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Materials relating to her life-time of civil rights and human rights activities.
The Gregory E. Favre Collection contains family materials, speeches, photographs, articles, and memorabilia.
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.
- Albums (Books). 4
- Certificates. 4
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.). 4
- Memorabilia. 4
- Speech. 4
- Financial documents. 3
- Fliers (Ephemera). 3
- Greeting cards. 3
- Periodicals. 3
- Political campaigns. 3
- African Americans -- Civil rights. 2
- Books. 2
- Calendar. 2
- Civil rights. 2 ∧ less
- Adams, Victoria Gray, 1926-2006 1
- Colmer, William Meyers, Congressman, 1890-1980 1
- Gregory and Bea Favre 1
- McCarty, Oseola, 1908-1999 1