Connie Mack Collection

NOTE: This collection has been transferred to the University Archives/Special and Area Studies Collections and has been reconfigured. There is a digital collection including images of Senator Connie Mack artifacts.

Senator Connie Mack Boxes

[location:  Storage Cartons:  NB-1A:  1, Flat box and Loose Object:  NB-1A:  2]

Description:  This collection contains materials (mostly plaques and commemorative artifacts) donated by Senator Connie Mack, focusing largely on recognition of his efforts to improve Health Care in Florida.  The collection is stored in 11 Storage Cartons and 1 flat box.  There is one loose item.

Box One

U.S. Oncology Medal of Honor Award-1999
Invitation from the Board of Directors and the Medical Advisory Board of the National Kidney Cancer Association to attend Salute!
Vision of America-Priscilla Mack

 Box Two

  • Plate from an exclusive presentation at the Women’s Pavilion, Fort Meyers Community Hospital, July 2 1985
  • Public Service Award Presented to Senator Connie Mack by the Florida Gala:  Pioneers in Prostate Cancer, June 18, 1999
  • Plaque of Appreciation to Connie Mack by the Board of Trustees, Cape Coral Medical Center, 1976
  • Plaque of Recognition presented to Connie Mack for Support of the 2nd Annual Making Strides Against Cancer on November 9, 1991
  • Plaque of Recognition presented to Connie Mack by the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 1995
  • Framed Prostate Awareness Paper
  • Pretty Woman Rose Awarded to Priscilla Mack by the Council of Fashion Designers of America, September 21, 2000
  • Celebrate Independence Award Awarded to Senator Connie Mack by the Multiple Sclerosis Society.
  • US Oncology Medal of Honor Award-2000
  • Friends of Cancer Research token of Gratitude
  • Home Care Mug
  • Announcement for the Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center’s Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, June 6, 1997
  • Shriner’s Hospital for Crippled Children-Tampa Unit, 10th Anniversary Plaque [Note: Since this award was given, Shriners removed the term “Crippled” from the hospital names, with them currently named “Shriners Hospitals for Children,” or “Shriners Healthcare for Children.”]
  • Announcement for the Grand Opening of the Heart Institute and Emergency Center at Southwest Florida Regional Medical Center, July 1991 

Box Three

  • Plaque from the Women’s Health Center Acknowledging Connie and Priscilla Mack
  • The Public Policy Leadership Award Plaque for Connie Mack (from the American Cancer Society)
  • Plaque from the Joe Dimaggio Children’s Hospital to Senator Connie Mack
  • Plaque from the Society of Surgical Oncology honoring Connie Mack
  • Plaque to Senator Connie Mack from USF in thanks for the passage of the 1999 Children’s Hospitals Education and Research Act
  • Excalibur trophy Given to Connie and Priscilla Mack from the American Cancer Society
  • Mug 

Box Four

  • Plaque presented to Connie Mack commemorating the Heart Institute and Emergency Center Dedication Ceremony
  • Certificate of Investment to Connie Mack
  • National Humanitarian Health Care Award given to Connie Mack by the National Patient Advocate Foundation
  • SGO Congressional Award Plaque from the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists
  • Plaque given to Mack in March 2000 by the Florida Dietetic Association
  • Plaque given to Connie Mack by the class of 1997 from the University of Florida College of Medicine for giving a graduation Speech
  • Plaque presented to Connie Mack from the University of Miami’s Health Services Research Center
  • Trophy given to Connie Mack by the National Coalition for Cancer Research
  • Distinguished Service Award given to Connie Mack by the Council of American Kidney Societies 

Box Five

  • Komen Lifetime Achievement Award given to Connie Mack by the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
  • Wooden Block Presented to Priscilla and Connie Mack in September 1997 in Washington D.C.
  • Thank You Plaque given to Mack for being a dedication speaker for the Care Unit/Stress Center Medical Center Hospital, Punta Gorda
  • Oncology Nursing Society Honor Award Presented to Senator Connie Mack on February 18, 2000
  • The American Psychiatric Association Distinguished Service Award presented to Senator Connie Mack on April 11, 2000
  • 2 Glass Mugs 

Box Six

Glass Eagle

Box Seven

  • Two Metal Bowls-Homecare Providers Co-op 9th Annual Convention, March 1997, New Orleans
  • Lifetime Achievement Award presented to Senator Connie Mack and Priscilla Mack from the National Coalition for Cancer Research
  • Wooden Pedestal Presented to Connie Mack in Washington D.C. on September 21, 2000
  • Special Recognition Award presented to Connie Mack from the Association of American Medical Colleges
  • Award given to Mack on May 5, 1998 by the National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund
  • Award given to Mack on May 6, 1997 by the National Breast Cancer Coalition
  • Award given to Mack on May 2, 1995 by the National Breast Cancer Coalition
  • Award given to Connie Mack on May 7, 1996 by the National Breast Cancer Coalition 

Box Eight

  • Connie Mack-Outstanding U.S. Senator Dr. Nathan Davis Award presented by the American Medical Association 1996
  • Letter Opener and Scissors from the Holy Cross Hospital
  • 7th Annual Morris K. Udall Public Service Award Presented to Connie Mack  by the Parkinson’s Action Network, May 23, 2000 

Box Nine

  • 1998 National Public Leadership Award Presented to Connie and Priscilla Mack by the National Coalition for Cancer Surivorship
  • The Paul E. Tsongas Memorial Award Presented to Connie Mack by the Lymphoma Research Foundation of America
  • Award Given to Connie Mack by the Florida Schools of Medicine on March 1, 2000
  • Albert B. Sabin Hero of Science Award 1999 Presented by the Americans for Medical Progress Educational Foundation
  • Public Service Award Presented to Connie Mack on May 19, 2000 by the American Society of Clinical Oncology 

Box Ten

Lifetime Achievement Award given to Connie Mack April 4, 2000

Box Eleven

American Cancer Society Connie Mack III Award-May 16, 1992, Presented for Loyal and Outstanding Service in the fight against cancer 

Flatbox 1

  • Framed Picture of the Family Health Center-LaBelle
  • Framed Picture of the Family Health Center-Downtown Fort Meyers 

Loose Item

1996 Florida Favorite Son, Connie Mack-United States Senator