"Albert Y. Woodward, Winston Co., House." Call Number: PI/POL/1982.0014, item 93 (MDAH Collection)

"Albert Y. Woodward, Winston Co., House." Call Number: PI/POL/1982.0014, item 93 (MDAH Collection)

This collection (PI/POL/1982.0014) includes 145 images of members of the Mississippi legislature. Pictured above is Albert Y. Woodward who served in the House from 1923 until his death in 1925. He was married to Ellen Sullivan Woodward (1887-1971), a former Mississippi legislator who worked for federal relief agencies in the 1930s under President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

The images are linked to their online catalog records. Access them by searching for “PI/POL/1982.0014″ in the online catalog.

Sources:

“Woodward, Albert Y.,” subject file, MDAH.

Martha H. Swain, “Women’s Work Relief in the Great Depression,” Mississippi History Now (February 2004), http://mshistorynow.mdah.state.ms.us/articles/251/womens-work-relief-in-the-great-depression.