MDAH has a variety of images depicting African American life in Mississippi. Following are selected images from the collections in the Digital Archives, which are available to view on the web.
Portrait photograph of two unidentified African American women. Call Number: PI/1994.0004 (Hamilton Collection, MDAH)
Interior of cafe, Crystal Springs. Call Number: PI/1994.0004 Item 332 (Hamilton Collection, MDAH)
A second-grade girl receives a poliomyelitis vaccination during the 1954 field trial in Laurel, Miss. Call Number: PI/1994.0005 Item 832 (Moncrief Collection, MDAH)