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Record Group Number: 900000
Series/Collection Number: M88- 72
Creator: Byrd family.
Title, Dates: Papers, 1850-1970.
Amount: 3.00 cubic ft.
Medium Included: photographs
Organization/Arrangement: Alphabetical by record type, with photographs filed at the end of the collection.
Terms Governing Use:
Biographical/Historical:     The Byrd family was a prominent Tallahassee family.  Thomas Blake Byrd married Rubie Bernard in 1884.  She was the daughter of Judge Jesse Talbot Bernard and Mary Bradford of Alachua County, Florida.  The family operated a successful grocery store in Tallahassee from the late 1800's through the mid-1900's.
Summary:     This collection contains the family papers and photographs of the Thomas B. Byrd family of Tallahassee from 1850 to 1970.  The papers include both business and personal correspondence, receipts, store ledgers, school records, and documents concerning land sales.
    The photographs document the Byrd family, as well as other Tallahassee people, Civil War people, and miscellaneous Florida views.  The allied families represented in the images include the Bernard, Gwynn, Blackburn, Groover, Mullino, Meredith, Margath, Puleston, Searing, Trader, Bradford, Littleton, Murray, Powell, and Gregory families.
Finding Aids: Box listing available.
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Ownership/Custodial History: Donor is the grandson of Thomas B. Byrd.
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Electronic Records Access:
Subject Access Fields: Bradford family.
Bernard family.
Gwynn family.
Blackburn family.
Groover family.
Mullino family.
Meredith family.
Margath family.
Puleston family.
Searing family.
Trader family.
Littleton family.
Murray family.
Powell family.
Gregory family.
General stores Florida
Business records. aat
Tallahassee (Fla.)
Added Entries Byrd, Thomas Blake, 1859-1928