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
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
William F. Brantley
Charles D. Fontaine
Ordinance of Secession
Samuel H. Terral Papers
John J. Thornton Scrapbooks
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
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
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
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Jackson Weekly Mississippian
Madison County Journal
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis Daily Appeal
Mississippi Free Trader
Nashville Christian Advocate
Natchez Weekly Courier
New Orleans Times Picayune
New York Times
Paulding Eastern Clarion
Vicksburg Daily Post
Vicksburg Daily Whig
Vicksburg Evening Citizen
Vicksburg Weekly Whig
Washington, D.C., National Republican
Weekly Panola Star
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