Bennett (A.G.) collection
MSS. 777. 1976-1996. 0.02 cubic
Eulogy for Arthur Lee Hamner, clippings relating to the Oktibbeha
County Genealogical Society,
clippings relating to area events, "The Battle of Ellis Bridge"
dedication ceremony, and a cassette
tape: "Oktibbeha County Agricultural High School" by the
Oktibbeha County Historical and
Claiborne County/Port Gibson Historical collection
MSS. 752 .
1818-1994. 0.50 cubic ft.
This collection features materials from the town's history and
consists of a bank stock book,
newspaper clippings and news releases, as well as materials
related to church history, the
establishment of Mississippi's first public library and local
festivals. Port Gibson, Mississippi
is located 40 miles northeast of Natchez on the Natchez Trace
Duncan High School collection
MSS. 716. 1938-1941. 0.3 cubic
Yearbook and a photograph.
Henderson High School and Oktibbeha High School and Training
School Composite photograph collection
MSS. 789. 1946-1969. 12
This collection consists of 12 large composite photographs.
Holt (John and Joseph) collection
MSS. 754. 1861-1895. 0.02
Journals, class assignments, manuscript notes, correspondence, pamphlets and a letterbook.
Industrial Agricultural Broadside collection
MSS. 748. 1903
. 0.65 cubic ft.
Invitation to attend the State Farmers’ Institute & Industrial Convention at the
Mechanical College, Agricultural College, Mississippi, and an advertisement for Smith Sons
Machine Company, Birmingham, Alabama.
Mabry (Dr. Donald J.) papers
MSS. 785. 1950-2003. 9 cubic
The personal papers of Dr. Donald J. Mabry, MSU Professor of History from 1980-2003 who,
other accomplishments, was a pioneer in introducing historians to the use of the Internet
professional purposes. Don Mabry’s Historical Text Archive was the first Internet-based file
and retrieval site for historians, and has won over fifty awards. This collection includes
relating to Jacksonville, Florida, newspaper articles, photographs and correspondence, as
well as an
extensive book collection focused on American and Latin American history.
Mississippi Archaeology Week collection
MSS. 745. 1998. 0.3
Poster and flyers detailing events surrounding the 1998 Mississippi Archaeology week.
Mitchell (Dr. Dennis) collection
MSS. 734. 1978-1997. 2.5
Correspondence, minutes and statistical data related to various Mississippi junior
including legislative proposals and materials. The collection also includes DVD, CDs,
and audio visual materials related to the renovation of The Grand Opera House (now the MSU
Center for Education and Performing Arts), the Marks-Rothenberg store, and other theater
Mount Saint Helens collection
MSS. 738. 1979-1980. 0.3 cubic
Ashes and rock components, as well as newspapers and clippings.
MS Science Teachers Assoc. records
MSS. 692. 1966-2012. 4
Board of directors minutes, conference program information, and membership rosters.
Nelson (Lyle Eugene) papers
MSS. 784. 1952-2016. 0.66 cubic
MSU Agronomy papers, diaries, legal documents, memoirs, and obituaries, belonging to Lyle
faculty of Mississippi State University in Agronomy from 1952 to 1986. The collection also
travel logs and records from his time in the Philippines as well as publications by Dr.
Peters (Dr. Fenton) collection
MSS. 765. undated. 0.02 cubic
Photographs of Dr. Peters in his office and also Dr. Peters attending an Oktibbeha County
School/Henderson High School event.
Smith (Thomas H.) architectural records
MSS. 685. 1961-1990 .
Bulk dates 1961-1990
Architectural drawings and plans for medical facilities and educational buildings in
Philadelphia, Houston and Kosciusko Mississippi.