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“Mississippi’s Most Unlikely Hero: Press Coverage of Ulysses S. Grant, 1863-1885”

Article by Susannah J. Ural, Ph.D. in The Journal of Mississippi History, Spring/Summer 2018. Special Issue on Ulysses S. Grant. In this article, “Mississippi’s Most Unlikely Hero,” Ural offers her analysis of Mississippi press coverage of Ulysses S. Grant during … Continue reading

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“Exploring Mississippi Experiences during the U.S. Civil War and Reconstruction” β€” Blog post for USM’s Dale Center for the Study of War & Society

In the summer of 1865, W. T. Rowland of Tippah County, Mississippi, contacted his governor with a complaint. β€œAt the Commencement of the late rebelion [sic], a few of us remained true to the Old Government . . . [and] … Continue reading

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