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Finding-Aid for the Diploma and Certificate Collection. (MUM00107)

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Descriptive Summary
University of Mississippi
Diploma and Certificate Collection.
Inclusive Dates:
Materials in:
Collection consists of various diplomas and certifications conferred by on conferred on the University of Mississippi from 1850-1955.
Large Map Case in Cold Room.
Repository :
The University of Mississippi
J.D. Williams Library
Department of Archives and Special Collections
P.O. Box 1848, University, MS 38677-1848, USA
Phone: 662.915.7408
Fax: 662.915.5734
Cite as:
Diploma and Certificate Collection. (MUM00107). The Department of Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi.

Scope and Contents Note
Collection consists of various diplomas and certifications conferred by on conferred on the University of Mississippi from 1850-1955.

Access Restrictions
Use Restriction
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Container List
A. Diplomas and Certificates Conferred by the University of Mississippi.

Baldwin, Kathleen. Bachelor of Science (1915). Master of Arts (1917). [not located during inventory check of 7/93].

Bigham, D.C.M. Phi Sigma Society (1871).

Boggan, Thomas Kendall. Bachelor of Philosophy (1903). Bachelor of Laws (1912).

Brinson, Marianna. Bachelor of Arts (1928).

Burney, Joseph Brown. Bachelor of Arts (1858). Hermean Society (1958).

Bynum, Mary. Master of Arts (1900).

Bynum, Joseph. Bachelor of Arts (1899).

Calhoun, Jacob M. Hermean Society (1853). Bachelor of Arts (1853).

Cameron, John Charles. Bachelor of Arts (1868). Phi Sigma Society (1868).

Hamilton, Gulielmays Franklin. Bachelor of Arts (1860).

Hamilton, William F. Phi Sigma Society (1860).

Holloway, Samuel. Bachelor of Arts (1889). Bachelor of Laws (1891). Hermean Society (1890).

Jackson, Marjorie W. Bachelor of Arts (1925).

Kimmons, Kate Bachelor of Science (1900).

Lea, William. Phi Sigma Society (1860).

Liddell, Andrew J. Bachelor of Arts (1870). Hermean Society (1870).

Longest, Christopher. Bachelor of Arts (1900).

McRaven, Joannes Saunders. Bachelor of Arts (1851). [photocopy].

Morrow, Robert O.B. Bachelor of Arts (1873). Phi Sigma Society (1873).

Neill, Shirley Sue. Bachelor of Philosophy (1903).

Phipps, Jordan McCullough. Bachelor of Arts (1871).

Quarles, Jacob Jones. Bachelor of Arts (1851).

Ross, Daniel Lycurgus. Bachelor of Laws (1907)

Rouderbush (?), Alfred Holt. Phi Sigma Society (1894).

Rubel, Frank Raymond. Bachelor of Science (!912).

Simrall, Horatio Fleming. Bachelor of Science (1871). Phi Sigma Society (1871).

Stephenson, John Thompson. Bachelor of Arts (1869).

Stevenson, Donald. Phi Sigma Society (1869).

B. Certificates and Awards Conferred on the University of Mississippi

Gamma Sigma Epsilon, Lambda Beta Chapter, Charter. (1937).

Memphis Cotton Carnival Invitation (1955).

Mississippi Greys. Certificate of Authority to organize unit no. 64, the University Greys (12/16/60).

Mount Rushmore Memorial Inscription Committee Certificate

Phi Beta Kappa Charter (Alpha Association) (1938).

University of Kentucky, Greetings and Best Wishes on the occasion of the inaugeration of John Davis Williams as Chancellor of the University of Mississippi (1946).

U.S. Navy Commendation for aid during World War II.

C. Other Diplomas

Bacon, Fannie. Union Female College in Oxford, Mississippi (1872).

Boggan, Thomas K. Tupelo Graded School, High School Department (1899).

Boggan, T.K. Certificate Appointment to the 6th Congressional District's Textbook Commission (1905).

Isom, Sally McG. National School of Elocution and Oratory, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1884).

Liddell, Andrew Jackson. Doctor of Medicine, Bellevue Hospital, New York, New York (1873).

Longest, Christopher. Doctor of Philosophy, University of Chicago. Mississippi License to teach (1911).

Mill, Shirley. Oxford High School, (1899).

Millsaps, Mary Adeline. Port Gibson Collegiate Academy for Females (1855).

Ross, Daniel Lycurgus. Bachelor of Science, Iuka Normal Institute Diploma (1890). Certificate of Induction into the Hamasa Temple, Nobles of the Mystic Shrine (1908).

Starks, Fannie S. Wesleyan Female College (1873).

______ , Lucretia Grace. Mistress of English Literature, Union Female College. [fragment]