Welcome to the

Helen Foster Purvis

Mississippi Room 

  Web Page  


Mississippi - County Map


About the Mississippi Room

The Mississippi Room is a special collection containing materials pertaining to local and state history.

The collection is comprised of various media such as books, microfilm, maps, scrapbooks, digital files, video, audio, and photographs.

These items do not circulate; however, patrons are very welcome to view, access, and copy certain items.


Mississippi Room Hours are the same as the Lee County Library.


The Itawamba Library's Mississippi Room Hours are the same as the Itawamba County- Pratt Memorial Library.