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


Website African American Military History Museum

Located in historic Downtown Hattiesburg, the museum bears witness to the service and sacrifice of the African American soldier.

Website Area Development Partnership (ADP)

Serves as the Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development entity for the Greater Hattiesburg Area, encompassing Forrest, Lamar and Perry Counties in South Mississippi.

Website City of Hattiesburg

Positioned in the heart of south Mississippi's rolling piney woods, Hattiesburg provides a unique blend of affordability and high standard of living for approximately 50,000 residents.

Website Hattiesburg Convention & Visitors Bureau

Visit Hattiesburg and experience the refreshing spirit and the genuine Southern hospitality which make Hattiesburg such a welcoming place. You're sure to make great memories when you stay with friends.

Website Hattiesburg History

An oocities.org archive.

Website Historic Hattiesburg Downtown Association

Committed to preserving the historic heritage of Downtown while continuing the economic development of this unique district.

Hallway entrance to the HAHS museum

Website Historic Saenger Theater

Following a complete renovation in 2000, the Saenger theater entertains modern-day audiences with its original grandeur.

Website Historical Markers in Forrest County

Website Mississippi Armed Forces Museum

Located at the Camp Shelby Training Site near Hattiesburg, Mississippi, the Armed Forces Museum serves as the military history museum for the State of Mississippi.

Website Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Website Preservation in Mississippi (MissPress)

Website Remember When in Hattiesburg

Website South Mississippi Genealogical and Historical Society

Website The University of Southern Mississippi Libraries