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Finding-Aid for the Frank E. Everett Collection (MUM00123)

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Descriptive Summary
Everett, Frank
Frank E. Everett Collection.
Inclusive Dates:
Materials in:
Collection consists of correspondence and manuscripts related to Frank E. Everett and written 1962 and 1996.
2 boxes.
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:
Frank E. Everett Collection (MUM00123). The Department of Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi.

Biographical Note
Frank E. Everett received his bachelor's from Ole Miss in 1932 and his law degree in 1934. While at Ole Miss, the Indianola native was named Colonel Rebel and president of the student body by fellow students. In Vicksburg, Everett worked at Brunini, Everett, Beanland and Wheeless. In addition to his legal career, Everett authored a book on Brierfield, the Warren County home of Confederate President Jeffereson and Varina Davis, was at one time the president of the statewide Ole Miss Alumni Association, and was a member of the Ole Miss Hall of Fame. Everett died in 1986.

Scope and Contents Note
Collection consists of correspondence and manuscripts related to Frank E. Everett and written 1962 and 1996.

Access Restrictions
Use Restriction
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Container List


T.L.S. Ed Meek, Assistant Vice-Chancellor, University of Mississippi to Dr. Thomas Verich, University Archivist, 1 May 1996, 1 p.

A.L.S. Photocopy. Mrs. Margaret Clyde Bryant Everett (Mrs. Frank Everett), Vicksburg, Mississippi, to Ed Meek, 26 April 1996, 6 pp., with typescript.

T.D. Photocopy. re: riot at the University of Mississippi, dated 2 October 1962, Jackson, Mississippi, 6 pp. Signed by 128 business and professional leaders of Mississippi.

T.M. Photocopy. "Freedom and Discipline," by Frank E. Everett, Jr., 5 pp.

T.M. Photocopy. Untitled. "It was dark and quiet at the hospital . . " by Frank E. Everett Jr., 1 p., with attached A.N.S. Photocopy. C.B.E. [Clyde Bryant Everett], 26 April 1996, 1 p.

T.M. Photocopy. Untitled "Three fourths of a century for our mutual friend Ben . . " by Frank E. Everett, Jr., 2 pp. [Poem for his friend Ben Guider], with A.N.S. Photocopy. C. B. E. [Clyde Bryant Everett], 26 April 1996, 1 p.

Photocopy of envelope from Mississippi Department of Archives and History, Jackson, to Mrs. Frank Everett, Jr., with autograph note from Clyde Bryant Everett, 26 April 1996.

T.D. Photocopy. Chronology of events 27 July - 6 October 1962 surrounding enrollment of James H. Meredith at University of Mississippi, 5 pp., with attached list of members of the Board of Trustees, State Institutions of Higher Learning, 1962.

Photocopied article "Ole Miss Tribute" by Frank E. Everett, Jr., 1 p.

Photcopied typescript of Frank E. Everett, Jr. speech "Little Man with the Big Hat," delivered at the Warner Alford testimonial dinner, Jackson, n. d., staples together with a photocopied typescript of "Ole Miss" by Frank E. Everett, Jr., 1 p.