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Finding Aid for the Margaret Countiss Harbison Collection
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|Title:||Margaret Countiss Harbison Collection|
|Collector:||Harbison, Margaret Countiss|
|Physical Extent:||2 boxes (.417 linear feet)|
|Repository:||University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections. University, MS 38677, USA|
|Language of Material:||English|
|Abstract:||Collection contains newspapers, exploded tear gas canister and football memorabilia relating to the University of Mississippi, 1958-1964.|
Gift of Margaret Countiss Harbison.
Collection processed by Stephanie McKnight, July 2009. Finding aid encoded by Jason Kovari, 9 July 2009.
No further additions are expected to this collection.
Margaret Countiss Harbison attended the University of Mississippi, graduating with a Bachelor of Art degree in 1963. Harbison was enrolled during the 1962 integration of the University.
Collection contains exploded tear gas canister from the enrollment of James Meredith at the University of Mississippi. Also contains newspapers pertaining to the Civil Rights Movement and football memorabilia.
Margaret Countiss Harbison Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi
The Margaret Countiss Harbison Collection is open for research.
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Resources at the University of Mississippi
James Howard Meredith Collection. Online finding aid available at http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00293/
|Folder 1.1||University of Mississippi football tickets (1959-1963)|
|Folder 1.2||Small Confederate flag used at Ole Miss football games|
|Folder 1.3||Ole Miss football program, 8 November 1958|
|Folder 1.4||Newsweek, 5 November 1962|
|Folder 1.5||Memphis Press-Scimitar, 1 October 1962|
|Folder 1.6||Herald Tribune, 20 June 1964|
|Box 2||Exploded tear gas canister from the night before James Meredith's enrollment at the University of Mississippi|