Criminal Justice & Parchman Penitentiary: Publications

Carolyn Haines. My Mother’s Witness: The Peggy Moran Story. Montgomery, AL: River City Publishing, 2003. Concerns the trial of Byron de la Beckwith for the murder of Medgar Evers. Call Number: HQ1438 M7 H35 2003.

Stanton A. Hall. Experiences of a Trial Judge. Hattiesburg, MS: 1975. Circuit judge, 12th Judicial District, State of Mississippi 1959 to 1975. Call Number: KFM7125 H3 1975.

Jones S. Hamilton. Statement of Hamilton, Hoskins & Co., Lessees of the Mississippi State Penitentiary. Jackson, MS: 1886. Call Number: HV8344 M73 1886.

David Hanna. “’Walking the Last Mile’: A Historical Overview of Capital Punishment in Mississippi.” M.A. Thesis, University of Mississippi, 2000.

Laura Ann Hebert. “The Court, Legislators, and Juvenile Capital Punishment.” Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Mississippi, 1994.

Columbus B. Hopper. Sex in Prison: The Mississippi Experiment with Conjugal Visiting. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1969. Call Number: HV9475 M72 P35.

Columbus B. Hopper. “A Study of Conjugal Visiting, Social Organization, and Prisonization in the Mississippi State Penitentiary.” M.A. Thesis, Florida State University, 1964. Call Number: HV8751 H6.

H.R. Howard. The History of Virgil A. Stewart and His Adventure in Capturing and Exposing the Great “Western Land Pirate” and His Gang, In Connection with the Evidence: Also of the Trials, Confessions, and Execution of a Number of Murrell’s Associates in the State of Mississippi during the Summer of 1835, and the Execution of Five Professional Gamblers by the Citizens of Vicksburg, on the 6th July, 1835. Spartanburg, SC: Reprint Company, 1976. Call Number: F341 H696 1836a.

Edward Hume. Mississippi Mud: A True Story from a Corner of the Deep South. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994. Murder in Biloxi, Mississippi. Call Number: HV6534 B47 H85 1994.

Marvin Lee Hutson. “Mississippi’s State Penal System.” M.A. Thesis, University of Mississippi, 1939.

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