Finding aid for the Civil Rights Commemoration Initiative Collection

MUM01696

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Summary Information

Repository
University of Mississippi Libraries
Creator
Edge, John T.
Title
Civil Rights Commemoration Initiative Collection
ID
MUM01696
Date [inclusive]
1982-2006
Extent
5.0 boxes 5 boxes (NN-7)
Mixed materials [Boxes]
1-5
Abstract:
Collection of flyers, notes, correspondence, newspaper articles, and plans for the Civil Rights Monument on the campus of the University of Mississippi.

Prefered Citation

Civil Rights Commemoration Initiative Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

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Scope and Content Note

5 boxes of materials relating to the planning behind the creation of a civil rights monument on the University of Mississippi campus.

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Arrangement

This collection is arranged in 3 series.

  1. Series I. Miscellaneous
  2. Series II. Correspondence
  3. Series III. Publications

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Mississippi Libraries 2009

Access Restrictions

The Civil Rights Commemoration Initiative 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.

Acquisition Information

Gift of John T. Edge.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Stephanie McKnight. Finding aid encoded by Jason Kovari, 4 May 2009.

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Related Materials

Resources at the University of Mississippi

For more Civil Rights collections housed in the Archives & Special Collections, see our Civil Rights & Race Relations subject guide.

For more materials concerning University of Mississippi history, see our University of Mississippi subject guide.

Separated Material

2 photographs have been removed to cold storage.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • University of Mississippi -- History

Format(s)

  • clippings (information artifacts)
  • correspondence
  • fliers (printed matter)
  • site plans

Personal Name(s)

  • Meredith, James, 1933-

Subject(s)

  • Civil rights -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century
  • Civil rights -- Mississippi -- Oxford -- History
  • College integration -- Mississippi -- Oxford -- History
  • Monuments

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Collection Inventory

Series I. Miscellaneous 

1.1 Donations 

1.2 John T. Edge Notes 

1.3 Addresses 

1.4 Press Releases 

1.5 Rebel Student Union Organization 

1.6 20th Anniversary Committee on the Admission of Black Students 

1.7 Fliers 

1.8 Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning 

1.9 Civil Rights Memorial Timeline: Highlights 

1.10 Civil Rights Monument Meetings 

1.11 Civil Rights Monument Dedication; 1 October 2006 

1.12 Photographs 

1.13 11th Mississippi Infantry Memorial Committee 

1.14 Mississippi Maps 

1.15 Associated Student Body Government Handbook: University of Mississippi 1995-1996 

1.16 Open Doors Celebration Background Materials 

2.1 Binder containing the artist Meredith Bergmann’s Proposal for Civil Rights Commemoration Initiative 

2.2 Prospectus and Project Description for the Civil Rights Monument 

2.3 Design Consulting and Licensing Agreement 

2.4 The Civil Rights Commemoration Foundation 

2.5 Pamphlets 

2.6 ames H. Meredith Campaign for Mayor of Jackson, Mississippi 

2.7 Miscellaneous 

2.8 Empty Folders 

2.9 Empty Envelopes 

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Series II. Correspondence 

3.1 Correspondence: February 1982 

TLS. . "Porter L. Fortune, Jr., Chancellor" to "Dr. Lucius Williams, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs". 4 February 1982    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

James Meredith Anniversary Committee.

TLS. . "Burnis R. Morris" to "Mr. Ed Meek". 8 February 1982 

Scope and Contents note

Media coverage of the 20th anniversary of Meredith’s enrollment.

3.2 Correspondence: December 1995 

TLS. . "Thomas J. Reardon, Associate Dean of Students" to "Dr. Donald Cole, Ms. Valeria Harmon, Dr. Joanne Hawks etc.". 6 December 1995 

Scope and Contents note

Black History Month Committee Meeting.

3.3 Correspondence: January 1996 

AM. . "Jennifer Bryon Owen" to "John T. Edge". 8 January 1996 

Scope and Contents note

States that she has sent him a copy of an article in the AP.

3.4 Correspondence: February 1996 

TL. . "John T. Edge" to "Dr. Robert Khayat". 1 February 1996 

Scope and Contents note

Assures Dr. Khayat that he will inform him of the actions taken on the civil rights memorial.

TLS. . "Dan Landis" to "Bruce Williams, Win Jordan, James Payne, Deborah Love, Arlene Schrade, and Phil Cooker". 9 February 1996    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Equal Opportunity Research and Training Center, Includes letter Landis received from Chancellor Khayat regarding fund proposals for the Center.

TLS. . "Bill" (William Ferris) to "Gerard" (Gerard Blanchot). 12 February 1996    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Thanks Gerard for presenting him with the Officier in the Order of Arts and Letters Award; discusses placing a memorial on the campus for the French journalist who was killed during Meredith’s enrollment; includes attached note with address.

TLS. . "Robert C. Khayat" to "John" (John T. Edge). 16 February 1996 

Scope and Contents note

States that the University supports John’s project and that they should start the bidding.

3.5 Correspondence: March 1996 

ACS. . "Colby" (Colby H. Kullman) to "John T." (John T. Edge). 18 March 1996    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

States that the CRCF is a great idea and makes a donation, attached are two copies of the correspondence between Chancellor Khayat and John T. Edge from 16 February 1996.

3.6 Correspondence: April 1996 

TLS. . "Leroy Wadlington" to "The Civil Rights Commemoration Fund". 1 April 1996    (5pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Contains signatures supporting the Civil Rights Commemoration Project.

TLS. . "Ari Frede" to "John" (John T. Edge). 4 April 1996    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Asks about hiring an advisor, talks about budget and site of monument.

TDS. . "Bill" (Bill Ferris) to "John". 16 April 1996 

Scope and Contents note

Tells John to contact an alumni supporter.

3.7 Correspondence: June 1996 

TL. . "The Civil Rights Commemoration Foundation" to "Chancellor Robert Khayat". 4 June 1996    (3pp.)  (2 copies)

Scope and Contents note

Requests financial support from administration, outlines the founding and vision of the CRCF.

TL. . "The Civil Rights Commemoration Foundation" to "Chancellor Robert Khayat" ; copy of previous letter 4 June 1996    (3pp.)

3.8 Correspondence: September 1996 

TDS. . "Kieran Walsh Taylor" to "John T. Edge". 19 September 1996 

Scope and Contents note

Asks him to add a new member to the outreach committee.

3.9 Correspondence: October 1996 

TDS. . "Charles Alexander" to "John T.". 15 October 1996    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Describes what it would take to have ‘heavyweights’ included in the support for the monument including Oprah and Morgan Freeman.

TLS. . "Lyn Kartiganer" to "John T. Edge". 16 October 1996 

Scope and Contents note

Art selection process for the CRCF.

3.10 Correspondence: November 1996 

AL. . "Anonymous" to "Civil Rights Commemoration Foundation". [18 November 1996] 

Scope and Contents note

States that the commemoration is a great idea, wishes them luck in fundraising.

3.11 Correspondence: December 1996 

TLS. . "Constance Slaughter-Harvey" to "To Whom It May Concern" (Center for Study of Southern Culture). 16 December 1996 

Scope and Contents note

Research on black politicians and Civil Rights Activists.

TLS. . "Bill" (William Ferris) to "Ms. Slaughter-Harvey". 20 December 1996    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Thanks her for letter on researching black politicians and Civil Rights activists, asks if there is anything that he or other faculty members could do to help.

ACS. . "Larry Johnson" to "John T.". 21 December 1996 

Scope and Contents note

Christmas card, wishing him luck with CRCF.

3.12 Correspondence: January 1997 

TDS. . "Susan Glisson" to" johnt@teclink.net" (John T. Edge). 7 January 1997    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Gathering people for a roundtable discussion.

TDS. . "Charley Beth Dye" to "John T.". 27 January 1997 

Scope and Contents note

Asks about a meeting time.

3.13 Correspondence: February 1997 

TLS. . "Bill" (William Ferris) to "John" (John Currence). 4 February 1997 

Scope and Contents note

Asks if City Grocery would sponsor a dinner with Ms. Evers-Williams.

TL. . "Anonymous" to "Dear Chancellor Khayat". 5 February 1997 

Scope and Contents note

Asks Chancellor to help with donations.

TDS. . "Larry Bush" to "John T.". 10 February 1997 

Scope and Contents note

William Winter’s address, asks about other donors.

TDS. . "Charlene E. Dye" to "John T.". 10 February 1997 

Scope and Contents note

People to invite to Ms. Evers-Williams’ speech.

TLS. . "Charles Reagan Wilson" to "Teresa Parker and John T. Edge". 11 February 1997 

Scope and Contents note

Regrets that they cannot fund Graduate study at the University of New York.

TL. . "John T. Edge" to "Dear Chancellor Khayat". 12 February 1997    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Thanks for support, needs more help in fundraising, talks of media coverage.

TD. . "Thomas J. Reardon" to "Ms. Barbara Rosen, Mr. Matt Brothers, Ms. Linda Spargo, etc.". 24 February 1997    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Myrlie Evers-Williams’ Itinerary.

C. . "Congressman Roger Wicker" to "Civil Rights Commemoration Foundation". [25 February 1997] 

Scope and Contents note

Contribution.

C. . "Anonymous" to "Civil Rights Commemoration Foundation". [28 February 1997] 

Scope and Contents note

Contribution.

ALS. . "Betty and Don Newbut" to "Sarah and John". 28 February 1997 

Scope and Contents note

Wishing them good luck on project.

3.14 Correspondence: March 1997 

TL. . "John T. Edge" to "Dear Ms. Evers-Williams". 10 March 1997    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Thanks her for her speech at the University of Mississippi, asks for support in building monument.

3.15 Correspondence: September 1997 

TDS. . "Bill" (Bill Ferris) to "Dear Linda". 11 September 1997    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Thanks her for writing to President Clinton.

TDS. . "Ted Smith" to "John T.". 13 September 1997 

Scope and Contents note

Thanks him for his leadership, looks forward to future meetings.

3.16 Correspondence: October 1997 

TDS. . "Cynthia Ann Maxey" to "John T. Edge". 6 October 1997 

Scope and Contents note

Mississippi Congressional addresses.

TDS. . "John T. Edge" to "Chancellor Robert Khayat". 10 October 1997    (11pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Updating Chancellor on CRCF.

TDS. . "Charles Alexander" to "John T.". 13 October 1997    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Says that letter to Khayat looks OK.

TDS. . "Charles Alexander" to "John T.". 26 October 1997 

Scope and Contents note

Believes that Khayat is withholding support due to controversy over symbol.

TDS. . "Gerald W. Walton" to "Dr. Don L. Frugé". 30 October 1997    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Background of Civil Rights Commemoration Activities.

TDS. . "Gerald W. Walton" to "Dr. Don L. Frugé". 30 October 1997    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Background on Civil Rights Commemoration Activities.

3.17 Correspondence: November 1997 

TL. . "John T. Edge, President CRCF" to "NEA Review Committee". 17 November 1997 

Scope and Contents note

Updates on efforts to erect monument.

TDS. . "P. D. Fyke" to "The Civil Rights Commemoration Foundation". 21 November 1997    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Gives thoughts of Civil Rights Monument, wishes students working on the project good luck.

TDS. . "P. D. Fyke" to "The Civil Rights Commemoration Foundation". 21 November 1997    (4pp.) (2 copies of previous letter)

3.18 Correspondence: December 1997 

TDS. . "Tina Hahn" to "John". 5 December 1997    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Meeting with the Chancellor.

TDS. . "john t" (John T. Edge) to "tina" (Tina Hahn). 7 December 1997    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Understands that she has little control over matter, thanks her for her time.

"Tina Hahn" to "johnt@dixie-net.comz". 8 December 1997.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Says that there is no need to apologize, waiting on the Chancellor’s reply.

3.19 Correspondence: February 1998 

TDS. . "Michaela" (Michaela Denise King) to "Caroline Herring". 23 February 1998 

Scope and Contents note

States that Ray Mabus is interested in helping.

TDS. . "john t" to "hello all". 26 February 1998    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Working on establishing a board, press release.

3.20 Correspondence: March 1998 

TDS. . "susan" (Susan M. Glisson) to "hi all" 1 March 1998 

Scope and Contents note

Says she has talked to Gov. Winter.

TDS. . "Shawn L. Clark" to "Susan Glisson" 4 March 1998 

Scope and Contents note

Says they should meet during the Black Alumni Reunion.

3.21 Correspondence: June 1998 

TDS. . "Gloria Kellum" to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 3 June 1998 

Scope and Contents note

Says John Johnson will help with writing the proposal.

3.22 Correspondence: November 1998 

TDS. . "Gloria" (Gloria Kellum) to "John". 23 November 1998 

Scope and Contents note

Enquires about Civil Rights Commemoration Proposal.

3.23 Correspondence: February 1999 

TDS. . "pdfyke" (Americana Financial Services) to "Susan" (Susan Glisson). 1 February 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Hopes that Chancellor has responded positively to Gov Winter’s letter.

TDS. . "L. Lesley Beeman, Jr." to" johnt@dixie-net.com". 23 February 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Work on the Civil Rights Memorial Competition Project, volunteers to help.

3.24 Correspondence: March 1999 

TDS. . "L. Lesley Beeman, Jr." to "Dear John T." 29 March 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Ideas to speed up competition, thoughts on Civil Rights monument at the University.

3.25 Correspondence: April 1999 

TDS. . "Lesley Beeman" to" johnt@dixie-net.com". 4 April 1999    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

When he will be available.

TDS. . "L. Lesley Beeman, Jr." to "John T.". 7 April 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Hectic schedule.

TDS. . "Ann Abadie" to "John T.". 30 April 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Wants to know status of Civil Rights project.

3.26 Correspondence: May 1999 

TDS. . "Ann" (Ann Abadie) to "John T". 5 May 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Asks about funds.

3.27 Correspondence: June 1999 

TDS. . "L. Lesley Beeman, Jr." to "John T. Edge". 4 June 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Checking on project.

TDS. . "susan glisson" to "ebgray@olemiss.edu". 15 June 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Budget period ending.

TDS. . "Shawn L. Clark" to "John T. Edge". 17 June 1999    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Asks for updates on project.

TDS. . "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 26 June 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Budget and Fundraising.

TLS. . "Ronald F. Borne" to "Whom it May Concern". 30 June 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Request that Susan Glisson serve as project director.

3.28 Correspondence: July 1999 

TDS. . "Susan Glisson" to "John T. Edge". 13 July 1999    (4pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Meeting about Budget.

3.29 Correspondence: August 1999 

TDS. . "Gloria" (Gloria Kellum) to "jj1@olemiss.edu; johnt@dixie-net.com; glisson@olemiss.edu". 2 August 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Correct time for meeting.

TDS. . "Joe" (Joe Ellis) to "John T Edge". 5 August 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Asks about photographs.

TDS. . "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "johnt@dixie-net.com; gkellum@olemiss.edureithel@bus.olemiss.edu". 17 August 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Corrections for CRCF proposal.

3.30 Correspondence: September 1999 

TDS. . "Richard Dellheim" to "John". 13 September 1999 

Scope and Contents note

Gratitude for hospitality, information on memorial.

3.31 Correspondence: February 2000 

TDS. . "Elaine" (Elaine Bond) to "John" (John T Edge). 2 February 2000    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Re. Drafting a proposal.

3.32 Correspondence: March 2000 

TDS. . "Charles" (Charles C. Alexander) to "John T" (John T Edge). 31 March 2000 

Scope and Contents note

Money to the project, needs more information.

3.33 Correspondence: April 2000 

TDS. . "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "hey y’all". 1 April 2000 

Scope and Contents note

Change of office.

TDS. . "Lyn Kartiganer" to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 6 April 2000 

Scope and Contents note

Notes on budget and prospectus.

TDS. . "Aimee" (Aimee Schmidt) to "John T.". 25 April 2000 

Scope and Contents note

Passing along information about finding artists.

TDS. . "Penny" (Penny Weaver) to "John" (John T Edge). 26 April 2000 

Scope and Contents note

Information on cost.

TDS. . "Brian" (Brian J. Reithel) to "Susan" (Susan Glisson). 30 April 2000 

Scope and Contents note

Changes in Graduate funding, money for CRCF project.

3.34 Correspondence: May 2000 

TDS. . "Lyn Kartiganer" to "John T. Edge". 5 May 2000    (4pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Civil Rights Commemorative Artwork, Prospectus.

TDS. . "Tom Howorth" to "John T." (John T. Edge). 9 May 2000 

Scope and Contents note

Attached file.

3.35 Correspondence: June 2000 

TDS. . "Harry Fyke" to "John" (John T. Edge). 1 June 2000 

Scope and Contents note

Email address of P.D. Fyke.

3.36 Correspondence: July 2000 

TDS. . "pd" (PD Fyke) to "John T." (John T. Edge). 11 July 2000 

Scope and Contents note

Asks him to keep UM graduate artist John Davis on list of entries, tells him to visit.

TDS. . "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 28 July 2000    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Grant proposal in attached file.

3.37 Correspondence: September 2000 

TDS. . "Donna" (Donna Patton) to "Susan and John T". 1 September 2000 

Scope and Contents note

Location of monument.

3.38 Correspondence: October 2000 

TDS. . "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "hey y’all". 8 October 2000 

Scope and Contents note

Updates on CRCF and prospectus.

3.39 Correspondence: January 2001 

TLS. . "Gerald W. Walton" to "Dear Mr. Burson". 17 January 2001 

Scope and Contents note

States that the campus needs a Civil Rights memorial.

TDS. . "Vanessa Lank Bliss" to "Susan and John T." (Susan Glisson, John T Edge). 22 January 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Narrative Project Description, grants.

3.40 Correspondence: February 2001 

TDS. . "Amy" (Amy Lorton) to "John T.". 5 February 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Writing a story, setting up a meeting.

3.41 Correspondence: March 2001 

TDS. . "Vanessa" (Vanessa Lank Bliss) to "John T" (John T. Edge). 20 March 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Notes from meeting.

TDS. . "Vanessa" (Vanessa Lank Bliss) to "John T Edge". 20 March 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Money allocation, fundraising.

TDS. . "Tina" (Tina Hahn) to "John". 22 March 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Ideas about announcement of Civil Rights Memorial.

TDS. . "Tina" (Tina Hahn) to "John" (John T Edge). 23 March 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Chancellor cannot make announcement at book conference.

TDS. . "susan" to anonymous. 28 March 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Talent show, unveiling date.

3.42 Correspondence: April 2001 

TDS. . "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Gloria Kellum, Jeff Alford, Brian Reithel, Susan Glisson, John T Edge and Vanessa Bliss". 16 April 2001    (5pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Prospectus and art selection process.

TDS. . "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Gloria Kellum, Jeff Alford, Brian Reithel, Susan Glisson, John T Edge and Vanessa Bliss". 16 April 2001    (4pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Revised Prospectus.

TDS. . "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Hi y’all" (Vanessa Bliss, Susan Glisson and John T Edge). 27 April 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Preparations for upcoming meeting.

3.43 Correspondence: May 2001 

TDS. . "Kathleen Wells" to "Mr. Edge". 10 May 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Donations.

TDS. . "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Vanessa, Susan, and John T." (Vanessa Bliss, Susan Glisson and John T. Edge). 15 May 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Ideas from meeting.

TDS. . "pd" (PD Fyke) to "John T". 25 May 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Artist recommendation, lack of public policy statement against racial discrimination in Mississippi.

3.44 Correspondence: June 2001 

TDS. . "Vanessa Bliss" to "glisson@olemiss.edu, johnt@dixie-net.com, dkartiga@dixie-net.com". 27 June 2001    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Forwarded message concerning budget.

3.45 Correspondence: July 2001 

TDS. . "Amy Lorton" to "John T Edge". 2 July 2001    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Copy of press release.

TDS. . "Lyn" to "Vanessa, Susan and John T". 7 July 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Wants artists to come to campus.

TDS. . "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Dear John T, Vanessa, and Susan" (John T Edge, Vanessa Bliss and Susan Glisson). 11 July 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Frustration over lack of media interest, things that need to be done.

3.46 Correspondence: August 2001 

TDS. . "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Gloria Kellum, Susan Glisson, John T Edge and Vanessa Bliss". 9 August 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Revised budget.

TDS. . "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Susan Glisson, John T Edge and Vanessa Bliss." 14 August 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Thoughts on presentation and speaker.

TDS. . "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "johnt@dixie-net.com, dkartiga@dixie-net.com, Gloria Kellum". 15 August 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Disbursement schedule for artists.

TDS. . "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "memorial@sunset.backbone.olemiss.edu, dkartiga@olemiss.edu, johnt@dixie-net.com". 21 August 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Recounts meeting with Gloria.

TDS. . "Vanessa" to "Hey everyone". 21 August 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Project schedule.

TDS. . "susan glisson" to "hi all". 27 August 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Civil Rights memorial fundraising committee.

3.47 Correspondence: September 2001 

TDS. . "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Hi y’all" (Civil Rights Commemoration Initiative: Susan Glisson, John T Edge). 3 September 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Slide show, scheduling meetings.

TDS. . "Susan Glisson" to "dkartiga@dixie-net.com, johnt@dixie-net.com". 6 September 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Publicity.

TDS. . "Barb" (Barbara Lago) to "All". 11 September 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

ABC’s Nightline visiting campus.

TDS. . "Gerald W. Walton" to "Committee Planning Civil Rights Memorial Fund-Raising Effort". 20 September 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Meeting notes, writing to faculty and staff.

TLS. . "Elbert R. Hilliard" to "Dear Dr. Khayat". 21 September 2001    (6pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Fundraising, copy of Memorandum of Agreement signed by Robert Khayat.

3.48 Correspondence: October 2001 

TDS. . "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "hi y’all". 10 October 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Minutes from CRCI meeting.

TDS. . "MB" (Mary Beth Lasseter) to "glisson@olemiss.edu, johnt@dixie-net.com". 17 October 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Benefit show in the grove.

TDS. . "Matt Hickey" to "John" (John T Edge). 19 October 2001    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Finding a band.

TDS. . "Gerald Walton" to "glisson@olemiss.edu, lwbush@olemiss.edu, etc.". 25 October 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Things he has done in preparation for next meeting.

TDS. . "Charles Alexander" to "Gerald Walton, glisson@olemiss.edu, lwbush@olemiss.edu, etc.". 26 October 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

States the monument should not focus solely on Meredith.

3.49 Correspondence: November 2001 

TDS. . "Susan Glisson" to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 27 November 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Information on MDAH meeting.

TDS. . "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "hey y’all". 28 November 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Information from meetings.

3.50 Correspondence: December 2001 

TDS. . "Mama Patsy" (Patsy Brumfield) to "John T Edge". 6December 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Black History Month.

TDS. . "Vanessa" (Vanessa Bliss) to "Hi Theresa". 6 December 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Upcoming schedule.

TDS. . "Vanessa Bliss" to "Hey y’all" (Susan Glisson, Mary Beth Lasseter, John T and Lyn). 6 December 2001    (4pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Schedule and tasks to be completed.

TDS. . "Susan Glisson" to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 7 December 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Updates and upcoming events.

TDS. . "patsy" (Patsy Brumfield) to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 12 December 2001    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Commemoration calendar.

TDS. . "Vanessa Bliss" to "Dear Ms. Oakley". 14 December 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Invitation to events with jurors.

TDS. . "Vanessa Bliss" to "John T Edge, Susan Glisson, Mary Beth Lasseter and Lyn". 14 December 2001    (4pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Things to do.

TDS. . "Susan Glisson" to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 15 December 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Possibility of hiring someone.

TDS. . "Mary Beth Lasseter" to "hi y’all". 17 December 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Travel arrangements for jurors, power point presentation.

TDS. . "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "MaryBeth Lasseter, Susan Glisson and John T Edge". 18 December 2001 

Scope and Contents note

New juror found.

TDS. . "Jennifer Jones" to "John". 18 December 2001 

Scope and Contents note

Asks about upcoming meeting.

TDS. . "Lyn Kartiganer" to "Susan Glisson, John T Edge, and Mary Beth Lasseter". 19 December 2001    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Jury contract and funds.

4.1 Correspondence: January 2002 

TDS. "Gerald" (Gerald Walton) to "Bill". 2 January 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Copy of letter sent to Faculty and Staff asking for funds.

TDS. "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "John T Edge". 2 January 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Meeting minutes.

TDS. "Mary Lasseter" to "Hello all". . 7 January 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Schedule and meeting minutes.

TDS. "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 17 January 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Planning, five finalists.

TDS. "Lyn Kartiganer" to "Mary Beth Lasseter, Susan Glisson and John T Edge". 21 January 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Notes on CRCI.

TDS. "Mary Beth Lasseter" to "Hi all". 24 January 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Schedule of visiting artists.

TDS. "Gerald Walton" to "johnt@dixie-net.com, glisson@olemiss.edu, gww@sunset.backbone.olemiss.edu, etc.". 30 January 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Copy of letter sent to faculty and staff.

TDS. "GWW" (Gerald Walton) to "gkellum@sunset.backbone.olemiss.edu, Reithel@bus.olemiss.edu, etc.". 30 January 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Pledge card for Civil Rights memorial.

4.2 Correspondence: February 2002 

TDS. "Mary Beth Lasseter" to "john t". 4 February 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Addresses of artists.

TDS. "Gloria" (Gloria Kellum) to "Susan and John T". 8 February 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Memorial to French journalist.

TDS. "Dennis" (Dennis Oppenheim) to "Dear John". 18 February 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Need plans for site.

TDS. "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Hi Y’all" (Mary Beth Lasseter, Susan Glisson and John T Edge). 22 February 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Travel plans of artists and jurors.

4.3 Correspondence: March 2002 

TDS. "Susan Glisson" to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 4 March 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Addresses.

TDS. "mb" (Mary Beth Lasseter) to "glisson@olemiss.edu, johnt@dixie-net.com, dkartiga@dixie-net.com". 20 March 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Letter to artists, preparations for artists’ arrival.

TDS. "Lee Ann Cooper" to "Hi John". 28 March 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Account balance.

TLS. [Iby Albriton, Kappa Delta] to "Dear Mr. Edge". March 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Fraternity and Sorority fundraising.

4.4 Correspondence: April 2002 

TDS. "Gloria" (Gloria Kellum) to "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer). 5 April 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Answers to questions about Civil Rights project.

TDS. "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Gloria Kellum". 7 April 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Schedule for May 4, questions about University’s contributions.

TDS. "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Mary Beth Lasseter, Susan Glisson, John T Edge". 7 April 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Forwarded letter from Deborah Oakley, schedule.

TDS. "Susan Glisson" to "John T Edge". 11 April 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Budget for May 4 weekend and winning artist commission.

TDS. "Gloria" (Gloria Kellum) to "John T. and Susan". 16 April 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Receiving donation from Greeks.

TDS. "Mary Beth Lasseter" to "Dear Amy". 16 April 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Presentations.

TDS. "Lyn Kartiganer" to "Hi Susan" (Susan Glisson). 16 April 2002.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Civil Rights Commemorative Initiative artwork proposal agreement.

TDS. "Mary Beth Lasseter" to "John T Edge, Susan Glisson, Lyn Kartiganer". 23 April 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Daily schedule and artists’ presentations.

TDS. "Mary Beth Lasseter" to "Dr. Kellum" (Gloria Kellum). 24 April 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Donation from Greeks, finances.

TDS. "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Hi John T" (John T Edge). 25 April 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Suggested that Chancellor not play role in final art selection, worries about artists taking legal actions if process not followed, lists reasons why Chancellor should not have the final word.

TDS. "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Hi John T" (John T Edge). 25 April 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Copy of previous letter.

TDS. "Lyn Kartiganer" to "Good luck, John T and Susan". 26 April 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Payment schedule, calendar of events.

TDS. "Lori L. Cameron" to "John". 26 April 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Recounts memories of Will Campbell and Elbert Jean.

TDS. "prb" (Patsy Brumfield) to "John T Edge". 30 April 2002.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Schedule for revealing chosen artist.

TDS. "Susan Glisson" to "John T Edge, Lyn Kartiganer". 30 April 2002.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Questions about when to announce winning artist.

4.5 Correspondence: May 2002 

TLS. "Charles E. Noyes" to "Dear Mr. Edge". 2 May 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Donation, thoughts about memorial, recalls riot.

TLS. "C.E. Noyes" to "Dear Mr. Edge". 3 May 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Suggestions for fundraising.

TDS. "Gloria" to "Gerald Walton". 3 May 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

List of potential donors.

TL. "CRCI Selection Panel" to "Civil Rights Commemoration Initiative". 6 May 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Artist recommendation.

TDS. "Vivian B Hobbs" to "Johnt@dixie-net.com". 6 May 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Photo copy files.

TDS. "Rene" (Rene Paul Barilleaux) to "John". 6 May 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Gratitude.

TDS. . [L. Lesley Beeman] to "Dear John T.". [9 May 2002] 

Scope and Contents note

Expresses discontent toward chosen artwork.

TDS. "L. Lesley Beeman" to "memorial@olemiss.edu, john t". 9 May 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

States that he is sending letter concerning memorial to several newspapers and magazines.

TDS. "Mary Lasseter" to "John T Edge, Susan Glisson, Lyn Kartiganer". 10 May 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Describes giving tours to school children of the artists’ designs.

TDS. "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Susan Glisson, John T Edge, Mary Beth Lasseter". 11 May 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Draft of jurors’ statement, letter from someone involved in University of Texas Tower memorial.

TDS. "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Susan Glisson, John T Edge". 17 May 2002.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Example of a budget.

TDS. "Lyn Kartiganer" to "John T Edge, Susan Glisson". 17 May 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Budget documents, copy of letter from Annette Carlozzi.

TLS. "Marcus and Fatu Akinlana" to "Dear John, Mary Beth, Lyn and Susan". 23 May 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Thanks CRCI for choosing Marcus as a finalist.

TDS. "Gloria" (Gloria Kellum) to "Susan and John T". 23 May 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

List of potential donors.

TDS. "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "He Y’all" (Susan Glisson, John T Edge, Mary Beth Lasseter). 24 May 2002.    (5pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Meeting date, budget, copy of artwork commission agreement.

TDS. "andy" (Andy Harper) to "John T Edge". 24 May 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Link to webpage displaying five choices for monument.

ANS. "Gloria Kellum, Brian Reithel" to "Carolyn E. Staton". 31 May 2002.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Interoffice Memorandum about Civil Rights memorial art project, attached copy of letter "CRCI Selection Panel" to "Civil Rights Commemoration Initiative", dated 6 May 2002, Terry Adkins Bio.

4.6 Correspondence: June 2002 

TDS. "Brian" (Brian Reithel) to "John T. and Susan". 3 June 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Account balance and expenditures.

TDS. "Mary Beth" (Mary Beth Lasseter) to "John T". 4 June 2002.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Remaining payments to artists.

TDS. "MB" (Mary Lasseter) to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 4 June 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Attached file containing quote from 4/30/02 Daily Mississippian.

4.7 Correspondence: July 2002 

TDS. "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "Terry Adkins". 9 July 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Clarification on wording of monument, memorial has been approved by both committees and Chancellor.

TDS. "Susan Glisson" to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 18 July 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Memorial design accepted by college board.

TDS. "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 18 July 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Attached file of memorial photo.

TDS. "marybethlasseter@hotmail.com" to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 18 July 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Copy of press release.

TDS. "Frank D. Alley" to "Dear Dr. Khayat". 19 July 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning approval of monument, funds available.

TLS. "L. Lesley Beeman, Jr." to "Dear Mr. Adkins". 28 July 2002.    (6pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Attached is letter dated 25 July stating Beeman’s concerns and email correspondence between Beeman and Adkins, concerns about meaning of monument.

TDS. "susan glisson" to "mr. anderson" (Bill Anderson). 30 July 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Updates on approval of monument.

TDS. "susan glisson" to "John T Edge". 30 July 2002.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Describes receiving correspondence between Beeman and Adkins. Is very upset with Beeman’s actions.

4.8 Correspondence: August 2002 

TDS. "susan glisson" to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 2 August 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Copy of letter sent to Terry Adkins regarding Beeman.

TDS. "John T Edge" to "Dear Deborah" (Deborah Oakley). 22August 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Reassures Oakley that Beeman had opportunity to voice his opinion to jurors.

TDS. "Susan Glisson" to "hey y’all". 28 August 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Draft of Civil Rights memorial design.

4.9 Correspondence: September 2002 

TDS. "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "John T Edge, Lyn Kartiganer". 4 September 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Need to send contract.

TDS. "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "John T Edge, Lyn Kartiganer". 4 September 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Need to send contract.

TDS. "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Susan Glisson, John T Edge, Gloria Kellum, Mary Beth Lasseter". 6 September 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

CRCI Bureau of Buildings contract, dedication ideas.

TDS. "Lyn Kartiganer" to "Deborah Oakley". 9 September 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Terry Adkins’ contract.

TDS. "Susan Glisson" to "Lyn Kartiganer, johnt@dixie-net.com". 11 September 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Contract, Bureau of Buildings.

TDS. "John T Edge" to "susan glisson, Lyn Kartiganer, johnt@dixie-net.com". 11 September 2002.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Concerns of Adkins, contract.

TDS. "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "opendoor@olemiss.edu, johnt@dixie-net.com". 16 September 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Dedication planning list.

TDS. "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "hey lee ann". 18 September 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Transfer of funds.

4.10 Correspondence: October 2002 

TDS. "Lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer) to "Gloria and Jeff" (Gloria Kellum and Jeff Alford). 2 October 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Concerned that Adkins is not mentioned in media.

TDS. "John T" to "Dear Terry and Susan" (Terry Adkins, Susan Glisson). 3 October 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Moving forward with artwork.

TDS. "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "lyn" (Lyn Kartiganer). 3 October 2002.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Concerns of artist, press coverage, trying to involve James Meredith in ceremonies.

TDS. "Terry Adkins" to "John T Edge". 3 October 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Artwork.

TDS. "terry" (Terry Adkins) to "john t". 7 October 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Artwork.

TDS. "Annette" (Annette Carlozzi) to "Hey John T" (John T Edge). 8 October 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Advise about artist commission.

TDS. "John T" to "Terry". 8 October 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Fills like progress is being made.

TDS. "terry" (Terry Adkins) to "john t". 10 October 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Frustrations toward Chancellor.

TDS. "terry" (Terry Adkins) to "john t". 15 October 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Artist fee, moving things forward.

TDS. "Gloria" (Gloria Kellum) to "John T Edge". 18 October 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Artist payment.

TDS. "terry" (Terry Adkins) to "johnt". 21 October 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Frustrations about wanting to start project.

TDS. "terry" (Terry Adkins) to "john t". 22 October 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Wants to know about progress.

TDS. "terry" (Terry Adkins) to "John t". 23 October 2002.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Contract, frustrations with slow process.

TDS. "terry" (Terry Adkins) to "John t". 23 October 2002.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Contract, upcoming visit to Oxford.

4.11 Correspondence: December 2002 

TDS. "susan glisson" to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 18 December 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Good news about funding.

TDS. "susan glisson" to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 19 December 2002. 

Scope and Contents note

Describes package from Terry.

4.12 Correspondence: January 2003 

TDS. "terry" (Terry Adkins) to "dear john". 15 January 2003.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Artwork designs.

TDS. "WMAJr" (Bill Anderson) to "Susan Glisson". 23 January 2003.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Discusses drawings.

TDS. "Terry Adkins" to "john". 23 January 2003. 

Scope and Contents note

Forwarded letter from Nathaniel Hadley concerning monument design.

TDS. "Amy" (Amy Evans) to "Hola". 28 January 2003. 

Scope and Contents note

Listserve information.

4.13 Correspondence: February 2003 

TDS. "WMAJr" (Bill Anderson) to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 27 February 2003. 

Scope and Contents note

Sending plans to Eley Associates/Architects.

4.14 Correspondence: March 2003 

TDS. "WMAJr" (Bill Anderson) to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 11 March 2003. 

Scope and Contents note

Forwarded letter from Eley Associates to Terry concerning construction.

4.15 Correspondence: May 2003 

TDS. "susan" to "terry" (Terry Adkins). 28 May 2003.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Contacting Chancellor, estimated cost of doors on monument.

TDS. "Debbie Binkley" to "johnt@olemiss.edu, etc.". 29 May 2003. 

Scope and Contents note

Alpha List of Applicants.

TDS. "susan" to "hey terry" (Terry Adkins). 29 May 2003. 

Scope and Contents note

Construction budget, keeping doors on monument closed.

4.16 Correspondence: June 2003 

TDS. "Debbie Binkley" to "crwilson@olemiss.edu, aabadie@olemiss.edu, etc.". 5 June 5, 003. 

Scope and Contents note

Candidate Responses.

TDS. "glisson@olemiss.edu" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 9 June 2003. 

Scope and Contents note

Clarifying dates, budget.

TDS. "susan glisson" to "johnt@dixie-net.com". 10 June 2003. 

Scope and Contents note

Concerns about bells on monument.

TDS. "glisson@olemiss.edu" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 13 June 2003.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Concerned about decisions made by Lyceum.

4.17 Correspondence: July 2003 

TDS. "susan" to "johnt@olmiss.edu". 9 July 2003. 

Scope and Contents note

Fundraising.

TDS. "s. guest" (Sandra Guest) to "Lee Ann". 31 July 2003. 

Scope and Contents note

Gifts to Civil Rights Memorial.

TDS. "Dr. Susan M. Glisson" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 31 July 2003. 

Scope and Contents note

Potential change to phrase on monument.

4.18 Correspondence: September 2003 

TDS. "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "johnt". 18 September 2003. 

Scope and Contents note

Database.

TDS. "me" (Susan Glisson) to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 29 September 2003. 

Scope and Contents note

Language change in document.

4.19 Correspondence: April 2004 

TDS. "pkf@olemiss.edu" to "JT". 27 April 2004. 

Scope and Contents note

Upset that monument is stalled.

4.20 Correspondence: June 2004 

TDS. "Dr. Susan M. Glisson" to "Bill Anderson". 3 June 2004. 

Scope and Contents note

Funds.

4.21 Correspondence: September 2004 

TDS. "johnt@olemiss.edu on behalf of susan glisson" to "JOHNT@olemiss.edu". 23 September 2004. 

Scope and Contents note

Attached document entitled What in the world?

4.22 Correspondence: October 2004 

TDS. "Susan" to "Hi Ms. Randle". 2 October 2004.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

One year extension of project.

TDS. "glisson@olemiss.edu" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 16 October 2004. 

Scope and Contents note

Seeking artist’s approval to modify monument.

TDS. "susan glisson" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 20 October 2004.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Greek fundraising.

4.23 Correspondence: December 2004 

TDS. "Susan Glisson, John T Edge" to "Dear Terry Adkins". 3 December 2004. 

Scope and Contents note

Ask for new design to stay within budget, deadline.

4.24 Correspondence: January 2005 

TDS. "glisson@olemiss.edu" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 30 January 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Changes in artwork, seeking donations.

4.25 Correspondence: March 2005 

TDS. "Peter" (Peter K. Frost) to "JT" (John T Edge). 3 March 2005.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Dinner Fundraiser venues.

TDS. "Peter" (Peter K. Frost) to "Susan and John T". 9 March 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

City Grocery Letter, fundraising.

TDS. "WMAJr" (Bill Anderson) to "Chancellor Khayat". 16 March 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Civil Rights Monument plans.

TDS. "susan" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 17 March 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Update, possible new funds.

4.26 Correspondence: April 2005 

TDS. "John T" to "Susan". 28 April 2005.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Fundraising.

TDS. "WMAJr" (Bill Anderson) to "susan glisson". 28 April 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Plans for meeting with Chancellor.

4.27 Correspondence: May 2005 

TDS. "Shirley Stuart" to "John T Edge". 11 May 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Meeting with Chancellor Khayat.

4.28 Correspondence: June 2005 

TDS. "susan" to "john t". 30 June 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Conflicting opinions between Chancellor and Terry Adkins.

4.29 Correspondence: July 2005 

TDS. "Dr. Susan M. Glisson" to "gkellum@olemiss.edu". 5 July 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Revision process.

TDS. "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "terry" (Terry Adkins). 15 July 2005.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Plans to return to Oxford.

TDS. "glisson@olemiss.edu" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 28 July 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Draft of compromise.

TDS. "susan" (Susan Glisson) to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 29 July 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Reducing monument size.

TDS. "JT" (John T Edge) to "glisson@olemiss.edu". 29 July 2005.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Revisions to draft of compromise.

4.30 Correspondence: August 2005 

TLS. "John T Edge" to "Dear Chancellor Khayat". 6 August 2005.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Disagreements with Chancellor.

TDS. "glisson@olemiss.edu" to "John T Edge". 8 August 2005.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Changes to draft of compromise.

TDS. "Susan" (Susan Glisson) to "Hi All". 10 August 2005.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Minutes and Recommendations of CRCI meeting on 28 July 2005.

4.31 Correspondence: September 2005 

TDS. "Gloria" to "Terry Adkins, Don Cole, John T. Edge, Jim Eley, Susan Glisson, Lee Tyner". 7 September 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Update on monument from Chancellor.

TDS. "Dr. Susan M. Glisson" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 13 September 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Document attached of Civil Rights Memorial timeline.

TDS. "Mary Beth Lasseter" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 19 September 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

CRCI PowerPoint.

TDS. "Barbara Nielson, Instructor Hotel Restaurant Management Technology" to "Mary Beth Lasseter". 22 September 2005.    (4pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Cheryl Washington essay for symposium.

4.32 Correspondence: October 2005 

ANS. "Robert C. Khayat" to "John T. Edge, Program Coordinator, Southern Foodways Alliance". 4 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Appreciation, fond new architect.

TLS. "Robert C. Khayat" to "Dear Leroy" (Rev. Leroy Wadlington), etc. 4 October 2005.    (18 pp.)  (16 copies of letter)

Scope and Contents note

Chancellor expressing gratitude and moving on with a different architect.

TDS. "susan glisson" to "Victoria". 5 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Corrections on article, the problem in placing too much power in one person.

TDS. "Linda" (Linda Peal) to "Susan and John T.". October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Feelings of pain at the waste of their work and administration’s decision.

TDS. "Bryan Doyle" to "John T". 5 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Apologizes for inaccuracies in Daily Mississippian, says that he will write article allowing people to know what happened.

TDS. "John T Edge" to "Friends". 6 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Attached document containing letter to Khayat.

TDS. "Docglisson@aol.com" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 7 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Link to Clarion Ledger article.

TDS. "glisson@olemiss.edu" to "John Egerton; johnt@olemiss.edu". 10 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Accusations directed toward her, letter from Will D. Campbell expressing discontent with Chancellor.

TDS. "Peter" (Peter K. Frost) to "JT". 10 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Mentions letter in DM, ready to help.

TLS. "Robert C. Khayat" to "Dear John T.". 10 October 2005.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Restates his concerns, disappointment.

TDS. "Beth Ann Fennelly" to "Hi ole pal". 11 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Upset about decisions made by ‘petty folks’.

TDS. "Mary Hartwell Howorth" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 12 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Contact information.

TDS. "Rene" (Rene P. Barilleaux) to "John" (John T Edge). 12 October 2005.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Forwarded article in Clarion Ledger concerning Chancellor’s decision.

TDS. "johnt@olemiss.edu" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 26 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Outcry engulfs campus memorial, link to Atlanta Journal article.

TDS. "susan glisson" to "John T Edge". 26 October 2005.    (2pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Forwarded letter from former student concerning Chancellor’s decision.

TDS. "Terry Adkins" to "John T". 27 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Attached TheNewReign.doc

TDS. "David Epstein" to "Dear Mr. Edge". 27 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Reporter writing article about memorial.

TDS. "David" (David Epstein) to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 28 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Link to article.

TDS. "Terry" (Terry Adkins) to "John t". 29 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Publishing letter in the DM.

TDS. "Terry Adkins" to "John t". 29 October 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Correction to letter.

4.33 Correspondence: November 2005 

TL. "Robert C. Khayat" to "Dear Don" (Dr. Donald J. Summers). 3 November 2005.    (3pp.)

Scope and Contents note

Permission to use donation toward new monument, copy of new monument proposal.

TDS. "susan glisson" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 4 November 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Link to article in the Clarion Ledger.

TLS. "Larry S. Bush" to "Dear Robert" (Chancellor Robert C. Khayat). 11 November 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Would like original donation returned to him, can no longer trust the Chancellor.

TDS. "Terry Adkins" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 16 November 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Letter he received from Chancellor Khayat.

TDS. "Terry Adkins" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 16 November 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Copy of previous letter

4.34 Correspondence: December 2005 

TDS. "Dr. Susan M. Glisson" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 6 December 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Forwarded letter from Andy James with exerts from letter received from Chancellor.

TDS. "Dr. Susan M. Glisson" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 6 December 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Copy of previous letter

TDS. "WMAJr" (Bill Anderson) to "Susan Glisson; John T. Edge". 14 December 2005. 

Scope and Contents note

Civil Rights memorial bids.

4.35 Correspondence: January 2006 

TDS. "Terry" (Terry Adkins) to "Susan and John T". 20 January 2006. 

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Memorial controversy article.

4.36 Correspondence: June 2006 

TDS. "Dr. Susan M. Glisson" to "johnt@olemiss.edu". 30 June 2006.    (3pp.)

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Copy of letter written by Dr. Charles Eagles concerning article in DM.

4.37 Correspondence: October 2006 

TDS. "glisson@olemiss.edu" to "johnt@olemiss.edu; pbdoyle@olemiss.edu". 3 October 2006. 

Scope and Contents note

Copy of letter sent to Chancellor about Civil Rights memorial program.

TDS. "Don" (Donald Cole) to "Susan & John T". 4 October 2006. 

Scope and Contents note

Gratitude.

4.38 Correspondence: Undated 

ALS. "Gloria D. Kellum" to (Mr. John T. Edge). Undated. 

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Sends photographs of dedication, gratitude, photograph removed.

TDS. "johne" to "Compatriots". Undated. 

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Copy of letter by Will D. Campbell.

TDS. "John T" to (Not Stated). Undated. 

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Fundraising.

TLS. "John T Edge" to "Sara Pegues". Undated. 

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Expenses for Lower Mississippi Development project.

TL. "mbrother@olemiss.edu" to "Dear Editor". Undated.    (2pp.)

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Symbols associated with University of Mississippi.

TL. "Civil Rights Commemoration Foundation" to "Dear Fraternity President". Undated. 

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Help with handing out fliers.

TL. (Not Stated) to "John T". Undated. 

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Presenters.

TLS. "mary beth" to "John T". Undated. 

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Plans for meeting.

ALS. "R" [illegible] to "Dear John T.". Undated. 

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Possible donor, gratitude.

TLS. "Vanessa" to "Hi". Undated. 

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Fundraising.

TLS. "Vanessa" to "Hi John T". Undated. 

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Notes on meeting

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Series III. Publications 

5.1 The Daily Mississippian 1996-2004 

5.2 The Daily Mississippian  2005 

5.3 The Daily Mississippian  2006 

5.4 The Atlanta Journal-Constitution  

5.5 Sun-Herald, Biloxi, Mississippi 

5.6 The Clarion-Ledger  

5.7 Daily Journal 

5.8 Commercial Appeal  

5.9 Mississippi Department of Archives and History 

5.10 Times Leader 

5.11 Inside Higher Ed News 

5.12 Inside Ole Miss 

5.13 The New York Times 

5.14 Mississippi Folklife  

5.15 The University of Mississippi Art First 

5.16 The Southern Register 

5.17 The Commercial Appeal 

5.18 The New Yorker 

5.19 Oxford Town 

5.20 The Oxford Eagle  

5.21 Southern Growth Policies Board Annual Report 1995-1996 

5.22 Newspaper Articles 

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