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Florida Southern College Records

A finding aid is a document containing detailed information about a specific collection of papers or records within an archive. Finding aids are used by researchers to determine whether information within a collection is relevant to their research.

College records are any document that has been preserved because it facilitates the operations and management of the institution, and that have been generated by or received by the institution. They can be paper, correspondence, completed form, bound record book, photograph, film, sound recording, map drawing, digital, or other document, regardless of physical form or characteristics.


Athletics Records consist of the various sports played at Florida Southern College from 1912 to 1935 and 1947 to present as well as departmental records.
Buildings and Grounds collection lists the built structures and features of the Lakeland campus, 1922 to present.
Cockroft Forum for Free Enterprise records consist of correspondence regarding the details of Forum events.


The Southern Florida Southern College’s Student Newspaper Collection.

Faculty Papers

Henry Green Barnett Papers Barnett was a faculty member of the English Department at Florida Southern.
L. Harold DeWolf Papers L. Harold DeWolf (1905-1986) was a Methodist minister, college professor, and theologian. He was the dissertation advisor for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and served as the Distinguished Theologian in Residence at Florida Southern College.