1975.14
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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.

Dates: 1873-1965

Ruth L. Pihl Collection

Identifier: 1975.12
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Ruth L. Pihl Collection contains a colorized photograph of Curci house located in Hollandale, FL circa 1920.

Dates: Circa 1920

Salvino Family Collection

Identifier: 1975.3
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The Rooney Collection contains photographs and negatives Mr. and Mrs. Rooney. Mr. Rooney was the Civil War Veteran and Davie bridgetender.

Dates: Undated

Sam Wimberly Collection

Identifier: 1975.4
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Photographs and a negative of the Wimberly family in the early 20th century Broward County, Florida.

Dates: 1911-1916

Samuel F. Morrison Collection

Identifier: 2003.27
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The Samuel F. Morrison Collection contains correspondence, books, professional and personal papers, photographs, scrapbooks, plaques, ephemera, vinyl records, VHS tapes documenting the professional and personal life of Librarian Samuel F. Morrison. Books and vinyl records donated by Samuel Morrison can be accessed through the Broward County Library catalog.

Dates: Circa 1936-2020

Schmidt collection

Identifier: 1976.11
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Newspaper clippings, sheet music, poems, lyrics.

Dates: circa 1963 to 1976

Scrapbook of Seminole Native American Clippings

Identifier: 1976.1.1-2
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he Scrapbook of Seminole Clippings contains two bound scrapbooks containing clippings, photographs and correspondence documenting Seminole life in Florida. The scrapbook was compiled by Mrs. F.D. Sheldon, a member of the Friends of the Seminole organization. The materials document Seminole life from April 1956 to April 1958.

Dates: 1956-1958

Shackelford Family Album Collection

Identifier: 2011.1
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The Shackelford Family Album Collection contains three postcards, photographs and one photo album of the Shackelford family, friend Katherine Rawls, and the Rawls family. Photographs date from the 1930s to 1940s. Genealogical materials such as family trees, a photocopy of Alexander W. "Henry" and Willie Shackelford’s marriage certificate, and notes on family members are also included.

Dates: 1930 - 1950

Springer Collection

Identifier: 1980.6
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The Springer Collection contains photographs of various sites in Broward County and Miami, Florida during the 1920s. Sites include the Parrot Jungle Miami, Haines City, and Marathon, Florida.

Dates: Circa 1920-1930

Stetson Kennedy Papers

Identifier: 1996.1
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The Stetson Kennedy Papers contains correspondence, research papers, writings and photographs that document his time within the Works Progress Administration's Federal Writers Project.

Dates: Circa 1936-1995

Stranahan High School Oral History Project

Identifier: 1976.4
Content Description

Stranahan High School Oral History Project Collection includes questionnaires, newspaper articles, and notes related to the stanahan High School administrative and academic communities.

Dates: 1974

The Alan Bell Collection

Identifier: 2020.3
Scope and Contents The Alan Bell collection consists of original newsprint and magazine copies, poetry, journals, and directories that focus on the lives of the African American lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgendered, and queer (LGBTQ) community. Publisher Alan Bell produced a monthly hard news alternative to many of the infotainment-oriented publications that appeared throughout America’s black gay communities during this period. The BLK magazine was published from December 1988 until March 1994. It began...
Dates: 1988-1998

The Barwick Collection

Identifier: 1975.15
Scope and Contents

Photographs of Fort Lauderdale from 1926 to 1947 and one church directory book from the First Christian Church.

Dates: Circa 1926-1947

The Chapman collection

Identifier: 1988.8
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The Chapman collection contains photographs from the 1920s.

Dates: 1920-1930

The Connie May Fowler Collection

Identifier: 2022.2
Scope and Contents The collection is comprised of manuscripts (typescript), prepress proofs, galleys, newspapers articles, correspondence, interviews, speeches, corrected sheets, handwritten drafts, computer disk, VHS cassette, and teleplay script. The collection highlights some of Fowler’s work such as, Sugar Cage, Ave Erzulie, Before Women had Wings, Sparrow Hunter, River of Hidden Dreams, Onedia Looney, and Listening For Light. It also contains a manuscript from the author Kaye Gibbons, Charms For Easy...
Dates: 1990-1998

The Ditzler Collection

Identifier: 1975.10
Scope and Contents

Mixed materials/ letters and documents.

Dates: Circa 1919-1937

The Emmanuel George Collection

Identifier: 2021.11
Scope and Contents The Emmanuel George Collection contains correspondence, photographs, printed materials, certificates, short videos and artwork related to African Americans in Broward County, Florida. Correspondence contains cards written to Emmanuel George about his internships with Encore and the Lake Wales Public Library African American Archives Project. Crispus Attucks High School materials include a yearbook, student report cards, commencement programs, and class reunions. Photographs display African...
Dates: 1962 - 2022

The Esther Rolle 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

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