September 09, 2014
Katherine Drayne Blount has been named the seventh director of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
September 03, 2014
Local veterans of the Civil Rights Movement John Brown and Dr. William Truly will be featured at a free program in Canton at 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 7.
August 20, 2014
The thirtieth annual Social Studies Teachers Workshop is set for Friday, November 7, 8 a.m.–4 p.m. at the Old Capitol Museum in Jackson.
August 11, 2014
Local veterans of the Civil Rights Movement will be featured at a free program in Hernando that will also feature presentations on the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum now under construction in Jackson and the collections of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History
August 01, 2014
The 2014 Eudora Welty Research Fellowship has been awarded to Jacob Agner, a doctoral candidate in English at the University of Mississippi. Agner will use the $2,000 fellowship to cover expenses incurred while working with the Eudora Welty Collection at MDAH, where he will explore the influence of film noir on Welty’s short stories, particularly “The Demonstrators.”