• Agnew (Samuel Andrew) collection 

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      MSS. 100. 1847-1902. 14 reels microfilm. Family papers (letters, receipts, statements of account, indentures, agreements with laborers, railroad schedules, etc.); diaries (43 typed copies), 1851-1902, containing the Reverend ...
    • Ames and Hogan families papers 

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      MSS. 2. 1816-1910. 0.66 cubic feet. The collection documents the history of the Elijah Hogan and Madison Fisk Ames families from 1816 to 1910 and comprise correspondence, legal papers, speeches and essays, business receipts, ...
    • Antebellum Receipts for Sale and Tax of Negroes 

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      MSS. 154. 1841-1850. 0.01 cubic feet: 4 items. Four receipts: Receipt for Wm. Burnside's taxes on two slaves for 1841, paid by T. J. Burnside; John Ward sells to Jane Burnside a 17 year old named Henry, 1845; R. B. Vernon ...
    • Baskin family papers 

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      MSS. 22. 1869-1948 and undated. 1 cubic foot. Includes records created by the family Robert Ren Baskin (1854-1911) and Rebecca J. Simpson Baskin (1863-1962). The collection consists of correspondence, financial and legal ...
    • Butler (Carl and Dixie) collection 

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      MSS. 436. 1819-1857. .66 cu. foot, 1 reel microfilm. Papers created by the Thomas Harris family, who lived in Georgia prior to settling in Lowndes County, Mississippi, and also the Brownrigg family of North Carolina and ...
    • Butts (Alfred Benjamin) papers 

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      MSS. 163. 1865-1892. 0.16 cubic feet. Agreement with freedmen, Sept. 14, 1865, concerning work on the Caldwell Plantation, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi; 2 bonds issued by Oktibbeha County "in payment of stock of the Mobile ...
    • Capps (George F.) letters 

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      MSS. 166. 1860-1869. 0.04 cubic feet and 1 reel microfilm. Letters, certificate of the George F. Capps family include three letters written during the Civil War from George F. Capps of the 42nd Alabama Infantry, Company ...
    • Citizens' Council collection 

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      MSS. 331. 1955-1967. 1 cubic foot. Includes correspondence, annual reports, and publications of the Association of Citizens' Councils of Mississippi, the Citizens' Council of America, and various other organizations. ...
    • Cobb (Cully A.) / Ruralist Press papers 

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      MSS. 74. 1906-1972. 20 cubic feet. Correspondence, reports, and other documents concerning Cully A. Cobb (1884-1975), his activities with the Cotton Division of the Agricultural Adjustment Administration (1933-1937), his ...
    • Cobb (Joseph B.) estate papers 

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      MSS. 377. 1858-1861. 0.08 cubic feet. Photocopies from the Lowndes County Courthouse of the estate papers of Joseph B. Cobb, humorist and author of Mississippi Scenes. Among the topics are a rebellion on one of Cobb's ...
    • Conner (Douglas) papers 

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      MSS. 179. 1943-1993, 2011. 0.99 cubic feet. The Douglas Conner papers include the papers of Dr. Douglas L. Conner (1920-1998), prominent African-American physician and civil rights activist in Mississippi. The papers contain ...
    • Cox (Allen Eugene) papers 

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      MSS. 45. 1880-1996 (Bulk Dates: 1935-1987). 47.75 cubic feet. The Allen Eugene Cox papers contain the papers of Allen Eugene Cox (1905-1992), former resident director of Providence Cooperative Farm, Holmes County, Mississippi, ...
    • Crunk (Dell Justice) collection 

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      MSS. 440. 1848-1909. 2 reels microfilm. Papers of John F. Johnson (1827-1902), farmer, Confederate soldier, and tax assessor, of Grady, Webster County, Mississippi. Correspondence, journals, farm records, and business ...
    • Dantzler (L. N.) Lumber Company records 

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      MSS. 140. 1857-1971 (Bulk Dates: 1887-1966). circa 80 cubic feet. Correspondence, minutes, maps, photographs, ledgers, and other documents concerning the L. N. Dantzler Company and its related companies, based in Southern ...
    • Delta and Pine Land Company records 

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      MSS. 101. 1886-1982. 104.33 cubic feet and 53 volumes. Correspondence, annual reports, minutes, financial records, maps, oral history interviews, publications and other records documenting the history of the Delta and Pine ...
    • Delta Ministry collection 

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      Acc. No. 78. The Delta Ministry Papers (1936, 1964-1971) contain correspondence, newspaper clippings, reports, proposals, minutes, memoranda, press releases, photographs, election and campaign materials, bills, receipts, ...
    • Early Years of the Delta Cooperative Farm and the Providence Cooperative Farm. Franklin, Sam H. 

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      MSS. 379. 1980. 1 volume. Writing by Sam H. Franklin concerns cooperative farms in Bolivar and Holmes Counties, Mississippi, from the 1930s through the 1950s. The Delta Cooperative Farm was sold in 1942; the Providence ...
    • Edwards (Edward D.) family papers 

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      MSS. 118. 1831-1950. 0.12 cubic feet and 1 reel microfilm. Family correspondence, Bible records, property records and documents, concerning the family of Edward D. Edwards (1804-1861) of Choctaw County, Mississippi. Includes ...
    • Elliot (Nelson and Jake) statement 

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      MSS. 192. 1916. 0.01 cubic feet: 1 item. Two former slaves describe Mrs. Elizabeth Elliot's life during the American Revolution and afterwards. They also describe her treatment of her slaves. Concerns the Carolinas and ...
    • Emmerich (John Oliver, Sr.) papers 

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      MSS. 429. 1877-1978. 6.5 cubic feet. Correspondence, clippings, biographical sketches, manuscripts, research material, publications, photographs, and memorabilia, of John Oliver Emmerich, Sr., editor and publisher of the ...