Archives & Special Collections: Finding Aids

Finding Aid for the Martha Alice Stewart: Time on Parchman Farm Collection (MUM01772)


Martha Alice Stewart was head nurse at Mississippi State Penitentiary, commonly known as Parchman Farm, in the 1930s. The collection contains documents related to the prison as well as personal and professional documents of Stewart, and 210 black-and-white photographs taken during Stewart's tenure at the prison.