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1. Overview of the Collection

 

Repository

McCain Library and Archives, The University of Southern Mississippi

Creator

Barbara Rinaldi

Collection Number

M492

Collection Title

World War I Photographs

Size

Two photographs

Language

English

Dates

ca 1917

Collection Status

Processed

Abstract

Two 3x5 black and white photographs taken in MS during WWI. One shows workmen at Camp Shelby, and the other shows Ambulance Co. No. 2 Ind., Meridian, MS, on board a train.

 

2. Subjects

World War I – United States – Mississippi

Camp Shelby – United States – Mississippi

Ambulance Co. No. 2 Ind. – United States – Mississippi

 

3. Biographical/Historical Note

 Two original 3 x 5 black and white photographs taken during the First World War. One was taken at Camp Shelby and the other one was taken in Meridian.

 

4. Scope and Content Note

This collection contains two photographs during World War I.

 

5. Arrangement

The materials in the collection did not receive significant arrangement.

 

6. Related Material

Related collections at the University of Southern Mississippi include:

 

7. Administrative Information

 

Provenance

This collection was donated by Barbara Rinaldi.

Use Restrictions

This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code). Reproduction of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Provision of photocopies or digital reproductions does not constitute permission to publish, distribute, provide internet access to, or otherwise display images of materials in this collection. Copyright is retained by the lawful copyright holder, and it is the responsibility of the permission seeker to contact and secure permission from the copyright holder. Where copyright permission is not granted, images are only for use in private study subject to the Fair Use exceptions made in U.S. Copyright Law.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Preferred Citation Method

In citing these materials, the following information should be included:

Item, title of collection, McCain Library and Archives, The University of Southern Mississippi.

Processing Information

Collection processed and finding aid written by Shawna Guidry, February 2015.

Sources

Case File

 

8. Container List

Box 1

Folder 1           Photographs: Workmen at Camp Shelby, Mississippi and Ambulance Co. No. 2 Ind., Meridian, Mississippi; 1917

 

9.  Item List

Photograph Log

Box

Folder

Number

Description

Size

Type

Date

1

1

M492-01

Workmen at Camp Shelby, Mississippi: A Large Gathering of Men, Some of Whom Are on Horseback

3 x 5

B & W

Circa 1917

1

1

M492-02

Ambulance Co. No. 2 Ind., Meridian, Mississippi: Soldiers on Board a Train; Some Standing Beside the Train (8-25-17)

3 x 5

B & W

8-25-17

 

10. Publication  Information

 

Publisher

The University of Southern Mississippi Libraries, Special Collections

URL

http://lib.usm.edu/spcol/index.php

Physical Address

The University of Southern Mississippi Libraries

McCain Library & Archives

118 College Drive #5148

Hattiesburg, MS 39406-5148

Email Contact

To email, go to: http://lib.usm.edu/askalibrarian/

Revision Date

Last revised: February 5, 2015

 


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