The September 25, 2012 Today in History post featured William Faulkner, creator of the fictional Yoknapatawpha County which was based upon and inspired by Lafayette County, Mississippi. Find out all about the real state of Mississippi through a review of thousands of primary sources available online from the Library of Congress.
Mississippi primary source set with Teacher’s Guide
Mississippi stories from America’s Library
“People Who Stood Up”: Mississippi Women in the Civil Rights Movement Folklife Today June 4, 2017