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Journal of Mississippi HistorySince 1939 the Journal of Mississippi History has been publishing lively and engaging articles by distinguished scholars on the history of the state, the Lower Mississippi Valley, and the South. Topics range from Native Americans and prehistoric archaeology to the Territorial years, from the Civil War to the civil rights movement. Each issue also contains book reviews and news of people and events in the Mississippi history community.

The journal is published quarterly by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History in cooperation with the Mississippi Historical Society. Annual subscriptions begin at $25 for individuals. Click here to become a member of the Mississippi Historical Society.

Back issues of the journal are available from the Mississippi History Store. Recent issues are $7.50, and issues published before 2003 are $10 each. Orders may be placed by email or by telephone at 601-576-6998.

Vol. 77, No. 1 and No. 2—Spring/Summer 2015


Journal of Mississippi History
P.O. Box 571
Jackson, MS 39205-0571

Katie Blount, Editor-in-chief
Elbert R. Hilliard, Editor-in-chief Emeritus
Dennis J. Mitchell, Editor
William “Brother” Rogers, Managing Editor

Sandra Boyd, Genealogical Editor
Jennifer Ford, Bibliographical Editor
Charles Westmoreland, Book Review Editor

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