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The Mississippi Secession ConventionDelegates and Deliberations in Politics and War, 1861-1865$

Timothy B. Smith

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9781628460971

Published to University Press of Mississippi: September 2015

DOI: 10.14325/mississippi/9781628460971.001.0001

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The Mississippi Secession Convention
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University Press of Mississippi

Manuscripts

Duke University

Absalom F. Dantzler Papers

Joseph D. Stapp Papers

B. L. C. Wailes Diary

Thomas B. Webber Diary

Hinds County Courthouse, Second Judicial District, Chancery Court Files

Estate of Warren P. Anderson, Deceased, Case #1823

Itawamba County Courthouse, Chancery Court Files

Packet No. 337

Louisiana State University

James R. Chalmers Letter

Alexander K. Farrar Papers

Madison Parrish, Louisiana, Courthouse

Albert C. Gibson Probate File 405

Mississippi Department of Archives and History

James L. Alcorn and Family Papers

Francis Marion Aldridge Papers

William R. Barksdale Letters

David Chalmers and Archibald Glenn Papers

Confederate Grave Registrations

Ellett-Jefferies Family Papers

Fontaine Family Papers

James Z. George Papers

Whitfield Harrington Papers

L. Q. C. Lamar and Edward Mayes Papers

Miller Family Papers (p.274)

Minutes of the Military Board, January 29, 1861–November 23, 1861, RG 9, Series 394, Box 416

Mississippi Governor, John J. Pettus, Correspondence and Papers, 1859–1863, Series 757

J. A. Orr Papers

Power Family Papers

Cordelia Lewis Scales Letters

Secretary of State Records

Election Returns, 1817–2007

Subject Files

William F. Brantley

Orlando Davis

Charles D. Fontaine

Ordinance of Secession

Secession

Secession Jumbo

Israel Welsh

Samuel H. Terral Papers

John J. Thornton Scrapbooks

Wynn-Dockery Scrapbook

National Archives and Records Administration

1860 Mississippi Population Census

1860 Mississippi Slave Schedules

Compiled Service Records

Cyrus B. Baldwin

William J. Eckford

Albert C. Gibson

Daniel H. Parker

University of Mississippi

Miller Family Papers

Small Manuscripts

William T. S. Barry Letter

J. W. Clapp Collection

A. M. Clayton Letter

R. F. Crenshaw Letter

L. Q. C. Lamar Letters

Ordinance of Secession

Facsimile of Ordinance of Secession

Published announcement of Secession by Power & Cadwallader, Jackson, Miss.

M. D. L. Stephens Manuscript

H. W. Walter Collection

Samuel Terral Letters

(p.275) University of North Carolina

J. L. Alcorn Papers

J. A. P. Campbell Papers

J. F. H. Claiborne Papers

Clippings of Slavery and Secession

Manuscripts on Secession

J. F. H. Claiborne, “The Secession Convention”

J. L. Power, “Proceedings and Debates of the Mississippi State Convention of 1861: First Session”

J. L. Power, “Proceedings and Debates of the Mississippi State Convention of 1861: Second Session”

David C. Glenn, “Memoranda”

J. T. Harrison Papers

L. Q. C. Lamar Papers

Lea Family Papers

James Fontaine Maury Papers

University of Southern Mississippi

Samuel J. Gholson Letter

University of Texas

Winchester Family Papers

Newspapers

Charleston Mercury

Fayette Times

Jackson Clarion Ledger

Jackson Mississippian

Jackson Weekly Mississippian

Madison County Journal

Magnolia Gazette

Memphis Appeal

Memphis Commercial Appeal

Memphis Daily Appeal

Mississippi Democrat

Mississippi Free Trader

Nashville Christian Advocate

Natchez Courier

Natchez Weekly Courier

New Orleans Times Picayune

New York Times

Oxford Intelligencer (p.276)

Paulding Eastern Clarion

Staunton Spectator

Vicksburg Daily Post

Vicksburg Daily Whig

Vicksburg Evening Citizen

Vicksburg Weekly Whig

Washington, D.C., National Republican

Weekly Panola Star

Woodville Republican

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Personal Communication

Ken Dupuy, telephone conversation with author, 2010.

June Ellis, email to author, December 8, 2010.

William Harold Graham, email to author, November 13, 2010.