The Online Catalog
allows searching and browsing of information about the State Archives of Florida's
holdings of over 40,000 cubic feet of state and local government records
and historical manuscripts. The catalog provides descriptions of over
2,700 collections and lists the contents of containers and folders in
many of those collections.
Subdivided into (1) Transcripts, and (2) Cassette recordings. Alphabetical.
Terms Governing Use:
The Junior League of Tallahassee reserves copyrights. Contact the Junior League for permission to copy a tape.
The Junior League of Tallahassee was organized in 1949 as the Tallahassee Service League. It became a member of the Association of the Junior Leagues of America in 1960. It is a club of women interested in the social, economic, education, cultural, and civic conditions of Tallahassee who are interested in volunteer service to the community.
In 1976 and 1977, the Junior League of Tallahassee conducted an Oral History Project, which included a series of interviews with prominent Tallahasseans. This collection contains the oral history tapes and transcripts of that project. It includes oral histories of the following individuals: Lula D. Appleyard; Governor LeRoy Collins; Louisa C. Eckermeyer; Mr. and Mrs. L. D. Fain; J. Pierce Ford; Howard J. Friedman; Jake Gaither; Lettie Proctor Hill; Dorothy Johnson; Arvah B. Hopkins; Charles Knott; Angus Laird; B. Cheever Lewis; Reynolds Lewis; Anna Forbes Liddell; Perry Linton; Laura Long; Mary Murphee Meginnis; Frank D. Moor; Phebe Brokaw Quarterman; Phebe Knox; Francis A. Rhodes; Hazel M. Richards; Anne Sensabaugh; Mrs. W. C. Tully; J. Edwin White; and Ben C. Willis.
No transcripts are included for the tapes of Reynolds Lewis, Anna Forbes Liddell, Perry Linton, Hazel M. Richards, and Ben C. Willis.
The collection also includes an instructional cassette and filmstrip on conducting an oral history interview.
Box listing available.
Additional Physical Form:
Interviews have been digitized, and typewritten transcripts are available for some of the interviews.
Location of Originals/Duplicates:
Electronic Records Access:
Subject Access Fields:
Women History 20th century Florida
Oral histories. aat Sound recordings. aat
Leon County (Fla.) Tallahassee (Fla.)
Appleyard, Lula D. Keith.
Collins, LeRoy, 1909-
Eckermeyer, Louisa C.
Fain, L.D. 1888-1985 (Llewellyn Donalson),
Fain, Louise Clark, 1893-1990
Ford, Herbert Pierce.
Friedman, Howard Jay, 1921-1982
Gaither, Jake, 1903-
Hill, Lettie Proctor.
Johnson, Dorothy Burt, 1915-
Hopkins, Arvah B., 1912-1976
Knott, John Charles, 1900-1985
Laird, Angus, 1903-
Lewis, B. Cheever, 1915-2009. (Benjamin Cheever),
Lewis, B. Reynolds.
Liddell, Anna Forbes, ca. 1892-1979
Long, Laura Hopkins, 1912-
Meginnis, Mary Murphee.
Moor, Frank D., 1894-1984
Quarterman, Phebe Brokaw.
Rhodes, F. Arlie 1908-1988 (Francis Arlington),
Richards, Hazel M.
Sensabaugh, Anne, ca. 1906-1985
Tully, W.C., Mrs.
White, J. Edwin, ca. 1905-1983
Willis, Ben C. 1913- (Benjamin Cawthon),