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Rabbi Arthur J. Lelyveld Collection
The collection contains photocopies of newspaper articles describing the attack on Rabbi Arthur J. Lelyveld, Lawrence Spears, and David Owen on July 10, 1964. There are also two DVDs of interviews with Rabbi Lelyveld.
Carol Lindley "Miss Hattie" Columns
Newspaper clippings of columns published in the Hattiesburg American. They contain advice on etiquette, decorating, arts & crafts, flowers, shrubs, & gardening. Most of the columns have at least one recipe. Some recipes are from area restaurants.
Rabbi Charles Mantinband Papers
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.
Kenneth G. McCarty Papers
This collection contains records, notes, photographs, and publications.
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.
McCleskey Architectural Drawings
Architectural drawings generated by Hearon & McCleskey Associated Architects.
John A. McLeod Department Store Records
Business records of a Hattiesburg, Mississippi department store.
Merchants Café Collection
This collection contains information about The Merchants Café.
Methodist Hospital Historical Collection
Photographs, newspaper clippings and memorabilia about this Hattiesburg hospital (now Wesley Medical Center) and its School of Nursing.
Mississippi Historical Music Scores
This collection contains two pieces of sheet music from early popular music publishing from 1912 and 1921 respectively. These two songs are representative of nostalgic and romantic themes typical of that era such as the Mississippi River, the riverboat, and Mississippi life.
Mississippi Menu Collection
Menus from various eating establishments in Mississippi, primarily the Hattiesburg area.
Dr. Chester “Bo” Morgan Collection
Bo Morgan holds a Ph.D. in history from Memphis State University. He studies the history of the American South and is a leading expert on Mississippi history. He teaches courses on the South after Reconstruction, Mississippi, the theory and philosophy of history, and intellectual history. Dr. Morgan, the former chair of the Department of History at Delta State University, joined USM's Department of History in the fall of 2009.
Mystic Krewe of Zeus of Hattiesburg Records Collection
This collection contains clippings, correspondence, memorabilia, menus, invitations, media, scrapbooks, photographs, speeches and planning materials for The Mystic Krewe of Zeus. The materials primarily date 1924-2020.
J.J. Newman Lumber Company Records
This collection consists of thirteen volumes of journals and ledgers documenting the financial condition, accounts and related activities of the J. J. Newman Lumber Company which operated in Hattiesburg, Mississippi between approximately 1894 and 1943. It is not a complete set of the company's books, but some information is available for almost every year of the company's existence. The largest gaps for which no information is available are 1899-1902 and 1907-1908.
Original Home and Garden Club Collection
Scrapbooks, minutes, yearbooks, photographs, and early histories of the Original Home and Garden Club of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 1927-1990.
Orpheus Club Records
This collection includes records of Orpheus Club activities from 1926 to 1986.
Selby Parker Collection
The Selby Parker collection consists of one essay, a typescript, and miscellaneous articles written by and pertaining to the Mississippi author and former Youth Court Counselor of Hattiesburg, Mississippi. This collection is of particular interest to researchers studying the 1960s Civil Rights Movement, Mississippi authors and journalists, the University of Southern Mississippi, and local Hattiesburg history.
Susan Patterson Papers
Documents related to the Freedom Summer project and Freedom School.
Mamie Lee Phillips Civil Rights Memoir
Her memories of housing Civil Rights workers in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, in the 1960s.
Tom Rhea Phillips III Collection
This collection contains historical materials, children’s books, and various magazines.
Pine Belt Family YMCA Records
This multi-faceted collection consists of materials related to the 80 year history of the Pine Belt Family YMCA, originally known as the Hattiesburg YMCA.
Abner & Ida Chambers Polk Family Papers
A collection of correspondence, estate documents, certificates, newsletters, genealogical materials and other items pertaining to the families of Abner Polk and his wife, Ida Chambers Polk. Abner Polk was born in Lawrence County, Mississippi in 1860, and Ida Chambers was born in Washington County, Alabama in 1867. Abner and Ida were married on February 13, 1890, and lived in Marion County, Mississippi until approximately 1898, when they moved to Hattiesburg.
Moran Pope Collection
Memorabilia from Hattiesburg, the Demonstration School, Mississippi Normal College, State Teachers College, and The University of Mississippi.
This collection consists of postcards the bulk of which depict Mississippi, but there are a sizeable number containing images from the United States, foreign countries, theme cards and cards of individuals.
Anita Prados Collection
The collection includes various items related to Anita Prados’ time as a student at Mississippi Normal College (now known as the University of Southern Mississippi) from 1914 to 1915, including an “Application for Advance College Credits” from 1922.
George Thomas Preer Papers
Betty Press Photographs
The Betty Press Photographs Collection consists of three CDs of images taken by award-winning photographer Betty Press, which show damage along the Mississippi Gulf Coast and Hattiesburg after Hurricane Katrina. There are also forty-one pages of letters left on a tree felled in the photographer’s yard. This collection is particularly useful for researchers studying Hurricane Katrina, Mississippi storms, and public reactions to natural disasters.
Mary Winton Pulley Papers
Questers - Magnolia Memories Chapter #1356
Scrapbooks materials from the Hattiesburg area club, the Questers, Magnolia Memories Chapter #1356.
- Hattiesburg (Miss.). 132
- Photographs. 69
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.). 68
- Letter. 61
- Records (Documents). 58
- Hattiesburg (Miss.) -- Social Life and customs. 35
- Financial documents. 34
- Programs (Publications). 34
- Albums (Books). 33
- Clubs. 33
- University of Southern Mississippi. 27
- Brochures. 26
- Memorabilia. 26
- Civil rights. 23
- Civil rights workers -- Mississippi. 21
- University of Southern Mississippi -- Students. 20
- Periodicals. 19
- Forrest County (Miss.) 18
- Hattiesburg (Miss.) -- History -- 20th century. 18
- Minutes (Records). 18 + ∧ less
- Hattiesburg High School. 7
- The Hattiesburg American (Miss.) (1897-) 6
- Adams, Victoria Gray, 1926-2006 3
- Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966 3
- Gandy, Evelyn, 26th Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi (Edythe Evelyn), 1920-2007 3
- Hardy, William H. (William Harris), 1837-1917 3
- Hattiesburg (Miss.) Public Schools. 3
- Lelyveld, Arthur J., Rabbi, 1913-1996 3
- Ben-Ami, David Z., Rabbi, 1924-2008 2
- Cook, R.C., Dr., 4th President of Mississippi Southern College (now the University of Southern Mississippi) (Robert Cecil), 1903-1979 2
- Demonstration School (Hattiesburg, Miss.) (1926-1963) 2
- Lucas, Aubrey K., Dr., 6th President and current President Emeritus of the University of Southern Mississippi (Aubrey Keith) 2
- McCain, William D., Dr., 5th President of Mississippi Southern College (now the University of Southern Mississippi) (William David), 1907-1993 2
- McCarty, Kenneth Graham, 1935-2019 2
- Methodist Hospital (Hattiesburg, Miss.) 2
- Mississippi Central Railroad Company (1897-1967) 2
- Mississippi. Department of Archives and History. MDAH 2
- Mystic Krewe of Zeus (Hattiesburg, Miss.). (1924-) 2
- Owen, David 2
- Randall, Herbert, 1936- 2 + ∧ less