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M.S. Mishler collection

  • ASM0135
  • Collection
  • 1897-1950

The M.S. Mishler Collection consists of two account books of Mr. M.S. Mishler and one account book of the Little River Mutual Telephone Co. of Little River, Florida. Mr. Mishler and his family moved in 1899 from Chicago to Little River, an area so...

Charles Lewis Morgan papers

  • ASM0138
  • Collection
  • 1954-1970

The Charles Lewis Morgan Papers consist on one box of materials and total on-half cubic foot of files. The Papers contain copies of several poems, as well as "In Memorium," and correspondence dated 1969-70. "In Memorium" includ...

Morgan, Charles Louis

Rand Interviews in Vietnam collection

  • ASM0155
  • Collection
  • 1964-1968

Between August 1964 and December 1968, the Rand Corporation, under contract to the U.S. Department of Defense, conducted approximately 2,400 interviews with Vietnamese who were familiar with activities of the Viet Cong and the North Vietnamese Arm...

Rand Corporation.

Leila Miccolis Brazilian Alternative Press collection

  • ASM0654
  • Collection
  • 1960-2002

The Leila Míccolis Brazilian Alternative Press Collection consists primarily of political and countercultural pamphlets and periodicals, concrete poetry, neo-concrete poetry and other vanguard/avant-garde artistic experimentation, fanzines, film r...

Míccolis, Leila, 1947-

J. Carlton Barnette papers

  • ASM0041
  • Collection

The J. Carlton Barnette Papers include two book-length manuscripts, two notebooks with research material, five short manuscripts with accompanying photographs, the contents of a photo album, and various other loose photographs, all related to Peru...

Barnette, J. Carlton

Julian D. Corrington papers

  • ASM0048
  • Collection
  • 1917-1963

The Julian Corrington Papers contain teaching and academic files concerning the University of Miami in addition to materials on scientific research and literature. Class records and course materials, dated 1944-63, include syllabi, memos, lecture ...

Corrington, Julian Dana, 1891-1979

Franklin O. Adams papers

  • ASM0012
  • Collection
  • n.d., 1868-1944

The Franklin O. Adams Papers consist primarily of speeches and papers delivered to various organizations, such as The Tampa Art Institute (1929), The Florida Federation of Garden Clubs (1930), the Gargoyle Club at the University of Florida School ...

Adams, Franklin O.

Florida Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) records

  • ASM0319
  • Collection
  • 1936-1940

The Florida Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) Records document activities at the University of Miami in the Rare Books Project, a statewide effort initiated by the W.P.A. in 1940 to provide every library in the state with copies of rare books...

Mabel Blake papers

  • ASM0030
  • Collection
  • n.d., 1967-1972

The Mabel Blake Papers document the activities of Mabel Blake, a member of the National Council of Negro Women from 1967-1972. The papers include copies of the NCNW constitution of 1967, correspondence, pamphlets and programs, materials from a reg...

Blake, Mabel

Dante B. Fascell congressional papers

  • ASM0361
  • Collection
  • 1955-1993

The Dante B. Fascell Congressional Papers document 38 years of one man's involvement in United States politics. The collection also represents a unique resource for study and research relating to the history of South Florida from 1955-1993. T...

Fascell, Dante B., 1917-1998

B. Kursunoglu papers

  • ASM0466
  • Collection
  • 1967-1978

Dr. Behram Kursunoglu was the Chairman of the Board for the Center for Theoretical Studies at the University of Miami. The papers consist of letters of communication between Kursunoglu and the professors that lectured at the Center to faculty and ...

W.A. Blount papers

  • ASM0405
  • Collection
  • 1910-1911

The W.A. Blount Papers consist of the correspondence of 1910 and 1911 between W.A. Blount of the Pensacola, Florida, law firm of Blount, Blount and Carter and R.E. Hall, superintendent of the Department of Public Instruction of Dade County, Florid...

Blount, W.A.

Mark F. Boyd collection

  • ASM0037
  • Collection
  • 1493-1953

The Mark F. Boyd Collection contains materials relating to Florida and United States history as well as to natural history and medicine.  The collection, arranged in six series, includes maps, newspapers, prints, photographs, pamphlets, original d...

Boyd, Mark F., 1889-1968

Ronald Perry Poetry collection

  • ASM0631
  • Collection
  • 1956-1982

Ronald Lee Perry was a Miami poet and University of Miami alumnus. The Ronald Perry Poetry collection consists of books of his poetry, periodicals containing reviews of or essays about his writings, manuscripts, correspondence, and miscellaneous m...

Perry, Ronald Lee, 1932-1982

Smathers, Senator George A. Photograph collection

  • ASM0635
  • Collection
  • 1942-1996

George A. Smathers (1913–2007) was an American lawyer and member of the Democratic Party who represented Florida in the United States Senate from 1951 until 1969. The collection contains original photographs of Senator Smathers with friends, famil...

Henry Field papers

  • ASM0072
  • Collection
  • 1943-1974

The Henry Field Papers include the page proofs of the "M" project for FDR, a study of world population, migration and settlement undertaken to provide data for shaping post-war relocation strategies.  The "M" Project papers con...

Field, Henry, 1902-1986

Richard A. Kahn papers

  • ASM0106
  • Collection
  • 1932-1957

Richard A. Kahn was a lawyer and economist who taughteconomics and business law courses, published numerous articles and held a variety of positions in the United States government. The Richard A. Kahn Papers, arranged in three series, contain cor...

Kahn, Richard A., 1891-1958

Jean P. Lesperance papers

  • ASM0123
  • Collection
  • 1948-1967

The Jean P. Lesperance Papers consist of correspondence, articles, book manuscripts, and newspaper clippings relating to the merging field of management studies. Lesperance joined the University of Miami faculty in 1947and taught management course...

Lesperance, Jean Paul

Laura Kalpakian papers

  • ASM0107
  • Collection
  • 1975-1988

Author Laura Kalpakian, described by some critics as one of the "most unheralded, brightest talents" in the country, has published several novels and short story collections, novellas, short stories, essays and interviews for magazines a...

Kalpakian, Laura

Papal Visit collection

  • ASM0241
  • Collection
  • 1987

This collection contains materials documenting Pope John Paul II's visit to Miami, September 10-11, 1987. It includes photographs, memorabilia, newspaper clippings, special edition periodicals, and posters. The collection was compiled with do...

Varona, Esperanza Bravo de

Walter Tennyson Swingle collection

  • ASM0188
  • Collection
  • 1586-1952

The Walter Tennyson Swingle Collection contains research material and correspondence of Walter T. Swingle as well as translations and correspondence of Michael J. Hagerty. The Swingle portion of the collection is comprised of his articles, manuscr...

Swingle, Walter T. (Walter Tennyson), 1871-1952

Theodore Spicer-Simson collection

  • ASM0185
  • Collection
  • 1906-1979

The Theodore Spicer-Simson Collection contains the Spicer-Simson medallions as well as photographs, correspondence, typescripts and other related material.The bulk of the collection consists of the Spicer-Simson medallions. These are portrait meda...

Spicer-Simson, Theodore, 1871-1959

N.B.T. Roney map collection

  • ASM0311
  • Collection
  • 1644-1860

N.B.T. Roney moved to Miami Beach in 1918 and went on to become one of the largest builders in Beach history. Two of his most important developments are the Roney Plaza Hotel and Española Way. His map collection consists of 28 pre-20th century map...

Thomas J. Wood papers

  • ASM0209
  • Collection
  • 1943-1966

Thomas J. Wood was professor of government at the University of Miami. The Wood Papers document the move to consolidate the city of Miami and Dade county governments.  Legislation introduced in 1945 represented the first effort to combine local go...

Wood, Thomas J.

Virgil Barker papers

  • ASM0023
  • Collection
  • 1899-1964

The Virgil Barker Papers document the career of an influential critic and historian, and provide a interesting record of American art history from 1920-60.  The papers contain Barker's writings on art history, American culture, literature, hi...

Barker, Virgil, 1890-1965

American Association of University Women records

  • ASM0002
  • Collection
  • 1928-1991

The American Association of University Women Records contains the records of the Florida Division from the years 1928 to 1991, in the form of minutes, reports, correspondence, press releases, charters, scrapbooks, and other documentation.

Murrell, Ethel E. Papers

  • ASM0142
  • Collection
  • 1946-1953

The Ethel E. Murrell Papers document the activities of the National Woman's Party (NWP) under her leadership from 1952-53. The files include correspondence, newsletters and other materials with other women's organizations including the G...

Murrell, Ethel E.

Leonard Albasi/Gill Family collection

  • ASM0467
  • Collection
  • 1937

The Leonard Albasi/Gill Family Collection contains eight copy negatives and ten copy prints of 1937 photographs of American pilot Amelia Earhart at an unidentified airfield, probably Miami's Municipal Field. In 1937, Earhart made her second a...

Albasi, Leonard and Gill

Harold Bauer papers

  • ASM0025
  • Collection
  • 1925-1976

The Harold Bauer Papers consist primarily of correspondence between the University of Miami School of Music and Bauer regarding his master piano classes. The letters are primarily between Bauer and Bertha Foster, Dean of the School of Music until ...

Bauer, Harold, 1873-1951

Robert M. Levine papers

  • ASM0315
  • Collection
  • 1876-1992

Dr. Robert M. Levine (1941-2003) was the Gabelli Senior Scholar in the Arts and Sciences, Director of Latin American Studies, and professor of history at the University of Miami. Throughout his career, Dr. Levine exhibited a strong interest in Bra...

Mary McDougal Axelson papers

  • ASM0020
  • Collection
  • 1917-1970

The Axelson Papers document the family life and professional careers of several  members of the McDougal and Axelson families. Materials relating to Mary McDougal Axelson document her life as a political activist and writer. A leader and organizer...

Axelson, Mary McDougal

Carrie Dunlap papers

  • ASM0061
  • Collection
  • 1907-1959

The Ruth Bryan Owen letters are intimate personal letters to a lifelong woman friend. Within the group there are different signatures and/or letterheads 1) Mrs. Ruth Bryan Leavitt 2) R with B imposed upon the R within a circle 3) Ruth within a cir...

Dunlap, Carrie, 1907-1929

British and American Social History Pamphlet collection

  • ASM0042
  • Collection
  • 1686-1860

The pamphlets, published in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries, consist of political essays, economic commentaries, treatises on the poor, religious sermons, speeches on current events of the time, reports to government, notes on history, almanacs,...

Augustus Seymour Houghton collection

  • ASM0098
  • Collection
  • 1905-1948

The papers of A.S. Houghton (1866-1948) numbering approximately 4500 items consist of articles, printed matter, newspaper clippings, by-laws, legislative matter, and pamphlets. The material extends from 1905 to 1948 with the bulk of the papers fal...

Houghton, A. S., 1866-1948

Edgar Hay papers

  • ASM0094
  • Collection
  • 1920-1977

The Edgar Hay Papers contain articles, short stories and other writings, correspondence, photographs and scrapbooks with clippings of the column "Show Folks" which he wrote for the Miami Herald.

Hay, Edgar

Joseph Spencer Kennard papers

  • ASM0113
  • Collection
  • 1902-1939

The Joseph Spencer Kennard Papers includes correspondence, a scrapbook, and the manuscript of A Literary History of the Italian People (1940) by Joseph Spencer Kennard (1859-1944), author of several books about Italian literature and theater.

Kennard, Joseph Spencer, 1859-1944

Fred Koch collection

  • ASM0117
  • Collection
  • 1823-1944

The personal papers of Frederick H. Koch, dramatist and educator, were donated to the University of Miami Archives by his son Fred H. Koch Jr., a Professor in Drama here at the University of Miami from 1939 to 1977.  The collection was received in...

Koch, Frederick H. (Frederick Henry), 1877-1944

Model Land Company records

  • ASM0075
  • Collection
  • 1907-1967

American petroleum baron and founder of the Florida East Cost Railroad, Henry Flagler (1830-1913) created the Model Land Company (MLC) in 1896 to manage his rapidly expanding real estate holdings in the state of Florida. The Model Land Company Rec...

Model Land Company

Erl Roman papers

  • ASM0164
  • Collection
  • 1935-1964

The papers of Erl Roman, well known sport fisherman and skilled writer and publicist, provide information about the sport of angling and about the University of Miami's early years. The records, dated 1935-64, are divided into four series. SE...

Roman, Erl

Wilgus, A. Curtis papers

  • ASM0201
  • Collection
  • 1901-1981

The A. Curtis Wilgus Papers document the pioneering efforts by historian and author A. Curtis Wilgus (1898-1981) in the area of Latin American studies and the emergence of "Pan Americanism." The correspondence, writings, research files, ...

Wilgus, A. Curtis (Alva Curtis), 1897-1981

Bob Simms collection

  • ASM0650
  • Collection
  • 1907-2006

The Bob Simms Collection documents the life and activities of Robert H. Simms in the black communities in Coconut Grove and Miami and reflects his work with the Community Relations Board and the Defense Race Relations Institute. The Collection als...

Simms, Bob, 1927-

American Play Company collection

  • ASM0006
  • Collection
  • 1800s-1950s

The American Play Company Collection includes approximately two thousand and five hundred (2,500) play scripts from the American Play Company of New York City. The files include published and unpublished plays from the nineteenth century through t...

L.G. Hartwell collection

  • ASM0093
  • Collection
  • 1934-1979

Leola G. Hartwell was an architect who resided in New Jersey and Miami. The L. G. Hartwell Collection consists of materials documenting her architectural design work primarily in the greater Miami area, but also some in other parts of the state an...

Kauffman Collection of Mississippi papers

  • ASM0108
  • Collection

The Kauffman Collection, comprised of the Mississippi papers, pertains to three generations of plantation families in southwestern Mississippi. The papers were first received in four wrapped bundles, or packages.The first package of documents are ...

Carmichael, John F., 1761-1837

Virginia Spencer Carr collection

  • ASM0058
  • Collection
  • 1913-1984

The Virginia Spencer Carr Collection contains correspondence, research notes, interviews (transcripts and audio tapes), photographs, manuscript drafts of publications and other materials compiled and created by Virginia Spencer Carr in the course ...

Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970

Joseph Auslander and Audrey Wurdemann papers

  • ASM0019
  • Collection
  • 1916-1957

The Joseph Auslander and Audrey Wurdemann Collection consists predominantly of correspondence, programs, and scripts relating to their involvement with the CBS radio program Housewives' Protective League. The Housewives' Protectice Leagu...

Auslander, Joseph and Audrey Wurdemann

Lloyd T. Everett papers

  • ASM0068
  • Collection
  • 1833-1950

Lloyd T. Everett practiced law and researched, wrote and lectured on Confederate history from a legal standpoint. His papers contain manuscript copies of articles and books as well as published works. Articles include manuscript copies of "Ab...

Everett, Lloyd T. (Lloyd Tilghman), 1875-1958

I. A. Richards collection

  • ASM0159
  • Collection
  • 1929-1997

Dr. I. A. Richards (1893-1979) was an influential English literary critic and rhetorician. His books on literary criticism, especially The Meaning of Meaning, Principles of Literary Criticism, Practical Criticism, and The Philosophy of Rhetoric, a...

Richards, I. A. (Ivor Armstrong), 1893-1979

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