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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Language and languages--Transcription ; Speech--Transcription ; Transcribing

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

AM07-2, Transcribed in 1999

Form of Material Typescripts of three documents which were transcribed and edited by C. Conley Culpepper, II, in 1999:1. The Civil War journal of John Wesley Culpepper from May 22 - July 15, 1861. Of considerable interest are copious endnotes compiled by the transcriber, which identify various individuals mentioned in the journal.2. Excerpts from the memoirs of John C. Reed regarding circumstances of John Wesley Culpepper's death on August 16, 1864.3. A letter to Bob Adair...
Dates: Transcribed in 1999

Fleet C. Burkett Papers

Identifier: M607

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.

Dates: 1912; 1985; 1996

Thomas C. Charles and Ellen McRaven Charles Letters

Identifier: M120

Family letters, genealogy, and history of Clinton, Mississippi.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1851-1967, 1875-1876

John Wesley Culpepper Journal

Identifier: M264

Journal kept by Confederate soldier in Army of Northern Virginia. and 3 transcribed letters.

Dates: May 22-August 4, 1861

Gregory E. Favre Collection

Identifier: M503

The Gregory E. Favre Collection contains family materials, speeches, photographs, articles, and memorabilia.

Dates: 1935-2016

Claude E. Fike World War II Diary

Identifier: M275

Diary, ship's log, memoirs, correspondence, memorabilia concerning his service in the U.S. Navy with the Seventh Fleet near New Guinea.

Dates: June 1941-August 1993

Edythe Evelyn Gandy Collection

Identifier: M367

The Edythe Evely Gandy Collection contains Gandy family materials, historical manuscript materials, photographs, films, and memorabilia.

Dates: 1910-2011

Harry R. Godman Letters

Identifier: M112

Letters to Godman in Terry, Mississippi regarding Civil War and Reconstruction.

Dates: September 15, 1863-January 29, 1873

Hercules Powder Company Oral Histories Collection

Identifier: M582
Form of Material

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.

Dates: December 2004

Hurricanes of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Research Collection

Identifier: M282

Research collection of historian Charles Sullivan for his book "Hurricanes of the Gulf Coast."

Dates: circa 1715-1985

James L. and Van Buren Jolly Letters

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM2000-99
Form of Material Photocopies of letters written by James L. Jolly in Mt. Vernon, Indiana and Van Buren Jolly in Noble, Oklahoma. The originals are preserved in the Cox Collection in the Willard Library in Evansville, Indiana. The James L. Jolly family lived in Covington County, Mississippi from approximately 1830 to 1853.1. Typescript of letter from James L. Jolly to W.L. Speed concerning familyhistory, farm produce, and politics (February 15, 1861).2. Typescript of an unsigned letter...
Dates: 1861; 1897

Boaz Jones Oral History

Identifier: M312

Tape and transcript of his memories of life in southwest Mississippi.

Dates: Spring 1992

Richard Irwin Lester, Jr. Collection

Identifier: M675

Material on Germany during Third Reich, donated in memory of Armin D. Lehmann and in honor of Wilhelm Reinhard Gehlen.

Dates: early 1900s-1960s

John South Lewis Civil War Diary

Identifier: M632

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.

Dates: February 9-June 8, 1864

Nuclear Waste Disposal Research Collection

Identifier: M427
Scope and Contents

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.

Dates: circa 1969-1987

John Parker Collection

Identifier: M223

Autograph book of 309 officers imprisoned at Johnson Island Military Prison near Sandusky, Ohio.

Dates: January 28-February 2, 1864

Ella Fountain Keesler Pratt Collection

Identifier: M579

This collection contains correspondence, photographs, and information about the Keesler family.

Dates: 1868-2011

Railroad Collection

Identifier: M169
Scope and Contents

Organizational records of the Association of American Railroads; the Gulf, Mobile, and Ohio Railroad; the Mississippi Central Railroad; and the Illinois Central.

Dates: circa 1850-1967

Jacob and Alexander Vanasdall/Vanasdale Civil War Letters

Identifier: M619
Form of Material

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.

Dates: October 5, 1862-April 8, 1864

Capt. John P. Worthing Civil War Letters

Identifier: M339

Transcripts of three letters written by white officer of the 88th Regiment of U.S. Colored Troops (formerly Corps d'Afrique).

Dates: June 28, 1863-June 24, 1864