Hard history: Mississippi museums explore slavery, Klan era

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi is marking its bicentennial by opening two history museums that take an unflinching look at the state’s past — complete with displays of slave chains, Ku Klux Klan robes and graphic photos of lynchings and firebombings. The Museum of Mississippi History covers 15,000 years. The Mississippi Civil Rights Museum focuses […]...

11 Published By - The Seattle Times: Home - 2017.12.05. 09:33
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