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July

July 26, 2017
Wednesday, July 26, noon–1 p.m. at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building. As part of the History Is Lunch series, Southeast Missouri State University professor Robert W. Hamblin will discuss his book Living in Mississippi: The Life and Times of Evans Harrington. Sales and signing to follow. For more information call 601-576-6998.

August

August 02, 2017
Wednesday, August 2, noon–1 p.m. at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building. As part of the History Is Lunch series, Stennis Center for Public Service Leadership director Rex Buffington will present “John C. Stennis: Mississippi’s Longest Serving U.S. Senator.” For more information call 601-576-6998.

August 09, 2017
Wednesday, August 9, noon–1 p.m. at the Old Capitol Museum. Former Speaker Pro Tempore Robert Clark will be the guest of honor as Judge Fred Banks, State Representative Alyce Clarke, and other officials participate in a program commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the election of Clark to the Mississippi Legislature. Reception to follow. For more information, email info@mdah.ms.gov or call 601-576-6998.

August 16, 2017
Wednesday, August 16, noon–1 p.m. at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building. As part of the History Is Lunch series, Debbie Z. Harwell will discuss her book Wednesdays in Mississippi: Proper Ladies Working for Radical Change, Freedom Summer 1964, which was named best book in southern women’s history by the Southern Association for Women Historians in 2015. Sales and signing to follow. For more information call 601-576-6998.

August 23, 2017
Wednesday, August 23, noon–1 p.m. at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building. As part of the History Is Lunch series, Nancy Kay Sullivan Wessman will present “Katrina: Looking Back, Planning Ahead.” For more information call 601-576-6998.

August 30, 2017
Wednesday, August 30, noon–1 p.m. at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building. As part of the History Is Lunch series, MDAH archivist Shaun Stalzer will present “A History of the Auditor of Public Accounts.” For more information call 601-576-6998.