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July 03, 2019
Wednesday, July 3, 12 noon. Christopher Span will discuss his book From Cotton Field to Schoolhouse: African American Education in Mississippi, 1862-1875. Sales and signing to follow.
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History Is Lunch programs are held in the Craig H. Neilsen Auditorium of the Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, 222 North Street, Jackson, MS 39201. Free, no reservations required. History Is Lunch is a brown bag series, and sandwiches and salads are for sale at the door. For more information call 601-576-6998 or email info@mdah.ms.gov.

July 10, 2019
Wednesday, July 10, 12 noon. Kathryn B. McKee will present Mississippi in the Work of Sherwood Bonner.
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History Is Lunch programs are held in the Craig H. Neilsen Auditorium of the Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, 222 North Street, Jackson, MS 39201. Free, no reservations required. History Is Lunch is a brown bag series, and sandwiches and salads are for sale at the door. For more information call 601-576-6998 or email info@mdah.ms.gov.

July 17, 2019
Wednesday, July 17, 12 noon. Timothy B. Smith will present The Real Horse Soldiers: Benjamin Grierson’s Epic 1863 Civil War Raid through Mississippi.
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History Is Lunch programs are held in the Craig H. Neilsen Auditorium of the Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, 222 North Street, Jackson, MS 39201. Free, no reservations required. History Is Lunch is a brown bag series, and sandwiches and salads are for sale at the door. For more information call 601-576-6998 or email info@mdah.ms.gov.

July 24, 2019
Wednesday, July 24, 12 noon. James Pate will present Pickett's History of Mississippi. Sales and signing to follow.
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History Is Lunch programs are held in the Craig H. Neilsen Auditorium of the Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, 222 North Street, Jackson, MS 39201. Free, no reservations required. History Is Lunch is a brown bag series, and sandwiches and salads are for sale at the door. For more information call 601-576-6998 or email info@mdah.ms.gov.

July 31, 2019
Wednesday, July 31, 12 noon. Tom Howorth will present Frederick A.P. Barnard: The Man and the Observatory.
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History Is Lunch programs are held in the Craig H. Neilsen Auditorium of the Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, 222 North Street, Jackson, MS 39201. Free, no reservations required. History Is Lunch is a brown bag series, and sandwiches and salads are for sale at the door. For more information call 601-576-6998 or email info@mdah.ms.gov.