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Hensarling Family Collection
USM materials and state teaching certificates.
Duncan Heron Photographs
Photographer Duncan Heron's photographs of Paul B. Johnson (Sr. and Jr.) family in Mississippi, 1943 and 1967.
Alma Hickman Papers
The Alma Hickman Papers are a fascinating group of materials that document the life and career of one of the University of Southern Mississippi’s first faculty members. The collection provides information on the educational system in Mississippi during the years Hickman taught, as well as information on the early days of the university. It also documents the many awards and honors Hickman received throughout her career, and includes some of her personal items such as her Bible.
Dr. B.B. Hilbun Collection
The B.B. Hilbun Collection contains photographs, panoramas, and a yearbook that belonged to Benjamin Bryan Hilbun. Seen these panoramas and photographs are scenes taken from Alma Hickman’s pageant “Neka Camon,” Student Army Training Corps class photographs, and a wedding photograph from the 1960s. This collection is of particular interest to those studying college life in the early 1900s, the Mississippi Normal College, and the “Neka Camon” pageant of 1920.
Margaret Thatch Hinton Collection
Photographs, brochures, news clippings, and mementos pertaining to the State Teachers College Band's participation in the "Know Mississippi Better" tours of the U.S. by train.
Historic Sites of the Civil Rights Movement in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
Descriptions of buildings and sites in the Hattiesburg area during the Civil Rights era.
History of the University of Southern Mississippi’s Library
History of the University of Southern Mississippi’s Library, written in 1972.
Dr. Gilbert H. Hoffman Papers and Research Collection
James G. Hollandsworth Civil War Collection
The collection contains material pertaining to the writings and publications of Dr. James G. Hollandsworth, correspondence, and manuscripts.
David Holmes Letter
One original letter, dated December 29, 1822, from Senator David Holmes of Mississippi to the Secretary of the Navy. The letter endorses the recommendation made by Judge Thurston Speaks of Missouri that Hamilton E. V. Robinson, also of Missouri, be appointed as a midshipman.
David Holmes Research Collection
An assortment of items relating to Mississippi’s first governor, David Holmes (1817-1820) and the Liberty Ship named in his honor during World War II.
Holmes Family Land Deeds
Land deeds of the Holmes family of Scott County, Mississippi, ca. 1869-1926. Most of the documents are in the names of David S. Holmes and his daughter, Mary L. Holmes.
Homochitto Lumber Company Photograph
An aerial photograph of the Homochitto Lumber Company in Bude, Mississippi.
John Howard Research Collection
Materials gathered by John Howard during his research of the history of the Choral Department at USM for his dissertation.
A small section of the materials are photocopies of newspaper clippings and brochures. The remaining section of the materials are original brochures and a photograph of Jack Donovan, Choral Conductor at USM from 1964-84.
Wanda Howard Mississippi Historical Collection
Orville F. Howe Letter
Letter from Howe in response to request of Harper's Weekly for sketches of the War of 1812.
Tony Howe Railroad Map Collection
The bulk of the collection consists of 70 logging railroad maps drawn by Tony Howe. The maps portray railroad operations, timber holdings and other aspects of lumber companies that proliferated in South Mississippi during the latter years of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century.
State Detective A.J. Hoyt Letter
The collection contains a three-page letter from State Detective A. J. Hoyt to the Chief of Police in Dallas, Texas, asking for help locating an escaped convict, R. L. Buchanan, who had been serving time for murder.
Bob Hubbard Hurricane Camille Photographs
Color photographs taken of sites on the Mississippi Gulf Coast before and after Hurricane Camille.
Hughes Family Photograph Albums
Hurricane Camille Photograph Collection
Photographer Fred Hutchings' photographs of the aftermath of Hurricane Camille on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Hurricanes of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Research Collection
Research collection of historian Charles Sullivan for his book "Hurricanes of the Gulf Coast."
Carroll Ingram Papers
The collection contains various paper material such as correspondence, copied newspaper articles, copied photographs, several publications, and material on President Jimmy Carter’s inauguration.
Ingram-Day Lumber Company Photographs
Photographs of pine and oak forests owned by this Lyman, Mississippi lumber company and a 2003-2004 Forestry Association calendar.
International Women's Year (IWY) Collection
Items related to Ann Mulloy Ashmore and her experiences as chair of the Oklahoma IWY Coordination Committee. Marjorie Spruill Wheeler at The University of Southern Mississippi conducted her oral history for inclusion of her book: Divided We Stand: The Battle over Women’s Rights and Family Values that Polarized American Politics.
Jackson Freedom House Civil Rights Photograph
Jefferson Davis Soldiers' Home Records
This collection consists of records of the Jefferson Davis Soldiers' Home, located at Beauvoir in Biloxi, Mississippi. The bulk of the material dates from 1944 to 1954. It documents the operation of the home and includes records of the home's board of directors and superintendents, as well as payroll and budget records, and inmate files.
Paul B. Johnson Family Papers
Erle E. Johnston, Jr. Papers
This collection is comprised mainly of materials that document Erle Johnston's personal life and professional activities from approximately 1922 through his death in 1995. The Erle Johnston Papers should be beneficial to any researcher interested in the Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi, as well as the political history of Mississippi in the twentieth century. The collection also provides insight into the life and personality of an important Mississippian.
Erle Johnston Oral History Appendix
- Historical Manuscripts and Photographs 450
- University Archives 2
- Letter. 206
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.). 169
- Photographs. 166
- Records (Documents). 139
- University of Southern Mississippi -- Faculty. 77
- Hattiesburg (Miss.). 73
- University of Southern Mississippi -- Students. 68
- University of Southern Mississippi. 68
- Periodicals. 64
- Programs (Publications). 62
- Mississippi Freedom Project. 60
- Civil rights. 59
- Memorabilia. 59
- Financial documents. 55
- Civil rights workers -- Mississippi. 53
- Brochures. 51
- Albums (Books). 50
- Newsletters. 48
- Manuscript. 47
- Speech. 45 + ∧ less
- German 1
- Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966 6
- Stennis, John C., Senator (John Cornelius), 1901-1995 6
- Bilbo, Theodore Gilmore, Governor, 1877-1947 5
- Gandy, Evelyn, 26th Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi (Edythe Evelyn), 1920-2007 5
- Hattiesburg High School. 5
- Student Printz (1927-) 5
- The Hattiesburg American (Miss.) (1897-) 5
- Adams, Victoria Gray, 1926-2006 4
- Chaney, James Earl (1943-1964) 4
- Goodman, Andrew, 1943-1964 4
- Johnson, Paul B., Jr., Governor (Paul Burney), 1916-1985 4
- Lucas, Aubrey K., Dr., 6th President and current President Emeritus of the University of Southern Mississippi (Aubrey Keith) 4
- McCain, William D., Dr., 5th President of Mississippi Southern College (now the University of Southern Mississippi) (William David), 1907-1993 4
- Schwerner, Michael Henry, 1939-1964 4
- United States. General Land Office. United States Land Office. 4
- Demonstration School (Hattiesburg, Miss.) (1926-1963) 3
- Fike, Claude E., Dr., University Archivist and Director of McCain Library & Archives; Dean of the College of Arts, 1920-1994 3
- Hattiesburg (Miss.) Public Schools. 3
- Johnston, Erle E., 1917-1995 3
- Kennard, Clyde, 1927-1963 3 + ∧ less