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A Guide to the Noegel Family Collection

Finding aid created by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
August 2007


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Noegel family
Title: Noegel Family Collection
Dates: 1903-1975
Abstract: Correspondence, photographs, news clippings and other papers related to the Noegel family and the history of Ellaville, Florida.
Extent: 0.6 Linear feet. 2 boxes.
Identification: Ms 226
Language(s): English

Biographical/Historical Note

Henry C. Noegel ran the post office in Ellaville, Florida, and established the Camp Suwannee campgrounds in the 1920s.


Scope and Content

Correspondence, photographs, news clippings and other papers related to the Noegel family and the history of Ellaville, Florida. There are numerous love letters between Pearl and Henry C. Noegel. There are also several miscellaneous documents such as recipes, a tax return, an Ellaville property deed and notes. The papers cover many topics, including tourism, the lumber industry, the Camp Suwannee campgrounds, and Madison County. Among the historical materials is a copy of "Yesterday in Old Columbus" by Chothilde O'Hara Mainer.


Access or Use Restrictions

Access

The collection is open for research.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Noegel Family Collection, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Charles R. Noegel and Delores F. Noegel.


Contents List

Box
1 Photographs. 1903-1975
1 Love letters: Pearl and Henry (1/6). 1907, 1913
1 Love letters: Pearl and Henry (2/6). 1913 July
1 Love letters: Pearl and Henry (3/6). 1913 July
1 Love letters: Pearl and Henry (4/6). 1913 July
1 Love letters: Pearl and Henry (5/6). 1913 July
1 Love letters: Pearl and Henry (6/6). 1913 July-August
1 Miscellaneous letters and notes (1/5). 1903-1915
1 Miscellaneous letters and notes (2/5). 1903-1915
1 Miscellaneous letters and notes (3/5). 1903-1915
1 Miscellaneous letters and notes (4/5). 1903-1915
1 Miscellaneous letters and notes (5/5). 1903-1915
1 Charles: letters to Santa, book, miscellaneous. 1919-1933
1 Recipes, tax return, misc. 1916-1918
1 Ellaville property: original deed and notes. 1920-1940
1 Miscellaneous documents. 1914-1951
1 Letter and list: Suwannee River Park. Circa 1929
1 Three date/diary books and copy of "Hygienic Methods of Family Limitation". 1917
1 Letters - fragments (Received while in Dr. Yates hospital in Madison). 1922
2 History of Ellaville and Madison - clippings.
2 History of Ellaville - clippings.
2 News clippings. 1913-1966
2 Henry C. Noegel's original post office letter. 1921 October 20
2 History of Ellaville and map.
2 Map and index, Old Columbus.
2 "Yesterday in Old Columbus" by Chothilde O'Hara Mainer.

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