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Ms- 240: Records Of The Musselman Foundation, Joy Zanghi Apr 2019

Ms- 240: Records Of The Musselman Foundation, Joy Zanghi

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This is a small collection that is primarily comprised of loose and bound copies of The Musselman Processor, the monthly booklets containing information with regard to the Musselman Company. It also contains the Musselman Foundation Minute Book from 1949-1970, as well as a handful of photos relating to the Musselman Company.

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Ms-238: Prisoner Of War Letters From World Wars I And Ii, Kelly A. Murphy Apr 2019

Ms-238: Prisoner Of War Letters From World Wars I And Ii, Kelly A. Murphy

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This collection consists of various correspondence between POWs and their families, including 86 letters, 174 postcards, and about eight package slips during both world wars. Most of this correspondence was authored by the prisoners and sent to their families from camps in Europe, although it contains some correspondence from camps in Asia and Africa. The collection also contains correspondence from prisoners in concentration camps, such as Auschwitz, and from interned civilians in France and Germany. Because these letters were the main way to contact family members, most of the POW correspondence contain thoughts of homesickness and loneliness along with updates ...


Annotations On - Experience, Labours, And Sufferings Of Rev. James Jenkins, Of The South Carolina Conference. Printed For The Author. 1842., John Benjamin Burroughs Feb 2019

Annotations On - Experience, Labours, And Sufferings Of Rev. James Jenkins, Of The South Carolina Conference. Printed For The Author. 1842., John Benjamin Burroughs

HCAC Research

The Rev. James Jenkins was born in the Britton’s Neck section of the old Georgetown Judicial District in 1764. This article contains selected entries of his journal which recount some of his experiences during the American Revolutionary War in the area that is now Horry, Georgetown, Williamsburg, Marion, Dillon and Florence Counties in South Carolina. He and his older brothers were part of the famed Gen. Francis Marion’s Brigade, which thwarted the British Southern Strategy in South Carolina. By keeping the revolution alive in South Carolina, the work of Marion’s Brigade contributed greatly to the ultimate result ...


The Purple Book, Office Of Mission Feb 2019

The Purple Book, Office Of Mission

Holy Cross Books

This untitled volume, commonly referred to as "The Purple Book" was first produced in 2011 by the College Committee on Mission and Identity to provide informative essays on Jesuit education, The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola, and the history of the College of the Holy Cross. It was intended that the book might also offer a rich sampling of sacred texts and poems submitted by students, faculty, and members of the staff.


Mcginty Trust Fund Publications, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Mcginty Trust Fund Publications, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

Manuscript Finding Aids

Manuscripts and galley proofs of several books published by the McGinty Trust Fund Publications of Louisiana Tech University's History Department, including books written by Wiley Hilburn, Carl Brasseaux, Ernest Russ Williams, Hubert Davis Humphreys, Gary Mills, and William A. Poe and edited by Billy Gilley.


Ida G. Tooke Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Ida G. Tooke Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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History and a few early records of the Ringgold, Louisiana, church; Tooke is a descendant of founders of the church.


Joe M. King Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Joe M. King Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Reminiscence about long-time professor of English, Dr. Frances Fletcher, who taught the donor during his student years at Louisiana Tech University, 1940-1943.


John E. Fagg Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

John E. Fagg Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Personal and professional papers of historian Dr. John E. Fagg.


John D. Winters Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

John D. Winters Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Papers of Louisiana Tech University history professor.


John Bell Hood Photographs, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

John Bell Hood Photographs, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

Manuscript Finding Aids

Photographs of Hood and family.


John Riley Malone, Sr. Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

John Riley Malone, Sr. Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Genealogies, notes, correspondence, and records of Malone, his wife Rae Tatum Malone, and related families; The Malone’s are residents of Claiborne Parish, Louisiana.


June Grant Family Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

June Grant Family Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Papers concerning Louisiana state teacher's certification of donor's aunt, Ola Sanders through Louisiana Industrial Institute.


Joseph J. Corneille Family Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Joseph J. Corneille Family Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

Manuscript Finding Aids

Photocopied papers of the Joseph J. Corneille family.


Kavanaugh Collection Of Mccrummer Family Records, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Kavanaugh Collection Of Mccrummer Family Records, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Papers concerning the McCrummer Family.


Louisiana And Northwest Railroad Company, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Louisiana And Northwest Railroad Company, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Approximately 106 ledgers from the L & NW Railroad. Dates range from 1907 thru 1950.


Loyce Smith Robbins Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Loyce Smith Robbins Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Wills, land records, genealogies, photographs, and related papers mainly on the Stovall family of Jackson and Winn Parishes, Louisiana; includes some records of the Smith and Trevillion families.


Louisiana Tech University Faculty Wives Club, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Louisiana Tech University Faculty Wives Club, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Papers and records of the Louisiana Tech University Faculty Wives Club.


Lynanne Hill Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Lynanne Hill Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

Manuscript Finding Aids

Miscellaneous collection of Tech items.


Margaret Pesnell Colvin Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Margaret Pesnell Colvin Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Painting by Camp Ruston P.O.W., photographs of prisoners' paintings and of rocking chair constructed by them, and service records of donor's father James F. Pesnell, a member of the American staff at the camp.


Marshall Harvey Twitchell Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Marshall Harvey Twitchell Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Papers of a Vermonter who was a Freedman's Bureau agent in old Sparta, Louisiana, and was later the North Louisiana leader of the Radical Republicans and owner of a plantation in Red River Parish.


Mark Scalia Research Materials Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Mark Scalia Research Materials Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Photocopied materials collected by Mark Scalia from doing research for graduate history papers including letters, pamphlet and publications.


Meridian Missionary Baptist Church Records, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Meridian Missionary Baptist Church Records, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Original, photocopy, and microfilm of the records of the Meridian Missionary Baptist Church in Union Parish, Louisiana, 1856-1976 with notes and index compiled by James T. and Nancy Ballard.


Murphy A. Tannehill Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Murphy A. Tannehill Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Photographs of Urania Lumber Company camp, 1929; forestry student sketches.


Mrs. Paul F. Stinson Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Mrs. Paul F. Stinson Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Stinson family history and genealogical newspaper articles.


Francis Marion And Flora Ray Davis Family Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Francis Marion And Flora Ray Davis Family Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Documents and materials concerning the history of the family.


Claiborne Parish Records, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Claiborne Parish Records, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Photocopies of selected Claiborne Parish legal documents, including acts of (slave) donation, census, Amnesty oath, grand jury decisions, jury venire list, complaint, court orders.


Corinne Smith Bennett Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Corinne Smith Bennett Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Memoirs and historical notes on the family of Benjamin Fitzpatrick Smith, early Lincoln Parish settlers and the family of Thompson Samuel Scott, early residents of North Louisiana and South Arkansas.


Beatrice H. Moore Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Beatrice H. Moore Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Materials related to the legislative career of Moore, one of the first women elected to the Louisiana legislature.


C. Michael Ramsdell Camp Ruston Sound Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

C. Michael Ramsdell Camp Ruston Sound Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Six 78 rpm records from Camp Ruston Library.


C. E Youngblood Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

C. E Youngblood Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Collection of tax receipts, notes, a letter, and poetry of various individuals in Union Parish, Louisiana.