Film, VideoWalter Bruce oral history interview conducted by John Dittmer in Durant, Mississippi, 2013-03-11. Walter Bruce shares memories of his childhood in Durant, Mississippi, where his family sharecropped. As a young man he became a carpenter and also a gospel singer. He describes his early involvement in the Civil Rights Movement, including his participation in Mississippi Freedom Summer. Bruce was involved in community and political organizing throughout the 1960s, from helping to start health clinics and participating in...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Bruce, Walter - Dittmer, John
- Date: 2013-03-11
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Film, VideoGive My Poor Heart Ease: Voices of the Mississippi Blues videorecording | videorecording; 55 min | Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series. (Source). February 17, 2010. (Date). Videorecording (Form).
- Contributor: Library of Congress - Ferris, William R.
- Date: 2010
Film, VideoJames "Super Chikan" Johnson and Richard Christman James "Super Chikan" Johnson and Richard Christman performs Mississippi blues songs and music at the Library of Congress, May 23, 2006. videorecording | videorecording ; 62 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). May 23, 2006. (Date). Videorecording (Form).
- Contributor: Library of Congress - Super Chikan - Christman, Richard
- Date: 2006
Film, VideoBen Payton and the Thundering Harps Ben Payton and the Thundering Harps perform Delta blues at the Library of Congress, May 25, 2011. videorecording | videorecording ; 66 | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). May 25, 2011. (Date). Videorecording (Form).
- Contributor: Library of Congress - Payton, Ben Wiley - Thundering Harps (Musical Group)
- Date: 2011