By Béatrice Colastin Skokan
Title: Franklin O. Adams papers, n.d., 1868-1944
Creator: Adams, Franklin O.
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet. More info below.
Date Acquired: //00. More info below under Accruals.
The Franklin O. Adams Papers consist primarily of speeches and papers delivered to various organizations, such as The Tampa Art Institute (1929), The Florida Federation of Garden Clubs (1930), the Gargoyle Club at the University of Florida School Of Architecture (1938), and the Florida Savings, Building and Loan League (1940). The papers are arranged in chronological order and also include correspondence.
Franklin Oliver Adams was an architect from Tampa, Florida. He was a member of the American Institute of Architects (A.I.A.) and the Florida Association of Architects (F.A.A). Adams served as 2nd Vice-President of the Florida Association of Architects in 1917, then as President of FAA in 1920, 1921 and 1926. He was elevated to Fellow in 1940.
Adams’ Florida designs include Los Robles (Clearwater, 1925), the Hotel San Marco (1927), the H.B. Plant High School (Hillsborough County), the Municipal Auditorium (Hillsborough County) and the Maas Bros. Department Store (Hyde Park).
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Use Restrictions: Franklin O. Adams Papers Finding Aid© 2007 University of Miami. All rights reserved. Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Head of Special Collections.
Preferred Citation: Franklin O. Adams Papers, Special Collections, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida
Béatrice C. Skokan, April 2007
Retrospectively converted from HTML to EAD XML September, 2008 by Lyn MacCorkle and Kyle Rimkus based on a crosswalk by María Estorino.
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