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SLIDER_10.02.13-1On 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. 

Brookes is an archaeologist, author, and researcher employed by the United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service. He has his B.A. and M.A. degrees in Anthropology from the University of Mississippi and has conducted major archaeological fieldwork all over Mississippi and the South.




Upcoming History Is Lunch Events 


October 9: As part of Archaeology Month, archaeologist Sam Brookes will present "Aspects of Mississippi Delta Prehistory." WINTER BUILDING
October 15: SPECIAL TUESDAY SESSION. Author Charles Bolton will discuss and sign copies of his new book, "William F. Winter and the New Mississippi: A Biography." OLD CAPITOL MUSEUM
October 16: MDAH archivist Chloe Edwards will discuss the "Gates v. Collier" decision and Parchman Penitentiary. WINTER BUILDING
October 23: Preview of the living history program "Present Meets Past." OLD CAPITOL MUSEUM
October 30: Museum of Mississippi History project director Cindy Gardner will talk about plans for the new museum. WINTER BUILDING
November 6: Methodist minister Rayford Woodrick will present “Methodism in Mississippi.” WINTER BUILDING
November 13: Mike Stoll, MDAH historian, will present "Above and Beyond: Mississippi's Medal of Honor Recipients." OLD CAPITOL MUSEUM


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