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Mississippi: A Thread Through Time

The New Capitol

In 1900 the Mississippi Legislature decided a new capitol building was needed.

The New Capitol

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Mississippi: A Thread Through Time

Heart Transplant

In 1964, the first successful heart transplant into a human was performed in Mississippi.

Heart Transplant

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Mississippi: A Thread Through Time

Football

Mississippi has the most players per capita in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Football

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Mississippi: A Thread Through Time

Secession

On January 9th, 1861, delegates to Mississippi's Secession Convention voted to secede.

Secession

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Mississippi: A Thread Through Time

Cultural Diversity

Mississippi has a rich history of cultural diversity.

Cultural Diversity