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Meeting & Exhibit Opening, 13 August @ 6pm

The August BCHS meeting will coincide with the DSU Archives & Museum’s first fall 2013 exhibition featuring the photography of Alumni Easton Selby. Make plans to join us Tuesday, 13 August for an evening with the artist, tour the gallery … Continue reading

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March 11 Meeting Features Ned Mitchell

Come and hear  NED MITCHELL explain—– WHY THE BLACK BEAR SHOULD BE MASCOT FOR DSU ATHLETIC TEAMS AND THE EFFECT A HONKY TONK– NOT PO MONKEY’S– HAD ON THE SITE SELECTION FOR A UNIVERSITY!!! Hope to see you Monday, 11 … Continue reading

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Out of the Blue Opening Reception & Lecture

 

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Noon Meeting on Monday, January 14, 2013

Come and hear  NED MITCHELL explain—– WHY THE BLACK BEAR SHOULD BE MASCOT FOR DSU ATHLETIC TEAMS      AND THE EFFECT A HONKY TONK– NOT PO MONKEY’S— HAD ON THE SITE SELECTION FOR A UNIVERSITY!!!                                             Hope to see you … Continue reading

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Mr. Clay Rayner to Speak at December Meeting

The Bolivar County Historical Society invites the public to attend December’s meeting featuring Mr. Clay Rayner presenting on the P.O.W. camp in Merigold, MS. Monday, 10 December @ 6pm Charles W. Capp, Jr. Archives & Museum Gallery Refreshments are provided.

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Cleveland Chinese Mission School Historical Marker

Make plans to attend the historic marker unveiling, exhibit, reception and presentations going on this weekend! There is always something to do in Cleveland!!

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October Meeting to be Held at Martin & Sue King Railroad Heritage Museum

From Lisa Miller, Director, Martin & Sue King Railroad Heritage Museum “We are pleased to host the Annual Meeting of the Bolivar County Historical Society, Monday, October 8th, at 6:00pm. Please join us in the train museum for the evening … Continue reading

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Mississippi’s 10 Most Endangered Historic Places

Celebrating Historic Preservation in Mississippi  Delta State University Archives & Museum is delighted to present “Mississippi’s Ten Most Endangered Historic Places” Please join us for an evening reception and exhibit opening August 23, 2012 at 6pm  A special thank you … Continue reading

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Dr. Jerry Dallas to Speak at August Meeting

The Bolivar County Historical Society Invites you to attend their monthly meeting Monday, 13 August @ 6pm in the Capps Archives & Museum building.  Dr. Jerry Dallas will present the program on “Delta Cooperative Farm” The farm was a Mississippi … Continue reading

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New Exhibit Coming to the Delta State University Archives

The Ten Most Endangered exhibit is coming to the Delta State Archives in August. Two Delta properties are part of the exhibit: the Amzi Moore house and Mount Holly. Watch the BCHS page for more information on this! http://www.mississippiheritage.com/10Most2011.html

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