Suggested Reading

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Secondary Sources

  1. Baptist, Edward E. Creating an Old South: Middle Florida's Plantation Frontier before the Civil War. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2002.
  2. Brevard, Caroline Mays. "Richard Keith Call." Florida Historical Quarterly, I. (October 1908): 8-20.
  3. Call, Ellen Long. Florida Breezes; or, Florida, new and old (1883). Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 1962.
  4. Collins, LeRoy, Forerunners Courageous: Stories of Frontier Florida, Colcade Publishers, Inc., Tallahassee, FL, 1971.
  5. D'Alemberte, Talbot "Sandy", and Frank Sanchez. "A Tribute to a Great Man: LeRoy Collins." Florida State University Law Review 19 (Fall 1991): 255-64.
  6. Denison, Kate. "Richard Keith Call: Promoter of the Florida Wilderness." Florida Living (November 1992): 37.
  7. Doherty, Herbert J. Richard Keith Call, Southern Unionist. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 1961
  8. Dyckman, Martin, Floridian of His Century: The Courage of Governor LeRoy Collins, University of Florida Press, Gainesville, FL, 2006.
  9. Florida Department of State, Division of Historical Resources. The Grove, A Brief Historical and Architectural Evaluation. Tallahassee, 1982.
  10. Groene, Bertram H. Ante-Bellum Tallahassee. Tallahassee: Florida Heritage Foundation, 1971.
  11. Martin, Sidney Walter. "Richard Keith Call: Florida Territorial Leader." Florida Historical Quarterly, XXI (January 1943): 331-351.
  12. Menton, Jane Aurell. The Grove: A Florida Home through Seven Generations. Tallahassee: Sentry Press, 1998.
  13. Olson, Charles D. "The Grove: Call-Collins House-The Role of Interpretation in Creating an Historic House Museum". Unpublished Master's Thesis, Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University, 1995.
  14. Paisley, Clifton. From Cotton to Quail: An Agricultural Chronicle of Leon County, Florida, 1860-1967. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 1968
  15. Thompson, Arthur W. Jacksonian Democracy on the Florida Frontier. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 1961.
  16. Wagy, Tom R. Governor LeRoy Collins of Florida. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1985.
  17. *Portrait of Florida's Governors (Division of Historical Resources and Museum of Florida History:

Primary Documents

  1. Call/Brevard family papers via Florida Memory project online
  2. LeRoy Collins Papers at Florida State University
  3. Collins correspondence, papers at Florida Archives in Tallahassee
  4. The Journal of Governor Richard K. Call: copy available at State Archives in Tallahassee; original edition located at USF Library in Tampa
  5. Divoli, Leslie. ."The Grove: Historic Structure Part I." Unpublished report prepared for the Florida Department of State, 1992.
  6. LeRoy Collins Videos