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A Guide to the Wilbur L. Floyd Photographs

Finding aid prepared by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
March 2005

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Floyd, W. L. (Wilbur Leonidas) b. 1866
Title: Wilbur L. Floyd Photographs
Dates: 1875-1940
Abstract: Photographs documenting Gainesville, Alachua County, the East Florida Seminary, the University of Florida, and the Floyd Family.
Extent: 0.5 Linear feet. 1 photograph album.
Identification: Ms Coll. 37
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

Wilbur L. Floyd was a Professor of Natural Science at the East Florida Seminary (Gainesville, Fla.), Professor of Botany, Biology, and Horticulture at the University of Florida, and Assistant Dean of the College of Agriculture in the University of Florida. Floyd was also commandant of cadets at the Seminary.

Scope and Content

The photographs document the Gainesville and Alachua County area, the East Florida Seminary, the University of Florida, and the Floyd Family. Also pictured are places in the vicinity of Henderson and Lake Junaluska, North Carolina and in Horry County, South Carolina.

Access or Use Restrictions


The collection is open for research.

Administrative Information

Alternate Form of Material

Digital reproductions of items in this collection are 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], Wilbur L. Floyd Photographs, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.

Selected Subjects and Access Terms

Alachua County (Fla.) -- Photographs.
East Florida Seminary (Gainesville, Fla.) -- Photographs.
Gainesville (Fla.) -- Photographs.
University of Florida -- Photographs.

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