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Title Floyd Glissen, Fernandina City Manager, Scrapbook
Object Name scrapbook
Scope & Content This scrapbook kept by or assembled for Floyd Glisson, Fernandina City Manager was given by Frances Glisson. She may have assembled the book.

Image 1- The Cover of the book.

Image 2- Letter of congratulations dated April 12, 1954 to Mr. Glisson from D. R (Billy) Matthews, Congressman of the 8th District of Florida upon Mr. Glisson's becoming Secretary-Treasurer of the Florida City Managers Association.

Image 3- Letter to Mr. Glisson dated February 23, 1954 from W. Austin Smith, of Smith and Gillespie, Engineers commenting on his fine work and proposing a meeting to plan for an incinerator and sanitary sewers for the city.

Image 4- Letter to Mr. Glisson dated October 15, 1953 from Clarence E. Ridley, Executive Director of the International City Managers Association thanking Mr. Glisson for informing him of his appointment as City Manager of Fernandina Beach and the vacancy created by Mr. Glisson's departure from Titusville.

Image 5- 52 pages of newspaper clippings assumed to be from the local Fernandina newspaper. Some are dated, some are not. Those with dates span 1953-1956.

Image 6- Stack of newspaper clippings not attached to scrapbook pages and an unlabeled 8 X 10 photograph are at the back of the book.
Catalog Number 2016.017.001
Collection AIMH
Accession number 2016.017.
Caption Cover
Number of images 6
People Glisson, Floyd
Glisson, Frances
Matthews, D. R. (Billy)
Ridley, Clarence E.
Smith, W. Austin
Search Terms City Manager
Florida City Managers Association
Smith and Gillespie, Engineers
sanitary sewers
International City Managers' Association
Subjects City & town life
Civic leaders
Classification Correspondence/Letter