Mississippians

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History Of Indiana - Early Civilizations - Mississippians
... until the rise of the Fort Ancient and Mississippians around 900 AD ... The Ohio River Valley was heavily populated by the Mississippians from about 1100 to 1450 AD ... The Mississippian mounds were constructed on a grander scale than the mounds built by the Hopewells ...
Economy Of Mississippi - Demographics - Ethnic Makeup and Ancestry
... Many Mississippians of English and Scottish stock self-identify simply as American because their families have been in North America for so long, in many cases ... In the 1980 census 656,371 Mississippians out of a total of 1,946,775 claimed to be of English ancestry, making them 38% of the state at the time ... the Civil War until the 1930s, African Americans made up a majority of Mississippians ...
Mississippi Civil Rights Workers' Murders - Background
... the Mississippi establishment, and white Mississippian society responded with open hostility ... Bombings, murders, vandalism, and intimidation were tactics used to discourage colored Mississippians along with their Northern supporters ... As the summer of 1964 approached, white Mississippians prepared themselves for what they perceived as an invasion from the north ...
Mississippi - Demographics - Ethnic Makeup and Ancestry
... Many Mississippians of English and Scottish stock self-identify simply as American because their families have been in North America for so long, in many cases since the late 18th ... In the 1980 census 656,371 Mississippians out of a total of 1,946,775 claimed to be of English ancestry, making them 38% of the state at the time ... until the 1930s, African Americans made up a majority of Mississippians ...
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee - Voting Rights
... Ballot, a parallel election in which black Mississippians came out to show their willingness to vote — a right they had been denied for decades, despite the provisions of the Fifteenth Amendment to ... SNCC organized black Mississippians to register to vote, almost always without success ... In the process the FBI also found corpses of several other missing black Mississippians, whose disappearances had not attracted public attention outside the Delta ...