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A Guide to the Florida Agricultural College Student Records

Finding aid created by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections

February 2010



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Florida Agricultural College (Lake City, Fla.).
Title: Florida Agricultural College Student Records
Dates: 1892-1905
Abstract: Records of students enrolled at the Florida Agricultural College in Lake City. Included in the series are grade books, roll books, a fee book, and quartermaster reports.
Extent: 1.5 Linear feet. 8 volumes.
Identification: Series 160
Language(s): English
Access: Researchers should consult with Special Collections staff before using the collection because there are access restrictions. See the Access note for more information.

Scope and Content

Series 160 contains records of students enrolled at the Florida Agricultural College in Lake City. Included in the series are grade books, roll books, a fee book, and quartermaster reports.


Access or Use Restrictions

Access

The collection is open for research. However, there are several files that are restricted because they contain sensitive materials regarding both students and faculty. Access to these closed files require permission of the Archives staff. Restricted files are indicated in this guide with the word "RESTRICTED" printed at the end of the folder title.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Florida Agricultural College Student Records, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.


Contents List

Volume
1 Grade book 1892-1894 [RESTRICTED]
2 Grade book 1894-1895 [RESTRICTED]
3 Grade book 1895-1900 (Provides class rank, course of study, name of parent, age, home county and city. Also includes names of graduates for 1889-1900) [RESTRICTED]
4 Record of Scholarship 1900-1904 (Same as above) [RESTRICTED]
5 Enrollment record 1896-1904 (Provides name, home address, parent name and occupation, physical condition, age, height, weight, church preference, gender, and remarks.) [RESTRICTED]
6 Roll book 1904-1905
7 Cash 1899-1905 (Record of fees paid for room, board, incidentals, chemistry lab, and shop.)
8 Quartermaster's report ND (Lists articles in each room and condition of room.)


For further information, please contact: Special Collections Access Services.

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