Local History Files – People and Places

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Afro-American Hospital (1924 Founding Documents, 2015 Historic Registration, News)

American Red Cross (1957- Yazoo Herald-Red Cross Celebrates Founding)

AmSouth Bank (Speech given by AmSouth CEO in 2000)

Amtrak (1995-Yazoo Herald- Passenger Train Returns to Yazoo)

Anderson, H.T. (Tom) – (Librarian with the Yazoo Library Association from 1893 to 1897)

Anderson, Reuben V – (Mississippi Supreme Court Justice from 1985 to 1990)

Anding, Mississippi – (Small town south of Yazoo City)

Architecture in Yazoo County

Arkansas Ironclad – (Civil War Confederate Vessel completed in Yazoo City)

Armstead, Josephine “Joshie” – (Singer-Songwriter)

Arnold, Barbara and David

Austin, Curtis – Author

Aviation Show- (Brochure for an air show in Yazoo in 1971)

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Ballast (2008) – (A Sundance Film Festival Award- winning movie filmed in Yazoo)

Bank of Yazoo – (History of a local bank)

Barton, Lea – (Local Artist)

Beattie’s Bluff – (An early settlement on the Yazoo-Madison County border)

Bell Road – (A trail between Yazoo City and Vicksburg used during the 19th century)

Bennett, Admiral Fred G. – (U.S. Navy Officer in the 20th Century)

Bennett Family- (Genealogy of a 19th century clerk at the Bank of Yazoo and his descendants)

Bennette, Jr., Hermand – (Yazoo Poet)

Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church – (Yazoo church founded in 1868)

Birdsall-Stricklin Feud – (Yazoo feud which ended in 1930)

Bleak House (A home on Benton Road in Yazoo County)

Berry House ( A home in Benton, MS)

Bottling – (Bottling Companies in Yazoo City, MS)

Bowman, Sister Thea (Franciscan Sister)

Boy Scouts of America in Yazoo

Bradford, Tina Pepper- (Yazoo Artist)

Brame, Dr. Webb and Brame Park – Pastor of First Baptist Church and the park named for him. Plus, information on the Dr. James Rainey tombstone in Brame Park

Brickell Walkway- Henry Herschel Brickell Memorial Yazoo Literary Walkway

Bridges in Yazoo County

Brister, Mary

Brown, Issac Newton- Captain in charge of completing the C.S.S. “Arkansas” ironclad

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Cairo, Gunboat (USS Cario)

Caldwell, John (Professor)

Callihan, Family (Local Family)

Campbell, Viola (Yazoo Poet)

Carey, Family (Local Family)

Carloss, Helen, R (Yazoo Attorney)

Carney, Family (Information Request Regarding Jeremiah Carney)

Carr, Hope Estes (Yazoo Artist)

Carradine, Beverly (Local Family, Obituaries)

Carter, Henrine (Yazoo Teacher)

Cedar Grove (Yazoo City Home)

Cemetery Records

Chapman, Conrad (Confederate Artist)

Chiplin, Charles K (Yazoo Teacher)

Choctaw, Indian Fair 

Choctaw, Indians (History and Photos)

Christmas Programs (Yazoo, Ricks Library 2004)

Chronicles of Yazoo (Play)

City Hall (Yazoo) (Construction and Repair)

Churches Part 1 (Yazoo) Black Jack, First Presbyterian, Trinity Episcopal, Methodist

Churches Part 2 (Yazoo) King Solomon M.B

Churches Part 3 (Yazoo) Loose Pages

Churches Part 4 (Yazoo) Loose Pages

Churches Part 5 (Yazoo) Fragile Pages

Civil War (Yazoo County)

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Parks (See Brame Park, Wardell Leach Park, Campanella Park)

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Ricks Family Papers

Ricks, Fannie Jones – Portraits, Will, Death Certificate from 1918

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Shields, Rudy (Civil Rights Activist in Yazoo)

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Taylor, Newson Newman Dunbar “N.D.” (Yazoo City Principal)

Thomas Christian Academy

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Woolfolk (nee Murdock), Bettie E. (Obituary 1927)

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Yearbooks

Yellow Fever – (Yazoo Epidemic of 1853)

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