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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Col. Grover Ashley Papers

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM15-07
Abstract Files related to Col. Ashley’s time as Director of Cook Library at the University of Southern Mississippi.
Dates: circa 1970s-2012

Claude E. Fike Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM93-2
Form of Material Collection of materials that document the professional and social life of Dr. Claude E. Fike at the University of Southern Mississippi as a professor of history, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences (College of Liberal Arts), and the director of McCain Library.
Dates: circa 1936-1994

History of the University of Southern Mississippi’s Library

Identifier: M626
Abstract History of the University of Southern Mississippi’s Library, written in 1972.
Dates: circa 1972

International Women's Year (IWY) Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM21-010
Form of Material Items related to Ann Mulloy Ashmore and her experiences as chair of the Oklahoma IWY Coordination Committee. Marjorie Spruill Wheeler at The University of Southern Mississippi conducted her oral history for inclusion of her book: Divided We Stand: The Battle over Women’s Rights and Family Values that Polarized American Politics.
Dates: 1975-1978; unknown

Mary B. Kimball World War I Letter

Identifier: M611
Abstract Letter written to Mary B. Kimball by a hospital librarian at Camp Shelby, Mississippi.
Dates: January 5, 1916 (misdated, likely 1919)

Betty Mulloy Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM08-27
Form of Materials Playbills, programs and miscellaneous items from cultural performances and sporting events are in this collection. These include performances at USM, Laurel (MS), New Orleans, Mobile, San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York and London.
Dates: 1929-1993

Anna Margaret Roberts Papers

Identifier: M138
Abstract Documentation of the life and career of USM librarian.
Dates: 1908-1960

Klaus & Elisabeth C. Speer Papers

Identifier: M352
Abstract Personal diaries of Elisabeth Speer, family Christmas letters, and scrapbook of newspaper clippings concerning Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi.
Dates: circa 1963-1965

Roy Torkington Freedom Summer Collection

Identifier: M386
Abstract Photocopies of letters written by Freedom Summer volunteer, Roy Torkington, to his fiance, Anne. Mr. Torkington assisted with voter registration in Itta Bena , Mississippi (Leflore County), and the letters describe his surroundings, his thoughts, and events that took place during his sojourn in Mississippi.
Dates: June 14-August 3, 1964

Bobs M. Tusa Freedom Summer Research Collection

Identifier: M651
Abstract This collection contains research about Freedom Summer in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
Dates: 1997-2001