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Richard S. Lackey Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM87-7

Scope and Contents

. Miscellaneous materials transferred from the Richard S. Lackey Genealogy Collection. Included are copies of manuscripts, land records, and Lackey's research relating to land records.


  • circa 1800-1873

Conditions Governing Access

Noncirculating; available for research.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).


3 Cubic Feet (total) : See M14; 302A.G6-J4.108.MC2.D11

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Transferred from the Richard S. Lackey Genealogy Collection.

Copies of books written by Richard S. Lackey are available in the Cook and McCain Libraries

"Lackey Family History" (Forest, Miss.: Lackey, 1962?), call number CS71 .L14 1962a (McCain).

"The True Democrat, Newspaper Abstracts: Paulding, Jasper County, Mississippi, 1845-1847" (Forest, Miss.: Lackey, 1968), call number F347.J4 L32x (McCain).

"1838 Personal Tax Roll for Newton County, Mississippi" (Forest, Miss.: Lackey, 1968), call number F347.N48 L32x (McCain).

"Credit Land Sales, 1811-1815: Mississippi Entries East of the Pearl" (Hattiesburg: University of Southern Mississippi, 1975), call number HD243.M7 L25 and Thesis L141c (McCain).

"Frontier Claims in the Lower South: Records of Claims Filed by Citizens of the Alabama and Tombigbee River Settlements in the Mississippi Territory for Depredations by the Creek Indians during the War of 1812" (New Orleans: Polyanthos, 1977), call number E83.813 .L34x (McCain).

"Bicentennial Collection, City of Forest, 1776-1976", compiled by Richard S. Lackey and Etoile L. Hopkins (Forest, Miss.: Forest Bicentennial Committee, 1978), call number F349.F6x L32 (McCain).

"A Filgo Family History" (Canton, Miss.: R.A. Filgo, 1982), call number CS71 .F484x 1982 (McCain).

"Write it Right: A Manual for Writing Family Histories and Genealogies" by Donald R. Barnes and Richard S. Lackey (Ocala, Fla.: Lyon Press, 1983), call number CS16 .B32 1983 (Cook, McCain).

"Cite Your Sources: A Manual for Documenting Family Histories and Genealogical Records" (Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1985, c1980), call number CS16 .L3 1985 (Cook, McCain).

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Repository Details

Part of the Historical Manuscripts and Photographs Repository

118 College Drive - 5148
Hattiesburg MS 39406-0001