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Isaiah T. Montgomery “Bed & Breakfast” in Mound Bayou

Exciting news from over on Preservation in Mississippi–the announcement that the Mississippi Department of Archives and History has awarded a grant in the amount of $12,000 for use on the I T Montgomery house.  I first laid eyes on this … Continue reading

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125th Anniversary Celebration for Founding of Mound Bayou

Founded by former slaves I. T. Montgomery, Benjamin Green, and other progressive pioneers on July 12, 1887, Mound Bayou will celebrate its 125th birthday July 8-14, 2012.  We invite you, your family, former Mound Bayouians–and the entire state of Mississippi–to … Continue reading

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