Hattiesburg Area Historical Society...preserving local history and heritage since 1970

Gallery: Selected photos from the HAHS' book 'The History of Forrest County'


Gulf-Ship Island Railroad engine
Gulf-Ship Island Railroad engine, early 1900's
Penny Grocery
Penny Grocery Store, early 1900's
Camp Shelby Tent City
"Tent City," Camp Shelby, early 1900's (before barracks were built)
Camp Shelby projection room
Camp Shelby Theater, projection room, 1930's

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Additional Collections: FoCoHx Hyland Museum Post cards Post office