Most People Have Never Seen These 17 Photos Taken During WWII In Mississippi
With the beginning of World War II, the daily lives of people everywhere changed significantly, Mississippians included. Rationing, a shift in the workforce, and the state’s reliance on the agricultural industry were just a few of the social and economic adjustments that were brought on by the war. The years 1939 through 1945 are arguably the most important period of the 20th century; here are 17 photos of Mississippi during that momentous time.
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An interesting view of the state’s past, to say the least. What’d you think? Have any pictures of your own? Share your thoughts/photos below!
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.
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