Mississippi: A Thread Through Time

Jimmie Rodgers

Special | 1m | Video has closed captioning.

Jimmie Rodgers was born in Pine Springs, Mississippi in 1897. At 13 he went to work for the railroad, where he learned to play guitar, heard music from different traditions, and heard tales from men who rode the rails.

Aired: 05/21/17

Rating: NR

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Mississippi: A Thread Through Time is a local public television program presented by MPB.