The Library of Hattiesburg, Petal and Forrest County

Hattiesburg, MS


The Library of Hattiesburg, Petal and Forrest County (HPL) maintains a collection of documents of local historical interest as well as archival materials relating to library programs and services as a community resource. The Library Digital Collection contains a selection of these items from the Hattiesburg Vertical Files and from the Mississippi Room located in the Hattiesburg Public Library in Forrest County, Mississippi.

These materials are presented online for educational purposes only. Images may contain copyrighted material. Use of these materials on websites, in exhibits, or in publications requires the permission of The Library of Hattiesburg, Petal and Forrest County and/or the legal copyright holder. The user bears full responsibility for securing any and all appropriate permissions. Please contact the The Library of Hattiesburg, Petal and Forrest County for further information.


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HPL Collections

The Library of Hattiesburg, Petal and Forrest County Local History Collection

The Library Newsletter Collection