April 12, 2017
Thieves have vandalized the nearly two-hundred-year-old Shaifer House in Claiborne County, making off with four wooden support beams and damaging interior flooring and walls.
March 08, 2017
The Mississippi Historical Society presented its award for the best history book to Jason Morgan Ward for "Hanging Bridge: Racial Violence and America’s Civil Rights Century."
February 17, 2017
MDAH is accepting applications for the Medgar and Myrlie Evers Research Scholars Program, which supports the use of primary resources documenting the Civil Rights Movement at the state archives in Jackson.
February 16, 2017
Toyota Motor North America has made a $750,000 contribution for the 2 Mississippi Museums project. Toyota’s donation will advance programming at the Museum of Mississippi History and create the Toyota Gallery at the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum.