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Batson Family Deeds
Photocopies of deeds for land now in Stone County, Mississippi.
Choctaw Indian Land Transfer
Certificate transferring title to 320 acres of land originally acquired by a Choctaw Indian Land Grant to five individuals.
L.N. Dantzler Lumber Company Collection
L.N. Dantzler Lumber Company records.
Flinn-Pegram Family Collection
The collection contains various receipts, deeds, and items of correspondence from the Finn Pegram families, and materials range in date from 1830 to 1903. There are also a few samples of 19th century advertising included: “Dr. Clark’s Pocket Memorandum Book” and an Arm & Hammer brand booklet that contains a series of stereotypical depictions of African Americans from that time period.
Charles F. Heartman Papers
Holmes Family Land Deeds
Land deeds of the Holmes family of Scott County, Mississippi, ca. 1869-1926. Most of the documents are in the names of David S. Holmes and his daughter, Mary L. Holmes.
United States....Land Patent-Mississippi, 1841
For 40 acres of land in Covington County, Mississippi.
United States...Land Patents-Alabama, 1837; Mississippi, 1841
Patents for land in Alabama and Mississippi.
Charles A. Marx Papers
Correspondence, reports, files, magazines documenting his career with the Mississippi Highway Patrol and as an attorney.
Mitchell, Little, and Armstrong Families
Miscellaneous accounts, deeds, receipts, promissory notes, and letters of the Mitchell, Little, and Armstrong families in Mississippi, Alabama, and Texas.
New England Mississippi Land Company, Reports in Congress
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.
James A. Riley Collection of Mississippi Documents, Newspapers, and Letters
Large collection of books, printed material, and memorabilia related to Mississippi and other subjects.
S. G. Thigpen Sr. Papers
S. G. Thigpen, Sr. of Picayune, Mississippi, was an area entrepreneur, historian, and writer who operated from his hardware store from 1919 to his death in 1981. The collection contains financial records, personal papers, essays, photographs, scrapbooks, sound recordings and newspaper articles of Thigpen's life and the Pearl River County, Mississippi area.
W.H. Watkins Letter
Letter regarding sale of land.
- Financial documents. 8
- Letter. 8
- Land titles. 7
- Records (Documents). 6
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.). 5
- Mississippi -- History -- 19th century. 5
- Certificates. 4
- Essay. 4
- Legal forms. 4
- Legal instruments. 4
- Photographs. 4
- Brochures. 3
- Business records. 3
- Clubs. 3
- Court decisions and opinions. 3
- Covington County (Miss.). 3
- Greeting cards. 3
- Manuscript. 3
- Map. 3 + ∧ less
- United States. General Land Office. United States Land Office. 3
- Van Buren, Martin, 8th President of the United States, 1782-1862 2
- Association of American Railroads. AAR (1934-) 1
- Batson, James Dunnon, 1856-1936 1
- Bilbo, Theodore Gilmore, Governor, 1877-1947 1
- Fernwood, Columbia, and Gulf (Railroad). FC&G (1920-1972) 1
- Fike, Claude E., Dr., University Archivist and Director of McCain Library & Archives; Dean of the College of Arts, 1920-1994 1
- Gulf, Mobile and Ohio Railroad Company. GM & O (1938-1972) 1
- Heartman, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1883-1953 1
- Kentucky and Tennessee Railway. K&T (1902-1904) 1
- L.N. Dantzler Lumber Co. (Moss Point, Miss.) (1888-1966) 1
- Marx, Charles Alvin, Dr., 1932- 1
- Riley, James A. 1
- Southern Railroad Company (1894–1990) 1
- Thigpen Hardware Company (1919-1960) 1
- Thigpen, S. G., Sr. (Samuel Grady) 1
- United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary 1
- United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary 1
- Wallace, George C., Governor of Alabama (George Corley), 1919-1998 1
- Watkins, William H., Reverend , 1815-1881 1 + ∧ less