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The collection includes materials collected and produced by A. P. Andrews, in his effort to substantiate Sylvester Magee’s claim to have been an adult enslaved man that served in the Civil War. The collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings and journal articles, research notes produced by Andrews, photographs, and reel-to-reel tapes of oral histories of Magee and some of his family members.
A unique and extremely detailed first-hand visual and textual record of railroad fieldwork in the early years of the 20th-century.
This collection contains photographs, slides, postcards, and memoirs of Mississippi.
Documenting the life and civic service of long-time Durant, Mississippi mayor.
The Fleet C. Burkett Papers contain letters, newspaper clippings, and photographs pertaining to Burkett’s time at Mississippi Normal College and after. He was the oldest living alumni from the original class of Mississippi Normal College in 1912. This collection would be of interest to those studying about the beginning of Mississippi Normal College and student life at Mississippi Normal College.
Materials from Cherry Burns’ world travels.
Memorabilia of Demonstration School of Mississippi Southern College,
Eugene V. Cameron served aboard the U.S.S. Biloxi during his tenure in the U.S. Navy during World War II. The U.S.S. Biloxi was commissioned in 1943 and served in the Pacific Ocean. The ship was decommissioned in 1946.
This collection contains Hattiesburg/Petal history materials.
This collection contains materials related to Lionel Dyck, Jr.
Materials regarding the Underground Railroad and other aspects of African American history collected by Dr. Falk, the first Medical Committee for Human Rights Field Secretary in Mississippi.
Diary, ship's log, memoirs, correspondence, memorabilia concerning his service in the U.S. Navy with the Seventh Fleet near New Guinea.
This collection consists of biographical data and personal diaries that provide insight concerning the career, lifestyle, and personality of Dr. Bertha Maude Fritzsche. The material begins in 1929 when Fritzsche began teaching home economics at the University of Southern Mississippi (USM), known then as the State Teacher's College, and continues until her death in March 1990. The collection is divided into two series: Biographical Data (1929-1987) and Diaries (1937-1990).
Family correspondence, scrapbook, other of Mississippi railroad entrepreneur, politician, judge, and founder of Hattiesburg, Laurel, and Gulfport, Mississippi.
This Collection consists of 2 boxes of historical records on the Hattiesburg Lions Club, dating from its Charter on February 28, 1928 to 1993.
The collection includes photocopies of two manuscripts entitled “Travels in America” written by David “Pears” Smith Hiddle as well as a typed transcript of the manuscripts.
This collection consists primarily of materials pertaining to the book, "Letters From Mississippi", which was first published in 1965, and republished in 2002. The book contains letters written by Mississippi Freedom Summer volunteers in 1964 about their experiences in that important segment of the Civil Rights Movement.
Photographs and personal reminiscences of his experiences as a Freedom School teacher in Hattiesburg during Freedom Summer 1964.
Writings, correspondence, photographs, and condolence letters on the death of this outspoken proponent of Civil Rights and Rabbi at Temple B'Nai Israel in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
This collection documents the activities and life of Sara Craig McCorkle. It includes photographs, ephemera, audio tapes, and DVDs.
This collection contains documents and photographs.
The collection contains correspondence and photographs from Lillian and Franklin Muston.
Research collection about leader of Quantrill's Raiders in Missouri.
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.
Materials cover the feminist movement, a farm co-op, and Sue’s artistic endeavors.
Letters written during the Civil War from Hardy to his first wife Sallie Ann Johnson Hardy, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other family materials.
- Personal narratives. 27
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.). 20
- Letter. 19
- Records (Documents). 12
- Memoir. 10
- Albums (Books). 9
- Manuscript. 9
- Memorabilia. 8
- Diaries. 7
- World War, 1939-1945. 7
- Newsletters. 6
- Programs (Publications). 6
- Books. 5
- Brochures. 5
- Essay. 5
- Negatives. 5
- Periodicals. 5
- Civil rights. 4
- Map. 4 ∧ less
- Hardy, William H. (William Harris), 1837-1917 2
- Sojourner, Sue [Lorenzi] (Susan Sadoff Lorenzi Hasalo), 1941-2020 2
- 103d Infantry Division Association of World War II. 1
- Andrews, Alfred P. 1
- Andrews, Zetna 1
- Appling, Alfred A. 1
- Balfour, Jeff Edward, 1922-2006 1
- Burns , Cherry Lou Fellner , 1926- 1
- Cavanaugh, Lillian Lydia 1
- Chicago and North Western Railway Company. CNW (1859–1995) 1
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company. CBQ (1849–1970) 1
- Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago, and St. Louis Railway Company. CCC&StL (1889–1930) 1
- Cook, R.C., Dr., 4th President of Mississippi Southern College (now the University of Southern Mississippi) (Robert Cecil), 1903-1979 1
- Dearman, Thomas E., 1900-1990 1
- Dixie Darlings (Dance team). (1954-) 1
- Dyck, Lionel, Jr. 1
- Falk, Leslie A (Leslie Alan), 1915- 1
- Fike, Claude E., Dr., University Archivist and Director of McCain Library & Archives; Dean of the College of Arts, 1920-1994 1
- Fritzsche, Bertha Maude, 1901-1990 1
- George, J. B., Dr., 3rd President of Mississippi Southern College (now the University of Southern Mississippi) (Jennings Burton), 1893-1971 1 ∧ less