Mississippi Humanities Council
Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Sunflower County Library
Henry M. Seymour Library

Mailing Address: 201 Cypress Drive
Indianola, MS 38751-2415
Contact person/title: Jeff Weddle, director
Telephone: 601-887-2153
Fax number: 601-887-2153
E-mail: bigblue@sunflower.lib.ms.us
Web site:
Hours: Mon. 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Tues., Wed., Thurs., 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Fri. 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Services/Restrictions: A photocopy machine is available for public use. The cost is .15 per page. Researchers may inquire about the duplication of video interviews.


Sunflower County Library Oral History Collection

Number of interviews: 17 video interviews
Number of transcripts: 0
Number of tapes: 17 video interviews; audiotapes cannot be located.
Year(s) interviews were conducted: 1975 to 1989
Year(s) covered by interviews: 20th century
Principal interviewer(s): Anice Powell

Anice Powell, former director of the Sunflower County Library, was the principal interviewer for this collection of 17 interviews, conducted between 1975 and 1989. The bulk of the interviews are on videotape. The audiotapes are missing. There are no transcripts for any of the interviews. The library has release forms for the video interviews. Four of the interviews are related to the civil rights movement in Mississippi.

Dolly Clark David Matthews
Jack Harper Charles Scattergood

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