African American Staff
Throughout the 20th Century African American men and women were a vital part of the staff of the institution, but were confined to service positions such as maintenance, grounds keeping and housekeeping.
"Jerry and Si" (left, circa 1920) and Unidentified MSCW Housekeeping Staff (right, circa 1930-1940).
Mississippi University for Women Archives. http://www.muw.edu/archives