by Amber Helsel
The Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum opened on Dec. 9 to much fanfare. The museums give a full picture of the state's history, from Native American culture to the Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s. Here is some of what you might see while at the museums.
by Rachel Fradette
In 2013, Myrlie Evers-Williams, the widow of slain civil-rights leader Medgar Evers, stood before a crowd of 600 people for the groundbreaking for the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and Museum of Mississippi History.
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