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    • Oral history with Rose Marie Price; 2001

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted April 11, 2001 in the Price home in Port Gibson, Mississippi. Price was born March 30, 1932 in Pattison, Mississippi. She discusses rural life growing up and living in Claiborne County Mississippi, including...
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    • Oral history with Ellen Drake McCarley; 2002

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted April 19, 2002, in the McCarley home in Port Gibson, Mississippi. McCarley was born October 19, 1919 in Port Gibson. She discusses growing up, sharecropping and tenancy, her education at Port Gibson High School...
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    • Oral history with Ezekiel Rankin; 2002

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted May 28, 2002 at the Rankin home in Claiborne County, Mississippi. He discusses growing up, military service in World War II, education, and employment at Alcorn State University.
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    • Oral history with Ethan Porter; 2002

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted May 24, 2002 at the Porter home in Pattison, Mississippi. Porter was born September 23, 1917 in Pattison. He discusses his work as a farmer, his education, and World War II service. He also talks about his time...
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    • Oral history with Clemon P. Jimerson, Sr.; 2010

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted on April 24, 2010 with Clemon P. Jimerson, Sr. in Biloxi, Mississippi. Jimerson describes growing up in Biloxi, how he came to be involved with the Biloxi Beach Wade-Ins, his personal relationship with Dr....
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    • Col. L. O. Crosby, Sr.; May 1943

    • From the Thigpen (S.G.) Papers. Photograph of Col. L. O. Crosby, Sr. walking on the bottom left wearing a hat, white shirt and dark pants. An automobile is on the left in front of a wooden fence. An “L” shaped barn is in the background.
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    • Pond and Crosby House; Undated

    • From the Thigpen (S.G.) Papers. Photograph of a pond and the Crosby house. The far side is lined with brick, including a seating area on the left and a brick wall to the right. Steps lead up into an area overgrown with bushes and trees that...
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    • Statuary at Crosby House; Undated

    • From the Thigpen (S.G.) Papers. Photograph of the statuary at the Crosby House. Caption reads: “Five pieces of statuary adorn the side entrance to the antebellum home along the Hobolochitto River in Northwest Picayune now belonging to R. H. Crosby...
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    • Pond and Crosby House; Undated

    • From the Thigpen (S.G.) Papers. Photograph of a pond and the Crosby house. The far side is lined with brick and rock, including a seating area on the right with a parked golf cart. Trees obscure the Crosby House in the background.
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    • Oral history with Jennifer Walley

    • Oral history.; An interview conducted on June 13, 2006 with Jennifer Walley, who was a nurse in Picayune, Mississippi, during Hurricane Katrina. Miss Walley describes her preparations for the storm as well as the hurricane's impact on Crosby...
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    • Oral History with Annie M. Johnson; 2003

    • A collection of interviews with African-Americans of the Mississippi Gulf Coast, circa twentieth and early twenty-first centuries, who knew Colonel John Robinson, an African-American pilot who was tapped by Ethiopian Emperor Haile Sellassie in the...
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    • Oral history with Ms. Ruby Magee

    • Oral history.; Four interviews conducted on June 11, September 26, October 10, and November 21, 1985 with Ms. Ruby Magee in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Magee was born on August 12, 1940 in Tylertown, Mississippi. In 1962, she received a BA in...
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    • Oral history with Mrs. Irene (Ponder) Napier

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted on September 2, 1981 with Mrs. Irene Napier at her home in Mount Olive, Mississippi. Napier was born on December 21, 1917 at Mount Olive in Covington, Mississippi. After having studied two years at Jones County...
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    • Oral history with Mr. P.A. Tims, Sr.

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted on July 7, 1976 with Mr. P.A. Tims of Poplarville, Mississippi. Tims was born on October 20, 1890 in Ethel, Mississippi. In 1912, he enrolled in the first class to convene on the campus of the newly established...
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    • Crosby House and Lawn; Undated

    • From the Thigpen (S.G.) Papers. Photograph of a large lawn with several small trees planted. The Crosby House is in the background, surrounded by bushes and trees with hanging moss. The house is white.
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    • Front of Crosby House; Undated

    • From the Thigpen (S.G.) Papers. Photograph of the front of the Crosby House. An automobile is parked in the circular driveway. Four statuary are around the edges of the driveway. The white, wooden house is in the background.
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    • Back of Crosby House; Undated

    • From the Thigpen (S.G.) Papers. Photograph of the back of the Crosby House. The white, wooden house has a wraparound porch with multiple chairs. A sidewalk is in the middle of the lawn. On the right of the photograph is the foot of a statue out...
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