Manuscript Collections

Theodore G. Bilbo Papers (M2)

Will D. Campbell Papers (M341)

Citizens Council/Civil Rights Collection (M99)

William M. Colmer Papers (M24)

Kathleen Dahl Freedom Summer Collection (M357)

L.E. Faulkner Papers (M22)

Paul B. Johnson Family Papers (M191)

Erle Johnston, Jr. Papers (M319)

William D. McCain Pamphlet Collection (M393)

Mississippiana Vertical Files

Theodore Bilbo

Citizens' Council

Patriotic American Youth

Tougaloo College

Selected Online Resources

Oral History with Mr. Erle Johnston; 1980

Oral History with Mr. Erle Johnston; 1993

Mississippi Department of Archives & History, Sovereignty Commission Online

Mississippi Digital Library

University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections

Secondary Sources

Brown, Sarah Hart.  Standing Against Dragons: Three Southern Lawyers in an Era of Fear.  Baton Rouge:  Louisiana State University Press, 1998.  

Campbell, Clarice T.  Mississippi: the View from Tougaloo.  Jackson:  University Press of Mississippi, 1978.  

Colmer, William.  Attack on Mississippi is Communist-inspired: speech of William M. Colmer of Mississippi in the House of Representatives, Wednesday, February 16, 1966 Washington, DC:  GPO, 1966.  

Durham, Frank D.  Anti-communism, Race, and Structuration: Newspaper Coverage of the Labor and Desegregation Movements in the South, 1932-40 and 1953-1961.  Columbia, SC:  Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, 2002.  

Eastland, James O.  Is the Supreme Court pro-Communist?: Here are the Facts Richmond, VA:  Patrick Henry Group, c1962.  

Evans, Medford S. Forced Integration is Communism in Action.  Jackson, Miss.: The Citizens' Council, 1962.  

Feldman, Glenn, ed.  Before Brown: Civil Rights and White Backlash in the Modern South.  Tuscaloosa:  University of Alabama Press, 2004.  

Johnston, Erle.  Mississippi's Defiant Years, 1953-1973:  An Interpretive Documentary with Personal Experiences.  Forest, Miss:  Lake Harbor Publishers, 1990.  

Katagiri, Yasyhiro.  The Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission:  Civil Rights and States' Rights in a Deep South State, 1956 to 1977.   PhD Dissertation: International Christian University, 1997. 

Kaub, Verne P.  Communist-Socialist Propaganda in American Schools.  Madison, Wis.:  American Council of Christian Laymen, 1960.  (McCain Library SPCOLL LA209.2 .K3 1960)
Lively, Earl.  The Invasion of Mississippi.  Belmont, Mass.: American Opinion, 1963. (Cook or McCain Library E185.93 .M6 L5)

Ogden, August Raymond.  The Dies Committee: a Study of the Special House Committee for the Investigation of un-American Activities, 1938-1944.  Washington, D.C.:  The Catholic University of America Press, 1945. 

Palmer, Edward E.  The Communist Problem in America.  New York: Tomas Y. Crowell, 1951.

Solomon, Mark I.  The Cry was Unity:  Communists and African Americans, 1917-1936.  Jackson:  University Press of Mississippi, 1998.  (Cook Library HX83 .S665 1998)

Woods, Jeff.  Black Struggle, Red Scare:  Segregation and Anti-communism in the South, 1948-1968.  Baton Rouge:  Louisiana State University Press, 2004.  (Gulf Coast Library E185.61 .W64 2004)