Selected Library of Congress Resources for Mississippi
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The extensive collections at the Library of Congress contain historic artifacts and cultural materials from across the U.S. The list below is just a sample of the many Mississippi resources available for free on the Library's Web site.
Teachers can find even more primary sources, along with the tools to help use them in the classroom, at www.loc.gov/teachers. They can also search the Library's American Memory or Prints and Photographs collections.
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Hon. H. R. Revels, United States senator from Mississippi
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Beauvoir, home of Jefferson Davis near Biloxi, Miss.
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Elvis Presley's birthplace, Tupelo, Mississippi
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Negro going in colored entrance of movie house on Saturday afternoon...
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Dorie Ann Ladner and Joyce Ladner oral history interview
Bridges of the Upper Tombigbee River Valley, Tombigbee Valley vicinity...
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1996 Kids Quilt; Mississippi
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Regimental parade, Mississippi. A & M College, c1914
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Got a Woman up the Bayou, 1939
Platform adopted by the Republican party of Mississippi, in convention assembled...
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Waffle House Restaurant torn apart by Hurricane Katrina on the Biloxi, Mississippi coast
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