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Hurricane Andrew collection

  • ASM0610
  • Collection
  • 1992-1997

The Hurricane Andrew collection contains two different series of materials regarding the 1992 hurricane.Series I consists of photographs, writings, and artwork made by children representing their Hurricane Andrew experience. The majority of the ma...

Historical Documents collection

  • ASM0566
  • Collection
  • 1642-1977

The Historical Documents Collection includes letters, deeds, bonds, receipts, orders, position appointments, writings, and other documents that are individual in nature and do not belong to any particular collection. The materials represent a numb...

Helen Muir Papers

  • ASM0471
  • Collection
  • 1934-1995

The Helen Muir Papers include correspondence, drafts of writings, research notes, topical files, publications, photographs, clippings, materials relating to Robert Frost, and other items documenting Muir’s life, career, and service.The corresponde...

Muir, Helen, 1911-

Haitian Diaspora Oral History collection

  • ASM0085
  • Collection
  • 2010-2013

The Haitian Diaspora Oral History collection includes videos and selected transcripts of oral history interviews conducted with individuals of Haitian ancestry that are well-renowned in the world of the arts, community activism, civic leadership, ...

Gregory Bush Florida Community Studies Oral Histories

  • ASM0033
  • Collection
  • 1999

Professor Gregory Bush (History Department) and the Institute for Public History (IPH) have recorded a series of interviews around the issue of public spaces in South Florida. Participants, who are representative of the diverse cultural milieu of ...

Bush, Gregory Wallace

Rinhart, Floyd and Marion Photograph Collection

  • ASM0157
  • Collection
  • 1836-1840, 1857, 1860-1892, 1900-1907, 1924-1935

The Floyd and Marion Rinhart Photograph Collection consists of rare and historical photographs and images of Florida.

Rinhart, Floyd, 1915-

Florida Photograph Collection

  • ASM0300
  • Collection
  • 1886-2000

The Florida Photograph Collection contains a series of photographs and negatives depicting the state from 1886 to 1950. The content of these includes people, scenery, nature, infrastructure, historic areas and landmarks, housing, commerce, tourism...

Florida Photograph Album collection

  • ASM0286
  • Collection
  • 1884-1970

The Florida Photograph Album Collection collects assorted photograph albums in which the content predominantly depicts Florida. The photographs range from the 1880s into the 1970s, and depict St. Augustine, Palm Beach, the Everglades, Miami, Nassa...

Charles Deering collection

  • ASM0055
  • Collection
  • 1883-1926

Charles Deering was a collector of art and a friend to many notable artists including John Sargeant and Augustus St. Gaudens. Painting, scrulpture, prints, rugs and many other items combined to decorate and furnish the Deering Estate in Florida.  ...

Deering, Charles, 1852-1927

Caribbean Diaspora Oral History collection

  • ASM0344
  • Collection
  • 2015-2016

Thanks to a grant sponsored in part by the Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, The Florida Council of Arts and Culture and the State of Florida, The University of Miami Special Collections conducted interviews with individual of Car...

Canary Islands collection

  • ASM0491
  • Collection
  • 1582-1584

This collection contains 26 bound and paginated 16th-century manuscripts describing contemporary conditions and military operations in the Canary Islands. It consists of a series of letters (15 items) and an assortment of other official documents ...

Calvin Shedd papers

  • ASM0383
  • Collection
  • 1862-1863

The Calvin Shedd Papers consists of approximately fifty letters and documents of a Civil War soldier stationed in Florida from 1862-1863. Calvin Shedd served with Company A and Company C of the 7th New Hampshire Regiment. Shedd and his family, a w...

Shedd, Calvin, 1826-1891

Bernhardt E. Muller Collection

  • ASM0655
  • Collection
  • 1925-1960

The Bernhardt E. Muller Collection is a compendium of newspapers, architectural drawings, renderings, and photographs related to the design and construction of Opa-locka, Florida, the nation’s largest concentration of Moorish Revival architecture....

Muller, Bernhardt E., 1878-1964

Pan American World Airways, Inc. records

  • ASM0341
  • Collection
  • 1902-2005

The records of Pan American World Airways Inc. begin with the company's founding in 1927 and document the 64 year lifespan of a pioneer airline and international symbol of adventure and romance. The 1,500 linear foot collection contains evide...

Pan American World Airways, Inc.

Theodore R. Gibson Family papers

  • ASM0032
  • Collection
  • 1955-1996

The Theodore R. Gibson Family Papers document the life and work of Reverend Gibson, longtime Miami Commissioner during the 1970s and 1980s, and champion of Black Coconut Grove. The collection also contains materials documenting the civic activitie...

Gibson, Thelma, 1926

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 ...

Charles Ives Centennial Festival records

  • ASM0101
  • Collection
  • 1960-1989

This collection contains the records of the Charles Ives Centennial Festival that took place in Miami in 1974, celebrating the composer's 100th birthday. The collection includes correspondence that documents the planning process, programs for...

Charles Ives Centennial Festival (1974-1975 : Miami, Fla.)

José Agustín Balseiro papers

  • ASM0022
  • Collection
  • 1917-1976

Dr. José Agustín Balseiro (1900-1991) was an award-winning author, poet, and scholar of Latin American Studies and Hispanic literature. He was professor of Hispanic Literature at the University of Miami from 1946 to 1967.Throughout his career, Dr...

Balseiro, José Agustín, 1900-1991

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

A.W. Kopp Autograph collection

  • ASM0608
  • Collection
  • 1784-1921

The A. W. Kopp Autograph Collection contains three books of autographs and various loose autographs. One book is dated 1909 to 1910 and contains an autograph of Gustav Mahler and Sergei Rachmaninoff (with an accompanying musical quote), one is dat...

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