Journal of Mississippi History
Note to Prospective Contributors
Prospective contributors should follow the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th Edition (except for dates, which are in the traditional style in the Journal). Initial submissions should be made by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contributors' Guidelines: Editorial and Electronic
Preferred manuscript length is 25–30 pages (double-spaced), exclusive of footnotes.
Illustrationsphotographs, drawings, maps, tablesthat enhance the essay should be included (or photocopies of same).
The Chicago Manual of Style (15th edition) should be followed, with some exceptions (primarily dates: Journal prefers “December 1, 1866,” to Chicago’s “1 December 1866”).