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Faith.

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: Religious belief ; Theological belief

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Victoria Gray Adams Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M345
Overview Materials relating to her life-time of civil rights and human rights activities.
Dates: circa 1938-2000

Samuel Andrew Agnew Diaries

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM88-42
Overview Diaries of farmer, teacher, minister in North Mississippi, 46 volumes.
Dates: 1852-1902

Ewart A. Autry Typescript

 Collection
Identifier: M119
Overview The stories in this collection may be of interest to students of literature, religion, sociology, and anthropology, in that they provide anecdotal tales associated with traditional values, which reflect the ideas held by a southern, white, educated, minister writing about his perceptions of life in rural northern Mississippi from the early 1900's through the 1970's.
Dates: 1964

Rabbi David Z. Ben-Ami Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M365
Overview Materials pertaining to the life and work of Rabbi David Z. Ben-Ami, who served at Temple B'Nai Israel in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, in 1963 and 1964.
Dates: 1924-2003

Bethel Baptist Church (Newton Co.) Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: M342
Overview Minutes and membership lists of Newton County, Mississippi church.
Dates: 1839-1945

Etta Dunn Bolian Memoirs

 Collection
Identifier: M266
Overview Her life in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana and Magnolia and Bogue Chitto, Mississippi.
Dates: circa 1870-1930

John C. Burruss and A.G. Strain Universalist Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M245
Overview Documents relating to Universalist Church in Mississippi.
Dates: circa 1860 and July 15-20, 1907

Reverend Thomas Castleman, II Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M493
Overview The Castleman Papers collection consist of a brief genealogy record and sermons from Reverend Thomas Castleman, II.
Dates: 1833-1859

L.E. Faulkner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M22
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...
Dates: 1902-1963

George Thomas Preer Papers (AM19-20)

 Unprocessed
Identifier: M215

Thomas S. Grimke Address

 Collection
Identifier: M226
Overview Address at religious meeting by South Carolina State Senator Grimke.
Dates: March 29, 1831

Rev. Graham Rushing Hodges Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M88
Scope and Contents The papers of Rev. Graham R. Hodges consist primarily of materials created by him, and they constitute a somewhat in-depth look at his career as an author and as a minister. The collection is divided into three series:

Series I: Created Subject Files (Boxes 1 - 2)

Series II: Articles, Sermons, and Stories (Boxes 2 - 3)

Series III: Manuscripts (Boxes 3 - 11)
Dates: Majority of material found within circa 1920; 1952-2003

Paul B. Johnson Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M191
Overview This collection has immense research value. In its coverage of Paul B. Johnson's terms as lieutenant governor and governor of Mississippi, it documents one of the most critical periods in the state's history -- the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. The State Sovereignty Commission records, along with the Highway Patrol records paint a graphic portrait of efforts to thwart civil rights activities in the state, and to preserve the separation of the races. Additionally, it documents (through...
Dates: circa 1910-1973

Dr. James S. Long Papers

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM81-1
Form of Material Research materials, articles, speeches, correspondence, scrapbook of USM professor of chemical engineering.
Dates: 1934-1977

Rosewell G. Lowrey Typescripts

 Collection
Identifier: M127
Scope and Contents Typescripts of compositions by Dr. Rosewell G. Loweey, Dean of Men and director of Student Welfare at The University of Southern Mississippi. Also included is a small booklet of poems by his brother, Vernon Booth Lowrey.
Dates: circa 1948-1969

Mark Perrin Lowry Autobiographical Essay

 Collection
Identifier: M49
Scope and Contents This document is an autobiography written by Confederate Brigadier-General Mark Perrin Lowrey on September 30, 1867, at Ripley, Mississippi, to Colonel Calhoun Benham. This was sent to Colonel Benham for use in a book he was writing. It deals with Lowrey's early life through the end of his military career in the Civil War.General Lowrey begins his autobiography by telling about his birth, siblings, and move to Mississippi. He then skips to the 1840's when, during the Mexican War, he...
Dates: September 30, 1867

Rabbi Charles Mantinband Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M327
Overview Writings, correspondence, photographs, and condolence letters on the death of this outspoken proponent of Civil Rights and Rabbi at Temple B'Nai Israel in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
Dates: 1931-1997

William “Bill” G. McAtee Civil Rights Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M581
Overview The William “Bill” G. McAtee Civil Rights Collection consists of pamphlets and brochures published by SNCC, as well as a Freedom School curriculum McAtee received from the SNCC-NCC training center in Oxford, Ohio. This collection is of particular value to researchers interested in the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s, Freedom Summer, Freedom Schools, interracial involvement, and religion.
Dates: circa 1963-1964

John Frederick Nau Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M170
Overview The John Frederick Nau Papers is a collection of correspondence, newsletters, and other records relating to Dr. John Frederick Nau’s own articles and writings, and his involvement with the Mississippi Association for Retarded Children, M.A.R.C. Also included in this collection are manuscript histories of the U.S.M. Department of Philosophy and Religion, Danforth Chapel, and M.M. Roberts Stadium. This collection would be of interest to those studying the University of Southern Mississippi’s...
Dates: 1952-1981

Stephen C. Rose Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M389
Scope and Contents The Stephen C. Rose papers include a broad range of materials spanning a significant portion of Mr. Rose’s life. His relations with Will D. Campbell and his participation in the SCLC’s Student Interracial Ministry project should be of interest to researchers of civil rights activities in the southern United States. The collection is divided into three series, two of which contain several subseries.
Dates: 1949-1998

Salem Baptist Church Records, 1874-1894

 Collection
Identifier: M121
Overview Records of this Covington County, Mississippi church.
Dates: June 13, 1874-July 18, 1894

Shelton Baptist Church (Moselle, Mississippi) Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M633
Form of Material Material pertaining to the 100th anniversary of Shelton Baptist Church in Moselle, Mississippi, held in 2007.
Dates: October 14, 2007

Ronald C. "Ronnie" Shows Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M360
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of materials that document various aspects of Ronnie Shows' service as a United States Congressman from Mississippi's Fourth District (1998-2002). This collection should be of interest to anyone researching government at the national level.
Dates: circa 1996-2003

Dr. James P. Smith Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M605
Scope and Contents The collection contains testimonies, articles, press releases, and documents on various aspects of Mississippi during the Hurricane Katrina disaster and the years of struggle for recovery on the Mississippi gulf coast. These materials were compiled by University of Southern Mississippi History Professor, James "Pat" Smith, in creating his book Hurricane Katrina: the Mississippi Story.
Dates: 2004-2012

Rose Budd Stevens Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M199
Scope and Contents The heart of the Rose Budd Stevens Papers is copies of her newspaper articles which she began writing in 1947 and continued to write until 1994. The articles colorfully depict everyday life in rural Mississippi and provide a rich source of information about southern culture and heritage, language, expressions, anecdotes, and the role of women in southern society. Recurring topics in the articles are arts and crafts, cooking, family life, farm life, canning, home remedies, poetry and religion....
Dates: circa 1908-1996

Howard S. Williams Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M3
Overview Documentation of his career as a traveling preacher.
Dates: 1916-1960