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A Guide to the James David Glunt Collection

Finding aid prepared by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
March 2005

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Glunt, James David, 1895-1962
Title: James David Glunt Collection
Dates: 1784-1845
Abstract: Documents relating to Florida history in the second Spanish period (1784-1821) and territorial period (1821-1845), particularly plantation slavery.
Extent: 1 Linear feet. 2 Boxes; 1 Microfilm Reel.
Identification: Ms 43
Language(s): English
Online Content Items from this collection have been digitized and are available online in the UF Digital Collections. For more information please see the note below.

Biographical/Historical Note

Historian and University of Florida faculty member.

Scope and Content

The materials collected by James David Glunt consist of primary source documents relating to Florida history in the second Spanish period (1784-1821), and the [U.S.] territorial period (1821-1845); particularly plantation slavery.

Access or Use Restrictions


The collection is open for research.

Administrative Information

Alternate Form of Material

This collection has been microfilmed and the reel is available for use by patrons. Digital reproductions of items in this collection are available online via the University of Florida Digital Collections (UFDC). Please read the Permissions for Use statement for information on copyright, fair use, and use of UFDC digital objects.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], James David Glunt Collection, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.

Contents List

1 Alachua County, Misc. Legal papers. 1821-1881
1 Amnesty Oaths, Hernando County. 1865
1 Arredondo grant. 1820-1824
1 Cashen, James. Depositions taken in the case of the estate of James Cashen vs. the Creek Indians. 1835
1 Colee, George. Correspondence and legal items. 1821-1842
1 Dexter, Horatio S. Correspondence. 1821-1923
1 Faulk, John. Correspondence and legal items. 1826-1841
1 Ferreira, Joseph. Correspondence and legal items. 1841-1873
1 Florida (terr.) legislature. Three acts. 1834
1 Florida Association of New York. 1822
1 Forrester, John. Correspondence and legal items. 1802-1808
2 Freedman's contracts, Alachua County. 1866-1868
2 Freemasons, anonymous letter.
2 Micanopy, ballot for incorporation. 1858
2 Murphy, Thomas, correspondence. 1821-1842
2 Newnansville, Specifications for the court house. 1850
2 Riz, James. Correspondence and legal items. 1820-1860
2 U.S. Army, Office of the Provost Marshall, District of East Florida. 1865
2 U.S. War Department; warrant for the arrest of Robert T. Bridges. 1865
2 Wanton, Edward L. Correspondence. 1797-1832
2 Williams, John Lee. Legal items. 1844-1857

Selected Subjects and Access Terms

Florida -- History -- 1821-1865.
Florida -- History -- Spanish colony, 1784-1821.
Plantation life -- Florida.
Slavery -- Florida.

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