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Delta State University
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Topical: African American Churches |Archeology | Blue Mountain College | Blues | Cemeteries | Civil War and Reconstruction | Cotton Farming | Delta Council |Delta State University | Depression Era | Desegregation/Race Relations | Education | Ethnic Groups in the Delta | Farming | Floods and Flood Control | GenealogyKorean Conflict | Military | Mississippi Politics & Legislation — 19th Century | Mississippi Politics & Legislation — 20th Century | Natchez, Mississippi — 19th Century | Plantation Operation | Religion | Serials & PublicationsSports l Slavery |Vietnam War |Women — 19th Century | Women — 20th Century | World War I | World War II  

 






Geographic: Bolivar County | Cleveland, MS | Coahoma County  |Gunnison, MS | Greenville, MS | Issaquena County | Mississippi-Yazoo Delta | Mound Bayou, MS | Natchez, MS | Rosedale, MS | Shaw, MS | Shelby, MS | Sunflower County | Tallahatchie County | Vicksburg, MS | Warren County | Washington County 

 



 

 

 



























Topical

  African American Churches

·    Oral histories

·    Pete Walker Photograph Collection [M037]

·    Rosedale African American Church Histories [M087]

 Archeology

·    Tom Steele Collection [M266]

 Blue Mountain College

·    Rochie Kinabrew Papers [M075]

 Blues

·    Mose Allison Collection [M267]

·    Jonett Valentine Collection [M171]

Cemeteries

·    Bolivar County Historical Society (Arnold, Burrus, & Concordia Cemeteries) [M039]

Civil War and Reconstruction

·    Mary Carson Warfield Papers [M015]

·    John Rupert Baird Collection [M205]

·    J.G. Brumby Letter [M034]

·    Charles Clark Letters [M085]

·    Andrew Carr Collection [M207]

·    Charles C. Jacob Collection [M119]

·    William Cash-Lucy Howorth Collection [M045]

·    Jack Gunn Collection [M036]

·    Ira Ratliff Letter [M091]

·    A.G. Paxton Papers

·    Allen Spragins Collection [M232]

·    Bacon-Messenger Family Papers [M138]

·    Gibert-Knowlton-Lytle Family Papers [M113]

·    Doro Plantation Archaeological Artifacts and Reports [M044]

 Cotton Farming

·    Oral histories

·    Bolivar County Plat Book [M272]

·    Boyd-Walters-Bobo Family Papers [M100]

·    Bill McCaslin Photograph Collection

·    Tom Erwin Collection

·    Emily Erwin Collection [M210]

·    Garst Collection [M211]

·    Pete Walker Photograph Collection [M037]

·    Hollis-Sherman Papers [M074]

·    Hugh Ellis Walker Collection [M188]

·    Doro Plantation Archaeological Artifacts and Reports [M044]

·    Walter Sillers, Jr. Papers [M004]

·    Walter Sillers, Sr. Papers [M001]

·    Delta Council Collection [M050]

·    James Hand Papers [M031]

·    James Winters Collection [M228]

·    James Pipes Sharp Papers [M106]

 

 Delta Council

·    Delta Council Collection [M050]

·    William Cash-Darrel Lewis Collection

·    Delta State University Archives

 Delta State University

·    Oral histories

·    Romero Ali Collection [M239]

·    Bedwell Family Collection [M059]

·    Mary Blakeman Collection [M173]

·    Boyd-Walters-Bobo Family Papers [M100] 

·    Gladys Castle Papers [M256]

·    William Kethley Letter [M120]

·    Dr. Ira C. Castles Papers [M255]

·    Dr. Sammy Cranford Papers [M259]

·    Delta State Teachers College National Youth Administration Records [M056]

·    Hill-Cassibry-Smith Family Papers [M104]

 

               Hill Demonstration School

                  Ann Bishop Ruscoe Collection [M129]

                  

 

·    Richard Asa Bolling Papers [M182]

·    Dr. Henry Judson Jacob [M233]

·    Delta State University Archives

·    William Kethley Scrapbooks [M027]

·    Alice Sullivan Pharis Collection [M260]

·    Nell Williams Collection

·    David Wickens Collection

·    Kent and Robert Wyatt Collection

·    Willard & Penny Samuels Collection

·    Nevin Sledge Collection

·    Nita Thornell Collection [M175]

·    James Ewing Scrapbook [M086] 

·    Cora Erwin Scrapbook [M023] 

·    Jack Gunn-Gladys Castle Pictorial History [M036]

·    Pat and Michael Grandi Collection 

·    Delta Kappa Gamma, Iota Chapter Scrapbook [M198]

·    Dr. William H. Zeigel – Winter Collection

·    Eulalie Wilson Brand Collection

·    Charles Nored Collection [M231]

·    Danny Wilson Collection

·    Jonett Valentine Collection [M171] 

·    Hill Demonstration School [M021]

·    Charlie McGuffee Collection

·    Margaret Wade Collection [M231]

·    Cleone Tranum Wilson Collection

·    Billy Nowell Collection

·    Philip Farr Collection

·    H.L. Nowell Papers

·    Delta State Postcard Collection

 Depression Era

·    Oral histories

·    Melbourne Miller Papers [M064]

·    Delta State Teachers College National Youth Administration Records [M056]

·    The Jerry Dallas Delta Cooperative Farm Collection [M209]

 Desegregation/Race Relations

·    Oral histories

·    Walter Sillers, Sr. Papers [M001]

·    Walter Sillers, Jr. Papers [M004]

·    Florence Sillers Ogden Papers [M017]

·    The Jerry Dallas Delta Cooperative Farm Collection [M209]

 ·   Sam Long Papers [M234]

·    Greenville, MS Boycotts

 Education

·    Oral histories

·    Lottie Baldwin Scott Papers

·    Rochie Kinnebrew Papers

·    Lucy Somerville Howorth Papers [M103]

·    Florence Warfield Sillers Papers [M002]

·    Danny Wilson Collection

·    Jonett Valentine Collection [M171]

 Ethnic Groups in the Delta

·    Oral histories

·    Chinese Baptist Church [M229]

·    Chinese Video Collection

·    German POW Camps

·    Kamien Collection [M243]

·    Milburn Crowe Collection [M217]

·    Tidwell, Jimmie Collection (Jewish)

·    Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church [M227]

 Farming

·    Oral histories

·    Bill McCaslin Photograph Collection

·    Barrett, Ed Oral History (Sorghum)

·    Garst Collection [M211]

·    Boyd-Walters-Bobo Family Papers [M100] 

·    Jessie Eatmon Collection 

·    Pete Walker Photograph Collection [M037]

·    The Jerry Dallas Delta Cooperative Farm Collection [M209]

·    Hollis-Sherman Papers [M074]

·    Gibert-Knowlton-Lytle Family Papers [M113]

·    James Winters Collection

·    Sally Bolding Collection

·    Nevin Sledge Collection

 Floods and Flood Control

·    Oral histories

·    Walter Sillers, Jr. Papers [M004]

·    Gunn, Jack Collection 1912 & 1913 Flood Photos 

·    Boyd-Walters-Bobo Family Papers [M100] 

·    Charles Jacobs, Jr. Collection [M119]

·    Walter Sillers, Sr. Papers [M001]

·    John Rupert Baird Collecton

·    Flood of 1913 Account

·    Photos of 1927 Flood

·    John Thornell Collection [M185] 

·    David Turner Collection

·    Lower Mississippi Delta Development Commission Papers [M040]

·    J.C. Coovert/Greenville (Miss.) Photographs

·    Meredith Spencer Collection

 Genealogy

·    Nott Family History

·    Harry Williams Family History

·    Jack Gunn Collection [M036] 

 Korean Conflict

·    A.G. Paxton Papers

·    H.L. Nowell Papers

Military

·    Oral histories

·    Steven Craddock Collection [M225]

·    A.G. Paxton Papers

·    John Rupert Baird Collection

·    Philip Cascio Collection

·    Jack Gunn Collection [M036] 

·    Gibert-Knowlton-Lytle Family Papers [M113]

·    Fella Layten Collection

·    Rachel Hooper Collection

·    A.V. Henry Collection [M237]

 Mississippi Politics & Legislation — 19th century

·    Walter Sillers, Sr. Papers [M001]

·    Benjamin Grubb Humphreys Collection

 Mississippi Politics & Legislation — 20th century

·    Oral histories

·    Malcolm Mabry Slides Governor Alcorn’s Grave

·    Mississippi Governor’s Collection

·    Dr. Sammy Cranford Papers [M259]

·    John Thornell Collection [M185]

·    Walter Sillers, Jr. Papers [M004]

·    Walter Sillers, Sr. Papers [M001]

·    Charles W. Capps Jr. Collection

·    Nevin Sledge Collection

·    Thigpen Papers

·    Benjamin Grubb Humphreys Collection

 Natchez, MS — 19th century

·    Florence Carson Graves Letters [M003]

·    Florence Warfield Sillers Papers [M002]

 Plantation Operation

·    Walter Sillers, Jr. Papers [M004]

·    Walter Sillers, Sr. Papers [M001]

·    Jack Gunn Collection [M036] 

·    Garst Collection [M211]

·    Charles Jacobs, Jr. Collection [M119]

·    Florence Warfield Sillers Papers [M002]

·    Florence Sillers Ogden Papers [M017]

·    Bacon-Messenger Family Papers [M138] 

·    Doro Plantation Archaeological Artifacts and Reports [M044]

Religion

·    W.R. Austin – Other Oral History

·    Boyd-Walters-Bobo Family Papers [M100] 

·    Chinese Baptist Church [M229]

·    Jack Gunn Collection [M036] 

·    Betty McMurchy Collection

·    Eugene Leftwich Collection [M042]

·    Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church [M227]

·    Mrs. Jimmie Tidwell Collection – Baptist Directories

Sports

·    David M. "Boo" Ferriss Collection

·    Margaret Wade Collection [M231]

Serials and Publications

·    Dr. Edith Cameron McMillen Collection

 Slavery

·    Barnard-Davis Deed

·    Bacon-Messenger Family Papers [M138] 

·    Doro Plantation Archaeological Artifacts and Reports [M044]

·    Charles Jacobs, Jr. Collection [M119]

Vietnam War

·    John Thornell Collection [M185]

 Women — 19th Century

·    Mary Carson Warfield Papers

·    Lily Warfield Nugent Collection [M013]

·    Florence Carson Sillers Papers

·    Harriet Clark Miles Daybooks [M014]

·    Lottie Baldwin Scott Letters

·    Anna Baldwin Scott Letters

·    Gibert-Knowlton-Lytle Family Papers [M113]

·    Mrs. Keith Dockery McLean Delta Photos

·    Diary of Rebecca Dillman Walt [M121]

·    Holbrook Family Collection [M221]

·    Lucy Somerville Howorth Papers [M103]

 Women — 20th Century

·    Oral histories

·    Florence Warfield Sillers Papers [M002]

·    Jonett Valentine Collection [M171]

·    Daughters of American Revolution [M230] 

·    Fioranelli Collection 

·    Jimmie Tidwell Collection

·    Hill-Cassibry-Smith Family Papers [M104]

·    Gibert-Knowlton-Lytle Family Papers [M113]

·    Lucy Somerville Howorth Papers [M103]

 World War I

·    Hill-Cassibry-Smith Family Papers [M104]

·    Boyd-Walters-Bobo Family Papers [M100] 

·    A.G. Paxton Papers

·    Eugene Leftwich Collection [M042]

·    Garst Collection [M211] 

·    A.V. Henry Collection [M237]

 World War II

·    Bedwell Family Collection [M059]

·    William Orlando Darby Papers

·    Jack Gunn Collection [M036] 

·    Virgil Redd Photos 

·    H.R. Reynolds Collection 

·    Phillip Cascio Manuscript & Mags

·    Hill-Cassibry-Smith Family Papers [M104] 

·    Gibert-Knowlton-Lytle Family Papers [M113]

·    Virginia Thompson Papers [M066]

·    William E. Middleton Memoirs

·    Lucy Somerville Howorth Papers [M103]

·    Eugene Leftwich Collection [M042]

·    World War II Oral Histories

·    Merigold/McCain POW Camps

·    Carolyn R. Meyer Collection [M146]

·    H.L. Nowell Collection

 

Geographic

Bolivar County

·    Oral histories

·    Bolivar County Board of Police Minutebook

·    Bolivar County Drainage District Minutes

·    Bolivar County Historical Society Records

·    Bolivar County Plat Book

·    Bolivar County Tax Book

·    Charles W. Capps Collection

·    Steven Craddock Collection [M225]

·    Walter Sillers, Jr. Papers [M004]

·    Boyd-Walters-Bobo Family Papers [M100] 

·    McCool Collection

·    Walter Sillers, Sr. Papers [M001]

·    Charles Jacobs Jr. Collection 

·    Jack Gunn Collection [M036] 

·    Sam Long Papers [M234]

·    Pamela Moore Collection

·    Yates Family Collection [M139]

·    George Green Family Papers [M178]

·    A.V. Henry Collection [M237]

 

·    Eugene Leftwich Collection [M042]

·    Prentiss, MS Photos

·    Bolivar County Library 

·    Shirley L. Turner Collection

·    Barry Bouchillon Collection

 Cleveland, MS

·    Cleveland Chamber of Commerce Papers

·    Hill-Cassibry-Smith Family Papers [M104]

·    Nita Thornell Collection [M175]

·    Yates Family Collection [M139]

·    F.W."Wattie" Bishop Collection 

·    Kamien Collection [M243]

·    Richard Asa Bolling Papers

·    Ann Bishop Ruscoe Collection 

·    Exchange Club of Cleveland

·    Dr. Richard Bolling Collection

·    Jimmie Tidwell Collection

·    Janice Gillis Collection

·    Cleveland Volunteer Fire Department

·    Jonett Valentine Collection [M171]

·    William Kethley Scrapbooks [M027]

·    James Ewing Scrapbooks

·    Cora Erwin Scrapbook [M023]

·    Jack Gunn-Gladys Castle Pictorial History [M036] 

Coahoma County

·    Senator Delma Furniss Collection

·    John Slater Estate

·    Garst Collection [M211]

 

 Drew

 

                Ernestine Walker [M199]

 

 

 

Greenville, MS

·    J. C. Coovert, Greenville Photographs

·    Jonett Valentine Collection [M171]

Gunnison, MS

·    Eugene Leftwich Collection [M042]

·    Boyd-Walters-Bobo Family Papers [M100]

Harrison County, MS

·    David S. Bell Collection

·    Shirley L. Turner Collection (Hurricane Camille clippings)

 Issaquena County

·    Bacon-Messenger Family Papers [M138]

·    Rolling Fork Collection

Leflore County

·    Myra Muirhead Collection

Merigold, MS

·    Merigold Photographs

·    Merigold School Reunion Photo Albums M149

·    Billy and Sue Latham Collection M226

·    Merigold/McCain POW Camps M146

·    Eugene Leftwich Collection [M042]

·    Latham & Meyer Oral History OH#351

·    Westerfield Oral History OH#352

Mississippi – Yazoo Delta

·    Lower Mississippi Delta Development Commission Papers [M040]

·    Pete Walker Photograph Collection

·    Pamela Moore Collection

Mound Bayou, MS

·    Jackson-Wolfe Collection

               Wolfe Collection [M183]

Natchez, MS

·    Mississippi Tourism Ephemera [M026]

Rosedale, MS

·    Oral histories

·    Eugene Leftwich Collection [M042]

·    Walter Sillers, Jr. Papers [M004]

·    Walter Sillers, Sr. Papers [M001]

·    Florence Sillers Ogden Papers [M017]

·    Rosedale African American Church Histories [M087]

·     A.V. Henry Collection [M237]

·    Bacon-Messenger Family Papers [M138]

·    Rolling Fork Collection

·    Prentiss, MS Photos

 Shaw, MS

·    James Pipes Sharp Papers [M106]

·    Jack Gunn Collection [M036]

Shelby, MS

·    Yates Family Collection [M139]

·    Mamie Adams Papers

·    Eugene Leftwich Collection [M042]

Sunflower County

·    Ernestine Walker Collection

·    Montroy – Fuqua – Jones Collection [M201]

·    John Rupert Baird Collection

·    Earnestine Walker Collection (Drew) 

Tallahatchie County

·    Jonathan Etheridge Collection

Vicksburg, MS

·    Mississippi Tourism Ephemera [M026]

Warren County

·    Bacon-Messenger Family Papers [M138]

Washington County 

·    Oral histories

·    Greenville, MS Pictorial History of the Harbor Construction

·    West Delta Chapter American Red Cross

·    Trent Hutcheson Collection

·    Donnie Cole and Judy Cole Venegoni Collection

·    Jonett Valentine Collection [M171]

·    Signa Doe Collection [M179]

·    Bacon-Messenger Family Papers [M138]

 

 
 
 

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