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Abstract This collection contains photographs, slides, postcards, and memoirs of Mississippi.
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of 28 cubic feet of files maintained by Louis Edward Faulkner between approximately 1925 and 1960. A few items are dated as early as 1902 and as late as 1963. These files document many of Mr. Faulkner's business, civic, political, and religious activities during that period, and provide glimpses of his personal life as well. Materials in the files consist primarily of correspondence, but also include numerous speeches, publications, and newsclippings, plus a few...
Abstract The Gilbert H. Hoffman Papers and Research Collection contains the research notes and photographs which Hoffman compiled and collected for the book, Dummy Lines Through the Longleaf, a history of sawmill operations and logging railroads in Southwest Mississippi during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. In addition, it contains hundreds of photographs, both positive and negative images, of other railroads and logging operations principally in...
Dates: circa 1870-2004
Abstract Photographs of pine and oak forests owned by this Lyman, Mississippi lumber company and a 2003-2004 Forestry Association calendar.
Dates: circa 1906-1925
Scope and Contents This collection of photographs from the Major-Sowers Saw Mill Company includes 20 images of company sites in Epley (Lamar County) and Tallahala (Perry County). These black-and-white photographs illustrate many facets of a saw mill company, from the logs coming out of the forests via steam locomotives, to stacking the finished product in the mill's storage shed.An aerial view of the Tallahala operation and a panoramic photograph of the Epley location demonstrate that the saw mill...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1923, 1928-1929
Abstract This collection contains records, notes, photographs, and publications.
Scope and Contents A collection of photographs, booklets, pamphlets, periodicals, postcards, and letters about Mississippi.
Abstract The Rawles Family Historical Collection consists of 122 photographs depicting scenes from the early twentieth century in Mississippi. Among other things, images showcase the logging industry, family and church gatherings, and games. This collection is of particular interest to researchers studying the logging industry, life and culture in the early twentieth century, Mississippi history, the University of Southern Mississippi, farming, and railroads.
Dates: circa late 1800s to early 1900s
Abstract Photographs, slides, maps, and manuscripts produced by Station scientists and staff.
- Lumber trade. 7
- Railroads -- Mississippi. 5
- Records (Documents). 5
- Sawmills. 5
- Timber -- Mississippi. 5
- Gulf Coast (Miss.). 4
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.). 3
- Harrison County (Miss.). 3
- Hattiesburg (Miss.). 3
- Lamar County (Miss.). 3
- Letter. 3
- Brochures. 2
- Forrest County (Miss.) 2
- Hattiesburg (Miss.) -- Social Life and customs. 2
- Manuscript. 2
- Mississippi State Penitentiary. 2
- Mississippi. 2
- Negatives. 2 ∧ less
- Balfour, Jeff Edward, 1922-2006 1
- Dixie Darlings (Dance team). (1954-) 1
- Faulkner, Louis Edward, 1883-1961 1
- H. Weston Lumber Co. (Logtown, Miss.) 1
- Hattiesburg (Miss.) Public Schools. 1
- Hoffman, Gilbert H., Dr. (Gilbert Hay), 1932- 1
- Ingram-Day Lumber Company (1906-1925) 1
- J.H. Weston Timber Company 1
- L.N. Dantzler Lumber Co. (Moss Point, Miss.) (1888-1966) 1
- Major-Sowers Saw Mill (1908-1929) 1
- McCarty, Kenneth Graham, 1935-2019 1
- Mississippi Central Railroad Company (1897-1967) 1
- Rawles 1
- United States. Forest Service. 1 ∧ less