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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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 ...
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.
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department, historic preservation initiatives, records management, and
Facts About Mississippi (2010 Census) · Mississippi Blue Book; Famous
Mississipians; Mississippi Dept. of Archives and History. Map of Mississippi.
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 ...
Mississippi State History is committed to giving back to the community. While our
efforts are many, two bear noting. We support the Eighth of May celebration in ...