Credits & Sources

Below is a list of sources that were used in this project. In some cases, it was not possible to assign proper credit, because there was no name or organization attached to a specific document or photograph, but have tried to include every source on this list.

Larry Stull – Former Systems Administrator, Harrison County Library System
Ann McGraw – Former Head Librarian, Pass Christian Public Library
Biloxi Daily Herald – Several articles. Now known as The Sun Herald
Blake Kaplan – Sun Herald Staff Writer – Article dated November 29, 1994.
The Clarion-Ledger – Newspaper articles
Celia Barrett – Head Librarian, Gulfport Public Library
Frank Murphy – Former Reference Librarian/Branch Manager, Gulfport Public Library
Marie Langlois – Herald Staff Writer – Articles dated October 24, 1975 and October 28, 1975.
Murella Powell – Former Local History/Genealogy Librarian, Biloxi Central Library
Norman Graham – Former Director, Harrison County Library System – “A Chronology of Public Library Development in Harrison County” – 1974
Richard Glaczier – Daily Herald staff – Article dated: July 13, 1966
Stanley Hastings – Former Reference Librarian, Biloxi Central Library
The Sun Herald – Several articles.
Susan Storrs – Administrative Assistant, Harrison County Library System
Jamie Bounds – Former Local History Librarian, Biloxi Public Library