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Journalism -- Mississippi.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Charles Norman and Frances Weems Bradley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-367
Scope and Contents Includes correspondence, speeches, editorials, photographs, clippings, and memorabilia, relating primarily to the Bradley's careers, civic activities, and family. Norman Bradley's career in journalism spanned more than forty years with the Jackson Clarion-Ledger, the Associated Press, the Jackson State Times, The Chattanooga Post, and The Chattanooga Times; he served the latter three newspapers as editor. Frances Weems Bradley was the food editor of The Chattanooga Times. Papers include...
Dates: 1890 - 1989

Charles Johnson Faulk Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-514
Scope and Contents The Charles Johnson Faulk papers contain the personal and business correspondence of the former executive editor of the Vicksburg Evening Post. There are also the research files Faulk compiled for his column ‘Neighborly Yours’, and a group of manuscripts and notes for various articles, short stories and the unpublished books ‘Dateline Vicksburg’ and ‘Phoenix’. The collection also includes copies of his ‘Neighborly Yours’ columns and a number of published...
Dates: 1864 - 1990; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1989

Henry F. Meyer Papers

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Identifier: MSS-528
Dates: 1932 - 2003

Clayton Rand Papers

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Identifier: MSS-91
Scope and Content Papers of Clayton Thomas Rand (1891-1971), author, columnist, speaker, and publisher of the Dixie Guide, Gulfport, Mississippi. Rand graduated from Mississippi A & M College in 1911, operated newspapers in Neshoba County and other parts of north Mississippi, and in the 1920's moved to the Mississippi Gulf Coast, where he resided until his death. Included are correspondence; manuscripts of speeches, books, pamphlets, and columns; financial records; clippings; printed material and...
Dates: 1918 - 1971

Sidney L. "Sid" Salter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-490
Scope and Content Papers of Salter, born in 1959 in Philadelphia, Mississippi. Salter received his B.A. from Mississippi State University and began his career as assistant sports editor for The Starkville Daily News in 1981. In successive career moves from 1982 to 1983, Salter served as associate editor for The Neshoba Democrat and managing editor at The Bolivar Commercial before becoming publisher and editor of The Scott County Times/The Morton Tribune in 1983. From 1989 to 1991, Salter was also publisher of...
Dates: 1890 - 1998

Significant Events Newspaper Collection

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Identifier: MSS-797
Scope and Content

Collection of newspapers focused on significant events in 20th century history including the death of Elvis Presley, and World Trade Center attack.

Dates: 1930 - 2003

Hazel Brannon Smith Papers

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Identifier: MSS-445
Scope and Content Letters, clippings, pamphlets, certificates, artifact and other materials concerning Smith (1914-1994). The bulk of Smith's papers were destroyed in a fire at the Lexington Advertiser. Smith was born in Gadsden, Alabama, and graduated from the University of Alabama in 1935 with a B.A. in Journalism. In that year she came to Mississippi and purchased the Durant News. By 1943, that paper was successful enough to allow Smith to purchase the Lexington Advertiser, which she edited and published...
Dates: 1945 - 1976

Southern Public Relations Federation Archives

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Identifier: MSS-781
Scope and Content

Records of the Southern Public Relations Federation (SPRF) and the Publication Relations Association of Mississippi (PRAM), related to business meetings and conferences.

Dates: 1990 - 2017

James Kenneth Toler Papers

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Identifier: MSS-89
Scope and Content Papers of journalist Toler (1904-1966) include correspondence, speeches, press releases, clippings, and photographs, chiefly concerning political, legislative, and racial events in Mississippi, during his career as a correspondent for the Associated Press and the Memphis Commercial Appeal. Toler was born in Crowley, Louisiana, and attended Louisiana State University. He began his career on the Crowley Daily Signal. Toler's specialty was Mississippi politics. From 1928 on he covered the...
Dates: 1928 - 1966

Neely Tucker Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-730
Scope and Content

This collection consists of items from novelist, journalist and author Neely Tucker, originally from Holmes County, Mississippi. The collection includes background information for stories, early outlines, publications, photographs, notes and international story binders.

Dates: 1967 - 2014