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Collection Title: Barber (Frank D.) Collection

Accession Number: AM 90-56

Inclusive Dates: 1952-1962

Volume: .25 cu.ft.

Given By: Donated by the Hon. Frank D. Barber.

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

At the time of the gift, the Hon. Frank D. Barber was Secretary of the Mississippi Senate. The collection includes:

  1. Materials relating to conferring university status on Mississippi Southern College in 1962, at which time its name was changed to the University of
    Southern Mississippi.
  2. Scrapbook of Barber's campaign for the State Senate, 1959.
  3. Six volumes of the MSC humor magazine Southern Exposure from
    1952, when Barber, a student, was Business Manager and Advertising Manager.

Related Collections:

Frank D. Barber Oral History Interview, vol. 667. A copy of the transcript is available in the McCain Library, call number F341.5 .M57.

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