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Madge Burney Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M4
Scope and Contents This collection contains the personal papers of Madge Burney, as well as material she collected from the United Daughters of the Confederacy (U.D.C.), Children of the Confederacy (C. of C.), Wayne County Red Cross, The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), and the Women's Christian Temperance Union (W.C.T.U.).The personal correspondence, covering the period 1926 and 1953 with the bulk of the material from 1948 to 1953, concerns Burney's membership in the U.D.C. and C. of C.;...
Dates: 1913-1953

Edythe Evelyn Gandy Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M367
Abstract The Edythe Evely Gandy Collection contains Gandy family materials, historical manuscript materials, photographs, films, and memorabilia.
Dates: 1910-2011

Hattiesburg Area Chamber of Commerce Records

 Collection
Identifier: M216
Scope and Contents The primary purpose of both the Hattiesburg Area Chamber of Commerce and its predecessor, the Commercial Club of Hattiesburg, has been the economic and industrial development of Hattiesburg and the surrounding trade area. During the early part of the twentieth century the major concerns of the Commercial Club were: locating South Mississippi College (forerunner of William Carey College) and the State Normal School (which later became the University of Southern Mississippi) in Hattiesburg,...
Dates: 1906-1911, 1930-1933, December 1934-1935, 1937-1982

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

The Hattiesburg Review Club

 Collection
Identifier: M449
Abstract The Review Club was established as a literary and social club for women in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. From 1913-early 2020, it continued with much the same structure as established in 1913.
Dates: 1913-2013

Alexander Melvorne Jackson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M16
Scope and Contents The Alexander Melvorne Jackson papers contain correspondence and records pertaining to a wide variety of subjects. These include family concerns, Mississippi politics, the Mexican War, the New Mexico Territory, the Arizona Campaign of the Civil War and Texas Politics.A substantial portion of the collection consists of correspondence between Jackson family members. Dated between the years of 1846 and 1878 are 134 letters written by Alexander to his wife, Cordelia. The correspondence...
Dates: 1846-1892

Jefferson Davis Soldiers' Home Records

 Collection
Identifier: M6
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records of the Jefferson Davis Soldiers' Home, located at Beauvoir in Biloxi, Mississippi. The bulk of the material dates from 1944 to 1954. It documents the operation of the home and includes records of the home's board of directors and superintendents, as well as payroll and budget records, and inmate files.
Dates: 1920-1954

Kerstine Family Business Records

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM96-40
Abstract Business records and photographs of several stores owned by the Kerstine family in Clarksdale, Mississippi.
Dates: circa 1927-1969

Mrs. O.B. Loper Papers

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM94-7
Abstract Scrapbooks, ledgers, date books concerning the Hattiesburg YWCA and Mississippi Garden Center.
Dates: 1932-1978

Methodist Hospital/Wesley Medical Center Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM06-67
Abstract A collection of correspondence, photographs, slides, newsletters, advertisements, brochures, manuals, press releases, reports, scrapbooks, in-house publications, files and other material that document the history and activities of the Methodist Hospital/Wesley Medical Center through its various incarnations.
Dates: circa 1921-2001

Jessie Morrison Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M422
Scope and Contents Materials in this collection span more than a century of activities relating to Jessie Morrison and her family. Most of the materials have been photocopied, due to water and insect damage.
Dates: 1864-1990

Orpheus Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: M409
Scope and Contents This collection includes records of Orpheus Club activities from 1926 to 1986.
Dates: 1918-1986

Railroad Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M169
Scope and Contents Organizational records of the Association of American Railroads; the Gulf, Mobile, and Ohio Railroad; the Mississippi Central Railroad; and the Illinois Central.
Dates: circa 1850-1967

Rotary Club of Hattiesburg Records

 Collection
Identifier: M288
Abstract Organizational records.
Dates: 1918-1993

H.L. "Bud" Van Norman Papers

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM04-29
Abstract Ledgers used to record accounts and receipts of tenants from the farming operation of Hiram Lafayette "Bud" Van Norman, near Liberty, Mississippi in the 1930s. Also includes several loose items and photographs.
Dates: circa 1920s-1964