MDAH ‘History is Lunch’ series presented the book Brother Hollis: The Sankofa of a Movement Man by Hollis Watkins

May 18, 2017 in Education, News

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer During their History is Lunch Series, the Mississippi Department of Archives and History gave voice to long-time civil rights activist/founder of the Veterans of […]

Voting Rights Act made things happen

October 22, 2015 in News

Mississippi Department of Archives and History joins Center of Southern Culture in historic film/discussion of 50-year-old Voting Rights Act By Janice K. Neal-Vincent, Ph.D. Contributing Writer The Voting Rights Act […]

Mississippi Country Music Trail honors Conway Twitty

May 31, 2012 in Entertainment, News, Statewide News

From The Mississippi Link Newswire FRIAR’S POINT – On Thursday, May 31, country music star Conway Twitty will be honored with the latest marker on the Mississippi Country Music Trail. […]

MDAH holding community meetings about Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

May 30, 2012 in News, Statewide News

From The Mississippi Link Newswire JACKSON – The DSU Delta Center for Culture and Learning and the Mississippi Department of Archives and History (MDAH) held a meeting on the campus […]