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Museum of the Mississippi Delta

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traveling_sun wrote a review Jun 2020
austin tx176 contributions59 helpful votes
This museum displays and relates the events of the white citizens of this area. We noticed a lack of narrative about the African American experiences and contributions. For a telling of this other narrative, be sure to visit The Emmett Till Historical Intrepid Center in nearby
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Linda J G wrote a review Jan 2020
Vidalia, Louisiana37 contributions5 helpful votes
great place for lots of history lots of interesting artifacts in this place. When I visited -- each organization had christmas trees decorated with a different theme.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Blkbbygrl wrote a review Nov 2019
Greenwood, Mississippi8 contributions1 helpful vote
I took my nephew but it wasn’t the type of museum that’s kid friendly only because there were very few interactive exhibits. I was also surprised to see that there were no mentions whatsoever of slavery. How can you have a museum full of history in the south with not even a
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Date of experience: December 2018
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Mrs Soybean Farmer wrote a review Oct 2019
6 contributions2 helpful votes
Good little museum on the history of the area and about Robert Johnson who was a blues guitar player who had an affair with the owner of the club and was poisoned one evening and eventually died a few days later, saying "27 club" came from how old he was when he died. Went to
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Date of experience: September 2019
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692russk wrote a review Feb 2019
Rockford, Illinois120 contributions18 helpful votes
Museum has interior renovation going on so not a lot to see. Good historic photos and a timeline of city/county evolving. Not much history shown on the Delta, more focused on Greenwood. Good pieces on Choctaw Indian Chief, LeFleaur who became wealthy and stayed in area while
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Date of experience: February 2019
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