10 Things You Didn’t Know About The History Of Mississippi
There are certain facts about Mississippi that are basically common knowledge. For instance, the world can thank the state for teddy bears, Barq’s root beer, and the Blues (one of the first triple threats?). And while these well-known facts are interesting, there are so many obscure details about Mississippi’s history of which many are unaware; here are 10 of them.
So, did you learn something new about our amazing state? Or are you a history buff with an interesting fact that should be added to this list? Share your thoughts/comments in the section below!
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Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.