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A Guide to the Nathaniel P. Reed Everglades Papers

Finding aid prepared by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections

November 2004 (Updated June 2019)



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Reed, Nathaniel P. (Nathaniel Pryor), 1933-2018.
Title: Nathaniel P. Reed Everglades Papers
Dates: 1983-2005
Abstract: Reed's correspondence and other documents relating to the Everglades starting in 1983, the beginning of the Save our Everglades program declared by Governor Bob Graham, and spanning until 2005.
Extent: 12 Linear feet. 12 Boxes.
Identification: MS Group 116
Language(s): English

Biographical/Historical Note

Nathaniel Pryor Reed was born in New York City, July 23, 1933. He graduated from Trinity College in Connecticut with a B.A. in 1955 and served as an officer in the U.S. Air Force (1955-1959). He was Assistant Secretary of the Interior in the Nixon and Ford administrations (1971-77.) He has served in numerous offices in Florida, including that of Special Assistant to the Governor (Kirk) for the Environment, 1967-1971, and as a member of the Governing Board of the South Florida Water Management District for many years. He has been an officer or board member of numerous environmental organizations, including the National Audubon Society, the Nature Conservancy, the National Resources Defense Council, and 1000 Friends of Florida.


Scope and Content

The papers include Reed's personal correspondence and other documentation relating to the Everglades from the year 1983, the beginning of the Save our Everglades program declared by Governor Bob Graham, created and gathered by him as an environmental activist and, to a lesser degree, as a public official. Accompanying documentation includes documents from many agencies involved with the Everglades, especially the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD), the Army Corps of Engineers, the Everglades National Park, the Everglades Coalition and numerous other environmental-advocacy groups. Some publications on the Everglades such as periodic status reports and copies of newspaper clippings are also included. Related files on the SFWMD are included for the years1987-1981. Files relating to the 1000 Friends of Florida are included for the years 1990 and 1992. Numerous papers relate to the Army Corps of Engineers Central and Southern Florida Project Comprehensive Review Study (1998). For the years 1993 and 1999, there are additional files relating to Lake Okeechobee. For the years 2000-2001 there are also additional files related to Homestead Air Force Base and the 8.5 Square Mile Area. Files are missing for the years 1994-1995.


Arrangement

The papers are in straight chronological order from 1983-2005, except for the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) files, 1987-1991 and Friends of Florida files for 1990 and 1992 stored at the end in boxes 11 and 12.


Access or Use Restrictions

Access

The collection is open for research.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Nathaniel P. Reed Everglades Papers, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.


Contents List

Box Folder
11 Introductory folder with biographical sketch and photograph. undated
12 A Saga That May Yet Lead to a Legacy Everglades National Park, / Nathaniel Pryor Reed. Fairchild Tropical Garden Bulletin, 8-15.. 1983 July
13 Everglades: Correspondence with James A. Kushlan, Texas A and M. Save Our Everglades: Second Anniversary Report Card. 1985
14 Everglades. 1986
15 Everglades. 1987
16 Everglades. 1987
17 Everglades. 1988 January-March
18 Everglades. 1988 April-June
19 Everglades. 1988 July-September
110 Everglades. 1988 October-December
111 Everglades. 1988 October-December
112 Everglades. 1989 January-March
113 Everglades. 1989 April-June
114 Everglades. 1989 July-September
115 Everglades. 1989 October-December
116 Everglades. 1989 October-December
117 Everglades. 1990 January-March
118 Everglades. 1990 April-June
119 Everglades. 1990 April-June
120 Everglades. 1990 July-September
121 Everglades. 1990 October-December
122 Everglades. 1990 October-December
123 Everglades. 1991 January-March
124 Everglades. 1991 January-March
125 Everglades. 1991 April-June
21 Everglades. 1991 July-September
22 Everglades. 1991 October-December
23 Everglades, Images and Ecosystems. Text by Thomas E. Lodge. Foreword by Peter Beard. Introduction by Marjory Stoneman Douglas. Typed manuscript. 1991
24 Everglades. 1992 January-March
25 Everglades. 1992 January-March
26 Everglades. 1992 January-March
27 Everglades. 1992 April-June
28 Everglades. 1992 July-September
29 Everglades. 1992 October-December
210 Everglades. 1992 October-December
211 Everglades. 1993 January-March
212 Everglades. 1993 January-March
213 Everglades. 1993 January-March
214 Everglades. 1993 April-June
215 Everglades. 1993 April-June
216 Everglades. 1993 April-June
217 Everglades. 1993 July-December
218 Everglades, Ecosystem Update. 1993 June 10
219 Dare to Save the Everglades, / Nathaniel P. Reed, Miami Herald. Manuscript, drafts, and comments. 1993 February 21
220 Lake Okeechobee. 1993
31 Lake Okeechobee. 1993
32 Everglades. 1995-1996
33 Everglades. 1997
34 Everglades. 1997
35 Everglades. 1997 January-June
36 Everglades. 1997 July-December
37 Everglades. 1998 January-June
38 Everglades. 1998 January-June
39 Everglades. 1998 July-December
310 Everglades. 1998 July-December
311 Everglades: Lake Okeechobee. 1998 December-1999 December
312 The Arthur R. Marshall Foundation. 1998 December
313 Everglades - Primarily Central and Southern Florida Project Comprehensive Review Study (Restudy) Documents. 1999 January
314 Everglades - Primarily Central and Southern Florida Project Comprehensive Review Study (Restudy) Documents. 1999 January
315 National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permit for the Everglades Stormwater Treatment Areas - Governor Jeb Bush, Senator Bob Graham. 1999 February-March
316 Everglades. 1999 February-April
317 Everglades. 1999 February-April
318 Everglades. 1999 May-November
319 Everglades. 1999 May-November
41 Nelson, Wayne - Correspondence. 1999 October-December
42 Berry Farm. 1999 November-December
43 Everglades. 1999 December
44 Zebuth, Herbert H. - "A Brief History of Lake Okeechobee and Pollution Control Efforts". 1999
45 Barley, Mary, Nathaniel P. Reed, and Debbie Wasserman Schultz. "South Florida Taxpayers Beware" Draft Op-ed, the Miami Herald. undated
46 Everglades Emails. 1999 January-June
47 Everglades Emails. 1999 January-June
48 Everglades Emails. 1999 July-August
49 Everglades Emails. 1999 September-November
410 Everglades Emails. 1999 September-November
411 Everglades Emails. 1999 December
412 Everglades Press Clippings. 1999 January-March
413 Everglades Press Clippings. 1999 April-June
414 Everglades Press Clippings. 1999 July-October
415 Everglades Press Clippings. 1999 November-2000 January
416 Everglades Correspondence. 2000 January
417 Everglades Correspondence. 2000 February
418 Everglades Correspondence. 2000 March
419 Everglades Correspondence. 2000 April
420 Everglades Correspondence. 2000 May
421 Everglades Correspondence. 2000 June
422 Everglades Correspondence. 2000 July
423 Everglades Correspondence. 2000 August
424 Everglades Correspondence. 2000 September
425 Everglades Correspondence. 2000 October
426 Everglades Correspondence. 2000 November
51 Everglades Correspondence. 2000 December
52 Everglades Emails. 2000 January-April
53 Everglades Emails. 2000 May-August
54 Everglades Emails. 2000 September-December
55 Everglades Press Clippings. 2000 January-March
56 Everglades Press Clippings. 2000 April-June
57 Everglades Press Clippings. 2000 July-September
58 Everglades Press Clippings. 2000 October-December
59 8.5 Square Mile. 2000
510 Homestead Air Force Base. 2000 January-June
511 Homestead Air Force Base. 2000 July-December
512 The Everglades Foundation - Board Meeting. 2000 November 1
513 Everglades. 2001 January
514 Everglades. 2001 February
515 Everglades. 2001 February
516 Everglades. 2001 March
517 Everglades. 2001 March
61 Everglades. 2001 April
62 Everglades. 2001 May
63 Everglades. 2001 June
64 Everglades. 2001 July
65 Everglades. 2001 August
66 Everglades. 2001 September
67 Everglades. 2001 September
68 Everglades. 2001 October
69 Everglades. 2001 October
610 Everglades. 2001 November
611 Everglades. 2001 November
612 Everglades. 2001 December
613 Everglades. 2001 December
614 Everglades News Clippings. 2001 January
615 Everglades News Clippings. 2001 February
71 Everglades News Clippings. 2001 March
72 Everglades News Clippings. 2001 April
73 Everglades News Clippings. 2001 May
74 Everglades News Clippings. 2001 June
75 Everglades News Clippings. 2001 July
76 Everglades News Clippings. 2001 August
77 Everglades News Clippings. 2001 September
78 Everglades News Clippings. 2001 October
79 Everglades News Clippings. 2001
710 8.5 Square Mile. 2001
711 Homestead Air Force Base. 2001 January-September
712 Homestead Air Force Base. 2001 December
713 Everglades. 2002 January
714 Everglades. 2002 January
715 Everglades. 2002 February
716 Everglades. 2002 February
717 Everglades. 2002 March
718 Everglades. 2002 March
719 Everglades. 2002 April
720 Everglades. 2002 May
721 Everglades. 2002 June
722 Everglades. 2002 June
723 Everglades. 2002 July
724 Everglades. 2002 August
81 Everglades. 2002 August
82 Everglades. 2002 September
83 Everglades. 2002 October
84 Everglades. 2002 October
85 Everglades. 2002 November
86 Everglades. 2002 December
87 The Everglades Foundation. 2002 June-August
88 Everglades. 2003 January
89 Everglades. 2003 February
810 Everglades. 2003 March
811 Everglades. 2003 April
812 Everglades. 2003 April
813 Everglades. 2003 April
814 Everglades. 2003 May
815 Everglades. 2003 May
91 Everglades. 2003 May
92 Everglades. 2003 June
93 Everglades. 2003 June
94 Everglades. 2003 July
95 Everglades. 2003 August
96 Everglades. 2003 September
97 Everglades. 2003 September
98 Everglades. 2003 October
99 Everglades. 2003 October
910 Everglades. 2003 November
911 Everglades. 2003 November
912 Everglades. 2003 December
913 Everglades. 2003
101 Everglades. 2004 January
102 Everglades. 2004 January
103 Everglades. 2004 January
104 Everglades. 2004 March
105 Everglades. 2004 March
106 Everglades. 2004 April
107 Everglades. 2004 May
108 Everglades. 2004 May
109 Everglades. 2004 June
1010 Everglades. 2004 July
1011 Everglades. 2004 August
1012 Everglades. 2004 September
1013 Everglades. 2004 October
1014 Everglades. 2004 November
1015 Everglades. 2004 December
1016 Everglades. 2005 January
111 Everglades. 2005 January
112 Everglades. 2005 February
113 Everglades. 2005 March
114 Everglades. 2005 April
115 Everglades. 2005 May
116 Everglades. 2005 June
117 Everglades. 2005 July
118 Everglades. 2005 August
119 Everglades. 2005 September
1110 Everglades. 2005 October
1111 Everglades. 2005 November
1112 Everglades. 2005 December
1113 Everglades. 2005
1114 South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD). 1987
1115 South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD). 1988 January-March
1116 South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD). 1988 April-June
1117 South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD). 1988 July-September
1118 South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD). 1988 October-December
1119 South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD). 1989 January-March
121 South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD). 1989 April-June
122 South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD). 1989 July-September
123 South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD). 1989 October-December
124 South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD). 1990
125 South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD). 1991
126 1000 Friends of Florida. 1990
127 1000 Friends of Florida. 1992

Selected Subjects and Access Terms

correspondence
Environmental policy.
Environmental protection.
Environmentalists.
Florida -- Everglades National Park.
Florida -- Everglades.
Florida -- Lake Okeechobee.
Florida -- South Florida Water Management District.
Florida.
Politicians.
Reed, Nathaniel P. (Nathaniel Pryor), 1933-2018.
United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.




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