October 24, 2013
Mississippi officials, civil rights leaders and school children broke ground today on the landmark Museum of Mississippi History and the first Mississippi Civil Rights Museum.
October 11, 2013
In celebration of October as Archaeology Month, the Department of Archives and History is making more than two dozen volumes in its long-running Archaeological Reports Series available as free downloads. The series provides the most thorough treatment of many prehistoric and historic sites across the state, from Native American mound sites to Civil War batteries.
October 09, 2013
History comes to life after hours with the fifth annual Present Meets Past at the Old Capitol Museum on Thursday, October 24, 5–8 p.m. Walk the halls of the historic building and learn about life and politics in nineteenth century as living history performers portray Mississippians from the past.
October 02, 2013
On Wednesday, October 9, as part of the History Is Lunch Series at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building, Samuel O. Brookes will present “Aspects of Mississippi Delta Prehistory.” The event is a part of the department’s Archaeology Month celebration.
September 26, 2013
On Wednesday, October 2, as part of the History Is Lunch Series at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building, Jeff Rogers and Cecilia Tisdale will present a program on finding digital content using the MDAH online catalog. The event is a part of the national Archives Month celebration.