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The Blackhawk-Hills Community Association structure was built in 1966 as a co-op for local farmers. It played a significant role, however, in the civil rights movement as it came to be used for secret civil rights meetings.
The Blackhawk-Hills Community Association structure was built in 1966 as a co-op for local farmers. It played a significant role, however, in the Civil Rights movement as it came to be used for secret Civil Rights meetings. It is located south of Carrollton in the Black Hawk community.
c. 1873. Christian liberal arts undergraduate institution supported by the Mississippi Baptist Convention.
BlueJack Ridge Ranch is an outdoor, western experience designed to mimic ranching and farming activities in a fun and interactive way. These activities are designed with children ages 3 to 12 in mind. We strive to create a family oriented, safe and playful environment, free from an over-saturation of technology and mechanical elements. Our tiny guests are our priority and therefore BlueJack Ridge will remain spook-free. A place for families to experience the joy of having the "Ranch in the Country" with having to own it.
With over 60,000 sound recordings, in most audio formats; over 20,000 photographs; more than 1,000 videos; over 6,000 books, periodicals and newsletters; and numerous manuscripts and ephemera, the Blues Archive houses one of the largest collections of blues recordings, publications, and memorabilia in the world. Important collections include B. B. King's personal record collection, the Jim O'Neal and Amy van Singel/Living Blues Collection, the Trumpet Records Collection, the Sheldon Harris Collection, the John Richbourg Collection, and the Percy Mayfield collection.
Bo Diddley Blues Marker unveiled November 2007 in historic downtown McComb.
Featuring original handcrafted pottery, jewelry and art of regional Mississippi artists. Bodine Pottery is a must stop for the art lover.
Bok Homa Casino, located in Sandersville, MS is the latest addition to Pearl River Resort. This impressive, new 27,000 square foot facility features over 700 slot machines and a fabulous quick serve eatry.
c. 1856. Historic inn is a National Landmark and a Mississippi State Historical Site. Features furnishings and items from the 1830-1920 periods. Inn is located on the old Montgomery to Jackson road, and once provided shelter to weary travelers.
W.C. Handy Historical Marker sheds more insight into the life of this legendary blues-man, known as the "Father of the Blues." Historic courthouse.
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