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Victoria Gray Adams Papers
Materials relating to her life-time of civil rights and human rights activities.
Dates: circa 1938-2000
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.
Dates: circa 1920-1999
- African Americans. 2
- Awards. 2
- Calendar. 2
- Civil rights workers -- Mississippi. 2
- Civil rights. 2