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Finding-Aid for the Civil War Centennial Collection (MUM00073)

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Descriptive Summary
University of Mississippi
Civil War Centennial Collection.
Inclusive Dates:
Materials in:
Collection consists of press releases and pamphlets related to the Civil War Centennial created from 1961-1963.
1 box.
Repository :
The University of Mississippi
J.D. Williams Library
Department of Archives and Special Collections
P.O. Box 1848, University, MS 38677-1848, USA
Phone: 662.915.7408
Fax: 662.915.5734
Cite as:
Civil War Centennial Collection (MUM00073). The Department of Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi.

Scope and Contents Note
Collection consists of press releases and pamphlets related to the Civil War Centennial created from 1961-1963.

Access Restrictions
Use Restriction
The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use", that user may be liable for copyright infringement.

Container List

1. Centennial Commission Monthly Newsletter "100 Years After"
[not a continuous run].

2. Civil War Centennial Commission Press Releases.

3. Correspondence of the University of Mississippi's Civil War Centennial Committee.

4. Mississippi in the War Between the States.

5. Mississippi's Greatest Hour.

6. "Centennial Observance Unfolds. A Summary Report - May, 1961" [pamphlet].

7. "Mississippi Calendar of Events - Civil War Centennial 1961" [pamphlet].

8. "Mississippi Civil War Centennial Calendar of Events 1961" [pamphlet].

9. "Grand Reenactment The Battle of First Manassas (Bull Run) July 21-23, 1961" [pamphlet].

10. "Join the Mississippi Greys" [pamphlet].

11. "1861-1961 Your Personal Invitation to the 12th Annual Meeting Mississippi State Chamber of Commerce" [pamphlet].

12. "Mississippi Civil War Centennial 1962 Calendar of Events" [pamphlet].

13. "Centennial Commemoration - Last Lowering of the Confederate Flag - Red River Campaign" [pamphlet].

14. Beauvoir -- "Beautiful View" (Gulfport Civil War Centennial Commission, May 12, 1962).

15. Mississippi's Exciting Chapters in American History. The Saturday Evening Post (c.1962).

16. Carroll County Welcomes You to Her Civil War Centennial (May 4-5, 1963).