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


Collection Title: Stevens (M. James) Mississippi and Gulf Coast Research Collection

Accession Number: AM 88-8

Inclusive Dates: 1550-1987

Volume: 13 cu.ft.

Given By: Donated by the M. James Stevens Family.

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:

Notebooks kept by Mr. M. James Stevens, "Mr. History" of the Mississippi Gulf Coast and the first northern-born (New Jersey) president of the Mississippi Historical Society. He was the first recipient of the Society's Dunbar Rowland Award for his efforts to preserve history. The notebooks contain typed transcriptions of newspaper accounts and other source information that Mr. Stevens gathered on many subjects of Gulf Coast and Mississippi history. Also included in the collection are maps and drawings concerning Gulf Coast and Civil War history.


Accession Number: AM 88-23

Volume: 2 cu.ft.

Given By: Donated by the M. James Stevens Family.

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:

Additional notebooks of M. James Stevens.


Accession Number: AM 88-64

Volume: 8 cu.ft.

Given By: Donated by the M. James Stevens Family.

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:

Additional notebooks of M. James Stevens.


Accession Number: AM 89-46

Volume: 7 cu.ft.

Given By: Donated by the M. James Stevens Family.

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:

Additional notebooks of M. James Stevens.

Related Collections:

M. James Stevens Oral History Interview, transcript call number F341.5 .M57x vol. 180 (McCain Library).


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: June 8, 2004