The state of Mississippi's history extends to thousands of years of indigenous
peoples. Evidence of their cultures has been found largely through archeological
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The US50 - Mississippi is a extensive guide to the history and historic events from
the state of Mississippi.
Apr 11, 2015 ... Some facts about Mississippi history are well known. For instance, the state's
name is derived from the Mississippi River along its western ...
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Feb 2, 2015 ... Mississippi, constituent state of the United States of America. Its name derives
from a Native American word meaning “great waters” or “father of ...
University History. ... Located in the eastern part of north-central Mississippi, MSU
is 125 miles northeast of Jackson and 23 miles west of Columbus. It is served ...
Sarah Lewin came to Mississippi State History a year ago from Oglethorpe
University to pursue her Ph.D. degree. She studies the history of science and is ...
May 11, 2016 ... Brief History. The following important events in the history of Mississippi affected
political boundaries, record keeping, and family movements.
1961 in Mississippi: Beyond the Freedom Riders: Françoise N. Hamlin is
professor of Africana Studies and history, Brown University; Bell, Cool Papa: by