We're moving! To access the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library Collections or the Congressional & Political Research Center Collections, please visit the MSU Libraries Special Collections department on the 3rd floor or by calling (662) 325-7679.

Congressional and Political Research Center

Providing information on federal, state, and local politics and politicians

The Jeanne A. Marszalek Collection

Collection Overview

The Jeanne A. Marszalek Collection consists of materials related to the Democratic Party in the state of Mississippi. Mrs. Marszalek was active in Democratic Party politics on a local, county, state, and national level. The materials in this collection reflect the work she has done while promoting the party in Oktibbeha County, the state of Mississippi and throughout the country.

Types of materials found in this collection include: Democratic Party agendas and meeting minutes at the county and state levels, local party financial statements, rally materials, newsletters, political memorabilia, election returns, National Convention Delegate information packets, inauguration materials, newspaper clippings, articles, poll worker handbooks, various topical files, and correspondence files. Specific topics covered in this collection are the 1992, 1996, 2000 and 2004 Presidential Elections, National Democratic Conventions, and Mississippi Governor's races.

There are 12 cubic feet of materials in this collection and the materials cover the dates 1980-2004. All parts of this collection are open to researchers.