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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1995-1998
Size:
48.5 cu. ft. (45 record storage boxes) (7 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-297
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents the production of "The Mississippi: River of Song." This project combined a television series, radio series, and compact disc (CD) set. The project as a whole explores the richness and vitality of American music at the close of the twentieth century through live performances and intimate discussions with musicians ...

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
undated
circa 1883-1964
Size:
0.29 Cubic feet (consisting of .5 box, 1 folder, 2 oversize folders.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.02.Mississippi
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Mississippi forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.2: Geographical Categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Koenig, Ruth
Reagon, Bernice Johnson, 1942-
Dates:
1964-1966
Size:
0.33 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0558
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Materials related to the Civil Rights struggle, voter registration drive in Holly Springs, summer 1964: includes diaries, correspondence, business records, periodical articles, newsletters, and ephemera.

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Creators:
Peterson, John H., Jr.
Dates:
undated
Size:
325 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7459
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns the history of the band after removal and considers their family and kinship, religion, economy, politics, and education. Two appendices on methodology and maps are not included.

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Creators:
King, Ed
Dates:
1961-1970.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0559
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The bulk of this collection contains affidavits and legal papers filed in civil action suits which document acts of violence committed against Council of Federated Organizations (COFO) workers between 1961 and 1964. All activity documented occurred in Mississippi, and much of the violence that occurred was inflicted by police and white civilians. ...

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Creators:
Golding, Melody
Dates:
2005-2006
Size:
2 Cubic feet (6 boxes, 5 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1166
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These photographs document some of the devastation of Hurricane Katrina along the Mississippi Gulf Coast and the towns of Biloxi, Ocean Springs, and Pearlington, Mississippi.

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Creators:
Henderson, John G. (John Greene), 1837-1912
Dates:
undated
Size:
400 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2603
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

List of manuscripts: Mysterious Attributes of the Serpent. Notes on Tribal Names. Ancient names, Geographical, tribal and personal, in the Mississippi Valley. Notes on Superstitions. Notes on Pre-historic man. Extinct and fossil mammals of the Mississippi Valley. Notes on Hunting, Fishing, etc. as practiced by the savage races of the world. Estimat...

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Creators:
Bushnell, David I., Jr. (David Ives), 1875-1941
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Items (Typed data on cards, arranged by state. boxes. Typed data on cards, arranged by state. 5 boxes.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4098
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Apparently assembled for a proposed Handbook of Aboriginal Remains East of the Mississippi. Also includes data on some states West of Mississippi River.

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Creators:
Mississippi Art Colony
Dates:
ca. 1954-1991
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.missart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scrapbooks, an administrative file, and printed material.

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Creators:
Anderson, Walter Inglis, 1903-1965
Dates:
[ca. 1915-1960]
Size:
3.6 Linear feet ((on 6 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.andewalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, drawings, and sketchbooks.

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