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Gubernatorial Campaign - Ledger Books Regarding Appointees to State Positions 1940

Alphabetical ledger books containing information regarding individuals seeking appointment to state positions once Holland was elected Governor of Florida. The information sheets within each ledger are arranged alphabetically according to departments and offices of the state government. Each sheet typically contains the name of the individual, the appointment they are seeking, and any special notes about the appointment.


Box
91 A-F. 1940
91 G-H. 1940
92 I-M. 1940
92 M-R. 1940
93 R-Z. 1940


Gubernatorial Campaign - General Files 1933-1940

This series is comprised of miscellaneous files pertaining to the 1940 Gubernatorial campaign. Included are advertisements and campaign literature, itineraries, radio files, form letters, news clippings, press releases, correspondence with key men and supporters on various issues, editorials, Holland's platform, and campaign activity files. There are numerous campaign issue and subject files, including national defense, citrus, racing, chain stores and the Florida Recovery Act, health care, the Everglades, taxes, unemployment, and education. In addition, there are several files of newspaper clippings pertaining to campaign opponents, including Francis Whitehair, B.F. Paty, Fuller Warren, and Walter Fraser. Files are arranged alphabetically.


Box
94 Advertisements. 1940
94 Advertising. 1939
94 Advertising. 1940
94 Advertising, R.T. Arnold Printing and Label. 1940
94 Ad Valorem Tax File. 1940
94 Alpha Tau Omega. 1940
94 Associated Press. 1940
94 Better Business Association. 1940
94 Bulletins/Publications. 1940
94 Chain Stores Memo, Requests for. 1940
95 Citrus. 1940
95 Conservation. 1940
95 Dentists. 1940
95 Dependent Children. 1940
95 Doctors. 1940
95 Druggists-Pharmacists. 1937-1940
95 Editorials. 1940
95 Educational. 1940
95 Everglades National Park. 1939-1940
95 Fishing. 1940
95 Florida Cattleman. 1940
95 Florida Recovery Act (Anti-Chain Store). 1940
96 Form Letters. 1940
96 General. 1940
96 General Election Literature. 1940
96 Gross Receipts Tax. 1940
96 Handbills and Speech Advertisements. 1940
96 Hardesty All Radio Speeches. 1940
96 Holland-for-Governor Club. 1939-1940
96 Holland Itinerary. 1940
96 Holland Radio. 1940
97 Jackson Day Celebration Audit. 1940
97 Jacksonville Letter Shop - Advertisements. 1940
97 Key Men Wires. 1940
97 Legislative Reports (Florida Federation of Labor). 1933-1940
97 Legislative Records and Lists. 1933-1940
97 Letters to Editors. 1940
97 List of Various Personnel Throughout the State. 1940
97 Livestock. 1940
97 Merchants License Tax Legislation Two Year Limitation. 1940
97 Miscellaneous. 1940
97 Miscellaneous. 1940
97 Miscellaneous. 1940
97 National Defense. 1940
98 News Clippings - Citrus Industry. 1940
98 News Clippings - Florida Magazine. 1940
98 News Clippings - Florida State News, Tallahassee. 1939-1940
98 News Clippings - Florida Times Union, Jacksonville. 1939-1940
98 News Clippings - Fort Myers News-Press. 1939-1940
98 News Clippings - The Independent, St. Petersburg. 1939-1940
98 News Clippings - La Gaceta, Tampa. 1940
98 News Clippings - La Traduccion, Tampa. 1939-1940
98 News Clippings - Lakeland Ledger and Star Telegram. 1939-1940
98 News Clippings - Lakeland News. 1939-1940
99 News Clippings - Miami Daily News. 1939-1940
99 News Clippings - Miami Herald. 1939-1940
99 News Clippings - Ocala Banner. 1939-1940
99 News Clippings - Ocala Star. 1940
99 News Clippings - Orlando Morning Sentinel. 1939-1940
99 News Clippings - Orlando Times. 1939-1940
99 News Clippings - Pensacola News-Journal. 1939-1940
100 News Clippings - Polk County Democrat, Bartow. 1939-1940
100 News Clippings - Polk County Record, Bartow. 1939-1940
100 News Clippings - Polk County Record, Bartow. 1939-1940
100 News Clippings - St. Petersburg Times. 1939-1940
100 News Clippings - Tallahassee Democrat. 1939-1940
100 News Clippings - Tampa Daily Times. 1939-1940
100 News Clippings - Tampa Morning Tribune. 1939-1940
100 News Clippings - Winter Haven Chief. 1939-1940
101 Newspaper Clippings - General. 1939-1940
101 Newspaper Clippings - A-C. 1940
101 Newspaper Clippings - D-E. 1940
102 Newspaper Clippings on Opponents - Barbee. 1939-1940
102 Newspaper Clippings on Opponents - Clancy, John H. 1939-1940
102 Newspaper Clippings on Opponents - Fraser, Walter. 1939-1940
102 Newspaper Clippings on Opponents - Jones, E.Z. 1940
102 Newspaper Clippings on Opponents - Maples, Carl. 1940
102 Newspaper Clippings on Opponents - Schoepf, Burton. 1939-1940
102 Newspaper Clippings on Opponents - Paty, B.F. 1939-1940
102 Newspaper Clippings on Opponents - Touch, Fred. 1940
102 Newspaper Clippings on Opponents - Walker, Hans. 1940
102 Newspaper Clippings on Opponents - Warren, Fuller. 1939-1940
102 Newspaper Clippings on Opponents - Whitehair, Francis P. 1939-1940
102 Newspaper Clippings on Opponents - Williams, P.E. 1940
103 Newspaper List. 1939-1940
103 Office Wires. 1940
103 Old Age Assistance. 1940
103 Old Age Pension, Request for Special Session. 1940
103 Other Candidates. 1940
103 Platform File - Political. 1939-1940
103 Poague, L.G. (Tampa). 1939-1940
103 Polk County Club, Bob Hatton. 1940
103 Press Releases and Statements. 1939-1940
104 Propaganda. 1939-1940
104 Publicity and Advertising Supplies. 1939-1940
104 Racing Commission. 1940
104 Radio. 1939-1940
104 Railroad. 1940
104 Salary Buying (Lawrence Kelder). 1940
104 School Teachers. 1940
104 Social Security. 1940
104 Sound Truck - Advertising and Publicity. 1939-1940
104 Speakers Bureau. 1940
104 Special Letter File - Leo P. Kitchen. 1940
105 State Road Department. 1940
105 Support (Form Letters). 1940
105 Tax (General). 1940
105 Tax Inquiry Council. 1939-1940
105 Townsend. 1940
105 Tubercular Rehabilitation. 1940
105 Unemployment Compensation. 1940
105 Unemployment Insurance. 1940
105 University of Florida, Gainesville. 1940
105 Voting Precincts, Polk County. 1940
105 Wash Sheds. 1940
105 Wester, Ralph and Woodrow (Pardons). 1940
105 Work Projects Administration (WPA). 1940


Service Men's Letters 1941-1945

Correspondence between Governor Holland and members of the military during World War II. The letters generally discuss matters related to the war and issues affecting the State of Florida. Files are arranged alphabetically.


Box
106 Christmas Cards. 1944
106 A. 1941-1945
106 B. 1941-1945
106 C. 1941-1945
106 D. 1941-1945
106 E. 1941-1945
106 F. 1941-1945
107 G. 1941-1945
107 H. 1941-1945
107 I. 1941-1945
107 J. 1941-1945
107 K. 1941-1945
107 L. 1941-1945
108 M. 1941-1945
108 Mc. 1941-1945
108 Miscellaneous. 1941-1945
108 N. 1941-1945
108 O. 1941-1945
108 P. 1941-1945
108 Q. 1941-1945
109 R. 1941-1945
109 S. 1941-1945
109 Shelley, Paul. 1941-1945
109 T. 1941-1945
109 U-V. 1941-1945
109 W. 1941-1945
109 X-Y-Z. 1941-1945


General Correspondence During Gubernatorial Term 1940-1944

This series primarily contains Holland's personal correspondence during his tenure as Governor of Florida. In addition, there are files related to Holland's establishment of his administration, his inauguration, committee recommendations, appointments, and the gubernatorial staff. There is a great deal of correspondence between Holland and his brother, Frank Holland. Types of materials and topics covered include editorials, memberships and affiliations, the system of patronage, the Southern Governors Conference, civil defense, gifts received, and the removal of Sheriff Walter R. Clark. Files are arranged chronologically by year and then alphabetically within each year.


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110 Appointment Congratulations. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations. 1940-1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Alachua County, Returns by County. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Brevard County. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Broward, Calhoun, Citrus, Clay, Columbia Counties. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Capitol Center. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Dade County. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Duval County. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Escambia, Hardee, Hernando Counties. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Franklin, Wauchula, Liberty Counties. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Hillsborough County. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Lafayette, Dixie, Taylor Counties. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Lake, Leon, Levy, Liberty Counties. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Madison, Manatee, Marion, Monroe Counties. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Nassau, Okaloosa, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola Counties. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Palm Beach, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam Counties. 1940-1941
110 Committee Recommendations - St. Lucie, St. Johns, Santa Rosa, Seminole Counties. 1941
110 Committee Recommendations - Taylor, Volusia, Wakulla, Washington Counties. 1940-1941
111 Congratulations on Appointments, Thank Yous for Appointments. 1941
111 Congratulations on Message. 1941
111 Editorials and Comments. 1941
111 Gifts. 1941
111 Governor's Car. 1941
111 Governor's Car. 1941
112 Governor's Staff. 1941
112 Governor's Staff. 1941
112 Holland, Frank L. (Personal). 1941
112 Inaugural Address, Requests for. 1941
112 Inauguration. 1941
112 Invitations, Miscellaneous. 1941
112 Invitations, Miscellaneous. 1941
112 Kicks. 1941
112 President's Inauguration. 1941
113 Appointment Congratulations. 1942
113 B. 1942
113 C. 1942
113 D-E. 1942
113 Editorials. 1942
113 F-G. 1942
113 Governor's Staff. 1942
113 Holland, Frank L. (Personal). 1942
113 H. 1942
113 J. 1942
113 K. 1942
113 Kicks. 1942
114 M. 1942
114 Memberships. 1942
114 N-P. 1942
114 Political. 1942
114 R. 1942
114 Road and Bridge Debt. 1942
114 Southern Governors Conference. 1942
115 A. 1943
115 B. 1943
115 C. 1943
115 Civil Defense. 1943
115 Clark, Walter R. (Sheriff), Removal of. 1943
115 Congratulations/Thank Yous for Appointments. 1943
115 E. 1943
115 Editorials. 1943
115 F. 1943
115 Gifts. 1943
115 H. 1943
116 Holland, Frank L. (Personal). 1943
116 J-K. 1943
116 Key Men. 1943
116 Kicks. 1943
116 M. 1943
116 Memberships. 1943
116 N-P. 1943
116 S. 1943
116 Schools. 1943
116 St. Augustine Trio. 1942-1943
116 Tobacco Tax Laws. 1943
116 W. 1943
117 A. 1944
117 B. 1944
117 C. 1944
117 Congratulations and Thanks for Appointments as Governor. 1944
117 Congratulations on Administration as Governor. 1944
117 D. 1944
117 Editorials. 1944
117 F-G. 1944
117 Gifts. 1944
117 Governors Conference. 1944
117 Governor's Staff. 1944
117 H. 1944
118 Holland, Frank L. (Personal). 1944
118 J-K. 1944
118 L-M. 1944
118 Memberships. 1944
118 Patronage List from Departments. 1944
118 S-T. 1944
118 W. 1944
118 Warren, Fuller. 1944


Miscellaneous Personal Files 1925-1946

The bulk of this series covers Holland's tenure as Governor of Florida, 1941-1945. The series primarily is comprised of personal correspondence, business papers, and financial files. Individuals and organizations include Frank Holland, W.F. Bevis, Emory University, the Florida Historical Society, the Florida State Chamber of Commerce, the Governors Conference, and the University of Florida. Topics include education and public schools, Holland's collection of books on Floridiana, circuit court, and legal cases. Holland's income tax files, dated 1925 to 1944, are also included. Files are arranged alphabetically.


Box
119 A. 1938-1944
119 B. 1938-1944
119 Bevis, W.F. 1941-1944
119 C. 1938-1944
119 Calendar. 1943-1944
119 Circuit Judge - 10th Judicial Court. 1945
119 D. 1941-1944
119 Emory University Alumni. 1944
119 Florida Economic Advancement Council (W.D. Outman, Director). 1943-1945
119 Florida Historical Society. 1940
119 Florida State Chamber of Commerce (Leonard K. Thomson, President). 1945
119 Floridiana. 1941-1944
120 G. 1940-1944
120 Gore, R.H. v. Curtis Publishing Co. 1945
120 Governors Conference. 1945
120 Governor's Staff. 1944
120 H. 1940-1944
120 Holland, Frank L. (Personal). 1941-1942
120 Income Tax. 1925-1934
120 Income Tax. 1935-1941
120 Income Tax. 1942
121 Income Tax. 1943
121 Income Tax. 1944
121 J-M. 1943-1944
121 P. 1939-1944
121 R. 1942-1944
121 S. 1941-1944
121 School Matters. 1945-1946
121 Schools. 1944
121 Securities and Exchange Commission. 1946
121 T. 1943-1944
121 University of Florida. 1945
121 W. 1939-1944


Campaign Files - 1946 Senate Campaign 1943-1946

Correspondence pertaining to the U.S. Senate election in 1946. The correspondence deals with campaign support, key men and women, "Anti-Holland" efforts, campaign issues, the Holland platform, itineraries and engagements, advertising, and the press. Correspondents include Phil May, C.M. Guyton, G. Knowles, and W.H. Hamilton. In addition to the correspondence, there are several files of news clippings, press releases, radio scripts, and campaign literature. There are several files of news clippings and correspondence pertaining to campaign opponents, including Lex Green, Polly Rose Balfe, Henry Burch, and Harry Schad. Files are arranged alphabetically.


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122 Anti-Hollanders. 1946
122 Biographical Information. 1946
122 Candidates - Primary. 1946
122 Cigarette Tax Correspondence. 1946
122 Correspondence - A-An. 1945-1946
122 Correspondence - Ap-Az. 1946
122 Correspondence - Ba-Bay. 1946
122 Correspondence - Baker, John G. 1945-1946
122 Correspondence - Be-Bl. 1946
122 Correspondence - Bedingfield, J.G. 1946
122 Correspondence - Bo-Bre. 1946
123 Correspondence - Brooker, William C. 1945-1946
123 Correspondence - Brow-By. 1945-1946
123 Correspondence - Butler, J. Turner. 1945-1946
123 Correspondence - Ca-Caw. 1946
123 Correspondence - Carroll, N. Ray. 1943-1946
123 Correspondence - Ch-Col. 1946
123 Correspondence - Com-Cu. 1946
123 Correspondence - Da-De. 1946
124 Correspondence - Dawe, Grosvenor. 1945-1946
124 Correspondence - Di-Dy. 1946
124 Correspondence - E. 1946
124 Correspondence - F. 1946
124 Correspondence - Ga-Gi. 1946
124 Correspondence - Go-Gw. 1946
124 Correspondence - Guyton, C.M. 1945-1946
124 Correspondence - Hall, M. Lewis. 1945-1946
125 Correspondence - Ha-He. 1946
125 Correspondence - Hedrick, F. Cleveland. 1946
125 Correspondence - Hi-Hy. 1946
125 Correspondence - I-J. 1946
125 Correspondence - K. 1946
125 Correspondence - Knowles, G.R. 1944-1946
125 Correspondence - La-Le. 1946
125 Correspondence - Lindsey, Ben. 1946
126 Correspondence - Li-Ly. 1946
126 Correspondence - Lurton, Harry. 1946
126 Correspondence - Ma. 1946
126 Correspondence - Marchant, J.P. 1945-1946
126 Correspondence - May, Phil S. 1944-1946
126 Correspondence - Mc. 1946
126 Correspondence - McClure, J. Robert. 1945-1946
126 Correspondence - Me-My. 1946
126 Correspondence - Messer, James. 1945-1946
127 Correspondence - N. 1946
127 Correspondence - Newspapers A-E. 1945-1946
127 Correspondence - Newspapers F-H. 1945-1946
127 Correspondence - Newspapers J-M. 1945-1946
127 Correspondence - Newspapers N-P. 1945-1946
127 Correspondence - Newspapers R-Z. 1945-1946
128 Correspondence - O. 1945-1946
128 Correspondence - Pa-Ph. 1945-1946
128 Correspondence - Pi-Py. 1945-1946
128 Correspondence - Ra-Ri. 1945-1946
128 Correspondence - Ro-Ry. 1945-1946
128 Correspondence - Sa-Se. 1945-1946
128 Correspondence - Sapp, Herbert. 1945-1946
128 Correspondence - Sh-Sl. 1945-1946
128 Correspondence - Shipp, R.L. 1945-1946
129 Correspondence - Sm-Sp. 1945-1946
129 Correspondence - St-Sw. 1945-1946
129 Correspondence - Stanly, W.A. (Spic). 1946
129 Correspondence - T. 1945-1946
129 Correspondence - U-V. 1946
129 Correspondence - Wa. 1945-1946
129 Correspondence - We-Wy. 1945-1946
129 Correspondence - Williams, Boyce. 1945-1946
129 Correspondence - Y-Z. 1945-1946
130 Forged Check Correspondence. 1946
130 Form Letters. 1946
130 Green, Lex. 1946
130 Holland for Senator Clubs. 1946
130 Hamilton, W.H. (Winter Haven). 1946
130 Holland Platform. 1946
130 Itineraries. 1946
130 Key Man File. 1946
130 Key Man List. 1946
130 Lt. Colonel List. 1946
131 Lists of School Teachers. 1945-1946
131 Miscellaneous Advertising. 1946
131 Newspapers Clippings - Anti-Holland. 1946
131 Newspapers Clippings - Balfe, Polly Rose (Opponent). 1946
131 Newspapers Clippings - Burch, Henry (Opponent). 1946
131 Newspapers Clippings - Green, Lex (Opponent). 1946
131 Newspapers Clippings - Schad, Harry (Republican Candidate). 1945-1946
132 Newspapers Clippings. June-November 1945
132 Newspapers Clippings. December 1945-January 1946
133 Newspapers Clippings. February-March 1946
133 Newspapers Clippings. March 1946
134 Newspapers Clippings. April 1946
135 Newspapers Clippings. May 1946
136 Newspapers Clippings. June-September 1946
137 Pamphlet. 1946
137 Press Comments on Campaign. 1946
137 Press Releases. 1945-1946
137 Radio - Publicity. 1945-1946
137 Radio Scripts - Holland Speakers. 1946
137 Radio Time. 1945-1946
137 Speakers Bureau. 1946

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