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Ferida Wolff Papers

 Collection
Identifier: DG1194
Abstract The Ferida Wolff Papers contain typescripts, production material, correspondence, clippings, and publications created and accumulated by Ferida Wolff between ca. 1979 and 2001. Wolff has produced fourteen fiction, activity, and joke books for children and one meditation book for adults. Her papers were created from her composition of fourteen published books, one published poem, numerous free-lance newspaper and magazine articles, and at least thirteen unpublished works still stored on...
Dates: circa 1979 - 2001

Woman's Club of Hattiesburg

 Collection
Identifier: M163
Scope and Contents This chronologically arranged collection consists of year books of the Woman's Club of Hattiesburg dating from 1920-1967. These yearbooks list officers, committees, and members. Also provided in the yearbooks are outlines of the history, constitution and by-laws of the club. Included as well in these documents is information about forthcomming programs, social events, and business meetings.The year books were prepared by the Executive Committee, for the ensuing club year, and...
Dates: 1920-1967

Woods Guest House / Hattiesburg COFO Headquarters Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M630
Abstract

Brick salvaged from burned ruins of historic African American hotel and Civil Rights headquarters during Freedom Summer, with newspaper clipping about the building.

Dates: 1890s; 1998

Hildegard Woodward Papers

 Collection
Identifier: DG1072
Scope and Contents The collection contain pencil and watercolor illustrations, pencil sketches, color separations, color proofs, layouts, and page proofs for three titles. The materials are arranged alphabetically by title. Within each title the materials are arranged in the probable order in which they were created.Great-Great Uncle Henry's Cats (1965) is a chapter book describing the adventures and mischief of some cats on a farm in Michigan just after attaining statehood. It also details the...
Dates: 1941-1965

James O. Word Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M456
Abstract

The collection contains the correspondence of James O. Word, Business Agent of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers in Hattiesburg (Local Union No. 1575) in regards to the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission.

Dates: March-May 1963

World War I Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: M492
Abstract

Two 3x5 black and white photographs taken in MS during WWI. One shows workmen at Camp Shelby, and the other shows Ambulance Co. No. 2 Ind., Meridian, MS, on board a train.

Dates: circa 1917

World War II letter from "Pat"

 Collection
Identifier: M627
Abstract

One, 5-page letter dated March 15, 1945 from “Pat” to his sister “Honey.”

Dates: March 15, 1945

Capt. John P. Worthing Civil War Letters

 Collection
Identifier: M339
Abstract

Transcripts of three letters written by white officer of the 88th Regiment of U.S. Colored Troops (formerly Corps d'Afrique).

Dates: June 28, 1863-June 24, 1864

Helen Fields Woullard Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M392
Scope and Contents

This collection primarily contains materials concerning a Black History celebration that was held on February 18, 2001. The celebration commemorated the life and legacy of the late Mrs. Helen Fields Woullard. The collection includes a speech and leaflet from the celebration, and two newspaper articles announcing the event. Other materials relate to a scholarship foundation that was established in her honor.

Dates: 2001; undated

M.E. Wright Claim for Reparations

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM20-073
Form of Material

Claim to the U.S. Commissioners of Claims, plus two letters of support, 1871.

Dates: 1871

Patricia Wrightson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: DG1075
Scope and Contents This collection contains a 1977 letter from the author to the de Grummond Collection and materials for The Ice is Coming (1977). Correspondence with the author indicates that the editorial marks on the typescript are her own.In The Ice is Coming, the first book of a trilogy, Wrightson explores the nature of life and death as Wirrun, an aborigine, turns his friend Yunggamurra, a water sprite, into a human being only to discover that he has subjected her to the human trials of...
Dates: 1977

WWII Ephemera Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM10-35
Abstract

Matchbooks and other memorabilia from World War II era.

Dates: circa 1940s

Taro Yashima Papers

 Collection
Identifier: DG1078
Scope and Contents The collection has been arranged into five series made up of personal mate- rials, correspondence, book materials, an article written by Yashima, and miscellaneous items. Personal materials include fifteen photographs of Mr. Yashima, the majority of which were taken at the 1969 and 1974 Children's Book Festivals held on the University of Southern Mississippi campus. Included with the personal materials is Yashima's original design for the 1974 University of Southern Mississippi Silver...
Dates: 1953-1974

Paul Yoder Musical Scores

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM82-14
Form of Material

Original and published scores of Paul Yoder's compositions for marching bands.

Dates: 1940-1980

Thomas Daniel Young Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M584
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence, research materials, drafts, and lectures by the author or editor of a dozen books about Southern literature.

Dates: 1926-1987

Jean Zallinger Papers

 Collection
Identifier: DG1084
Scope and Contents The collection has original illustrations, sketches, layouts, dummies, and blues for five information trade books. There is also a few pieces of correspondence. The illustrations are done in pencil and some have color separations. All of the illustrations are very detailed and have complex color overlays. The Biography of the Ant (1974) is a trade book about how ants live, feed, and nest. There are layouts with the color separations, a dummy, and a mounted illustration of the jacket cover....
Dates: 1971-1986

Luigi Zaninelli Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M346
Abstract

Scores and other material created by noted American composer and USM professor of music.

Dates: circa 1945-2016

Zoya Zeman Freedom Summer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M320
Abstract

Materials documenting Zeman's activities as a Freedom Summer 1964 volunteer in Clarksdale, Mississippi.

Dates: circa 1962-2002

George Mike Ziegler Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M470
Abstract

The collection contains two copies of a DVD containing digital reproductions of original materials relating to George Mike Ziegler, Hattiesburg YMCA Athletic Director from 1919 to 1921.

Dates: circa 1919-1921

Herbert S. Zim Papers

 Collection
Identifier: DG1086
Abstract

The Herbert S. Zim Papers contain production materials and correspondence for thirteen science and nature books written or edited by Zim between 1952 and 1976. Three works represent the popular Golden Guides nature series founded and edited by Zim.

Dates: 1952-1992; Majority of material found within [1952-1975]

Charlotte Zolotow Papers

 Collection
Identifier: DG1088
Scope and Contents The collection contains a 1975 photograph of Zolotow and materials pertaining to eight books published between 1966 and 1983. The titles are arranged in alphabetical order; for each title, the organization of the material reflects the probable order in which it was created. The material for many of the titles reflects Zolotow's dual position as editor and author.For But Not Billy (1983), the whimsical account of a mother's countless nicknames for her new baby Billy, the...
Dates: 1966-1983; Majority of material found within [1973-1976]

Matthew Zwerling Freedom Summer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M336
Abstract

Mathew Zwerling was a volunteer from New York during Mississippi Freedom Summer in 1964.

Dates: circa 1963-1965

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