Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:
John G. Armistead Collection
Manuscripts of novels and related papers by Mississippi author.
William T. Brannon Papers
In 1971, William Brannon donated materials to the University of Southern Mississippi Archives. The collection largely consists of magazines, manuscripts, and correspondence related to the writer’s career as both a staff and freelance writer whose work appeared in many publications.
Erskine Caldwell Letters to Jac L. Tharpe
William Hodding Carter / The Angry Scar Manuscript
Anne Louise D'Olive Papers
This collection consists of a wide variety of materials gathered by Anne Louise D'Olive.
Melinda Haynes Papers
This collection consists of the original copy-edited manuscript of Mother of Pearl (1999) by Melinda Haynes, a Hattiesburg native. The collection is of particular interest to researchers studying Mississippi authors and fiction with themes of race.
Charles F. Heartman Papers
Prieur Jay Higginbotham Papers
The collection contains information concerning the personal and professional life of Jay Higginbotham. Items range from such things as personal correspondence to biographical information to his list of works.
Chester W. Hill World War II Memoirs
Typescripts of his memoirs of service in the U.S. Navy in the Pacific.
Maurice Maeterlinck Papers
In 1972, Patrick Mahony donated papers written by and about Nobel Prize winning writer Maurice Maeterlinck. Mr. Mahony was a Maeterlinck’s literary assistant for five years. Included are published and unpublished manuscripts, publishing contracts, correspondence, autographed books, and other personal notes.
Patrick Mahony Collection
McAtee/Marion County Civil Rights Oral History Collection
Audio interviews related to the Civil Rights Movement in Marion County, Mississippi.
Neil R. McMillen Collection
Mississippi Writers A Portfolio of Portraits
Dr. Charles Moorman Papers
This collection contains the literary and academic manuscripts of Dr. Charles Moorman, as well as his personal correspondence with the members of the professional and academic organizations of which he was a part.
John Frederick Nau Papers
Selby Parker Collection
The Selby Parker collection consists of one essay, a typescript, and miscellaneous articles written by and pertaining to the Mississippi author and former Youth Court Counselor of Hattiesburg, Mississippi. This collection is of particular interest to researchers studying the 1960s Civil Rights Movement, Mississippi authors and journalists, the University of Southern Mississippi, and local Hattiesburg history.
Gwendolyn E. Porter Collection
The collection documents her literary interests, correspondence, and media related to Mississippi literature.
Con L. Sellers Papers
Henry and Sue [Lorenzi] Sojourner Civil Rights Movement Collection
The Henry and Sue [Lorenzi] Sojourner Civil Rights Movement Collection contains a vast array of materials from during and after the [Lorenzi] Sojourner’s time in Holmes County, Mississippi, during the Freedom Summer of 1964. This collection would be of interest to researchers studying the Civil Rights Movement, Mississippi history, and Freedom Summer.
Eudora Welty Bookstore Poster
Black & White, 11” x 17” Eudora Welty Bookstore Poster.