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William Rios Collection

Identifier: SPC5015
Scope and Contents This collection contains information from the political perspective of Puerto Rico starting in the late 19th Century, briefly when it was still a Spanish territory but later an American territory. While mostly being articles, it also details what the economic, political, and health factors were on the island with additional articles on how U.S. politics were represented and perceived, such as when John F. Kennedy became president.
Dates: Created: 1895-1984

William Straight Collection

Identifier: SPC6040
Scope and Contents The Dr. William Straight Collection held in the Special Collections and University Archives Department at Florida International University is an extremely fascinating and well researched collection that contains an extensive history of the first and founding doctors in Miami beginning in the late 1800’s. This collection was the personal research of his collection is the result of years of comprehensive research about individuals, organizations, and topics such as James M. Jackson, Jackson...
Dates: Created: 1763 - 1992

Zoo Miami Collection

 Collection — translation missing: en.enumerations.container_type.container: Zoo Miami Collection
Identifier: SFC1701
Abstract Miami-Dade Zoological Park and Gardens, colloquially known as Zoo Miami, is the largest and oldest zoological park in the state of Florida. The zoo is the only zoological garden in the continental United States with a tropical climate, which allows it to house a large array of animals from different continents. Previously known as Miami Metrozoo and Crandon Park Zoological Gardens, this collection offers a progressive chronology of the Zoo. Emphasis on the instrumental role played by...
Dates: Created: 1967-2017; Other: Majority of material found in 1980-2006; Other: Date acquired: 05/26/2017