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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:

Creighton Allen Collection

Identifier: M95
Abstract Creighton Allen, born in Macon, Mississippi, was a pianist and composer. The collection contains a scrapbook, correspondence, sheet music and miscellaneous documents.
Dates: 1917-2006

AM04-30, 2004

Scope and Contents A compact disk containing 12 songs recorded by Dr. Will D. Campbell, who accompanied himself on the guitar. The songs are a mix of country/western, folk and blues. There are also two narratives by Dr. Campbell titled, Spoken Word. Selections included on the disk are:1. Spoken Word2. Birds and Children Fly Away3. Here Comes That Rainbow Again4. Cowboys and Daddies5. Sing Me Back Home6. Gospel According to Luke7....
Dates: 2004

AM04-36, 2004

Form of Material 1. A second copy of a compact disk featuring songs performed by Will D. Campbell. The contents of the disk are listed on Accession Sheet Number AM04-30.2. A compact disk titled, "Operation Homecoming: Writing the War Experience", generated by the National Endowment for the Arts. The disk is a special audio program featuring Will D. Campbell, Shelby Foote, Barry Hannah, Victor Davis Hanson, Bobbie Ann Mason, Marilyn Nelson, James Salter, Louis Simpson, Richard Wilbur, and Tobias...
Dates: 2004

AM11-22, circa 1800s-2011

Scope and Contents From the Unprocessed Collection: Large collection of books, printed material, and memorabilia related to Mississippi and other subjects.
Dates: circa 1800s-2011

AM12-45, 1967

Form of Material Sheet music titled “Hattiesburg (That Lovely Southern Town)”, words and music by Betty K. and Conrad F. Nordholm, copyright 1967.
Dates: 1967

AM18-16, 1868-1969

Form of Material From the Unprocessed Collection: Piano sheet music and framed photograph.
Dates: 1868-1969

AM19-03, 2010-2017; undated

Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection is comprised of a variety of materials concerning the music and career of Luigi Zaninelli, from his high school days in 1945 through his tenure as a USM Professor of Music in 2000 and beyond. The collection is divided into six series, and wherever possible, Mr. Zaninelli’s system of arrangement has been retained.Music scores and parts make up a large portion of the collection and represent the great majority of the composer’s publications. Zaninelli also wrote in the...
Dates: 2010-2017; undated

Joe Berryman Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM85-2
Abstract Musical instruments, record albums, trophies, photographs, manuscript and published musical scores, composing notes of noted Southern bandsman and USM professor.
Dates: 1945-1980

Will D. Campbell Papers

Identifier: M341
Abstract Literary manuscripts and office files of this Mississippi born author and Civil Rights activist.
Dates: circa 1950-2001

Civil War Stationery

Identifier: M455
Abstract The collection contains four song sheets printed by Charles Magnus during the Civil War. Each sheet features different song lyrics and a patriotic lithograph.
Dates: circa 1860s

Robert K. Daniel Music Collection

Identifier: M542
Abstract A diverse collection of around 3,000 music compositions.
Dates: circa 1898-1950

Ruby Randle Dedeaux Collection

Identifier: M469
Abstract The collection contains memorabilia related to Ruby Randle Dedeaux’s time at Mississippi Normal College from 1914-1916 as well as her “Golden Jubilee Diploma” from 1966.
Dates: 1914-1966

Blind Roosevelt Graves and Brother

Identifier: M526
Abstract The collection contains one CD, two cassette tapes, and one hardback book.
Dates: 1929-1936; 1995

Hattiesburg Historical Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM06-29
Form of Material Photographs, artifacts, and memorabilia from Hattiesburg area businesses and others.
Dates: 1926-1956, 1976, 2006-2014 and undated

Hector Holbrook “H.H.” Howard, Jr. Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM21-015
Form of Material Items relating to the life of Jackson area physician, Dr. H.H. Howard (1873-1960).
Dates: circa 1857-1980

John Howard Research Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM11-68
Scope and Contents Materials gathered by John Howard during his research of the history of the Choral Department at USM for his dissertation.

A small section of the materials are photocopies of newspaper clippings and brochures. The remaining section of the materials are original brochures and a photograph of Jack Donovan, Choral Conductor at USM from 1964-84.
Dates: circa 1920s-1980s

Linda McMurtrey Sheet Music Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM18-16
Form of Material Piano sheet music and framed photograph.
Dates: 1868-1969; 1990

Mississippi Historical Music Scores

Identifier: M332
Scope and Contents This collection contains two pieces of sheet music from early popular music publishing from 1912 and 1921 respectively. These two songs are representative of nostalgic and romantic themes typical of that era such as the Mississippi River, the riverboat, and Mississippi life.
Dates: 1912-1921

Mississippi Historical Music Scores (AM06-11)

Identifier: M332
Dates: 1921, 1922, 1926, 1929

Nineteenth-Century American Music Scores

Identifier: M361
Abstract Music scores which may be of interest to researchers of music history, sheet music art and/or music publishing companies.
Dates: circa 1845-1874

Mary Lillian Peters Papers

Identifier: M495
Abstract Mary Lillian Peters was a music educator who graduated from Mississippi Normal College (now The University of Southern Mississippi) in 1923. The collection contains mementos of her college days including church bulletins, YWCA “helpful Hints”, music recital programs, and Mississippi Normal College historical items. Items date range from 1921-1925.
Dates: 1921-1925

William Presser Original Music Scores

Identifier: M91
Abstract The William Henry Presser Collection contains original drafts and published works that were composed by Dr. William Presser, as well as works published under the Theodore Presser Publishing Co. Included in this collection are hymns by R.G. Lowry and a recital program for Dr. William Presser. This collection is of particular interest to those studying music and the inner workings of music composition.
Dates: 1885; 1901-1904; 1921; 1963-1978; undated

James A. Riley Collection of Mississippi Documents, Newspapers, and Letters

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: M23
Scope and Contents Large collection of books, printed material, and memorabilia related to Mississippi and other subjects.
Dates: 1646-to date

Stephen C. Rose Papers

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

Tamara Slobodkin Civil Rights Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM2000-47
Form of Material Mrs. Tamara Slobodkin was a member of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) while she and her husband lived in Ann Arbor, Michigan in the 1960s. Her work included raising funds and supplies for CORE workers in the South.

The collection includes sound recordings of Civil Rights singers of the 1960s and a copy of Herbert Aptheker's book Mission to Hanoi.
Dates: circa 1960s

Wilbur White Stout Papers

Identifier: M137
Scope and Contents This collection focuses primarily on Dr. Wilbur White Stout's interest in Native Americans and the theater, but also contains academic, historical, and personal information. While there are several items in the collection dated in the late eighteenth, and early nineteenth and twentieth centuries, the bulk of materials are confined to the period 1945-1965. The collection features a topical arrangement, and has been divided into six major series.Series I: General Information...
Dates: 1766; 1821; circa 1911-1965

Dr. Robert J. and Patricia Tuley Papers

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM20-066
Form of Materials Various papers from Professor of Music and his wife, Pat.
Dates: circa 1978-2006

Daisy Harris Wade Papers

Identifier: M334
Abstract Materials documenting the work of 1960s Forrest County N.A.A.C.P. leaders J.C. Fairley and Daisy Harris.
Dates: circa 1939-2011

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

Luigi Zaninelli Collection

Identifier: M346
Abstract Scores and other material created by noted American composer and USM professor of music.
Dates: circa 1945-2016