Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885; Civil War; Politicians; Presidents; Politics and government; Generals
Volume 22 of a continuing series (currently 31 volumes) showcasing an edited collection of documents by and about Ulysses S. Grant. Materials in the series span the dates of 1837-1885; volume 22 spans the dates of June 1, 1871-January 31, 1872.
Marion Co. (Miss.); Packwood, D. O.--Family; farm life--Mississippi
D. O. Packwood family farm; multiple views. Farm of 320 acres one and a half miles west of Kokomo and about 13 miles west of Columbia, MS. Marion Co. Agricultural agent D. O. Scott assisted with selection of farm family.
Jasper Co. (Miss.); Youngblood, C. L.--Family; farm life--Mississippi
C. L. Youngblood family farm; multiple views. Farm located in the Penantly Community near Rose Hill, MS. Jasper Co. agent W. C. Jefcoat and Associate county agent W. E. Ethridge assisted with selection of farm family.
Mississippi State University; Mississippi State University--History; Mississippi State University--Employees; Mississippi State University. Extension Service; Agriculture; Agriculture--Research; Interviews; Agricultural extension workers;...
Oral history; interview with Dr. Bill M. Swoope, June 11, 2012, Mitchell Memorial Library, Mississippi State University. Dr. Swoope was born in 1931 in Lowndes County, Mississippi. He received his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees at MSU. In...
Tensas Parish (La.)--History.; Natchez (Miss.)--History.; Waterproof (La.)--History.; Saint Joseph (La.)--History.; Plantation life--Louisiana--History--19th century.; Slavery--United States--History--19th century.; Levees--Louisiana.;...
Diary kept by plantation owner Zenas Preston from 1850-1853. Preston's plantation, Leftwich, was situated on Lake St. Peter in Tensas Parish, Louisiana, and Preston describes frequent trips to Waterproof, Saint Joseph, and Natchez via the...
Smith Co. (Miss.); Gilbert, O. T.--Family; farm life--Mississippi
O. T. Gilbert family farm; multiple views. Farm of 500 acres located midway between Mize and Taylorsville, MS on highway 20 in Smith Co. The Norris Community Club of Scott County assisted with the selection of farm family.
Montgomery Co. (Miss.); Branch, Sidney (Sid)--Family; Mississippi State University--Alumni and alumnae.; farm life--Mississippi
Sidney (Sid) Branch family farm; multiple views. Farm of 420 acres just east of Winona. Sidney Branch is MSU alumnus. Montgomery Co. agent John Killebrew and Home Demonstration agent Miss Flossie Tate assisted with selection farm family.