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Mississippi Hands-on History and Mississippi History on Loan are available free-of-charge to all Mississippi public schools and private schools with 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status as educational organizations.

Mississippi History on Loan offers films on a variety of Mississippi topics including state history from prehistory through the 21st century, famous Mississippians, and adaptations of literary works associated with Mississippi. Titles are available year-round, for grades 4–12.

Teachers can browse our printable Mississippi on Loan Catalog (PDF), or search the online Mississippi History on Loan Catalog. Be sure to check out our Film Activity Packets for selected films in the collection.

Teachers may request films using our online MHOL order form, or fill out our printable MHOL order form (PDF) to request films (one film per form); please keep copies for your records. Printed forms may be faxed to 601-576-6815, or mailed to Mississippi History on Loan, P.O. Box 571, Jackson, MS 39205. You will receive confirmation of your order before it ships. Films may also be picked up at the Museum Division Annex in Jackson (view directions to the Annex).

Mississippi History on Loan films were purchased with funding from the Phil Hardin Foundation.

To learn more about the Mississippi History on Loan Policies and Procedures, please contact:

Outreach Programs Coordinator
Museum Division, MDAH
P.O. Box 571
Jackson, MS 39205-0571
Phone: 601-576-6997