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Connecting Collections: A Collaborative Exhibit from the McCain Library & Archives

How does an Iowa native and children's book author, Emilie Blackmore Stapp, relate to a boarding school for African American teenagers in the Piney Woods of Mississippi?  What might timber industry documents and photographs tell us about Stapp?  This collaborative exhibit from the McCain Library & Archives illustrates how our various collections complement each other and how they work together to tell a story. The exhibit will be on display until March 10, 2010. The de Grummond Exhibit Room is on the second floor of Cook Library, and the hours are from 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. on Saturday, and 12:00-9:00 p.m. on Sunday.

If you have any questions about the exhibit, please contact the de Grummond Curator, Ellen Ruffin, at Ellen.Ruffin@usm.edu or 601.266.4349, or the Curator of Manuscripts and Archives, Diane Ross, at Diane.Ross@usm.edu or 601.266.5592.