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Zoe Posey scrapbooks
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Summary Information

Repository
Mississippi State University Libraries
Title
Zoe Posey scrapbooks
ID
MSS.251
Date
undated
Extent
0.75 Cubic feet : 12 vols.
Language
English

Preferred Citation

Zoe Posey scrapbooks, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries.

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Scope and Contents

Clippings related to Mississippi and Louisiana history, especially Confederate and 20th century, and Louisiana recipes. Posey was the daughter of a Confederate general. The scrapbooks are indexed.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Mississippi State University Libraries 

P.O. Box 5408
Mississippi State, MS, 39762
662-325-7679
sp_coll@library.msstate.edu

Publication date: June 2012

Access Restrictions

Open to all researchers.

Use Restrictions

Any requests for permission to publish, quote, or reproduce materials from this collection must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian for Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Mississippi State University as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

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Index

Volume 1

Brown, Albert G., 41

Confederate troops:

13th Miss. Reg., 27, 167, 170-71

Provine, Capt. R.N. (29th Miss. Reg.), 175

Thomas, James A. (5th Miss Reg.), 175

Corinth, battle, 44-45, 56

Davis, Jefferson & Mrs., 28-29, 31-34, 40, 61, 88, 128

Gordon, James, 45, 154-55

Lee, S.D., 43, 52-53, 75

Meridian, 55, 79

Vicksburg, 36, 87

Volume 2

Adams County, 67

Biographies:

Allen, John, 3

Ames, Adelbert, 78

Bass, Capt. Ivan E., 107

Bilbo, T.G., 11, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 34, 35, 38, 47, 55

Burr, Aaron, 57

Bratton, Bishop,18

Brewer, Earl Leroy, 99

Crosby, L. O., 48, 79

Deavours, Steve, 31

Dinkins, James, 71, 109

Dooley, James, 80

Gore, Thomas, 24

Harrison, Pat, 81-82

Jones, Casey, 88

Lowry, Robert, 2

Magruder, Thomas Pickett, 37

Marshall, Carl, 29, 31-33, 49-51, 96

McCrady, John, 62

McLaurin, A.J., 24, 115

Parker, Capt. Alton, 99

Purvis, Will, 60, 109

Quitman, John, 22

Read, C.W., 61

Russell, Irwin, 13, 15

Stone, Alf, 105

Sullivan, Wild Bill, 45

Thompson, Bishop Hugh Miller, 1

Trout, Rev. Irenaeus, 9

Williams, John Sharp, 17, 91

Caves, 36

Cities and Towns:

Columbus, 9

Hot Coffee, 47

Natchez—Goat house murder, 104

Picayune, 79

Port Gibson, 65

Churches:

Catholic missionaries, 84-85

Church of the Redeemer, Biloxi, 106-107

Methodist Unification, 12

Dean Case, 69-70

Dickson, Harris, 7, 21

Duels, 19

Flood of 1927, 48

Guyton, David, 7, 48, 80

Honey Island, 44

Indians, Choctaw, 59-60

Jones, Free state of, 45

Mississippi Counties, 5

Mississippi Constitutional Conventions, 8

M.S.C.W, 10

Natchez Trace, 108-109, 111

Prohibition, 113-116

U.S.S. Mississippi silver service, 73-76

Volume 3

Biographies:

Davis, Jefferson, 21

Ferguson, Samuel Wragg, 14

Hardin, John Wesley, 25

Leflore, Greenwood, 26

Lindsay, Vachel, 17

McCall, Dan, 20

Pushmataha, 4

Taylor, Zachary, 34

Boxing in Mississippi, 3, 21

Churches: Catholic Church, St. James, 35

Churches: Episcopal Church, Trinity, 32

Cities and Towns:

Bay St. Louis: Festival, 52

Bay St. Louis: Home, 3, 182

Brandon, 28-29

Deer Island & Biloxi, 23

Gautier, 22

Mississippi City, 19

Pascagoula, 34

Pass Christian, 7, 15, 16, 22, 32

Duels, 27

Gulf Coast: 1889, 102

Gulf Coast: Railroads, 27, 34

Henderson Family, 12

Hurricane (1893), 13

Memorial Day, 34

Trees, historic, 7

Trees, Mississippi, 6

U.S. Navy invaded Mississippi, 9

Vicksburg gamblers, 12

War Capitals, 31

Volume 4

Beauvoir, 21, 31, 39, 49, 53

Biography:

Carter, Hodding, 1-2, 33, 45

Catledge, Turner, 31

Davis, Jefferson, 21, 40-41, 47-48, 50

Faulkner, William, 23-29, 31

Brierfield, 50

Cities and Towns:

Biloxi Cemetery, 39

Pass Christian, 57

Vicksburg, 53

Confederate troops: 14th Miss. Reg., 6

Mississippi River, 9

Roads, 15

Trees, Mississippi, 13

Volume 5

Annandale, 32

Authors:

Carter, Hodding, 17, 31, 46

Dickson, Harris, 49

Faulkner, William, 13

Kimbrough, Edward, 39

Welty, Eudora, 2, 20, 51

Beauvoir, 12, 33-35

Biography:

Bailey, Thomas L., 3

Bilbo, Theodore G., 14, 17, 24-25, 37-39, 42

Bratton, Bishop T.D., 1, 31

Briscoe, Adm. Robert P., 5, 7

Carter, Hodding, 17

Davis, Jefferson, 53-54, 59, 60-61

Fontaine, Lamar, 19

Hanson, Jack G. (Cong. Medal of Honor), 1

Lamar, L.Q.C., 1

Lee, Gen. S.D., 36

Levings, Nelson T., 38

Lindsey, Jake W. (Cong. Medal of Honor), 5, 6

McCain, Admiral John S., 7-9, 17, 19

Merrill, Rear Adm. A.S., 10-11

Choctaw Indians, 23A-24

Cities and Towns:

Biloxi, 22, 36, 50

Guntown, 31

Haney, 21

Natchez, 26-29

Pascagoula, 45, 48

Tryus, 51

Vicksburg, 47

West Point, 31

Wiggins, 40

Confederate veterans in 1946, 43

Displaced persons, 22

Jones County,18

Mississippi 150th Anniversary, 14

Oakland College, 26

Yazoo River, 3

U.S.S. Mississippi, 4, 11, 14, 16, 17, 50

Volume 6

(Volume is chiefly Confederate history)

Battle (re-enactment) of Corinth and Baldwyn, 51-52

Currency

Dixie

Authors:

Carter, Hodding, 54

Young, Stark, 67

Biography:

Davis, Jefferson, 45-47

Forrest, N.B., 3

Williams, John Sharp, 57

Volume 7

Mississippi Agricultural & Mechanical College,50-A

Annandale, 41, 42

Art, 37

Authors:

Cohn, David, 17

Davis, Reuben, 48

Faulkner, William, 57

Guyton, David E., 42

O’Donnell, E.P., 55

Perry, James Robert, 84

Perry, W.A., 31

Russell, Irwin, 40

Rylee, Robert, 9-A

Street, James, 13

Ward, William, 53

Aviation: Key, Fred & Al, 3, 3-A, 4, 5

Aviation: Merrill, Dick, 74-A

Baptist Church, 83

Biography:

Bilbo, T.G., 5, 6, 10, 11, 15, 17, 18, 21, 22, 25, 29, 52, 53-A, 62-A, 64-A, 67-A, 75, 92, 93

Bratton, Bishop T.D., 43

Bondurant, A.L., 62

Dale, Sam, 6, 53, 70-A

Gardiner, Mrs. George, 2-A

Gibson, Tobias, 20-A

Harrison, Pat, 8, 47, 73

Jacobs, Margaret Flint, 23

Johnston, Rev. James S., 18

Jones, Casey, 27

Lamar, L.Q.C., 87

Long, Jane W., 60, 60-A

McLean, George, 57, 61, 62

North, James Floyd, 52

Porter, O.A., 55

Purvis, Will, 15, 55, 70

Robert, Rear Adm. W. P., 9

Rogers, Jimmie, 6-A

Stone, Gen. David L., 4-A

White, Hugh, 26, 28

Wilson, Edgar S., 26

Boxing, 98

Catholic Church, 74, 79

Caves, 6

Choctaw Indians, 20-A, 79

Cities and Towns:

Columbus, 62

Crystal Springs, 50

Grenada, 39

Gulfport, 37

Hattiesburg, 46

Holly Springs, 1

Natchez, 0, 4-A, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 20, 23, 42, 44, 58, 61, 61-A, 64, 64-A, 68-69-A, 83, 90, 97-A

Purvis, 32

Vicksburg, 30, 30-A

Constitution of 1817, 0

Copeland gang, 97

Cotton Picking Machine, 53, 53-A, 54, 54-A, 55

Elizabeth College, 38

Gulf Coast, 66-A

Leake County, 67-A, 90

Lynching, 14

Map, historical, 98

Map, literary, 87-A

Mississippi Chitlin’ Eaters Association, 1

Mississippi Overview in 1937, 95, 96

Mississippi River, 63

Murder trials: Dean, Sarah Ruth, 5-A, 6

Murder trials: Keeton, Ouida, 47, 49, 52, 65-A, 66-A, 67

Natchez Trace, 65, 65-A, 88, 94, 94-A

Plantations: Calidonia, 1-A

Plantations: Providence, 79

Repudiation of Bonds, 96-96-A

Roads, 9, 10, 47, 59, 61-A

State buildings: War Memorial, 100

Sullivan’s Hollow, 63-A

Tung, 49, 66

Whitworth College, 70-A, 96-A

Yellow fever, 39

Volume 8

Atlantic fleet, world voyage, 24-30

Bilbo, T.G., 31-32

Corinth, 33

Hotel Bentley, Alexandria, La., 7-8

Jefferson Davis, 2

Letter: Blanche L. Young to Miss Mary Jane, 1911 April 26.

Volume 9

Louisiana cookery: recipes, menus, restaurant postcards, letter, 1940-1959.

Volume 10

Louisiana:

Lakes to the Gulf Waterway Convention, New Orleans, 1908-1909

Sanders, Governor J.Y., 1908

McEnery, Senator Samuel D., death, 1910

O’Shanahan, Rev. John, 1910

Delgado Memorial Hospital, 1908

Postcard: Kenilworth Inn, Asheville, NC

“Autobiography of Jefferson Davis”

Confederate Veteran Reunion, Birmingham, Ala., Louisville & Nashville Railroad pamphlet, 1908

Loose clippings, 1910-1914: re: Theodore Roosevelt, Sister Agnes

Picture of Miss Catharine Hayes

Volume 11

Recipes, cookbooks, nutrition, homemaking, undated

Envelope: interior decorating clippings, 1927.

Volume 12

Clippings, mostly related to Jefferson Davis, 1906-1950

Letter: W.M Drake, Jefferson College, to Zoe Posey, 1955

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