The University of Southern Mississippi -- McCain Library and Archives
Historical Manuscripts Home
Alphabetical List of All Collections | Collections Listed By Subject


Collection Title: Johnson (Paul B.) Family Papers

Collection Number: M191

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

For a finding aid for the entire collection, please click here.

Box and Folder List: Series 1, Sub-Series 1. Use the menu below to link to other sub-series.

Paul B. Johnson, Sr. | Paul B. Johnson, Jr. | Dorothy Power Johnson and Family

Access Series 2.


Series I, Sub-Series 1: Paul B. Johnson, Sr., Boxes 1 - 14:

Paul Burney Johnson, Sr.'s career in politics and business spanned four decades of the 20th century. Although the 14 boxes of this series appear to contain only a portion of the documents which might have existed, there is representation from the many aspects of Johnson's activities and family life. This sub-series contains personal and family papers, correspondence, campaign materials, items pertaining to official activities, legal practice materials, and newspaper clippings.

   
Box 1  
Folder 1 Certificate (April 24, 1941)
Folder 2 Legal Documents (1923-1937, undated)
Folder 3 Legal Documents: Hinds County (1942)
Folder 4 Finances: Receipts (1920-1935)
Folder 5 Finances: Account Book (1936-1939)
Folder 6 Finances: Account Book (1942-1944)
Folder 7 Finances: Insurance, Taxes, and Accounts (1942-1947, undated)
Folder 8 Estate Matters (1945-1967)
Folder 9 Memorial Books
Folder 10 Professional Activities: Mississippi Bar Association (1933-1934)
Folder 11 Corrine Johnson: Correspondence (undated)
Folder 12 Corrine Johnson: Correspondence (1921-1964)
Folder 13 Corrine Johnson: Miscellaneous (1930-1964, undated)
   
Box 2  
Folder 1 Corrine Johnson: Poetry
Folder 2 Corrine Johnson: Decorating Book
Folder 3 Corrine Johnson: Recipes
Folder 4 Corrine Johnson: Flower and Garden
Folder 5 Corrine Johnson: Furnishings, Etc., for Mansion (1940-1943)
Folder 6 Corrine Johnson: Speech (1939, undated)
Folder 7 Corrine Johnson: Official Mississippi Women's Club
Folder 8 Corrine Johnson: War Materials and Brochures (1940s)
Folder 9 Johnson Children: Paul Johnson, Jr. (1917-1945, undated)
Folder 10 Johnson Children: Jane Johnson (1925)
Folder 11 Johnson Children: Pat Johnson (1931-1948)
Folder 12 Johnson Children: Peggy Johnson (1939-1949, undated)
Folder 13 Johnson Children: Peggy Johnson - Scrapbook (undated)
Folder 14 Correspondence (undated)
Folder 15 Correspondence (1912-1916)
Folder 16 Correspondence (1917)
Folder 17 Correspondence (January - March, 1918)
Folder 18 Correspondence (April 1-20, 1918)
Folder 19 Correspondence (April 21-30, 1918)
Folder 20 Correspondence (May 1918)
   
Box 3  
Folder 1 Correspondence (June 1-15, 1918)
Folder 2 Correspondence (June 16-30, 1918)
Folder 3 Correspondence (July 1-10, 1918)
Folder 4 Correspondence (July 11-15, 1918)
Folder 5 Correspondence (July 19, 1918)
Folder 6 Correspondence (July 20-24, 1918)
Folder 7 Correspondence (July 25-29, 1918)
Folder 8 Correspondence (July 30-31, 1918)
Folder 9 Correspondence (August 1-5, 1918)
Folder 10 Correspondence (August 6-7, 1918)
Folder 11 Correspondence (August 8-9, 1918)
Folder 12 Correspondence (August 9-25, 1918)
Folder 13 Correspondence (August 26-31, 1918)
Folder 14 Correspondence (September 1-10, 1918)
Folder 15 Correspondence (September 11-30, 1918)
Folder 16 Correspondence (October - December, 1918)
Folder 17 Correspondence (January - May, 1919)
Folder 18 Correspondence (June - August, 1919)
Folder 19 Correspondence (September - December, 1919)
Folder 20 Correspondence (January - July, 1920)
Folder 21 Correspondence (August - November, 1920)
Folder 22 Correspondence (December 1920)
Folder 23 Correspondence (January 1921)
Folder 24 Correspondence (February 1-10, 1921)
Folder 25 Correspondence (February 11-28, 1921)
Folder 26 Correspondence (March 1921)
Folder 27 Correspondence (April 1-14, 1921)
Folder 28 Correspondence (April 15-30, 1921)
Folder 29 Correspondence (May 1921)
   
Box 4  
Folder 1 Correspondence (June 1921)
Folder 2 Correspondence (July 1921)
Folder 3 Correspondence (August 1921)
Folder 4 Correspondence (September - October 1921)
Folder 5 Correspondence (November - December 1921)
Folder 6 Correspondence (January 1922)
Folder 7 Correspondence (February 1922)
Folder 8 Correspondence (March - December 1922)
Folder 9 Correspondence (1923)
Folder 10 Correspondence (1928)
Folder 11 Correspondence (January - August 1929)
Folder 12 Correspondence (September - December 1929)
Folder 13 Correspondence (1930)
Folder 14 Correspondence (January - August 1931)
Folder 15 Correspondence (September - December 1931)
Folder 16 Correspondence (1932)
Folder 17 Correspondence (January - February 1933)
Folder 18 Correspondence (March - April 1933)
Folder 19 Correspondence (May - June 1933)
Folder 20 Correspondence (July 1933)
Folder 21 Correspondence (August - October 1933)
Folder 22 Correspondence (November - December 1933)
Folder 23 Correspondence (January - May 1934)
Folder 24 Correspondence (June - September 7, 1934)
Folder 25 Correspondence (September 8 - December 1934)
Folder 26 Correspondence (January - August 1935)
Folder 27 Correspondence (September 1935)
Folder 28 Correspondence (October 1935)
Folder 29 Correspondence (November - December 1935)
   
Box 5  
Folder 1 Correspondence (1936)
Folder 2 Correspondence (1937)
Folder 3 Correspondence (1938)
Folder 4 Correspondence (January - July 1939)
Folder 5 Correspondence (August 3-30, 1939)
Folder 6 Correspondence (August 30-31, 1939)
Folder 7 Correspondence (September - December 1939)
Folder 8 Correspondence (1940)
Folder 9 Correspondence (1941)
Folder 10 Correspondence (1942)
Folder 11 Correspondence (1943)
Folder 12 Correspondence: Bilbo, Theodore G. (1939-1940)
Folder 13 Correspondence: Lea, Lawrence, Spanish American War Service Pension (1920-1921)
Folder 14 Correspondence: Telegrams, Congratulatory (1939)
Folder 15 Correspondence: Telegrams, Congratulatory (1940-1942)
Folder 16 Correspondence: Telegrams, Sympathy During Illness and Death of Paul B. Johnson, Sr. (1943)
Folder 17 Correspondence: Telegrams, Sympathy During Illness and Death of Paul B. Johnson, Sr. (1943)
Folder 18 Campaign Materials: Miscellaneous Lists (undated)
Folder 19 Campaign Materials: Miscellaneous Items (1939, undated)
Folder 20 Campaign Materials: Correspondence (undated)
Folder 21 Campaign Materials: Brochure - 1914 Campaign for Circuit Judge
Folder 22 Campaign Materials: 1918 and 1920 Congressional Campaigns - Miscellaneous Items
Folder 23 Campaign Materials: 1918 and 1920 Congressional Campaigns - Flyers
Folder 24 Campaign Materials: 1918 and 1920 Congressional Campaigns - Receipts
   
Box 6  
Folder 1 Campaign Materials: 1935 Governor's Campaign - Analysis of Gubernatorial Candidates (1930s)
Folder 2 Campaign Materials: 1935 Governor's Campaign - Brochures, Prints, Flyers and Scrapbooks
Folder 3 Campaign Materials: 1935 Governor's Campaign - Materials Of Mrs. D. C. Lea (1935, undated)
Folder 4 Campaign Materials: 1935 Governor's Campaign - Clay County, Miscellaneous
Folder 5 Campaign Materials: 1935 Governor's Campaign - Correspondence
Folder 6 Campaign Materials: 1935 Governor's Campaign - Correspondence
Folder 7 Campaign Materials: 1935 Governor's Campaign - Correspondence
Folder 8
Campaign Materials: 1935 Governor's Campaign - Correspondence
Folder 9 Campaign Materials: 1935 Governor's Campaign - Correspondence
Folder 10 Campaign Materials: 1935 Governor's Campaign - Correspondence
Folder 11 Campaign Materials: 1935 Governor's Campaign - Correspondence
Folder 12 Campaign Materials: 1935 Governor's Campaign - Correspondence
Folder 13 Campaign Materials: 1935 Governor's Campaign - Correspondence
Folder 14 Campaign Materials: 1939 Governor's Campaign - Materials of Mrs. D. C. Lea (1939)
Folder 15 Campaign Materials: 1939 Governor's Campaign - Itinerary (1939)
Folder 16 Campaign Materials: 1939 Governor's Campaign - Scrapbooks
Folder 17 Campaign Materials: 1939 Governor's Campaign - Clarke County
   
Box 7  
Folder 1 Campaign Materials: 1939 Governor's Campaign - Clay County
Folder 2 Campaign Materials: 1939 Governor's Campaign - Coahoma County
Folder 3 Campaign Materials: 1939 Governor's Campaign - Covington County
Folder 4 Campaign Materials: 1939 Governor's Campaign - De Soto County
Folder 5 Campaign Materials: 1939 Governor's Campaign - Lincoln County
Folder 6 Official Activities: Petitions (ca. 1918-1925)
Folder 7 Official Activities: Speeches (ca. 1919-1942)
Folder 8 Official Activities: Stationery
Folder 9 Official Activities: Inaugural Materials - Governor (1940)
Folder 10 Official Activities: Inaugural Reception - Governor (1940)
Folder 11 Official Activities: Inauguration of Franklin D. Roosevelt (1941)
Folder 12 Official Activities: Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation (1940)
Folder 13 Official Activities: Colonels (1940)
Folder 14 Official Activities: Governors of the American States and Territories (1942)
Folder 15 Official Activities: Southern Governors Conference (1940, 1942)
Folder 16 Official Activities: Maps (1928, 1941, 1943, 1946)
Folder 17 Official Activities: Mississippi Legislative Directory (1940-1944)
Folder 18 Official Activities: Proclamation (1941)
Folder 19 Official Activities: State Department Reports (Public Welfare, 1939) & (Highway Safety Patrol, 1942)
Folder 20 Official Activities: State Department Reports (Selective Service Reports, 1940, undated)
Folder 21 Official Activities: State Department Reports (Tax Commission, 1941)
Folder 23 Official Activities: Architect's Projectives for State Industrial Institute, McLain, Mississippi (1942, undated)
   
Box 8: CLOSED
   
Box 9  
Folder 1 Newspaper Clippings (undated)
Folder 2 Newspaper Clippings (1909)
Folder 3 Newspaper Clippings (1913)
Folder 4 Newspaper Clippings (1914)
Folder 5 Newspaper Clippings (1917)
Folder 6 Newspaper Clippings (1918)
Folder 7 Newspaper Clippings (1919)
Folder 8 Newspaper Clippings (1921)
Folder 9 Newspaper Clippings (1924)
Folder 10 Newspaper Clippings (1926)
Folder 11 Newspaper Clippings (1930)
Folder 12 Newspaper Clippings (1931)
Folder 13 Newspaper Clippings (1934)
Folder 14 Newspaper Clippings (1935)
Folder 15 Newspaper Clippings (1936)
Folder 16 Newspaper Clippings (1937)
Folder 17 Newspaper Clippings (1938)
Folder 18 Newspaper Clippings (1939)
Folder 19 Newspaper Clippings (1940)
Folder 20 Newspaper Clippings (1941)
Folder 21 Newspaper Clippings (1942)
Folder 22 Newspaper Clippings (1943)
Folder 23 Newspaper Clippings (1944)
Folder 24 Newspaper Clippings (1947)
Folder 25 Newspaper Clippings (1959)
   
Box 10 (Oversize Materials)
Folder 1 Officers and Commissioners of the Mississippi State Bar (1934); Committees of the Hattiesburg Bar (1934); Pat Johnson's Promotion Certificate From Main Street Methodist Church (1931); Peggy Johnson's Hospital Expense Policy (1944); Lists of Names (undated)
Folder 2 Maps of the Johnson Estate in Hattiesburg; Architectural Drawings of Johnson Residence (undated)
Folder 3 Clippings, Re: Gardening (ca. 1930s-1940s)
Folder 4 Newspaper Clippings (ca. 1935)
Folder 5 Newspapers (June 30, 1910 - June 27, 1918)
Folder 6 Newspapers (July 5 - August 10, 1918)
Folder 7 Newspapers (August 21, 1918 - April 1919)
Folder 8 Newspapers (August 15, 1930 - June 13, 1936; undated)
Folder 9 Broadsides and Posters (ca. 1918-1920)
Folder 10 Scrapbook of Family Activities & Historic Events (ca. 1922-1928)
Folder 11 Scrapbook of Governor Paul B. Johnson, Sr.
Folder 12 World Atlas of Commercial Geology, Part II (ca. 1920)
   
Box 11 (Oversize Materials)
Folder 1 Scrapbook of Lester Franklin (1939)
Folder 2 Scrapbook of Mark Gantt and George P. Ritchey (1939)
Folder 3 Scrapbook of J. B. "Billy" Snider (1939)
   
Box 12 (Oversize Materials)
Folder 1 Paul B. Johnson Campaign Scrapbook (1938-1939)
Folder 2 Paul B. Johnson Campaign Scrapbook (1939)
   
Box 13 (Oversize Materials)
Folder 1 Scrapbook of Thomas Bailey (1938-1939)
Folder 2 Scrapbook of Martin Sennett Conner (1939)
   
Box 14 (Oversize Materials)
Folder 1 Publication About Prominent Mississippians (ca. 1939)
Folder 2 Engraved Wooden Plaque "Paul B. Johnson, Governor Of Miss." (ca. 1940)
Folder 3 Two Scrapbooks of Governor Paul B. Johnson (ca. 1940)
Folder 4 Newspapers (January 16, 1940 - July 4, 1942)
Folder 5 Booklets: "Honorable Paul B. Johnson, Mississippi's War Governor" (1940s)
Folder 6 Oversize Photographs: M191-825, M191-826, M191-827

Return to top


Created by: Bobs M. Tusa
Prepared and maintained by
The University of Southern Mississippi Libraries Special Collections
http://www.lib.usm.edu/spcol/index.php
118 College Drive #5148   Hattiesburg, MS 39406-5148

Please send comments or questions to Ask-a-Librarian
Revised: January 9, 2004