Delta State University is gearing up for the 18th annual Sammy O. Cranford Memorial History Lecture on April 27 at 7 p.m. in Jobe Hall Auditorium. This year's lecturer is Dr. Alecia Long from Louisiana State University.
As emancipation unfolded in the wartime Union, Chief Justice Roger B. Taney’s decision in the Dred Scott case of 1857 always lurked in the background. But soon Taney himself became the issue. More than anyone else, the
Delta State’s Division of Social Sciences and History is gearing up for the 17th annual Sammy O. Cranford Memorial History Lecture on April 3 at 7 p.m. in Jobe Hall Auditorium. Tim Huebner of Rhodes College is this