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African Americans.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: African Americans--United States ; Black Americans ; Colored people (United States) ; Negroes ; Afro-Americans

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

AM97-76, November 2, 1980

Form of Material Mrs. Myrtis Rue was an African American native of Hattiesburg and a teacher in the public schools. She was the first person to donate civil rights materials to the USM Archives during the solicitation effort, which began in September 1997. Her gift was this full-page article entitled "Hattiesburg's Beginnings: A Black Perspective" from the Hattiesburg American of November 2, 1980. She died August 3, 2000.
Dates: November 2, 1980