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Beauvoir: Memorial to the Lost Cause

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM93-31


Fourteen duplicate video tapes and a copy of the final script for "Beauvoir: Memorial to the Lost Cause," No. 3 in the Magnolia Series produced by Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (MGCCC). The program covers the history of Beauvoir in Biloxi, Mississippi, the home of Jefferson Davis in his later years, which then became a home for old soldiers who fought for the Confederacy, and finally a public memorial to the life of Jefferson Davis and the Jefferson Davis Presidential Library.

The program was written by Charles L. Sullivan, chair of the Social Studies Department at MGCCC-Perkinston Campus. The producer was Winfred Moncrief; video photographers, Winfred Moncrief, Reid Bruce; video editor/director, Doug Mansfield; still production photographers, Tom Czekanski, Russell Hatten, Bob Howie, Richard Marlowe. The program was narrated by David Elliot.

The program lasts approximately 29 minutes.


  • 1991

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).


1 Cubic Feet : 302A.B15.W1

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Professor Charles L. Sullivan.

Related Materials

A circulating copy of the video tape is available in Cook Library, call number F349.B5 B43 1991.

Beauvoir: Memorial to the Lost Cause
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Repository Details

Part of the Historical Manuscripts and Photographs Repository

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