Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
Form of Material Exterior sign from Finish Line Sports, located in the Village Green mall on North 25th Avenue. The store was operational from 1978-circa 1983. Finish Line Sports served as the unofficial headquarters of the Hattiesburg Track Club. Regular Friday evening fun runs began and ended at the store. A popular 3-mile Turkey day run was staged on Thanksgiving morning. FLS was a convenient meeting spot for training runs.The original owners of the store, Elmer and Ann Beardshall,...
Dates: circa 1978
Abstract This collection contains materials related to Arthur Lavonne Gilmore, Sr. and Arthur Lavonne Gilmore, Jr.
Form of Material Manuscript materials from his books: Against the Odds: The Adventures of a Man in His Sixties Competing in Six of the World's Toughest Triathlons across Six Continents (2013) and Racing Back to Vietnam: A Journey in War and Peace (2017).
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.
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains campaign materials, campaign buttons, documents, and periodicals.
Dates: circa 1900-2020
Abstract Account of the desegregation of the University of Southern Mississippi as remembered by the author in 2010, in addition to 2 books by the author and material donated by Dr. Weatherford and Mrs. Weatherford.
Dates: circa 1921-1994; 2015