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Object ID 2001.001.0001
Object Name Documents
Year Range from 1932.0
Year Range to 1942.0
Collection Terry Bernard Patterson Papers
Title Terry Bernard Patterson Papers
Scope & Content The Terry Bernard Patterson Papers primarily deal with legal briefs from various courts in Orange County and both Florida and State Supreme Courts.This collection is divided into four series:

Series I, Legal Materials: Contains briefs from the United States District Court, Circuit Court, Florida State Supreme Court, and United States Supreme Court. Bound legal briefs related to the Florida orange and agricultural industries involving such companies as Howey-in -the-Hills Service Inc., Lake Wales Citrus Growers Association, Seaboard Airline Railway, and the Vaughn-Griffin Packing Company. Also correspondence between Patterson and members of the Work Progress Administration state office in Jacksonville, FL. Various materials associated with the firm were donated, including legal correspondences to both Terry Patterson and his associates (Dozier A. DeVane, Charles Andrew Jr.), progress dockets for their cases in Orange County Circuit Court, and a variety of legal documents.

Series II, Military Materials: An extensive amount of information can be found on the 328th Infantry of the US Reserves of which he was a member, including coursework materials, meeting information, and lists of officers and other members spanning the years 1932-1942.

Series III, Personal Materials: Patterson's financial records and his personal correspondence with friends and family.

Series IV, Bar Association: Materials pertaining to the Orange County Bar Association are also be found, such as member lists, agendas, event descriptions, and correspondence from 1938 to 1941.

Series V, Miscellaneous: Assorted legal cases.
Condition Fair
Condition Notes Contents of the correspondence folders are very brittle and crumble easily.
Dates of Creation 1932-1942, bulk 1938-1940
People Anderson, Henry W.
Andrews, Charles Oscar, Senator
Bradford, George P.
Camp, B. Frank
Carmichael, H. E.
DeVane, Dozier A.
DiVona, B. A.
Durrance, S. E.
Dyke, E. C.
Fosgate, Chester C.
Garrett, George Palmer
Givens, M. H.
Gross, Leota A.
Hall, J. Walter
Hart, Eldridge
Mason, R. M.
Patterson, Terry Bernard
Powell, Leigh R., Jr.
Reeves, G. L.
Ritter, Clyde B.
Sutton, John B.
Walker, Donald
Wiggins. J. H.
Wright, William B.
Search Terms Banks
Chester C. Fosgate Company
Chipley Nursery School
Chipley, FL
Citrus Industry
Civilian Conservation Corps
Florida Bank at Orlando
Lake Wales Citrus Growers Association
Orlando, FL
Pensacola Nursery School
Pensacola, FL
Polk Company
Regor Finance Company
Seaboard Air Line Railroad
Turner Turpentine Company
United States Department of Labor
United States Government
Vaughn-Griffin Packing Company
Works Progress Administration
Works Progress Administration of Florida
Containers I. Legal Materials -- Briefs -- District Court of the U.S. for the Southern District of Florida
I. Legal Materials -- Briefs -- US Circuit Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit
I. Legal Materials -- Briefs -- US Circuit Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit, J-T
I. Legal Materials -- Briefs -- US Circuit Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit, W
I. Legal Materials -- Briefs -- Supreme Court of Florida
I. Legal Materials -- Briefs -- Supreme Court of United States
I. Legal Materials -- Correspondence
I. Legal Materials -- Correspondence
I. Legal Materials -- Correspondence
I. Legal Materials -- Progress Dockets
II. Military Materials -- General Materials
II. Military Materials -- Materials specific to Terry B. Patterson
II. Military Materials -- Army Extension Course Booklets
III. Personal Materials -- Correspondence
III. Personal Materials -- Finance
IV. Bar Association Materials -- John S. Lavin Correspondece
IV. Bar Association Materials -- Procedures and Agendas
IV. Bar Association Materials -- Committee Member Roster Correspondence
I. Legal Materials -- Correspondence
I. Legal Materials -- Correspondence
II. Military Materials -- Army Extension Courses Answer Sheets