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Title St. Elmo W. Acosta
Object Name Manuscript
Collection Manuscript Collection
Scope & Content ACQUISITION: Donated by Adrienne (Mrs.Austin) Hollis,
Jacksonville, FL (05/2005).

SCOPE & CONTENT NOTES: 69 pages (11x17in.) copies of newspaper clippings, cartoons and photos (many clippings/page) of the important and interesting career of St. Elmo (Chic) Acosta & his family during his long term role as Mayor of Jacksonville and his following duties in the Florida House of Representatives. He was the visionary force in the important development of early Jacksonville, and the primary force responsible for it's first major bridge across the St. Johns River, the Acosta bridge.


Date 06/15/2005
Dates of Creation 06/15/2005, Judy Foxworth
Dates of Accumulation Verified 08/2013 by Owens.
People Acosta, St. Elmo W.
Object ID MC16.113
Library Location 11-1-A
Storage Contents MC16.113, Box 16-16: Sixty Nine pages (11x17 in.).