The semi-annual meeting of the board of directors of the Florida Historical Society was convened at 9:45 a.m. in the Society’s Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, December 7, 1974, by Milton D. Jones, president. Officers and directors attending included Thelma Peters, Alva Jones, Jay B. Dobkin, Jerrell H. Shofner, Samuel Proctor, George E. Buker, Lewis H. Cresse, Jr., Addie Emerson, William M. Goza, Marty Grafton, John W. Griffin, James R. Knott, John K. Mahon, Jessie Porter Newton, Randy Nimnicht, Sister Eileen Rice, and Norman Simons. Mrs. Margaret Burgess was also present. Mr. Jones welcomed Messrs. Buker, Cresse, and Nimnicht as new members of the board, and noted that Mr. Goza and Dr. Mahon had served previously as directors and were returning to duty.
Society, Florida Historical
"Minutes of the Directors' Meeting,"
Florida Historical Quarterly: Vol. 53:
4, Article 10.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/fhq/vol53/iss4/10