OXFORD, Miss. – A unique and diverse exhibition of historic artifacts at the University of Mississippi will have its official opening April 25 in the J.D. Williams Library.
“Preserving Our Past: Highlights from Archives & Special Collections” features treasures kept in the library’s Department of Archives & Special Collections. Charles Wilson, Cook Chair of History and professor of Southern studies, will speak on “Mississippi Religion and Social Change: Duncan Gray and Religious Currents in the Civil Rights Era” to commemorate the event. The program begins at 5 p.m. in the Faulkner Room and is free and open to the public.