Authors -- Mississippi.
Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:
Carl F. Andre Writings
Manuscript materials of Carl F. Andre, writer for the Northside Sun in Jackson, Mississippi.
John G. Armistead Collection
Manuscripts of novels and related papers by Mississippi author.
Ewart A. Autry Typescript
The stories in this collection may be of interest to students of literature, religion, sociology, and anthropology, in that they provide anecdotal tales associated with traditional values, which reflect the ideas held by a southern, white, educated, minister writing about his perceptions of life in rural northern Mississippi from the early 1900's through the 1970's.
James A. Bateman Papers
Poetry, essays, manuscripts, and published works by James Andy Bateman.
David C. Berry, Jr. Papers
The David C. Berry, Jr. Papers include the correspondence, drafted writings, and publications of USM professor and poet David C. Berry. This collection would be of particular interest to researchers focusing on the writing process or studying university professorships and family life in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. Topics in Berry’s poetry include the Vietnam War, marriage, divorce, and religion.
William T. Brannon Papers
In 1971, William Brannon donated materials to the University of Southern Mississippi Archives. The collection largely consists of magazines, manuscripts, and correspondence related to the writer’s career as both a staff and freelance writer whose work appeared in many publications.
McAtee/Marion County Civil Rights Oral History Collection
Audio interviews related to the Civil Rights Movement in Marion County, Mississippi.
Neil R. McMillen Collection
Methodist History Materials Collection
Reverend John Buford Cain, a Methodist historian, wrote many publications, including Methodism in the Mississippi Conference: 1846-1870. The collection contains copies of pages from that book, accompanied by handwritten notations on the history of Madison County, Mississippi.
John Frederick Nau Papers
The Robber Bridegroom Poster
The Robber Bridegroom Poster Collection consists of a poster from Lemuria Bookstore commemorating an illustrated, forty-fifth anniversary edition of Eudora Welty’s novella, The Robber Bridegroom (1942), which is signed by the illustrator Barry Moser. This collection is of particular interest to researchers studying American literature, Mississippi authors, Eudora Welty, and Barry Moser.
Flo Hampton Scott Papers
Anecdotal tales in her book, That Passing Laughter.
Dale Milton Titler Papers
The Dale Milton Titler Papers contain manuscripts, typescripts, research, correspondence, oral history interviews, book reviews, and articles accumulated by historian and author Dale M. Titler between 1945-2011.
Titler’s papers were curated from his nine published books and four unpublished works. This collection is divided into six series: correspondence, manuscripts chronolgical, manuscripts alphabetical, oral interviews, photographs, and oversized materials.