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Collection Title: Church (Austin) Collection on Miss Oseola McCarty

Accession Number: AM06-59

Dates: 2005 - 2006

Volume: 4 items

Provenance: Given by Austin Church (aka Vernon Arnold)

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:

1. One DVD video of the song, “Miss Ola, The Mississippi Giver”, written and performed by Austin Church (2006)

2. One DVD of “Miss Ola, The Mississippi Giver” (2005)

3. One CD of “Miss Ola, The Mississippi Giver” (2005)

4. One folder of materials tracing the creation of “Miss Ola, The Mississippi Giver”, and explaining Austin Church’s interest in Miss Oseola McCarty, an African American washerwoman who donated her life’s savings of $150, 000 to The University of Southern Mississippi to provide scholarships for deserving African American students.

 


Accession Number: AM12-50                              

Given By: Austin Church via Diane Ross          

Date of Receipt: September 2012         

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

Extent: 1 DVD           

Inclusive Dates: 2006   

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

One DVD video of the song “Miss Ola, The Mississippi Giver”, written and performed by Austin Church in 2006. It is signed by Austin Church.

 


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