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Collection Title: Shemper Family Papers

Accession Number: AM 98-73

Inclusive Dates: ca. 1893-1996

Volume: 1 item

Given By: Donated by Mr. Jerry Shemper via Mr. David Shemper.

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:

Photograph album compiled by David Shemper in 1996 as a high school English assignment. In addition to photographs the album contains biographical/historical sketches, obituaries, and other newspaper clippings that document the Shemper and Conway (David's maternal grandparents) families. David's paternal great-grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Sam Shemper, founded the company now known as Ben Shemper & Sons, Inc. in Hattiesburg, Mississippi in about 1905.

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