The officers and directors of the Florida Historical Society met in the headquarters of the Society, the Library of the University of South Florida, at 9:30 a.m., December 7, 1963, with Dr. Frank Sessa presiding. Others present were: Charles Arnade, Rembert W. Patrick, Herbert J. Doherty, Jr., Ben C. Willis, Adam G. Adams, Ernest Jernigan, James R. Knott, Lucius S. Ruder, E. M. Covington, William M. Goza, Walter B. Hellier, Mrs. Ralph Davis, Margaret Chapman, and Thelma Peters. Dr. John Allen, president of the University of South Florida, welcomed the board members and expressed his pleasure at having the Society headquarters on his campus.
Society, Florida Historical
"Minutes of the Directors Meeting,"
Florida Historical Quarterly: Vol. 42
, Article 11.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/fhq/vol42/iss4/11