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Name of Collection:             Boney Family Collection       

Accession Number:              AM11-18                               

Given By:                               Karen Boney Rowell 

Date of Receipt:                    February 25, 2011     

Extent:                                   1 cu.ft.

Inclusive Dates:                    circa 1840’s - 2000’s

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

  1. Family photographs -7
  2. Family certificates
    1. State Teachers College Diploma for Mary Crossman in Department of Commerce on June 6, 1930, signed by Claude Bennett, President of STC
    2. Hattiesburg High School Graduation Invitation for Mary Crossman held on May 25, 1928
    3. Handwritten Family Record of Births, Marriages and Deaths, circa 1800’s
    4. Grammar School Diploma for Mary Crossman from the Public Schools of Eldorado, Arkansas dated May 29, 1924
    5. Soule’ College Diploma for Mary Agnes Crossman in School of Shorthand and Typewriting for Secretarial Training with efficiency in Office Reporting dated September 21, 1931
    6. Certificate of Proficiency for Mary Crossman in typing from Hattiesburg High School dated December 19, 1927
    7. Marriage Certificate between John Davis and Agness C. Chapman in the State of Kansas dated February 19, 1886
    8. Postmaster Certificate naming John Davis as postmaster of Elm City Kansas dated December 1902
  3. The Choctaw Herald Vol. XXVL, No. 16, April 17, 1902, contains an article written by T.R. Boney
  4. Newspaper section of Lamar County 100th Anniversary
  5. Merchants Café menus, matchbooks, newspaper clippings and photographs
  6. The History of Gus’ Café Number Two with menu
  7. Postcard of coastal restaurant
  8. Box of slides, most unidentified

    

 


 

Accession Number:              AM13-22                               

Given By:                               Karen Boney Rowell 

Date of Receipt:                    November 22, 2013   

Extent:                                   31 items

Inclusive Dates:                    circa 1920’s-1930’s; 1963

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

  1. Family photograph, people unidentified, dated Hattiesburg, 1926 - 1
  2. Family certificates
    1. Official Certificates of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows for annual dues for P.G. Alamaras, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931 - 5
    2. Membership card of the Hattiesburg Chapter Rose Croix (Freemasonry) for P.G. Alamaras, 18°, 1927 – 1
    3. Membership card of the Hattiesburg Consistory (Freemasonry) for P.G. Alamaras, 32°, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1937 – 9
    4. Membership card for the Hattiesburg Chapter No. 114, Royal Arch Masons for Pete Alamaras, 1927, 1928 – 2
    5. Receipt for Lodge Dues for Mazda Lodge No. 596 for Bro. P.G. Alamaras, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1933 – 6
    6. Receipt for Lodge Dues for Hattiesburg Lodge No. 397 for Bro. P.G. Alamaras, 1937 - 1
    7. Freemason Certificate for Michael Douglas Boney obtaining 32°, 1923, framed - 1
  3. Hattiesburg American newspapers – 5 editions
    1. Vol. LXVIII No. 278, Nov. 22, 1963 (Date President J. F. Kennedy was assassinated.)
    2. Vol. LXVIII No. 279, Nov. 23, 1963
    3. Vol. LXVIII No. 280, Nov. 25, 1963
    4. Vol. LXVIII No. 281, Nov. 26, 1963
    5. Vol. LXVIII No. 282, Nov. 27, 1963


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