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Minutes for Board of Trustees meetings showing the founding of the Mississippi Agricultural and Mechanical College (later Mississippi State University) in 1878, the selection of Stephen D. Lee as the first President of the College, and the Selection of Starkville, Mississippi as the site for the College.
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Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Department, University Archives Division, John M. Stone Papers, Board of Trustees, A85-52Board of Trustees Minutes, A85-52 Box 2 Volume 1
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Board of Trustees of the Agricultual and Mechanical College of Mississippi, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries