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Name of Collection: Piney Woods School Collection        

Accession Number: AM10-29

Given By: Purchased through the Douglas A. Noverr Grant for Collection Enhancement for Institutions to Build Culture and American Culture Research Collection (Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association)

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

Date of Receipt: November 30, 2009   

Extent: 3 items           

Inclusive Dates: circa 1910 - 1957       

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

  1. Booklet titled “Fortieth Anniversary 1910-11 – 1950-51 A Pictorial History of The Piney Woods Country Life School”
  2. Pamphlet titled “A Brief Historical Sketch of The Early Days of Piney Woods School” by John R. Webster, circa 1957
  3. Pamphlet titled “Under a Cedar Tree at Piney Woods”, reprinted from “High Lights in Headlines” front page column of McComb, (Miss.) Enterprise-Journal by J.O. Emmerich, Editor and Publisher, undated

Accession Number: AM09-17-3               

Given By: Diane Ross     

Date of Receipt: 8/21/2004       

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

Extent: 1 cu.ft.

Inclusive Dates: 1823 - 1976

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

A collection of photographs, booklets, pamphlets, periodicals, postcards, letters, menus, and scrapbooks that will be in various collections.


Accession Number: AM15-22                               

Given By: Insert from Donated Book    

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

Date of Receipt: July 30, 2013  

Extent: 1 item 

Inclusive Dates: Undated         

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

Business card of Neff Chastain, The Original Dry Boiled Peanut “King”, with inscription “Peanut stand at the entrance to Piney Woods School”.


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