Jasper Co. (Miss.); Green, Tom R.--Family; farm life--Mississippi
Tom R. Green family farm; multiple views. Farm of 270 acres in the Ras Community about 10 miles east of Bay Springs, MS. Jasper Co. Agricultural agent W. C. Jefcoat assisted with selection of farm family.
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885; Civil War; Politicians; Presidents; Politics and government; Generals
Volume 17 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 17 spans the dates of January 1-September 30, 1867.
Agriculture--Mississippi--History; Lincoln County (Miss.); Clark, C. L. (Buddy)--Family
C. L. (Buddy) Clark family farm; multiple views. Farm of 234 acres located three miles south of Bogue Chitto or one mile south of Norfield, MS. Lincoln County Agricultural agent Travis Tadlock and his staff assisted with selection of farm family.
Attala Co. (Miss.); Therrell, Paul Houston--Family; farm life--Mississippi
Paul Houston Therrell family farm; multiple views. Farm of 110 acres owned and 60 acres rented about three miles southeast of Kosciusko, MS. Attala Co. agent Frank Buchanan and Associate county agent Billy Walton assisted with selection of farm...
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 Mr. Gerald Taylor, retired Extension Dairy Specialist, May 23, 2012, Mitchell Memorial Library, Mississippi State University. Mr. Taylor was born in 1932 in Mantachie, Mississippi. He first came to Mississippi State in...
Civil war; United States; Slavery; African-Americans; Sykes, James William, 1810-1885
Letter, commissary officer Major E. W. Halliday in Canton, Mississippi, to James Sykes, sending home Sykes' slave, Addison, who ''has become dissatisfied and is anxious to return home.'' Addison's wages for two months and two days were $41.33. ...
Sykes family; Sale family; Slavery; African-Americans; Pioneer Express Company (Mobile, Ala.); Sale, John B., 1818-1876; Refugees; New Orleans (La.)
Letter, Luke J. Whitfield at the Pioneer Express Company in Mobile, Alabama, to James Sykes, regarding an unnamed slave (Zeke?) who belonged to Captain John B. Sale. The slave had been hired out by Sykes to a Mr. Sawyers, who apparently...
Agriculture--Mississippi--History; Yazoo County (Miss.); Clark, W. T., Jr. (Will)--Family
W. T. (Will) Clark Jr. family farm; multiple views. Farm of 2000 acres located seven miles northwest of Yazoo City. Will Clark , Jr. is MSU alumnus. Yazoo Co. agent Pat McGowan assisted with selection of farm family.
Walthall Co. (Miss.); Holmes, B. B.--Family; farm life--Mississippi
B. B. Holmes family farm; multiple views. Farm of 450 acres located three miles south of Tylertown, MS. Walthall Co. agent Ansel Estess and Home Demonstration agent Miss Jane Reese assisted with selection of farm family.