Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:
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.
Family letters, genealogy, and history of Clinton, Mississippi.
Journal kept by Confederate soldier in Army of Northern Virginia. and 3 transcribed letters.
The Gregory E. Favre Collection contains family materials, speeches, photographs, articles, and memorabilia.
Diary, ship's log, memoirs, correspondence, memorabilia concerning his service in the U.S. Navy with the Seventh Fleet near New Guinea.
The Edythe Evely Gandy Collection contains Gandy family materials, historical manuscript materials, photographs, films, and memorabilia.
Letters to Godman in Terry, Mississippi regarding Civil War and Reconstruction.
The Hercules Powder Company Oral Histories Collection consists of six interviews with residents of Hattiesburg’s Mobile-Bouie Street neighborhood regarding their experiences living near the Hercules Powder Company plant. This collection is of particular interest to researchers studying local Hattiesburg history, the effects of industrial and chemical plants on communities, and memory.
Research collection of historian Charles Sullivan for his book "Hurricanes of the Gulf Coast."
Tape and transcript of his memories of life in southwest Mississippi.
Material on Germany during Third Reich, donated in memory of Armin D. Lehmann and in honor of Wilhelm Reinhard Gehlen.
Typescript of 24-page diary kept by Captain John South "Bud" Lewis during the American Civil War. Captain Lewis served with the 16th Mississippi Infantry, Co. K (Wilkinson Rifles). Most of the events recorded therein take place in Virginia. The battles at Spotsylvania and Cold Harbor are covered in some detail.
This collection contains materials generated and/or collected by Perry County Citizens Against Nuclear Disposal, Inc. (PC-CAND). This collection should be of interest to those researching any aspect of nuclear waste disposal.
Autograph book of 309 officers imprisoned at Johnson Island Military Prison near Sandusky, Ohio.
This collection contains correspondence, photographs, and information about the Keesler family.
Organizational records of the Association of American Railroads; the Gulf, Mobile, and Ohio Railroad; the Mississippi Central Railroad; and the Illinois Central.
This collection consists of fifteen typescripts of letters written by Jacob and Alexander Vanasdall to their relatives at home during the American Civil War. The Vanasdall brothers both served in the 16th Pennsylvania Cavalry. This collection is of interest to researchers studying the American Civil War, rural Pennsylvania, and living conditions for Union soldiers.