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Lillian Lydia Cavanaugh Muston Collection
The collection contains correspondence and photographs from Lillian and Franklin Muston.
Andrew J. Patrick Letter
Mamie Lee Phillips Civil Rights Memoir
Her memories of housing Civil Rights workers in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, in the 1960s.
Alvy Ray Pittman World War II Memoir
World War II Memoir compiled by Sgt. Alvy Ray Pittman, USMC, and a paper written about Sgt. Pittman by his daughter, titled "A Common Virtue." The memoir spans the period 1942-1945.
Richard B. Pittman Letters
Family correspondence of Confederate soldier in Company "F"/"Marion's Men."
Mary Winton Pulley Papers
William Clarke Quantrill Research Collection
Research collection about leader of Quantrill's Raiders in Missouri.
“Reflections of Mississippi Freedom Summer”
John Leroy "Lee" Robinson Papers
Letters from a Confederate soldier with the Mississippi Volunteers.
Reba Rogers Memoir: "Reba's Reflections"
A twenty-two page memoir written by Reba Pickering Rogers, a native of Covington County, Mississippi, at the request of her grandchildren.
Joseph S. Schwartz Civil Rights Letters
Letters written by a Freedom Summer volunteer in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
Milton W. Shaw Letter
Terri Shaw Freedom Summer Collection
Typescript and articles recounting her experiences as a volunteer in the COFO office in Hattiesburg during Freedom Summer 1964.
Shelton Baptist Church (Moselle, Mississippi) Collection
Material pertaining to the 100th anniversary of Shelton Baptist Church in Moselle, Mississippi, held in 2007.
Samuel Shepard Letter
Letter from Samuel Shepard to his family. The letter is believed to have been written during the Civil War.
Raymond Shonholtz Freedom Summer Memoir
Memoir of Raymond Shonholtz's experiences as a Mississippi Freedom Summer volunteer in Clarksdale, Mississippi in 1964.
William Price Shreve Papers
Civil War memoir by William P. Shreve relating to his William P. Shreve's military career in the American Civil War dating between June, 1861, and February, 1864.
Michael Sledge Research Collection
Dr. James P. Smith Collection
The collection contains testimonies, articles, press releases, and documents on various aspects of Mississippi during the Hurricane Katrina disaster and the years of struggle for recovery on the Mississippi gulf coast. These materials were compiled by University of Southern Mississippi History Professor, James "Pat" Smith, in creating his book Hurricane Katrina: the Mississippi Story.
Henry and Sue [Lorenzi] Sojourner Civil Rights Movement Collection
The Henry and Sue [Lorenzi] Sojourner Civil Rights Movement Collection contains a vast array of materials from during and after the [Lorenzi] Sojourner’s time in Holmes County, 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.
Susan Hasalo Sojourner Collection
Materials cover the feminist movement, a farm co-op, and Sue’s artistic endeavors.
Charles Sowerwine Freedom Summer Collection
Letters by civil rights volunteer.
Lawrence D. Spears Civil Rights Collection
Materials about the assault of civil rights workers Lawrence Spears, David Owen, and Rabbi Arthur Lelyveld in Hattiesburg, Mississippi on July 10, 1964.
Klaus & Elisabeth C. Speer Papers
Personal diaries of Elisabeth Speer, family Christmas letters, and scrapbook of newspaper clippings concerning Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi.
Thomas Spight Letters
David Neal Tigert Letters
The David Neal Tigert Letters consist of approximately 200 letters written by Corp. David Neal Tigert to his parents when he served in the Korean War in the Military Police. There is also one World War I letter composed by Tigert’s father, W. D. Tigert, as well as other miscellaneous documents. This collection would be of particular interest to researchers studying World War I, the Korean War, and life at home in Laurel, Mississippi.
Roy Torkington Freedom Summer Collection
Photocopies of letters written by Freedom Summer volunteer, Roy Torkington, to his fiance, Anne. Mr. Torkington assisted with voter registration in Itta Bena , Mississippi (Leflore County), and the letters describe his surroundings, his thoughts, and events that took place during his sojourn in Mississippi.
Louisa D. Mott Van Buren Civil War Memoir and Related Material
Jacob and Alexander Vanasdall/Vanasdale Civil War Letters
This collection consists of fifteen typescripts of letters written by Jacob and Alexander Vanasdall to their relatives at home during the American Civil War. The Vanasdall brothers both served in the 16th Pennsylvania Cavalry. This collection is of interest to researchers studying the American Civil War, rural Pennsylvania, and living conditions for Union soldiers.
Felix L. Walthall Letter
Letter from Confederate solider in the Mississippi swamps.
- 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