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John Q. Adams Letters
Samuel Andrew Agnew Diaries
Diaries of farmer, teacher, minister in North Mississippi, 46 volumes.
Garret Smith Ainsworth Papers
Alfred P. Andrews Sylvester Magee Research Collection
The collection includes materials collected and produced by A. P. Andrews, in his effort to substantiate Sylvester Magee’s claim to have been an adult enslaved man that served in the Civil War. The collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings and journal articles, research notes produced by Andrews, photographs, and reel-to-reel tapes of oral histories of Magee and some of his family members.
Alfred A. Appling Railroad Surveyor Papers
A unique and extremely detailed first-hand visual and textual record of railroad fieldwork in the early years of the 20th-century.
Nelson H. Bailey Letters
Letters about his Civil War experiences from Virginia and Delaware.
Jeff Balfour Collection
This collection contains photographs, slides, postcards, and memoirs of Mississippi.
David Batzka Civil Rights Collection
The David Batzka Civil Rights Collection contains papers from before, during, and after Batzka’s time in Clarksdale, Mississippi, during the Freedom Summer of 1964. This collection would be of interest to researchers studying the Civil Rights Movement, Mississippi history, and Freedom Summer.
Granville W. and Mary Caroline Belcher Letters
George Alfred Bell Letters
Dr. Roy G. Bigelow Collection
Two items Dr. Roy G. Bigelow had with him during his time in France during WWI.
C.H. Blanton, Jr. Scrapbooks
Documenting the life and civic service of long-time Durant, Mississippi mayor.
Etta Dunn Bolian Memoirs
Her life in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana and Magnolia and Bogue Chitto, Mississippi.
Edmond A. Boudreaux, Jr. Papers
Six articles written by Edmond Boudreaux, Mississippi Gulf Coast historian.
Fleet C. Burkett Papers
The Fleet C. Burkett Papers contain letters, newspaper clippings, and photographs pertaining to Burkett’s time at Mississippi Normal College and after. He was the oldest living alumni from the original class of Mississippi Normal College in 1912. This collection would be of interest to those studying about the beginning of Mississippi Normal College and student life at Mississippi Normal College.
Cherry Burns Collection
Materials from Cherry Burns’ world travels.
Jackie Yelverton Burton Papers
Memorabilia of Demonstration School of Mississippi Southern College,
Andrew and Mary E. Burwell Letters
Original and photocopies of letters predominately between Mary E. and Andrew Burwell. A handful of letters are to Andrew’s family. Also in the collection are a photocopy of a lock of hair and poems.
Eugene V. Cameron/USS Biloxi Collection
Eugene V. Cameron served aboard the U.S.S. Biloxi during his tenure in the U.S. Navy during World War II. The U.S.S. Biloxi was commissioned in 1943 and served in the Pacific Ocean. The ship was decommissioned in 1946.
William Pitt Chambers Diary
Memoir of Chambers' service in 46th Mississippi Infantry.
Gary Mark Clark Hurricane Katrina Collection
One printed copy of a diary kept by Gary Mark Clark, Senior Process Engineer at Masonite Corporation in Laurel, Mississippi from August 29 – December 31, 2005, with an epilogue written in March 2006. The diary chronicles events during the onslaught of Hurricane Katrina on August 29, 2005, and in the weeks of chaos that followed. The collection also includes a copy of the diary on compact disk.
Dr. Joseph H. Clements Papers
P.H. Craven Letters
John Wesley Culpepper Journal
Journal kept by Confederate soldier in Army of Northern Virginia. and 3 transcribed letters.
Rufus R. Dawes Letters
Letters from Union Brigadier General Dawes concerning the Battle of Gettysburg.
Thomas E. Dearman Hattiesburg History Collection
This collection contains Hattiesburg/Petal history materials.
Hugh Carroll Dickson Civil War Letters
Photocopies and transcripts of 8 letters written by a soldier in Company "C" of the 16th Mississippi Infantry, Army of Northern Virginia.
Lionel Dyck, Jr. 103d Military Collection
This collection contains materials related to Lionel Dyck, Jr.
Hugh Boyle Ewing Letter
This is a letter written by Brigadier General Hugh Boyle Ewing of the Union Army, encamped outside of Jackson, Mississippi on July 14, 1863. In writing to his wife he recounts the shelling of Jackson, the discovery of some papers belonging to Jefferson Davis, the murder of a Federal officer by the 3rd Texas Calvary, and the capture of the 3rd Texas Calvary by General William Tecumseh Sherman.
Leslie A. Falk African American History Research Collection
Materials regarding the Underground Railroad and other aspects of African American history collected by Dr. Falk, the first Medical Committee for Human Rights Field Secretary in Mississippi.
- Personal narratives. 83
- Letter. 57
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 31
- Photographs. 30
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 29
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.). 28
- Memoir. 26
- Diaries. 20
- Records (Documents). 20
- Mississippi Freedom Project. 13
- Albums (Books). 12
- Civil rights workers -- Mississippi. 12
- Civil rights. 12
- Mississippi -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 12
- Essay. 11
- Manuscript. 11
- World War, 1939-1945. 11
- Memorabilia. 10
- Hattiesburg (Miss.). 8
- Poetry. 8 + ∧ less
- Hardy, William H. (William Harris), 1837-1917 2
- Lelyveld, Arthur J., Rabbi, 1913-1996 2
- Sojourner, Sue [Lorenzi] (Susan Sadoff Lorenzi Hasalo), 1941-2020 2
- 103d Infantry Division Association of World War II. 1
- Adams, John Q., -1866 1
- Adams, Victoria Gray, 1926-2006 1
- Agnew, Samuel Andrew, 1833-1902 1
- Ainsworth, Garrett Smith, 1839-1863 1
- Andrews, Alfred P. 1
- Andrews, Zetna 1
- Appling, Alfred A. 1
- Bailey, Nelson H. 1
- Balfour, Jeff Edward, 1922-2006 1
- Barbour, Haley, 63rd Governor of Mississippi, 1947- 1
- Batzka, David Lee, 1941-2002 1
- Beech, Bob, Reverend (Robert L.), -2008 1
- Belcher, Granville W., circa 1832 1
- Belcher, Mary Caroline 1
- Ben-Ami, David Z., Rabbi, 1924-2008 1
- Bigelow, Roy G., Dr., Dean Emeritus, Department of Education and Psychology, 1893-1973 1 + ∧ less