Cumberland Presbyterian Church; Selma (Ala.); Clergy; Religious gatherings; Military chaplains; Civil war; United States; Campbell, John P., 1801-1868; Cowan, Samuel Montgomery, 1801-1881; Chadick, William Davidson, 1817-1878; Borah, Jacob T.,...
Minutes of Cumberland Presbyterian Church convention held in Selma, Alabama, in 1863. Includes roll of ministers and elders present on each day of the convention, most from Alabama and Tennessee. The convention established committees for a...
Darden, John P.; Browning, William H.; African-Americans--Mississippi--Claiborne County.; Slaves--Mississippi--Claiborne County--Bills of sale.
Bill of sale from William H. Browning to John P. Darden for four teenage slaves: Martha (age 17); Mary (age 17); Smith (age 15), and Emily (age 14). On the reverse, Darden relinquishes Mary, who 'proved defective.' Transactions took place in Port...
Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation; Cotton; Insecticides
Summary of County Reports of Expected Use of Insecticide on 1951 Cotton Crop in Mississippi. Provide by the USDA and used by the State Defense Production Advisory Committee for crop production planning.
Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation; Mississippi Cooperative Extension Service; Farming; Farmers; Swayze family; Yazoo County (Miss.)
Program printed for event at the King Edward Hotel in Jackson (Miss.) honoring the Harris Swayze family of Yazoo County, Mississippi's Master Farm Family of 1959. Includes a list of previous recipients of the award.
L.N. Dantzler Lumber Co. (Moss Point, Miss.); Land tenure; Lumber industry; Griffin family
Document detailing the sale of land by Griffin family members of Jackson and Perry Counties to the L.N. Dantzler Lumber Company. Also includes a description of the tramway and fire protection equipment at the Perkinston plant.