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Interview.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Statement, transcript, or recording of conversations in which one person obtains information from another such as for research purposes, publication, or broadcast.

Found in 26 Collections and/or Records:

AM03-29, circa 1993-1998

 Accession
Form of Material Research materials generated by Dr. Gilbert H. Hoffman for his book, Steam Whistles in the Piney Woods, Vol. 1 (1998). Also included are a collection of interviews for chapters 4 - 7 of Vol. 2.
Dates: circa 1993-1998

AM03-36, circa 1990s

 Accession
Form of Material Research materials for Steam Whistles in the Piney Woods, Vol. 2, chapters 4 - 7. Also included is a collection of interviews regarding the book.
Dates: circa 1990s

Alfred P. Andrews Sylvester Magee Research Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M513
Scope and Contents The collection includes materials collected and produced by A. P. Andrews, in his effort to substantiate Sylvester Magee’s claim to have been an adult enslaved man that served in the Civil War. The collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings and journal articles, research notes produced by Andrews, photographs, and reel-to-reel tapes of oral histories of Magee and some of his family members.
Dates: 1965-1971; 1974; 1976; 1990-1992

David Batzka Civil Rights Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M565
Abstract The David Batzka Civil Rights Collection contains papers from before, during, and after Batzka’s time in Clarksdale, Mississippi, during the Freedom Summer of 1964. This collection would be of interest to researchers studying the Civil Rights Movement, Mississippi history, and Freedom Summer.
Dates: circa 1963-1965; 1984, 1989, 1993-1995

Ray L. Bellande Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M540
Abstract Copies of this Ocean Springs Record columnist's "Sous Les Chenes", "Images Under the Oaks" and “Vintage Village Vues” columns, and related research materials.
Dates: circa 1992-2009

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

Victoria E. Bynum Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M541
Abstract Research materials used by historian in her book The Free State of Jones.
Dates: 1993-2000

Emilye Crosby Civil Rights Collection (AM18-05)

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM18-05
Abstract Primary and secondary research materials related to Claiborne County, Mississippi and its county seat, Port Gibson. Claiborne County was the center of a little-known but profound demonstration and struggle during the civil rights movement resulting in the United States Supreme Court Case NAACP v. Claiborne Hardware Company.
Dates: Majority of material found in 1953-2011

Kathleen Dahl Freedom Summer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M357
Abstract Correspondence, scrapbooks, photo albums, printed materials, political campaign and organizations' buttons, poster, and video tapes of this Freedom Summer volunteer in Holly Springs, Mississippi.
Dates: 1963-2003

Jon G. Davies Freedom Summer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M364
Abstract Letters written by a Civil Rights volunteer in Holly Springs, Mississippi from September 1964 to March 1965.
Dates: 1964

Martha Davis Freedom Summer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M412
Scope and Contents This collection was donated by Dr. Martha Davis in 2003. It contains information pertaining to the founding of the Medical Committee for Human Rights, their involvement in Civil Rights activities in Mississippi, and the personal experiences of Martha Davis, Hy Gold, and Tom Levin.
Dates: 1964; 2003

Edythe Evelyn Gandy Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M367
Abstract The Edythe Evely Gandy Collection contains Gandy family materials, historical manuscript materials, photographs, films, and memorabilia.
Dates: 1910-2011

Philip Hearn Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM17-67
Scope and Contents Research materials for book, Hurricane Camille: Monster Storm of the Gulf Coast.
Dates: circa 1969-2004

Hurricanes of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Research Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M282
Abstract Research collection of historian Charles Sullivan for his book "Hurricanes of the Gulf Coast."
Dates: circa 1715-1985

I. Oral Histories and Interviews

 Sub-Series
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Henry and Sue [Lorenzi] Sojourner Civil Rights Movement Collection is a fascinating group of materials that give an in depth look into the Civil Rights Movement, specifically in Holmes County Mississippi.
Dates: 1900s; 1940s–1950s; Majority of material found within 1960s–2010s; Undated

Boaz Jones Oral History

 Collection
Identifier: M312
Abstract Tape and transcript of his memories of life in southwest Mississippi.
Dates: Spring 1992

Lucy Komisar Civil Rights Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M395
Scope and Contents The Lucy Komisar Civil Rights Collection brings together nearly four years of news stories by an alternative newspaper in Mississippi during the early 1960s and includes a historical/ biographical sketch of the creator of the collection. Most of the collection consists of photocopies of issues of the Mississippi Free Press (an incomplete run) that were published in Jackson, Mississippi, between the years of 1961 – 1964. The collection also includes an interview...
Dates: 1961-1964; 1991

Rabbi Arthur J. Lelyveld Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M483
Abstract The collection contains photocopies of newspaper articles describing the attack on Rabbi Arthur J. Lelyveld, Lawrence Spears, and David Owen on July 10, 1964. There are also two DVDs of interviews with Rabbi Lelyveld.
Dates: 1964; undated

Mississippi Bandmasters Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: M260
Form of Material Audio tapes of interviews with Mississippi bandsmen and others who are the subjects of Dr. Perry B. Daniels' book Four Pioneer Mississippi Bandmasters and a History of the Mississippi Bandmasters Association.
Dates: Majority of material found within circa 1980s

John L. Pendergrass Papers

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM19-60
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).
Dates: unknown

Ella Fountain Keesler Pratt Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M579
Abstract This collection contains correspondence, photographs, and information about the Keesler family.
Dates: 1868-2011

James Earl Price Mississippi History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M397
Scope and Contents The James Earl Price Mississippi History Collection is comprised of diverse materials and subject matter.
Dates: 1943-2000

Andrew Schiffrin Freedom Summer Interview

 Collection
Identifier: M647
Abstract One compact disk containing an interview with Mississippi Freedom Summer volunteer, Andrew Schiffrin. Mr. Schiffrin served in Meridian, and the interview was conducted by a reporter, shortly after the disappearance of Civil Rights workers, Andrew Goodman, Michael Schwerner, and James Chaney. The interview is a little more than five minutes in length.
Dates: 1964

Henry and Sue [Lorenzi] Sojourner Civil Rights Movement Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M502
Abstract The Henry and Sue [Lorenzi] Sojourner Civil Rights Movement Collection contains a vast array of materials from during and after the [Lorenzi] Sojourner’s time in Holmes County, Mississippi, during the Freedom Summer of 1964. This collection would be of interest to researchers studying the Civil Rights Movement, Mississippi history, and Freedom Summer.
Dates: 1900s; 1940s–1950s; Majority of material found within 1960s–2010s; Undated

George C. Wallace Speeches

 Collection
Identifier: M308
Abstract This collection should be of interest to researchers of the 1960s civil rights movement, the political climate of the 1960s, the history of Alabama, or the political posture of George C. Wallace.
Dates: circa 1961-1968

Luigi Zaninelli Collection

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