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Hattiesburg Civic Light Opera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M415
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of playbills, photographs, scrapbooks, posters, correspondence, bylaws, budgets, and memorabilia of the Hattiesburg Civic Light Opera. It also includes newspaper clippings and production notes for some HCLO shows. This collection should be of interest to researchers of local theatrical organizations, or those interested in forming such groups.
Dates: 1976-2005

Hattiesburg Civil Rights Film

 Collection
Identifier: M588
Abstract This collection consists of one video of what appears to be the Freedom Day protests of January 22, 1964 that occurred for voter registration outside of the courthouse in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. The Hattiesburg Civil Rights Film is of particular interest to researchers studying the Civil Rights Movement, Mississippi, and Hattiesburg.
Dates: 1964

Hattiesburg Department of Urban Development / Historic Preservation Planner

 Collection
Identifier: M560
Abstract This collection consists of materials relating to the 1991 architectural survey of Hattiesburg’s historic district. The collection is of particular interest for researchers studying the history of Hattiesburg and architecture in the early twentieth century.
Dates: 1991

Hattiesburg Historical Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM06-29
Form of Material Photographs, artifacts, and memorabilia from Hattiesburg area businesses and others.
Dates: 1926-1956, 1976, 2006-2014 and undated

Hattiesburg Historical Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: M246
Abstract Photographs reproduced in Dr. Kenneth G. McCarty's book Hattiesburg: A Pictorial History.
Dates: circa late 1800s-1986

Hattiesburg Knights of Pythias Minute Book

 Collection
Identifier: M247
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one volume of minutes from meetings of the Knights of Pythias Crescent Lodge #47, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, covering the period March 1900 to August 1913, and two pamphlets on the history of the Knights of Pythias. The pamphlets were provided by Mr. Jack Klai, Supreme Secretary of the Knights of Pythias.The minute book contains weekly chronological entries from meetings held at Castle Hall, Odd Fellows Hall, and the third floor of the Citizens Bank...
Dates: March 1900-August 1913

Hattiesburg Lions Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: M273
Scope and Contents This Collection consists of 2 boxes of historical records on the Hattiesburg Lions Club, dating from its Charter on February 28, 1928 to 1993.
Dates: 1928-1993

Hattiesburg Little Theatre Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M331
Scope and Contents This collection contains an assortment of documents that reflect the promotional, administrative, and financial aspects of The Hattiesburg Little Theatre during the years 1965-1977. The documents from this community theatre include promotional fundraising materials, correspondence, financial statements, memorandums, membership and officer rosters, meeting minutes, play programs, and stationery.
Dates: circa 1965-1977

Hattiesburg Municipal Records

 Collection
Identifier: M208
Abstract Municipal records of Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
Dates: circa 1885-1991

Hattiesburg Public School Records

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM98-12
Abstract Ledgers and files containing the records of public schools in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
Dates: circa 1903-1955

Hattiesburg Public Schools Faculty Files

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM17-57
Dates: 1988-1999

The Hattiesburg Review Club

 Collection
Identifier: M449
Abstract The Review Club was established as a literary and social club for women in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. It started in 1913 and continues to this day with much the same structure as established in 1913.
Dates: 1913-2013

Hattiesburg Social and Service Club Yearbooks

 Collection
Identifier: M531
Scope and Contents Yearbooks and membership books for several Hattiesburg Area social and service clubs including Study Club, John Rolfe Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), Nautilus Blub, Iris Club, and Woman’s Society of Christian Service.
Dates: 1911–1971; undated

Hattiesburg Track Club Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M522
Abstract The collection contains various paper materials such as correspondence, copied newspapers, brochures, flyers, and photographs. Non-paper material items includes such things as a plaque, a ribbon, a windbreaker, and a plastic Coke mug.
Dates: circa 1970s-2000s

Hattiesburg U.S.O. Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: M211
Scope and Contents This collection consists of monthly narrative program reports for the Hattiesburg (Mississippi), U.S.O. Club, dating from March 1942 to August 1946. The reports were written in a variety of ways, but generally used a format listing regular activities such as dances, special interest club meetings, instructional programs and special activities. Sometimes a dramatic approach was taken, like a conversation between two frequent members of the Club or an impersonal third party's view of the Club's...
Dates: March 1942-Aug 1946

The Hattiesburg YWCA Records

 Collection
Identifier: M274
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a variety of materials reflecting the history of the Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, from its charter in 1924, to its merger with the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, in 1984.

This collection should be of interest to researchers of women's and girls' organizations, or women's history, and may also be of interest to researchers of the history of Hattiesburg.
Dates: 1924-1984

Melinda Haynes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M561
Abstract This collection consists of the original copy-edited manuscript of Mother of Pearl (1999) by Melinda Haynes, a Hattiesburg native. The collection is of particular interest to researchers studying Mississippi authors and fiction with themes of race.
Dates: 1999

Hercules Powder Company Oral Histories Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M582
Form of Material The Hercules Powder Company Oral Histories Collection consists of six interviews with residents of Hattiesburg’s Mobile-Bouie Street neighborhood regarding their experiences living near the Hercules Powder Company plant. This collection is of particular interest to researchers studying local Hattiesburg history, the effects of industrial and chemical plants on communities, and memory.
Dates: December 2004

Historic Sites of the Civil Rights Movement in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

 Information
Identifier: AM99
Abstract Descriptions of buildings and sites in the Hattiesburg area during the Civil Rights era.
Dates: August 1999

Edna L. Hollensed Papers

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM2000-31
Form of Material Miscellaneous personal papers of a Hattiesburg resident. Mrs. Edna L. Hollensed was the great granddaughter of John Wesley Hollensed (M34). She lived at 1414 North Main Street and died in the mid-1990s.
Dates: circa 1940s-1960s

Ron and Elizabeth Howard Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M645
Abstract Historical materials regarding the city of Hattiesburg and Camp Shelby, Mississippi.
Dates: 1905-2002

Wanda Howard Mississippi Historical Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM17-75
Form of Material 1. Want Book compliments of Flynt Wholesale Co. and Byrd’s of Columbia, Mississippi2. Want Book compliments of S.N. Thomas’ Sons of Jackson, Mississippi3. Cancelled check dated January 3, 1958, to Morgan and Lindsey from J.E. Sarphie III4. Prince Albert paper wrapper5. WWII Red and Blue Points O.P.A. stamps used for rations6. Food canning label “Miss. Hattie Brand Golden Yellow Yams Sweet Potatoes” and “Packed for Fine Trade By McInnis...
Dates: circa 1940s; 1958; undated

Tony Howe Railroad Map Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM03-4
Abstract 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.
Dates: circa 1999-2002

Just Over the Rainbow Theatre Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM18-09
Form of Material Playbills from Just Over the Rainbow Theatre.
Dates: 1987-2015; 2018

Kappa Tau Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: M430
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a scrapbook with original photographs, newspaper clippings, artifacts, minutes of meetings (1948-1955), correspondence from commercial jewelers regarding membership pins, and copies of the club’s constitution. Additionally, a preservation photocopy of the scrapbook has been made on acid-free paper and placed in the collection.
Dates: 1948-1955

Robert F. Kennedy Civil Rights Letter

 Collection
Identifier: M519
Scope and Contents An unsigned, one-page letter to U.S. Attorney General Robert F. “Bob” Kennedy from Hattiesburg, Mississippi. It appears that a local white woman wrote the letter. The letter describes the Freedom Riders and other civil rights activists negatively and criticizes the federal government for interfering in the Southern way of life.
Dates: June 5, 1961

Fannie Kyker Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M518
Abstract Post cards, correspondence, printed items, photos, and other memorabilia collected by this long time Hattiesburg resident.
Dates: circa 1910-2010

Dorie Ann Ladner Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM2000-63
Abstract Newspaper clippings, printed material, and photos regarding the professional activities of the donor and her sister Dr. Joyce Ladner, natives of Palmer's Crossing, Mississippi and SNCC Field Secretaries.
Dates: circa 1788-2009

Landry Architectural Drawings

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM97-27
Abstract Drawings of buildings in the Hattiesburg, Mississippi area designed by the Hattiesburg firm founded by Juan G. Landry, now Landry and Lewis Architects, P.A.
Dates: circa 1930-1958

Rabbi Arthur J. Lelyveld Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M483
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1964; undated

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