Step back in time and learn how people lived in times gone by.
The following guide should help you locate history museums in Mississippi. Includes interesting history of each county along with some old photos and special materials.
1851-1991 Panoramic Photos Ashland, MS Old Photographs Attala County Photographs Bolivar County Historic Photographs Brookhaven Vintage Views Carroll County Historical Photos Civil Rights Mississippi Digital Archives Grenada County Photographs Harrison County Penny Postcards Hinds County Penny Postcards Hinds County Photo Collection Holmes County Historical Photos Jasper County Historical Pages Mississippi Steamboat Photos Natchez on the Mississippi Pearl River County Historic Photos Port Gibson Historic Photographs Rankin County Historical Photos Union County Historic Photos Vicksburg Civil War Photos Warren County & Vicksburg Photos The source of these great county histories is "Mississippi The Heart of the South" by Dunbar Rowland, L. The historic red brick mansion is being restored and period furniture is being added to the home over time as most of the original furnishings were lost. This museum of southern history is located at 400 Duncan Avenue in Natchez, MS.While Dunleith Inn is being operated today as a hotel, history tours of the main house are offered to visitors. Today, visitors can explore the campus winding through historic gardens, a historic cemetery and inside they will find the dormitory, kitchen and other historic buildings.Located at 16 Old N Street in the village of Washington, Mississippi.Dunleith Inn was built in 1856 and is being operated as an Inn today.The Inn sits on 40 beautifully landscaped acres and features other original historical buildings dating back to the 1790s. As the first institution of higher learning in the state of Mississippi, Jefferson College was created in 1802 and the first 15 students were enrolled in 1811.