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Finding-Aid for the Mississippi Colleges & Universities Collection (MUM00302)


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Summary Information

University of Mississippi Libraries
Mississippi Colleges & Universities Collection
General Physical Description note
1 box.
Collection contains pamphlets, bulletins, and newspapers from several colleges and universities throughout the state of Mississippi. Items were created 1890-2003.

Preferred Citation

Mississippi Colleges & Universities Collection (MUM00302). The Department of Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi.

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Scope and Contents Note

Collection contains pamphlets, bulletins, and newspapers from several colleges and universities throughout the state of Mississippi. Items were created 1890-2003.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Mississippi Libraries 2005

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.

Processing Information

Processed by University of Mississippi Department Special Collections Staff . EAD encoded finding-aid begun September 2005.

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Collection Inventory

Box 1 

General Information: 

a. Pamphlet, 5th Cooperation Conference: Mississippi Junior Colleges and the University of Mississippi, 1978. 

b. Pamphlet, "The Mississippi Junior College Story," 1963. 

c. Helping Build Mississippi, (Mississippi Power and Light) with articles on MS colleges and universities, Spring 

d. Pamphlet, "Item 1," circa 1970. 

e. Mississippi Inter-Alumni Council Bulletin, November 1951. 

f. Broadside, "State Buildings in Best Shape in History," featuring University buildings, n. d. 

g. Mississippi Universities Digest, from Spring 2000 

Alcorn College: 

a. "Alcorn College," section from Jackson Daily News, 1971. 

All Saints' Episcopal College (Vicksburg, Mississippi)  

a. "All Saints' Episcopal College, Vicksburg, Mississippi" (c.1941). 

b. Mimeograph. "Saints' Scratches" (June 1941). 

Belhaven College: 

a. "A Book of Remembrance," Bulletin of Belhaven College, December 1940. 

Blue Mountain College: 

a. Blue Mountain College Bulletin, February 1942. 

b. Poem, "Mothers' Day," by David Guyton, Blue Mountain, Mississippi, n. d. 

c. Program from Alumnae Association meeting, 2 May 1964. 

d. Blue Mountain College Bulletin, February 1979. 

e. Program from Blue Mountain College May Day Celebration, 1964. 

Delta State College: 

a. Summer Session Bulletin, 1969. 

Hinds Junior College: 

a. Pamphlet, "Science at Hinds Junior College," n. d. 

b. Program Forty-Fourth Annual Commencement 1962. 

Jackson State University: 

a. Program for Gibbs/Green Conference. March 20-22, 1996. Note: inscribed by Margaret Walker Alexander. 

b. Information packet for "Margaret Walker Alexander Week 1995" which featured an NEH Research Conference, "Collecting Our Past to Secure Our Future: A Historiography of African American Documents". 

Mary Holmes College: 

a. The Mirror, Winter 1972. 

Meridian Junior College: 

a. Program from dedication service of H. M. Ivy Administration Building, 23 May 1965. 

Millsaps College: 

a. Major Notes, Millsaps College magazine, Fall 1968. 

b. Millsaps College Bulletin, February 1967. 

c. President's Report, 1958. 

d. Your Preview of Millsaps College, January 1952. 

e. Millsaps College Bulletin, May 1949. 

f. Millsaps College Bulletin, April 1948. 

g. Millsaps College Bulletin, October 1945. 

h. Millsaps College Bulletin, January 1944. 

i. Millsaps College Bulletin, "History of Millsaps College," September 1943. 

j. Millsaps College Bulletin, with reprint of "The New Science Building at Millsaps College," May 1930. 

k. Millsaps - Wilson Library Information Sheet, n. d. 

l. President's Report, 1954-55. 

m. Millsaps College Bulletin, January 1936. 

Mississippi College: 

a. Southern Baptist College News and Views, October 1937. 

b. Pamphlet "Introducing the Mississippi College Faculty," 1951. 

c. Program from Inauguration of Richard Aubrey McLemore, as President of Mississippi College, 1958. 

d. The Arrowhead, Summer 1954. 

e. Mississippi College brochure, circa 1974. 

f. President's Annual Report, 1966. 

g. Old Chapel Commemorative Program, commemorating the Mississippi College Rifles, 23 April 1961. 

h. Mississippi College Beacon, 1956. 

i. Helping Build Mississippi, Spring/Summer 1974, with an article on MC. 

Mississippi University for Women: 

a. School of Nursing pamphlet, 1974-75. 

b. John Clayton Fant Memorial Library handbook, 1976. 

c. Collegere, Winter 1964. 

Mississippi State University: 

a. Looking Ahead, 30 August 1949. 

b. Mississippi A & M Calendar, 1922. 

c. MS State College library bookmark, n. d. 

d. "Choosing a Career in America's Hotels," from MS State College of Business, n. d. 

e. Envelope bearing MS State College Jubilee anniversary seal, 1953 (2) 

f. Looking Ahead, 15 July 1951. 

g. Program from dedication of Mitchell Memorial Library, 19 May 1954. 

h. "What About Your Future," pamphlet, 1956. 

i. MS State College library handbook, n. d. 

j. T.L.S. Ben Hilbun, President, to Hon. John L. Kennedy, 11 October 1958. 

k. T.L.S. Herbert Drennon, Dean of the College and Graduate School, to Dean Forrest C. Murphy, 7 May 1955, with attached list of MSC theses, 25 May 1953. 

l. Report "Analyses of Samples of Commercial Fertilizers collected by State Chemist," August 1897. 

m. Annual Report of the President, 1954-1955. 

n. Pamphlet, "Your State College," circa 1949. 

o. Booklet, "Centennial Scholars," 1878-1978. 

p. "Dorman Hall," pamphlet, n. d. 

q. "Forest Products Utilization Laboratory," n. d. 

r. Football schedule, 1972. 

s. Centennial Proclamation Day program, 1978. 

t. MS State College Library News, 1955/56. 

u. Newsletter of Water Resources Research Institute, May 1985. 

v. Newsletter of the Southern Rural Development Center, June 1985. 

w. Southern Architecture and Urban Development newsletters, 1983. 

x. Commencement program, 1967. 

y. Southern rural Development Center Pamphlet, c. 1979. 

z. Program Pledge Banquet, Dec. 13 [year unknown]. 

aa. Bulletin of the Mississippi A. and M. College, June 1931. 

bb. Bulletin of the Mississippi A. and M. College, July 1931. 

cc. Broadside: "Memorial Service For The Sons of the Mississippi A. and M. College who, in the Great War, gave their lives" (May 25, 1919). 

dd. The Reflector (December 4, 1929). 

ee. "Handbook: Mississippi State College Library" (no date). 

Northeast Mississippi Junior College: 

a. Northeast Beacon, November-December 1955. 

b. Ibid., September-October 1956. 

c. Ibid., November-December 1956. 

d. Invitation to Founders Day Convocation, 1986. 

Rust College: 

a. "Rust College Highlights," n. d. 

b. Literary magazine, Summer 1990. 

c. Program from Rust College A'Cappella Choir performance, circa 1964. 

Stone College (Meridian, MS): 

a. Invitation. "Third Commencement of Stone College, Meridian, Mississippi 1896." 

Tougaloo College: 

a. Pamphlet, "Campus Scenes at Tougaloo College," n. d. 

b. Founders' Day Convocation program, 1969. 

c. Postcard. 7th Annual Tougaloo Art Colony in 2003. 

d. Program. May 2003 Commencement Exercises. 2 copies. 

Union Female College (Oxford, MS): 

a. Printed report card with handwritten entries for Annie McMillin for month ending October 3, 1890. 

University of Southern Mississippi: 

a. Alumni News, October 1968. 

b. Schedule of events/registration form for "Colonial Louisiana: A Tricentennial Symposium, "March 3-6, 1999/ University of Southern Mississippi, Department of History. 

c. Pamphlet, "Faces of Freedom Summer", advertisment for exhibit of Herbert Randall photographs, June-Oct, 1999. 

d. Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage newsletter, Fall 2002 

William Carey College: 

a. The Profile, Summer 1967.