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Adams County Police and Miscellaneous County Records
The bulk of the collection contains various items and documents relating to the various activities of the Adams County Board of Police that were generated between 1840-1842 and 1850-1856. Warrants for payment to Constable Peter Laurence, road and bridge maintenance reports, and sundry license applications make up most of the collection, but there are also documents relating to the county alms house and allegiance oaths by Board of Police members.
Victoria Gray Adams Papers
Materials relating to her life-time of civil rights and human rights activities.
Joseph Reid Anderson Letter
Letter from Anderson, president of Tredegar Iron Works in Richmond, Virginia to New York firm of Niel, Davidson & Co., relating to payment of bill.
George Beatty and John Heimer Ledger
Stewart L. Bennett Civil War Collection
Research collection about Union soldier Charles Dana Miller, including the diary of Union Captain R.S. Chamberlain.
Theodore G. Bilbo Papers
William T. Brannon Papers
In 1971, William Brannon donated materials to the University of Southern Mississippi Archives. The collection largely consists of magazines, manuscripts, and correspondence related to the writer’s career as both a staff and freelance writer whose work appeared in many publications.
J.D. Brown Records
Lonette Bryant Cliburn Papers
The Lonette Bryant Cliburn Papers consist of early twentieth-century documents, letters, and photographs that pertain to the Henry-Rowell-Waldrup and related families of Jasper County, Mississippi. This collection is of particular interest to researchers studying traditional farming in Mississippi, World War I correspondence, women’s roles in the early twentieth century, William Carey University, University of Southern Mississippi, and local Hattiesburg history.
Henry Clay Collins Ledgers
Two ledgers of a Moselle, Mississippi merchant, donated by his grandson, Dr. Marice Brown. The ledgers cover the periods 1911-1914 and 1914-1917.
William M. Colmer Papers
Confederate States of America. Army. Board of Survey, Ruggles Command. Proceedings
Confederate States of America. Port of Holly Springs, Mississippi customs form
L.N. Dantzler Lumber Company Collection
L.N. Dantzler Lumber Company records.
Daughters of the American Revolution, John Rolfe Chapter, Records
Charles Davis Papers
Materials documenting activities of African-American political activist in Hattiesburg,
Ruby Randle Dedeaux Collection
The collection contains memorabilia related to Ruby Randle Dedeaux’s time at Mississippi Normal College from 1914-1916 as well as her “Golden Jubilee Diploma” from 1966.
Dixie Darlings Alumnae Association Historical Collection
Photographs, news clippings, programs, uniforms, and memorabilia related to The Dixie Darlings Alumnae Association.
John Donne Variorum Papers
J.C. Fairley Civil Rights Collection
NAACP correspondence and materials documenting the contributions of this Hattiesburg Civil Rights leader.
L.E. Faulkner Papers
S.J. Fitzgerald Collection
T.L. Grace & Company and its cotton business affairs.
Flinn-Pegram Family Collection
The collection contains various receipts, deeds, and items of correspondence from the Finn Pegram families, and materials range in date from 1830 to 1903. There are also a few samples of 19th century advertising included: “Dr. Clark’s Pocket Memorandum Book” and an Arm & Hammer brand booklet that contains a series of stereotypical depictions of African Americans from that time period.
Forrest County Poll Tax Receipts
Forrest County Poll Tax Receipts (A17, A18, A19) for 1964-1965. The receipts are in alphabetical order by voting precinct.
Forrest Motor Company Records
This collection contains a ledger.
Fritchman Family Papers
Letters, legal and financial documents, and other materials of the Fritchman family of Westmoreland and Washington counties in Pennsylvania. The majority of the materials pertain to David Fritchman, his children and grandchildren.
Edythe Evelyn Gandy Collection
The Edythe Evely Gandy Collection contains Gandy family materials, historical manuscript materials, photographs, films, and memorabilia.
Hugh and Betty Garraway Collection
Hattiesburg area handbooks, directories, yearbooks and booklets.
Paul L. Gaston Insurance Agency Journal
This journal (1931-1935) from Paul L. Gaston's Hattiesburg, Mississippi, insurance agency contains a monthly record for each insurance company Gaston represented. These records include the names of his clients, a description of the property insured, the amount of the insurance, and the premiums paid. Significantly, the descriptions sometimes include addresses of the insured property.
J.B. George Papers
- Records (Documents). 79
- Letter. 72
- Photographs. 57
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.). 51
- Business records. 37
- Account books. 32
- Hattiesburg (Miss.). 30
- Programs (Publications). 29
- Clubs. 26
- Memorabilia. 25
- Brochures. 21
- Minutes (Records). 21
- Legal forms. 20
- Newsletters. 19
- Periodicals. 19
- Albums (Books). 15
- Books. 15
- Certificates. 15
- Fliers (Ephemera). 15 + ∧ less
- Hattiesburg High School. 3
- Association of American Railroads. AAR (1934-) 2
- Bilbo, Theodore Gilmore, Governor, 1877-1947 2
- Confederate States of America 2
- Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966 2
- Gulf and Ship Island Railroad 2
- Gulf, Mobile and Ohio Railroad Company. GM & O (1938-1972) 2
- Mississippi Central Railroad Company (1897-1967) 2
- Riverside Brick and Manufacturing Company (1904-1927) 2
- Southern Railroad Company (1894–1990) 2
- Adams County Board of Police 1
- Adams, Victoria Gray, 1926-2006 1
- American Tung Oil Association 1
- Ashmore, Ann Mulloy 1
- Bishop, Don 1
- Bonhomie & Hattiesburg Southern Railroad Company. B & HS (1923-1953) 1
- Brannon, W. T. (William Tibbetts), 1906-1981 1
- Brown, J. D. 1
- Bufkin , William A. (William Alfred ), 1934- 1
- Campbell, Will D., 1924-2003 1 + ∧ less