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A Guide to the Sarah Elizabeth Harris Scrapbook

Finding aid created by Stephen Jackson

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
December 2007


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Harris, Sarah Elizabeth
Title: Sarah Elizabeth Harris Scrapbook
Dates: 1905-1912
Abstract: News clippings and photographs collected by Sarah Elizabeth Harris, daughter of an Ocala (Fla.) newspaperman.
Extent: 0.03 Linear feet. 1 volume.
Identification: PKY 88.022
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

After serving in the Confederate Army, Frances Eppes Harris founded the Ocala Banner newspaper in 1866. He served as the owner and editor of that publication for 62 years. His daughter, Sarah Elizabeth Harris (later Sarah H. Lloyd, of Jacksonville), became the society and local editor of the Banner around the turn of the century.


Scope and Content

This scrapbook contains numerous news clippings and photographs that Sarah Harris compiled from 1905-1912.


Access or Use Restrictions

Access

The collection is open for research.


Administrative Information

Alternate Form of Material

A digital reproduction of this item is 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], Sarah Elizabeth Harris Scrapbook, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.


Selected Subjects and Access Terms

Marion County (Fla.) -- History -- Newspapers.
Ocala (Fla.) -- History -- Newspapers.



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