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Religion -- Mississippi -- History.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

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

Wilbur B. Pearson Architectural Records

Identifier: MSS-513
Scope and Content

Papers of architectural engineer and retired MSU faculty member Wilbur B. Pearson bulk with drawings for completed architectural projects, primarily in Lowndes, Oktibbeha and Clay Counties, Mississippi. Included are drawings and project files for 219 projects, including schools, churches, banks, fire stations, private residences and other public and private buildings. Database of projects and inventory of project files available.

Dates: 1948 - 1985

Rural Youth Sunday Program

Identifier: MSS-749
Scope and Content

Hand-typed program and call to worship for youth group. Includes detailed candle ceremony.

Dates: undated

William M. Stone Diary

Identifier: MSS-274
Scope and Content

Daily account of farming operations and farming operations and frequent church attendance. Stone was a Meridian planter, one-time justice of the peace, Presbyterian elder.

Dates: 1848 - 1851

C. P. Thrailkill Family Papers

Identifier: MSS-608
Scope and Content

Documents related to the Duckhill trainwreck, biographical material about C.P. Thrailkill, autobiography, genealogical materials, yearbooks, sermons, and church records.

Dates: undated

Rufus Ward Collection

Identifier: MSS-73
Scope and Content Personal and business correspondence, accounts, receipts, deeds, slave records, tax receipts, military orders, genealogical material and other papers of the James Sykes family of Columbus, Mississippi. Includes letters from cotton brokers in West Point, Mississippi, Mobile, Alabama, St. Louis, Missouri, and New Orleans, Louisiana; letters from Alleghany Springs and Blue Ridge Springs, Virginia, and White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia; letters from Wildie and Ida Sykes at Patapsco Female...
Dates: 1837 - 1920

T. C. Wier Family Papers

Identifier: MSS-646
Scope and Content Correspondence, diaries and journals, photographs, sermons and other church materials, receipts, memorials, poems and other writings, programs and other memorabilia, school materials, genealogical materials, clothing, publications and other materials documenting the lives and contributions of the extended family of Methodist minister Dr. T.C. (Thomas Coke) Wier (1827-1920), who served as presiding elder and pastor in Alabama and Mississippi churches from 1859-1906 and also served as...
Dates: 1837 - 1973