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Finding-Aid for the Mississippi Landmarks Collection



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Summary Information

University of Mississippi Libraries
Mississippi Landmarks Collection
General Physical Description note
2 boxes.
Collection contains pamphlets, essays, photographs, sketches, and a scrapbook related to landmarks in Mississippi. Items were created 1968-1983.

Preferred Citation

Mississippi Landmarks Collection (MUM00310). 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, essays, photographs, sketches, and a scrapbook related to landmarks in Mississippi. Items were created 1968-1983.

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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 

1. Pamphlet for Emerald Mound, Natchez Trace Parkway, n. d. 

2. Essay on "Historical Biloxi Lighthouse," 3 pp. 

3. Color photograph (reproduction) of Errolton Mansion, Columbus. 

4. Broadsheet from Historic Home Fund, Oxford, re: Smith House. 

5. Miscellaneous items re: Old Spanish Fort, Pascagoula. 

6. T.M. "Waverly Mansion, Its History and Restoration," 1974. 

7. Brief historical sketch on Curlee House, Corinth. 

8. Color photograph (reproduction) of Church of the Redeemer, Biloxi, Mississippi. 

9. Color photograph (reproduction) of D'Evereux, Natchez. 

10. Color photograph (reproduction) of Rosalie, Natchez. 

11. Pamphlet for Mount Locust on the Natchez Trace Parkway. 

12. Pamphlet on Tupelo-Bald Cypress Swamp on the Natchez Trace Parkway. 

13. Article on New Capitol Building, Jackson, 1983. 

14. Miscellaneous pamphlets and maps on Natchez Trace Parkway. 

15. Brief historical essay on Windsor Ruins, n. d. 

16. Pamphlet on John Ford House, Sandy Hook, Mississippi, 1968. 

17. Brief historical sketch on Isom Place, Oxford, n. d. 

18. Program and historical sketch from Dedication of Old Warren County Courthouse, Vicksburg, 1969. 

19. Sketches of Natchez and Vicksburg from the Minnesota Historical Society. 

20. Miscellaneous typed material on historic sites in Natchez. 

21. Pamphlets on Mississippi Governor's Mansion, Jackson. 

22. Invitation to laying of cornerstone of new Capitol Building, Jackson, 1903; along with business card of Superintendent of Construction and printed report on construction. 

23. Visitor's Guide to the Indian Mounds of Mississippi. 

Box 2 

Scrapbook of clippings, photographs and pamphlets on Natchez Trace Parkway.