The Archives & Special Collections material identified in this subject guide dates from the nineteenth century to the present. It deals with all varieties of health-related subjects including epidemics and mental illnesses, physicians and dentists. The primary focus is on the state of Mississippi. The subject guide is divided into four categories:
Manuscript Collections describes relevant manuscript material.
Primary Source Publications lists cataloged holdings with first-hand accounts or data.
Secondary Source Publications outlines histories and other disciplinary approaches to health subjects.
Media describes available recordings on the topic.