University of Southern Mississippi
Graduate Program – Master’s in Library and Information Science (MLIS)
University of Southern Mississippi – Bachelor of Arts History Degree
Graduate Student Processing Assistant – University of Southern Mississippi
McCain Library and Archives
-Assisted in the arrangement and description of manuscript and archival collections
-Worked with and organized correspondences, reports, photographs, letters, newspapers, film negatives, slides, and other materials
-Created finding aids and processed collections
Genealogist and published researcher for over 25 years
Author of Georgia Griner Family & Related Families with Royal Lineages: A Historical Documentation.
-Experienced and efficient in searching courthouses and archives for historic and government records.
-Extensive research at Family History Center in Salt Lake City; University of Georgia Archives; and the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.
Collections researched and processed:
Mississippi County Courthouse Photographs
Ernest I. Watson Autobiography
Laurel Social and Service Club Yearbooks
James A. Bateman Papers
Mississippi Burning Collection
Ruby Mulloy Collection
Processed over 9000 slides for the Cherry Burns Collection
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