MS Department of Archives and History Receives NEH Grant for Welty Collection Digitization and Preservation

The Mississippi Department of Archives and History (MDAH) has received a $217,982 implementation grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to preserve, digitize, and enhance access of the papers in the Eudora Welty Collection at the agency. The Welty Foundation is matching the MDAH required matching contribution for the grant. The two-year project will […] Read more »

Marrs and Srinivasan To Discuss Welty Photographs April 17 at Two Mississippi Museums History Is Lunch Program

If the threatening weather or other tasks prevented you from attending the celebration for Photographs by Eudora Welty on Saturday at the Welty House and Garden (or even if you did!), you will not want to miss the Wednesday, April 17, History Is Lunch program at the Two Mississippi Museums Craig H. Neilsen Auditorium at noon. Two […] Read more »

Saturday, April 13, Photographs Event, Birthday Open House, and Plant Sale Will Take Place at the Welty House

In spite of the rainy conditions today, the Welty Photographs Celebration scheduled for 4 p.m. will take place at the Welty House and Garden. We have a substantial walled tent for this special event. University Press of Mississippi staff is already on site with fun items for sale and great information for free! Sal, the neighborhood […] Read more »

Share in Eudora’s Birthday Festivities Saturday, April 13, at the Welty House and Garden: Free Tours, Plant Sale, and Photographs

Spring is in blossom at the Eudora Welty House and Garden, and activities are as abundant as the flowers. Eudora Welty’s 110th birthday will be celebrated in style at the Eudora Welty House and Garden on Saturday, April 13, all day long. The House will be open for free tours at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., […] Read more »