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Collection Title: Mississippi Menu Collection

Accession Number: AM07-27

Inclusive Dates: circa 1999 - 2007

Extent: .20 cu. ft.

Given By: Jennifer Brannock

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:

A collection of menus from various eating establishments in Mississippi, primarily the Hattiesburg area. One exception is a brochure from Southern Tsunami of Rancho Dominguez, California.


Accession Number: AM07-32

Dates: 2006-2007

Volume: 14 items

Given By: Jennifer Brannock

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:

Menus from eating establishments in Hattiesburg, Moselle, Eastabuchie, Laurel, Ocean Springs, and Petal.


Accession Number: AM07-42

Dates: 2007

Volume: 1 item

Given By: Jennifer Brannock

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:

Menu from the recently opened Wintzell’s Oyster House in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.


Accession Number: AM07-43

Dates: circa 1950s

Volume: 1 item

Given By: Jennifer Brannock

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:

Menu for Officers Open Mess (Mississippi National Guard), Camp Shelby, Mississippi.


Accession Number: AM08-2

Dates: 2008

Volume: 2 items

Given By: Jennifer Brannock

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:

1. Menu from Los Tres Garcia Restaurant, Hattiesburg, MS.

2. Brochure listing specialties of Paul’s Pastry Shop, Picayune, MS. Also includes a history of the King Cake.


Accession Number: AM08-3

Dates: 1942 - 1988; undated

Volume: 6 items

Given By: Transferred from Mississippiana Vertical File

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:

1. Christmas Dinner menu for Jefferson Davis Beauvoir Confederate Veterans Home (1942)

2. Jean’s Treasure Chest Menu for Good Little Boys and Girls, Weidman’s, Meridian, MS (1954)

3. Menu from The Dock, Vicksburg, MS (1988)

4. Brochure from Tuminello’s, Vicksburg, MS (undated)

5. Brochure from Four Seasons Restaurant, Vicksburg, MS (undated)

6. Menu from Original Sollie’s Hot Tamales, Vicksburg, MS (undated)


Accession Number: AM08-4

Dates: circa 1950s; undated

Volume: 2 items

Given By: Diane Ross

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:

1. Menu from Fairchild’s Restaurant, Mississippi City, MS (circa 1950s)

2. Menu from Friendship House, between Biloxi and Gulfport on the Mississippi Gulf Coast (undated)

 


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