Finding Aid for the Mr. and Mrs. John B. Hood Collection

MUM00233

Summary Information

Repository
University of Mississippi Libraries
Creator
Hood, John Bell, 1831-1879
Title
Mr. and Mrs. John B. Hood Collection
ID
MUM00233
Date
circa 1920
Extent
0.5 Linear feet (1 box)
Language of Materials
English
Mixed materials [Box]
1
Abstract
The collection contains a notebook and a scrapbook with items relating to John Bell Hood and his wife.

Preferred Citation

Mr. and Mrs. John B. Hood Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

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Biographical Note

Colonel John B. Hood lived at Matagorda Plantation, near Clarksdale, Mississippi. Hood was the commander of Hood’s Texas Brigade in the Confederate States of America Army.

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Scope and Content

The collection contains a notebook and a scrapbook with items relating to John Bell Hood and his wife.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Mississippi Libraries

Access Restrictions

The Mr. and Mrs. John B. Hood Collection is open for research.

Copyright Restrictions

The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement.

Additions

No further additions are expected to this collection.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Archives and Special Collections staff. Finding aid created by Kathryn Michaelis, October 2012.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Confederate States of America -- History
  • Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Brigade.

Genre(s)

  • notebooks
  • scrapbooks

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Collection Inventory

 1.1 Notebook, circa 1920 

Scope and Content

Includes notes on history, the bible, food prices, and other topics.

 1.2 Scrapbook 

Scope and Content

Includes newspaper clippings and letters written to and about Mr. and Mrs. John B. Hood.