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    • Oral history with Eric Jones

    • Oral history.; An interview conducted on October 26, 2005 with Eric Jones. Former resident of Moss Point, Mississippi, Mr. Jones recounts his experiences during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath.
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    • Oral history with Tom Higgins

    • Oral history.; An interview conducted on February 21, 2007 with Tom Higgins, a retired shipyard manager and author of Sunshine on my Shoulders, a first-person narration of life after Hurricane Katrina. He describes his experience in Pascagoula,...
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    • Oral history with Victoria Cintra

    • Oral history.; An interview conducted on May 12, 2006 with Victoria Cintra. Ms. Cintra discusses the problem of the exploitation of immigrant labor in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.
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    • Oral history with John C. ""Clark"" Griffith

    • Oral history.; An interview conducted on June 25, 2007 with Lieutenant General John C. ""Clark"" Griffith. General Griffith describes his experiences during and after Hurricane Katrina, as well as his involvement in commissions planning for the...
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    • Oral history with James L. Robertson; 2003

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted March 1, April 5, June 6, and June 9, 2003. James Lawton Robertson was born in Greenwood, Mississippi in July of 1940. He attended the University of Mississippi where he earned his bachelor's degree in history. ...
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    • Oral history with David Wertz; 2008

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted January 25, 2008. Dr. David Lee Wertz was born on February 3, 1940, in Hammond, Indiana. Wertz was educated in Munster, Indiana, for his grammar school and received his BS from Arkansas State University. He...
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    • Oral history with Mr. Dave Dunaway

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted on March 24, 1981 with Mr. Dave L. Dunaway at his office in Greenville, Mississippi. Dunaway was born on January 2, 1927 near the Enon community in Walthall County, Mississippi. Following his discharge from the...
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    • Oral history with Lori K. Gordon

    • Oral history.; An interview conducted on June 19, 2006 with artist Lori K. Gordon. Ms. Gordon discusses her community, Clermont Harbor, Mississippi, before Hurricane Katrina, as well as her experiences afterward. Pieces from Ms. Gordon's work, The...
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    • Oral history with Mr. William Joel Blass

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted on March 26, 1977 with William Joel Blass (born 1917). As a lawyer in 1952, he successfully prosecuted the Boyce Holleman case by proving that voter fraud had kept Holleman from winning. Beginning in 1953, he...
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    • Oral history with Mr. C.J. Duckworth

    • Oral history.; Three interviews conducted on December 12, 1975, January 19, 1976, and January 23, 1991 with Mr. C.J. Duckworth in his office in Jackson, Mississippi. Duckworth was born in Summerland, Mississippi, Smith County, on February 25,...
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    • Is big in the states!; [n.d.]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection; Cartoon by David Simpson. In the upper right background of the cartoon, two Arab men stand in front of palm trees and watch Henry Kissinger running in the desert. Kissinger is naked, and he carries a...
    • 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977;
    • Dried up; April 20, 1974

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection; Cartoon by Reg Manning. A man labeled "Egypt" wearing Arab dress rides a camel over a sand dune in the Sahara Desert. He is riding away from what had been an oasis but is now a dry area next to a drooping...
    • 1974-04-20;
    • Desert sing-song; October 28, [1980?]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection. Cartoon by Eldon Pletcher. An Arab man is riding a camel that is labeled, "Lebanon Crisis," and holds a bloodstained knife over his head. The Arab man is labeled, "Arab against Arab," and in the...
    • 1980-10-28
    • Panning oil; circa 1966-1984

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection. Cartoon by Eldon Pletcher. Two men are kneeling beside a stream labeled "La. oil reserves" that is flowing from what otherwise appears to be a desert landscape. The stream is flowing through a gap and...
    • 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984
    • Harmony down Mexico way; [n.d.]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection. Cartoon by John Riedell. Richard Nixon and Mexican president Gustavo Diaz Ordaz stand side by side in a desert landscape with the Rio Grande in the background, arms over each other's shoulder. They are...
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