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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
Mississippi is steeped in history and heritage. The Natchez Trace Parkway, which
runs 444 miles from Natchez to Nashville, is more than 8000 years old.
BankPlus has made a $300,000 donation to the Mississippi Department of
Archives and History for the Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi