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...
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.
Carl H. McWilliams family farm; multiple views. Farm of 483 acres located four miles east of Winona on Highway 82. Montgomery Co. Agricultural agent John Killebrew assisted with selection of farm family.
Small journal kept by John Calvin Williams during the yellow fever epidemic in Dry Grove, Mississippi, in 1878. According to the note pasted later into the front of the journal, Williams himself died of the fever on October 31, 1878.