Orig. pub. Atlanta 1907. Reprinted 1976. The setAvailable by volume. Item #106
This comprehensive history of Mississippi was compiled by Dunbar Rowland, director of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History, from original sources and documents in the Archives. Volumes I and II are historical volumes arranged in cyclopedic form. Volume III contains comtemporary biography with approximately 900 biographies and over 500 photographs of individuals important in Mississippi around the turn of the century. Volume IV is a supplementary volume containing personal sketches of representative Mississippians along with approximately 25 photographs.