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Victoria Gray Adams Papers
Materials relating to her life-time of civil rights and human rights activities.
American Civil Liberties Union, Southern Regional Office, Records
Theodore G. Bilbo Papers
Daniel S. Blumenthal Papers
The Blumenthal papers are a relatively small, but diverse collection of materials; the papers are divided into two series.
Robert Cecil Cook Papers
Emilye Crosby Civil Rights Collection (AM18-05)
Primary and secondary research materials related to Claiborne County, Mississippi and its county seat, Port Gibson. Claiborne County was the center of a little-known but profound demonstration and struggle during the civil rights movement resulting in the United States Supreme Court Case NAACP v. Claiborne Hardware Company.
J.C. Fairley Civil Rights Collection
NAACP correspondence and materials documenting the contributions of this Hattiesburg Civil Rights leader.
Leesha Faulkner Civil Rights Collection
A group of materials that give an in depth look into the Civil Rights Movement and primarily the Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission.
Albert F. Gordon Freedom Rider Collection
Lists of Freedom Riders, arrest records, investigative reports, correspondence, newspaper clippings, etc.
This collection should be of value to researchers interested in the Freedom Rides and the Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi.
W.G. “Bud” Gray Papers
This collection consists primarily of materials related to Gray’s law enforcement career in Mississippi.
Charles F. Heartman Papers
Robert B. Helfrich Papers
John Kitson Letters
Charles A. Marx Papers
Correspondence, reports, files, magazines documenting his career with the Mississippi Highway Patrol and as an attorney.
Mississippi (State of) vs. W. M. McDonald, Jr.
Court record of indictment and trial of W.M. McDonald, Jr., convicted of embezzlement while employed as a cashier at the Bank of Utica in Utica, Mississippi.
Jessie Morrison Collection
Materials in this collection span more than a century of activities relating to Jessie Morrison and her family. Most of the materials have been photocopied, due to water and insect damage.
STATE of Mississippi BOARD OF PSYCHOLOGICAL EXAMINERS et al. v. Ray Coxe
Photocopy of trial record made at request of Professor John Alcorn, chairman of Couseling Psychology and Counseling Education.
Sullivan-Kilrain Fight Collection
This collection should be of interest to students of history, as well as local history buffs. While accounts of the fight differ on minor points such as the color of the fighters' trunks, what they ate for breakfast, and what they drank between rounds, they are in agreement on such major issues as events leading up to the fight, length of the fight, round by round descriptions, and of course, the outcome -- the Great John L. remained heavyweight champion of the world.
Tatum Family Business Records
The Tatum family were prominent owners of businesses and land in and around the Hattiesburg, Mississippi area beginning in 1893 with the establishment of their first lumber mill. The collection contains financial records, personal papers, photographs, blueprints, newspaper articles, maps and artifacts of the Tatum family’s business dealings as well as local Hattiesburg history, including W. S. F. Tatum’s mayoral term from 1922 to 1924 and again from 1928 to 1936.
United States of America vs. Theron C. Lynd, Registrar of Voters for Forrest County, Mississippi - Legal case
Court records of a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Department of Justice against a county registrar of voters for infringing the civil rights of black citizens by denying them the right to vote.
Thomas Daniel Young Papers
This collection contains correspondence, research materials, drafts, and lectures by the author or editor of a dozen books about Southern literature.
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.). 16
- Letter. 14
- Records (Documents). 12
- Photographs. 11
- Financial documents. 8
- Civil rights. 6
- Legal forms. 6
- Race relations. 6
- Records and briefs. 6
- Civil rights movements -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century. 5
- Court decisions and opinions. 5
- Minutes (Records). 5
- Periodicals. 5
- Programs (Publications). 5
- Trial transcripts. 5
- Books. 4
- Brochures. 4
- Calendar. 4
- Clubs. 4 + ∧ less
- Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966 2
- Adams, Victoria Gray, 1926-2006 1
- American Civil Liberties Union. Southern Regional Office 1
- Bilbo, Theodore Gilmore, Governor, 1877-1947 1
- Bishop, John Peale, 1892-1944 1
- Blumenthal, Daniel S., Dr., 1942- 1
- Bonhomie & Hattiesburg Southern Railroad Company. B & HS (1923-1953) 1
- Bowers, Samuel Holloway, 1924-2006 1
- Bufkin , William A. (William Alfred ), 1934- 1
- Cowley, Malcolm, 1898-1989 1
- Crosby, Emilye 1
- Davidson, Donald, 1893-1968 1
- Fairley, J. C. (Jimmy Carter), 1921- 1
- Faulkner, Leesha 1
- Gillespie, Sarah E. 1
- Heartman, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1883-1953 1
- Helfrich, Robert B., Judge 1
- Johnston, Erle E., 1917-1995 1
- Kitson, John 1
- Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881 1 + ∧ less