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Camp Shelby History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M517
Abstract Photographs, newspaper clippings, postcards, correspondence relating to history of Camp Shelby, an armed forces training camp located near Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
Dates: Majority of material found in Circa 1918-2004

William M. Colmer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M24
Scope and Contents The vast majority of the William M. Colmer Papers encompass his forty-year career as a United States Congressman from Mississippi (1933-1972). However, it also contains a significant amount of material regarding his activities prior to his election to Congress, and a limited amount of materials generated after his retirement in 1972. The original arrangement of the materials has been preserved as closely as possible. Inclusive dates are approximately 1906–1980. The collection divided into...
Dates: 1933-1973

Catherine Adeline Crowell Camp Shelby Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: M580
Form of Material This collection contains a postcard and photographs of Catherine Crowell and her friends during their service in the Army Nurse Corps and the Women’s Army Corps in the during World War II. Also photographed in this collection are patients who she took care of during her service, and buildings within Camp Shelby.
Dates: 1945-1949; undated

Dent Family Papers

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM21-011
Form of Materials Items relating to Dent family, also includes surnames Gunn, McLeod, and Pickering. Contains a selection of very early 1900 postcards, mostly of Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Dates: circa 1900-1993

East Sixth Street U. S. O. Club Souvenir Booklet

 Collection
Identifier: M432
Abstract A booklet of photographic images and historical information regarding the services and activities of a U. S. O. Club for African American servicemen and their families during World War II.
Dates: Majority of material found within circa 1945; 1955

N.V. Hannegan Camp Shelby Letters

 Collection
Identifier: M559
Abstract The N. V. Hannegan Camp Shelby Letters Collection is comprised of twenty-five letters written between Corporal Norbert Hannegan and his sister, May Hannegan, while he was stationed at Camp Shelby, Mississippi in 1943. One letter is written by Cpl. Hannegan’s aunt, Sister Ann Vincent of Nazareth, Kentucky. This collection is of interest to researchers studying World War II, Mississippi History, and religion.
Dates: 1943

Hattiesburg American Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M566
Abstract Original photographs published in the Hattiesburg American.
Dates: 1969, circa 1972-1992

Hattiesburg Chamber of Commerce Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M479
Abstract Garland Sullivan was a member of the Board of Directors for both the Hattiesburg Area Chamber of Commerce and the Forrest County Development Foundation. The collection contains materials from the Hattiesburg Area Chamber of Commerce, Forrest County Development Foundation, Area Development Partnership, and other organizations from the Hattiesburg, Mississippi area.
Dates: 1977-1993

Ron and Elizabeth Howard Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M645
Abstract Historical materials regarding the city of Hattiesburg and Camp Shelby, Mississippi.
Dates: 1905-2002

Mary B. Kimball World War I Letter

 Collection
Identifier: M611
Abstract Letter written to Mary B. Kimball by a hospital librarian at Camp Shelby, Mississippi.
Dates: January 5, 1916 (misdated, likely 1919)

Fannie Kyker Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M518
Abstract Post cards, correspondence, printed items, photos, and other memorabilia collected by this long time Hattiesburg resident.
Dates: circa 1910-2010

Kenneth G. McCarty Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M601
Abstract This collection contains records, notes, photographs, and publications.
Dates: 1959-1999

Newspaper Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: M174
Scope and Contents Collection of issues of primarily American newspapers, including commemorative editions of papers published in Mississippi, Northern and Southern papers covering the Civil War, the Camp Shelby "Reveille", and others.
Dates: 19th-21st centuries

Nuclear Waste Disposal Research Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M427
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials generated and/or collected by Perry County Citizens Against Nuclear Disposal, Inc. (PC-CAND). This collection should be of interest to those researching any aspect of nuclear waste disposal.
Dates: circa 1969-1987

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