Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Handwritten documents, particularly books and other documents created before the invention of the printing press. Includes originals of compiled maps, drawn but not printed; loosely, any map drawn by hand.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract In 1999, English professor Noel Polk left to McCain Library and Archives many documents, namely correspondence related to his work as an English professor and researcher. Topics such as academia, William Faulkner, Eudora Welty, southern literature, and Natchez before 1830 are covered.
Abstract In 1989, Peggy Prenshaw donated materials to the University of Southern Mississippi Archives. The collection largely consists of papers related to her scholarship on Mississippi authors Eudora Welty and Elizabeth Spencer while a professor at USM. Also included are publications about women and women’s studies in academia.