Gibbons, Sam M. (Sam Melville), 1920-2012Variant names
Sam M. Gibbons was born in Hillsborough County in 1920. He served in the Florida State Legislature during the 1950s and played a major role in the founding of the University of South Florida. In 1962, he won the newly created United States Representative seat, which he held until his retirement in 1994.
Congressman Gibbons served in the United States Army during World War II. He participated in the invasion of France at Normandy.
From the description of [Papers] 1953-1962. (University of South Florida). WorldCat record id: 50649296
|referencedIn||Glueck, Sheldon, 1896-1990. Papers, 1916-1972||Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138|
|referencedIn||Gibbons, Sam : [miscellaneous ephemeral material].||Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library|
|creatorOf||Gibbons, Sam. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material.||Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)|
|referencedIn||Chuck Stone Papers, 1931-2007 and undated||David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library|
|creatorOf||Gibbons, Sam M. (Melville). [Papers] 1953-1962.||University of South Florida, USF Library|
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