Found in 53 Collections and/or Records:
“Grampa” A Memoir chronicles the life of Charles David “Bud” Butte from his birth on March 17, 1921 until 1997. It covers his three careers of military service, teaching and World War II unit research. It details his family life with his wife Velma Louise Gill Butte, son Chuck and granddaughters Jacqueline, Danielle and Meredith.
Items relating to Herbert Gauderer and his service with the 103d Infantry.
AM21-078, circa 1950-circa 1990s; circa 2020
Reconstruction Era memoir.
AM97-58, circa 1920-1997
The collection includes:
World War II materials.
Wallace for President campaign pamphlet.
Account of Mr. Riley's maternal grandfather.
Jeff Balfour Collection
This collection contains photographs, slides, postcards, and memoirs of Mississippi.
Etta Dunn Bolian Memoirs
Her life in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana and Magnolia and Bogue Chitto, Mississippi.
A.I. and Fay Botnick Civil Rights Collection
Newspaper and magazine articles, journals, newspapers, bumper stickers, cartoons, etc. concerning anti-Semitism and Civil Rights.
Pat H. Bullock World War II Papers
Fleet C. Burkett Papers
The Fleet C. Burkett Papers contain letters, newspaper clippings, and photographs pertaining to Burkett’s time at Mississippi Normal College and after. He was the oldest living alumni from the original class of Mississippi Normal College in 1912. This collection would be of interest to those studying about the beginning of Mississippi Normal College and student life at Mississippi Normal College.
Eugene V. Cameron/USS Biloxi Collection
Eugene V. Cameron served aboard the U.S.S. Biloxi during his tenure in the U.S. Navy during World War II. The U.S.S. Biloxi was commissioned in 1943 and served in the Pacific Ocean. The ship was decommissioned in 1946.
William Pitt Chambers Diary
Memoir of Chambers' service in 46th Mississippi Infantry.
Dr. Joseph H. Clements Papers
Peggy Jean Connor Papers
This collection should be of interest to students and researchers of the civil rights era circa 1960-1980; especially those interested in civil rights legal cases and the history of black legislators in Mississippi.
Thomas Gregory Dabney Collection
Materials relating to his service in the Confederate Army and his work as chief engineer of the Yazoo-Mississippi Delta Levee District.
Martha Davis Freedom Summer Collection
This collection was donated by Dr. Martha Davis in 2003. It contains information pertaining to the founding of the Medical Committee for Human Rights, their involvement in Civil Rights activities in Mississippi, and the personal experiences of Martha Davis, Hy Gold, and Tom Levin.
Thomas E. Dearman Hattiesburg History Collection
This collection contains Hattiesburg/Petal history materials.
James G. Faulconer Freedom Summer Report
Report of his Freedom Summer activities in Canton, Mississippi.
Claude E. Fike World War II Diary
Diary, ship's log, memoirs, correspondence, memorabilia concerning his service in the U.S. Navy with the Seventh Fleet near New Guinea.
Courtney L. Frobenius Vietnam Research Collection
The collection contains materials pertaining to the Vietnam War. These materials include medals, photographs, photocopies of books, reports, correspondence, and oversized maps.
Guy L. Gammon WWII Collection
This collection consists of materials relating to the Crash Boat Base in Ocean Springs, Mississippi during WWII.
Jill Wakeman Goodman Civil Rights Collection
Materials relating to her activities with the Delta Ministry in Mississippi.
Anthony J. Harris Civil Rights Memoir
Memoir of his arrest as a child for picketing the Forrest County Courthouse during the Civil Rights Movement.
William H. Hatcher Memories of World War II
The William H. Hatcher Memories of World War II Collection contains a four-page typescript of Dr. Hatcher’s experiences as a paratrooper in World War II. This collection would be of particular interest to researchers studying World War II and university history.
David “Pears” Smith Hiddle Manuscripts
The collection includes photocopies of two manuscripts entitled “Travels in America” written by David “Pears” Smith Hiddle as well as a typed transcript of the manuscripts.
Chester W. Hill World War II Memoirs
Typescripts of his memoirs of service in the U.S. Navy in the Pacific.
Boaz Jones Oral History
Tape and transcript of his memories of life in southwest Mississippi.
J.P. Kemper Memoirs
J. Brackin Kirkland Papers
Correspondence, speeches, reports, publications, clippings, photographs, genealogical materials relating to Mississippi-born educator in New York and Alabama and with the Boys Clubs of America.
Matthew J. Kline Vietnam Narrative
Narrative of his trip with his uncle to Vietnam revisiting sites where his uncle had served during the Vietnam War.
Umoja Kwanguvu Freedom Summer Collection
Photographs and personal reminiscences of his experiences as a Freedom School teacher in Hattiesburg during Freedom Summer 1964.