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Northeast Florida Regional Business Collection

 Collection — Container: M12-10
Identifier: M12-10

Scope and Contents

The collection provides historical evidence and documentation of business enterprises, and their operations and activities in Northeast Florida from the late nineteenth century to date. The core of the collection are print materials, including advertising cards and folders, brochures, convention programs, correspondence, illustrations, journals, reports, restaurant menus, and retail store coupons. Unique items include a late nineteenth century advertisement for a prominent Jacksonville retail store, and a panorama photograph of store employees in 1926. Artifacts and memorabilia among others include building dedication items, newspaper linotype blocks, and a bank money bag.

Dates

  • Created: 1886-

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research. For additional information and to make an appointment to view the collection, contact 904-620-1533 or email: lib-special@unf.edu

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to photograph, publish, quote or reproduce items must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder. The reproduction of materials is subject to the discretion of the Library. Materials may be restricted by donor limitations, compliance with copyright law, and the condition of the materials.

Extent

3.50 Linear Feet

Abstract

The collection provides historical evidence and documentation of business enterprises, and their operations and activities in Northeast Florida from the late nineteenth century to date. The core of the collection are print materials, including advertising cards and folders, brochures, convention programs, correspondence, illustrations, journals, reports, restaurant menus, and retail store coupons. Unique items include a late nineteenth century advertisement for a prominent Jacksonville retail store, and a panorama photograph of store employees in 1926. Artifacts and memorabilia among others include building dedication items, newspaper linotype blocks, and a bank money bag.

Arrangement Note

Collection arranged by series and sub-arranged alphabetically by title of item.

Source of Acquisition

Items acquired via the donations of Valarie Lockwood, Linda L. Smith, UNF faculty, and Archives staff. It is anticipated that items will continue to be added to this collection

Related Materials

Library collection. Afro-American Life Insurance Company. Library collection. Barnett Banks Collection. Library collection. H. & W. B. Drew Company and Drew Family Collection. A Container list is available for this collection. Information about related materials is available at http://www.unf.edu/library/specialcollections/manuscripts/containers/Northeast_Florida_Regional_Business_Collection.aspx
Title
Northeast Florida Regional Business Collection
Author
Collection Description/Finding Aid prepared by Eileen D. Brady.
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the UNF Library Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
1 UNF Drive
Jacksonville FL 32224 US
904-620-1533