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Personal Papers and Primary Resources Collections

Welcome to the Personal Papers and Primary Resources Section. Our resources include personal papers, manuscripts, organization records, and primary source materials of prominent individuals and organizations. Major holdings include the papers of Eartha M. M. White, John E. Mathews, Jr., and Arthur N. Sollee. Detailed descriptive records for each collection are searchable through the UNF Library Catalog. Extensive finding aids, including container lists and indexes, are available for each collection.


Collection Finding Aids Container Lists  Additional Information
 Eartha M. M. White Collection  Finding Aid  Container List Online Exhibit / Biography  /  BibliographySelected Resources / Subject Index
Afro-American Life Insurance Company Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Barnett Banks Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Black Floridians and the Civil War: Pension Records of the 21st, 33rd, and 34th United States Colored Infantry Regiments  Finding Aid   Container List  
Courtland Buckman Papers  Finding Aid    Container List  
Bucky Family Letters  Finding Aid  Container List  
Robert Allen Burt Collection  Finding Aid    Container List  
Camp Joseph E. Johnston (Jacksonville, Fla.) Collection  Finding Aid    Container List  
Joe Carlucci Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Daily Record from Monmouth County, New Jersey, 1889  Finding Aid    
Virgil R. Deane Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
H. & W. B. Drew Company and Drew Family Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Duval County, Florida, Elections and Voting Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Duval Medical Center, University Hospital, Jacksonville, Florida Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Fleming Family Letters  Finding Aid  Container List  
Florida League for Nursing Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Ed Gamble Cartoon Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Nathaniel Glover, Jr. Papers  Finding Aid  Container List  
Dr. James Hall Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Elisa Hatch, Letters, 1842-1843  Finding Aid    
Tommy Hazouri Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Rosa G. Holmes Walker Papers  Finding Aid    
Homer H. Humphries, Jr. Papers  Finding Aid  Container List  
S. S. Hyatt, Letter, 1846  Finding Aid    
Jacksonville, Florida, Government Consolidation Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Jacksonville, Florida, Historical Newspapers Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Jacksonville, Florida, Women's History Collections        
Jacksonville Jazz Festival Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra (Jacksonville, Florida) Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
William M. Jones Papers  Finding Aid  Container List  
E. A. Lee, Letter, 1886  Finding Aid    
LGBT Resource Center History Collection Finding Aid Container List
Richard A. Martin Papers  Finding Aid  Container List  
John E. Mathews, Jr. Collection  Finding Aid   Online Exhibit / Biography 
Mathews & UNF / Subject Index
Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
National Organization for Women, Jacksonville, Florida, and Jacksonville Women's Movement Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Northeast Florida Regional Business Collection  Finding Aid  Container List   
Northeast Florida Regional Ephemera Collection. General Materials.  Finding Aid  Container List   
Northeast Florida Regional Ephemera Collection. Hotels, Motels, and Lodgings.  Finding Aid  Container List  
Northeast Florida Regional Ephemera Collection. Performing Arts, Events and Entertainment.  Finding Aid  Container List  
Northeast Florida Regional Ephemera Collection. Tourism.  Finding Aid  Container List  
Northeast Florida Regional Ephemera Collection. Wars and Military.  Finding Aid  Container List  
Northeast Florida Regional Image Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Northeast Florida Regional Organizations, Societies and Clubs Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Papers of the Women's Public Leadership Consortium  Finding Aid  Container List  
Photographic Images of Historic Architecture in the United States  Finding Aid  Container List   
Records of the American Society of Criminology, Division on Women and Crime  Finding Aid  Container List  
Records of the Sexual Assault Advisory Council (Jacksonville, Fla.)  Finding Aid  Container List   
Ronni L. Sanlo Collection  Finding Aid    
George W. Simons, Jr. Planning Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Lawrence V. Smith Image Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Arthur N. Sollee Papers  Finding Aid  Container List  
Super Bowl XXXIX Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
A. B. Temple, Letter, 1869  Finding Aid    
U.S. Presidential Election (2008) and Inauguration Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
UNF [manuscript class project]  Finding Aid  Container List  
John P. Varnum Family Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Thomas Wolfe Ephemera Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  
Women's History Month (Jacksonville, Fla.) Collection  Finding Aid  Container List  


Gifts and Donations

It is hoped that gifts of special materials within our collecting guidelines, a memorial endowment, or financial contributions to the Friends of the Library will reach the library through the generosity of alumni and other interested parties. Offers of such gifts will be carefully reviewed and accepted in accordance with the library's gift policy.




Hours & Access: Due to the unique nature of our non-circulating materials and in order to best utilize the collections, access is by appointment. For more information please contact (904) 620-1533 or email.