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Education -- Mississippi -- History.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Ames and Hogan families papers

Identifier: MSS-2
Scope and Contents

The Ames and Hogan families papers document the history of the family from 1816-1910. The papers consist of correspondence, legal documents, speeches and essays, business receipts, an autograph album, and other items. Among the business receipts are those relating to Hogan’s business with James Nealley, documenting their trips from Ditto’s Landing to New Orleans, along with their cargo and business partners.

Dates: 1816 - 1910

Baskin Family Papers

Identifier: MSS-22
Scope and Contents The Baskin family papers are organized into four series: Correspondence, Financial and Legal Records, Miscellaneous, and Visual Materials. Correspondence includes letters between Baskin family and friends from 1869 to 1948, with the bulk dating from 1896 to 1940. Financial and Legal Records, 1869-1948 and undated, include bills, tax records, and deeds of trust. The Miscellaneous series consists of published and ephemeral materials collected by the family,...
Dates: 1869 - 1948

Chickasaw Female College Collection

Identifier: MSS-171-172
Scope and Contents

Minutes of the Board of Trustees of the college which was located in Pontotoc, Mississippi.

Dates: 1852 - 1898

Lena Simmons Clark collection

Identifier: MSS-18
Scope and Contents

Papers of the Travis Clark family including: farm accounts, receipts, other financial statements, cotton sale records and other farm records from Grenada County, Mississippi; material relating to the education of children (1865-1887), almanacs, scrapbook of clippings, postcards, invitations, and other papers.

Dates: 1856 - 1912

Franklin Academy register

Identifier: MSS-21
Scope and Contents

Register of the Franklin Academy, Columbus, Mississippi.

Dates: 1883 - 1904

Meschach Franklin Friendship Album

Identifier: MSS-198
Scope and Contents “Friendship’s Album” of Meschach Franklin of Early, Marshall County, Mississippi, compiled while a student in the Class of 1860 at the University of Mississippi. Includes handwritten letters from: Thomas L. Boggan, Byhalia; James A. Scudday, Thibodeaux, Louisiana; R. T. (Reuben Turner) Pollard, Whitehaven, Tennessee; W. Abney; William Handy, Canton, Mississippi; George W. Smith, Canton, Mississippi; John Seymour McNeily, Cold Springs, Wilkinson County, Mississippi; Thomas Bulten, Bayou Sara,...
Dates: 1860

Abbie Bell Nicholson Red Diary

 Collection — Box Misc. MSS Box 3
Identifier: MSS-259
Scope and Contents

Diary of Mrs. Red, a student at Industrial Institute and College, Columbus, Mississippi, concerns the daily events in a college girl's life. Copy.

Dates: 1905 - 1906

Thomas Percy Scott Papers

Identifier: MSS-263
Scope and Content Papers of Scott, educator, of Mississippi. Correspondence with relatives and friends, chiefly in Mississippi; clippings concerning the Scott family; incomplete file of Normal College News (1919-1921) edited by Scott, a faculty member of the Mississippi State Teachers College, Hattiesburg (now University of Southern Mississippi); proceedings (1877) of the first annual convention of the Mississippi State Teachers Association; and biographies of presidents of the Mississippi Educational...
Dates: 1869 - 1944

Daniel Williams Family Papers

Identifier: MSS-20

The Daniel Williams family papers document the history of the family from 1823 to 1966, most notably Campbell “Cammie” Williams and his brother, Mims Williams. The papers consist of correspondence, Civil War tax documents, bills and account statements, contracts, newspaper clippings, genealogical material, essays, poetry, cards, and miscellany.

Dates: 1823 - 1966