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Collection Title: Hilbun (Dr. B.B.) Collection

Accession Number: AM03-21

Dates: ca. 1915 - 1924

Volume: 12 items

Given By: Mrs. Sarah Alice Boomershine via Mrs. Jewel Tucker

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Items relating to Dr. B.B. "Bennie" Hilbun, a native of Soso, Mississippi, and a 1920 graduate of Mississippi Normal College (now USM). Dr. Hilbun also held a Th.D from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky, and served as pastor of a number of churches in Mississippi, Tennessee and Kentucky. His last position was Chaplain of the Baptist Hospital of Louisville. Dr. Hilbun died some years ago, in Louisville. A list of materials in this collection is attached.


AM03-21
Container List

  1. Yearbook: 1920 USM yearbook, Neka Camon, engraved "B.B. Hilbun"
  2. Photograph: 8" x 40" black & white panorama of Mississippi Normal College (MNC) student body (January 1915)
  3. Photograph: 8" x 38" black & white panorama of the MNC Student Army Training Corps (SATC) (1918)
  4. Photograph: 8" x 33" black & white panorama of a scene from a pageant titled, "Neka Camon" (New Spirit), which was presented at MNC on May 22, 1919
  5. Photograph: 8" x 40" black & white panorama of the MNC student body (ca. 1920)
  6. Photograph: 8" x 48" black & white panorama of MNC student body (ca. 1920)
  7. Photograph: 8" x 46" black & white panorama of faculty and students at Mississippi College, Clinton, Mississippi (May 1924)
  8. Photograph: 8" x 33" black & white panorama of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky (ca. 1920s)
  9. Photograph: 8" x 10" black & white photograph of a group of men in U.S. Army and U.S. Navy uniforms, possibly from the pageant, "Neka Camon" (ca. 1919)
  10. Photograph: 8" x 10" black & white formal studio portrait of an unidentified young man (ca. 1920)
  11. Photograph: 8" x 10" black & white wedding portrait of Mr. & Mrs. Bill Hilbun
    (ca. 1960s)
  12. Photograph: 8" x 10" black & white photograph of an unidentified group of people posed in front of a two-story wood frame building (ca. 1920s)


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