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Charles Davis Papers
Materials documenting activities of African-American political activist in Hattiesburg,
Oseola McCarty Collection
In 1995 Miss Oseola McCarty, an African American laundress, donated the bulk of her life’s savings, $150,000, to The University of Southern Mississippi to provide scholarships for deserving students. This collection documents her generous act and the multitude of honors and awards presented to her in the ensuing years.
Henry and Sue [Lorenzi] Sojourner Civil Rights Movement Collection
The Henry and Sue [Lorenzi] Sojourner Civil Rights Movement Collection contains a vast array of materials from during and after the [Lorenzi] Sojourner’s time in Holmes County, Mississippi, during the Freedom Summer of 1964. This collection would be of interest to researchers studying the Civil Rights Movement, Mississippi history, and Freedom Summer.
Thelma Stevens Papers
The Thelma Stevens Papers collection contains personal materials, manuscript materials, published materials, photographs, and correspondence.
Daisy Harris Wade Papers
Materials documenting the work of 1960s Forrest County N.A.A.C.P. leaders J.C. Fairley and Daisy Harris.
- Civil rights. 4
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.). 4
- Letter. 4
- Periodicals. 4
- Records (Documents). 4
- African Americans -- Civil rights. 3
- African Americans. 3
- Books. 3
- Calendar. 3
- Civil rights workers -- Mississippi. 3
- Essay. 3
- Financial documents. 3
- Hattiesburg (Miss.). 3
- Memorabilia. 3
- Programs (Publications). 3
- Audiocassettes. 2
- Certificates. 2 + ∧ less
- Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966 1
- Davis, Charles L., 1943-2016 1
- Evers, Medgar Wiley, 1925-1963 1
- Hattiesburg High School. 1
- Kennard, Clyde, 1927-1963 1