Retired teacher, Bee Donley, shares ‘A Life in Mississippi Classrooms’ and poetry books

May 18, 2017 in Education, News

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer Bee Donley charmed the Mississippi Department of Archives and History’s History is Lunch series’ attendees with her original poetry and fond memories of teaching […]

Mississippi Freedom Summer exhibit to open Monday in Jackson

June 2, 2014 in Education, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Longtime civil rights activist Bob Moses is scheduled to speak Monday at the opening of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History’s new exhibit “Stand Up!”: […]

State expects to soon select contractor for 2 museums

September 17, 2013 in News, Top Stories

JACKSON, Mississippi — The state of Mississippi expects to select a general contractor Sept. 26 for phase one for work on the Mississippi Museum of History and the accompanying Mississippi Civil Rights Museum.

The Mississippi Business Journal reports that the contract award is a prelude to an Oct. 24 groundbreaking.

The Museum of History will tell the story of Mississippi from its pre-Columbian past, its evolution as an agrarian region with the arrival of the first European settlers and on to today’s emergence as a diverse and innovative manufacturing center…

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 […]