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West Point (Miss.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

William Neil Bogan, Jr., Family Papers

Identifier: MSS-693-2012-37
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the papers and artifacts of William Neill Bogan, Jr. Although the contents detial the span of Bogan's life, a significant amount of the collection chronicles his time serving during World War II. Documents include correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, family history, education, military, and miscellany. There are also many artifcats including Boy Scouts of American and military memorabilia.

Dates: 1917 - 1945

Starkville Daily News and Daily Times Leader photographs

Identifier: MSS-618
Scope and Contents The Starkville Daily News and Daily Times Leader photographs contains photographic prints and negatives, often accompanied by clippings from the respective newspaper, which document the people and events covered by the Starkville Daily News and Daily News Leader in Oktibbeha County and Clay County, Mississippi, and beyond between 1960 and 1975. The eleven folders include photographs of people from colleges and schools, official meetings, community events, political campaigns, sporting and...
Dates: 1960 - 1975

Stiles Family Business Papers

Identifier: MSS-70
Scope and Contents The Stiles Family Business Papers are a collection of family correspondence, receipts, tax receipts, and other financial documents related to the Stiles family. The collection dates back to the Civil War, starting in 1862 through 1946. The collections includes: family correspondence from the year 1863-1920; receipts from purchases and housing-related checks spanning 1862-1901; state and federal tax receipts from 1869-1890; check stubs and notes of tax-related payments from 1871-1879; and...
Dates: 1862-1946

West Point, Mississippi, Methodist Episcopal Church, South, register

Identifier: MSS-297
Scope and Contents

List of members received (1891-1899) and list of pastors (1968-1973).

Dates: 1891-1899, 1968-1973

West Point, Mississippi, Miscellaneous Papers

Identifier: MSS-296
Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous papers about West Point, Mississippi, collected in WPA days by Mrs. Ed Joiner. Contents: An account of Grierson's Raid; also interviews with ex-slaves.

Dates: undated

Sam Wilhite papers

Identifier: CPRC-137
Scope and Content The collection documents the activities of Sam Wilhite (1919-1998), who served as executive assistant to Mississippi Governor Hugh White in his second term (1952-1956) and was deeply involved in Democratic political work on the state, regional, and national levels during the late 1940s and 1950s. Among the candidates for whom he campaigned were Adlai Stevenson, John C. Stennis, and Hugh White. Wilhite also worked with the chambers of commerce in Florence, Alabama, and in West Point and...
Dates: 1871 - 1976; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1976