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Orville E. Babcock collection

 Collection
Identifier: USGPL-OEB
Scope and Content Note The Orville E. Babcock collections contain a number of diaries and personal effects of Grant's former aide-de-camp. Babcock’s diaries begin in 1863 and continue into 1869 (though missing are the crucial years when he joined General Grant's staff). Babcock records his experiences in Kentucky, Ohio, Washington, DC, Vicksburg, Nashville, Knoxville, and Chattanooga, before be summoned to Virginia by General Grant. They also contain information about his post-war experiences in Washington as...
Dates: 1863 - 1884

G. W. Bachman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-111
Scope and Contents Four volumes concerning Bachman's experiences as pastor and colporter of the Methodist Episcopal Church in Mississippi, 1839-1914.
Dates: 1839 - 1914
Found in: Manuscripts

John Bailey collection

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Identifier: USGPL-BAI
Scope and Content The John Bailey Collection is organized thematically into five series: Series 1: Clerk of the House, Series 2: Justice of the Peace, Series 3: Reform School of the District of Columbia, Series 4: Currency, and Additional Material. While the inclusive dates range from 1797-1925, the bulk of the material is from the 1850s-1880s. Due to the overlapping appointments of Bailey across his lifetime the collection is arranged thematically. The material included in this collection reflects Bailey’s...
Dates: 1797 - 1925; Majority of material found within 1850 - 1870

Louis Ball Letters

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Identifier: MSS-157
Scope and Contents Letters and cards from 2 servicemen in Europe to the Ball family, 1944-1945.
Dates: 1944 - 1945
Found in: Manuscripts

Michael B. Ballard Papers

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Identifier: MSS-404
Scope and Contents Research materials and manuscripts of scholarly books and articles written by MSU faculty member, archivist, Civil War researcher and author, Dr. Michael B. Ballard. Included are: photocopies and microfilm of documents from various repositories collected for A Long Shadow: Jefferson Davis and the Final Days of the Confederacy; manuscripts, research materials and photographs for Landscapes of Battle: The Civil War; research materials collected from many sources for Pemberton: A Biography;...
Dates: 1833 - 2007
Found in: Manuscripts

Bank of Mississippi Records

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Identifier: MSS-19
Scope and Contents Journals, minutes, ledgers, daily and weekly bank statements, registers, checkbooks, balance books and other financial records of the bank. Also includes summary and bibliography of R.C. Weems dissertation.
Dates: 1810 - 1843
Found in: Manuscripts

Barbara Blankenship Collection

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Identifier: University Archives-A1978-36
Dates: 1977-12-14

Jo Barksdale Papers

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Identifier: MSS-661
Scope and Contents The collection includes correspondence, legal materials, memorabilia, photographs and other materials comprising the Mississippi Writers Association records, 1988-2002. Also included are the personal papers of Jo Barksdale, including writings, photographs, articles, cookbooks and other materials concerning her activities as a caterer and cookbook author and two historic cookbooks (1893 and 1895). Genealogy and family history materials include materials concerning the Stevens, MacGehee, Ruffin,...
Dates: 1825 - 2008
Found in: Manuscripts

Harris Barnes Papers

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Identifier: MSS-639
Dates: 1930 - 2006
Found in: Manuscripts

Robert Barnette Civil War Letter

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Identifier: MSS-104
Scope and Contents Civil War letter of T. J. C. Harmann of the 40th Mississippi Infantry Regiment, Company E, stationed at Meridian, Miss., May 22, 1862, to his mother and sisters.
Dates: 1862
Found in: Manuscripts

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Manuscripts 786
Mississippi State University Libraries 239
University Archives 183
Mississippi Political Collections 123
Ulysses S. Grant Collection 20
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Subject
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 82
Agriculture. 44
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence. 43
African-Americans. 27
Correspondence. 23
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Politics. 21
Starkville (Miss.) 18
Art. 16
World War, 1939-1945 16
Diaries. 15
Oktibbeha County (Miss.) 15
Business records. 13
Mississippi--Genealogy 13
Churches -- Mississippi. 12
Journalism -- Mississippi. 12
Education -- Mississippi. 11
Mississippi State University 11
Mississippi State University. 11
Women. 11
Civil Rights -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century. 10
Family -- History. 10
Poetry. 10
Slavery -- Mississippi. 10
4-H--clubs 9
Education -- Mississippi -- History. 9
Sheet music 9
Soldiers -- Confederate States of America -- History. 9
Newspapers -- Mississippi. 8
Wills. 8
World War II. 8
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century. 7
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History. 7
Architecture 7
Baptist church in Mississippi. 7
College Administrators 7
Family life -- Mississippi. 7
Mississippi politics and government -- 1951- 7
Religion -- Mississippi -- History. 7
World War, 1914-1918 7
genealogies (histories) 7
Civil rights movements -- Mississippi. 6
Columbus (Miss.) 6
Cotton. 6
Elections -- Mississippi. 6
Farms and plantations -- Mississippi. 6
Law 6
Legal documents. 6
Mississippi--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 6
Politics -- Mississippi -- History. 6
Receipts (financial records) 6
West Point (Miss.) 6
Women -- Education -- Mississippi. 6
memorabilia 6
Aberdeen (Miss.) 5
Account books. 5
Agriculture -- Mississippi -- History. 5
Agriculture, Cooperative -- Mississippi. 5
Business -- Mississippi -- History. 5
Chickasaw County (Miss.) 5
Cotton trade -- Mississippi. 5
Home demonstration work 5
Lowndes County (Miss.) 5
Mississippi -- Race relations. 5
Music -- America. 5
Pontotoc County (Miss.) 5
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) 5
Scrapbook journaling. 5
Slavery -- Mississippi -- History. 5
Women -- Mississippi. 5
souvenirs 5
4-H Correspondence 4
Agricultural education. 4
Clippings (information artifacts) 4
College students -- Mississippi -- History. 4
Correspondence 4
Cotton growing -- Southern States. 4
Deeds of trust. 4
General Grant National Memorial (New York, N.Y.) 4
Georgia. 4
Jackson (Miss.) 4
Mexican War, 1846-1848. 4
Mississippi Cooperative Extension Service 4
Mississippi State University -- Alumni and alumnae. 4
Mississippi State University. President’s Commission on the Status of Women 4
Natchez (Miss.) 4
Newspapers 4
Photographs. 4
Plantations -- Louisiana 4
Religious writings. 4
School integration -- Mississippi. 4
Soldiers. 4
Sports teams 4
Taxation -- Mississippi. 4
Universities and colleges -- Mississippi. 4
Winston County (Miss.) 4
Women -- History 4
Women college students -- Mississippi. 4
World War I. 4
Yellow fever -- Mississippi. 4
newspaper articles 4
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German 2
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 1
Italian 1
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Names
Stennis, John C. (John Cornelius), 1901-1995 59
Montgomery, G. V. (Gillespie V.), 1920-2006 19
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 10
Grant, Julia Dent, 1826-1902 5
Mississippi State University 5
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Democratic Party (Miss.) 4
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) 4
Grant, Frederick Dent, 1850-1912 4
Grant, Jesse Root, 1858-1934 4
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 4
Mississippi Cooperative Extension Service 4
Brougher, William Edward 3
Carter, Jimmy 3
Conner, Douglas L. 3
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver) 3
Evers, Charles 3
Grant, Ulysses S., 1852-1929 3
Griffin, Charles H. (Charles Hudson), 1926-1989 3
Lincoln, Robert Todd, 1843-1926 3
Republican Party (Miss.) 3
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano) 3
Stone, John Marshall, 1830-1900 3
Waller, Bill 3
Welty, Eudora 3
Abernethy, Thomas Gerstle 2
Babcock, Orville Elias, 1835-1884 2
Burnside, William A. 2
Cantacuzene, Julia, Princess, 1876-1975 2
Carter, Hodding 2
Chickasaw Female College 2
Cobb family. 2
Cobb, Cully Alton 2
Cobb, Lois D. (Lois Dowdle) 2
Cole, Hunter. 2
Coleman, J.P. (James Plemon) 2
Coleman, J.P. (James Plemon), 1914-1991 2
Colmer, William Meyers 2
Confederate States of America. Army. Mississippi Cavalry Regiment, 1st 2
Confederate States of America. Army. Mississippi Infantry Regiment, 22nd 2
Delta Ministry 2
Espy, Mike 2
Forest, Nathan Bedford 2
Franklin, Sam H. 2
Gartin, Carroll 2
Grant family, 1822- (President U. S. Grant) 2
Grant, Elizabeth Chapman 2
Grant, Ida, 1854-1930 2
Grant, U. S. (Ulysses S.), 1881-1968 2
Harris, Corra 2
Jackson, Jesse 2
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) 2
Lee, Stephen D. (Stephen Dill) 2
Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882 2
MacArthur, Douglas 2
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley) 2
Mississippi 4-H Club 2
Mississippi State College 2
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 2
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) 2
Phillips, Rubel L. 2
Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849 2
Sartoris, Nellie Grant, 1855-1922 2
United Confederate Veterans 2
University of Mississippi 2
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) 2
White, Hugh L. (Hugh Lawson) 2
White, William Parker 2
Whitten, Jamie L. 2
Williams, John Bell 2
Winter, William F. 2
Wright, Fielding (Fielding Lewis) 2
11th Mississippi Infantry Regiment, Company H 1
17th Virginia Infantry 1
1st Mississippi Infantry Regiment. Company G 1
27th Mississippi Infantry Regiment, Company A 1
Abbott and Howard (Holmes County, Miss.) 1
Abbott family. 1
Abbott, F. Marion 1
Abbott, Gertrude 1
Abbott, Harry 1
Abbott, Liberty C. 1
Abbott, Maria 1
Aberdeen Creamery (Aberdeen, Miss.) 1
Adams family. 1
Adams, Everett L. (Everett Louis) 1
Adams, Everett L., Jr. (Everett Louis) 1
Adams, Henry Smith 1
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 1
Adams, Mary Augusta 1
Adams, Roy Clark. 1
Adams, Ruth. 1
Adams, William D. 1
Aetna Insurance Company 1
Agnew, E. 1
Agnew, Samuel Andrew 1
Alabama and Vicksburg Railway Company (Miss.) 1
Alcorn University 1
Allen, Grover--Photographs. 1
Allen, Grover. 1
Allen, John M. 1
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