Articles with keyword "Mississippi"
The Free State of Jones in Mississippi, led by a freethinking farmer, seceded from the Confederacy.
Emilie Blackmore Stapp raised millions through her philanthropic club.
Even toward the end of her life, the writer revealed a youthful zest for life and art.
Barbara Carpenter collects oral histories that show Mississippi's diverse ethnic heritage.
Oral history, an essential ingredient in capturing state's role in civil rights movement.
Fifty years ago, James Meredith integrated the University of Mississippi.