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Charles Davis Papers
Materials documenting activities of African-American political activist in Hattiesburg,
Charles A. Marx Papers
Correspondence, reports, files, magazines documenting his career with the Mississippi Highway Patrol and as an attorney.
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.
Dates: circa 1920-1999
- African Americans. 2
- Awards. 2
- Brochures. 2
- Civil rights. 2
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.). 2