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Delta State hosts heritage tour for Mississippi Geographic Alliance participants

By July 2, 2009General


The Delta State University Delta Center for Culture and Learning recently presented a heritage tour for the Mississippi Geographic Alliance.  Participants came from across the state, and several experienced the Delta for the first time. 
Tour highlights included Dockery Farms, the grave of Fannie Lou Hamer, the Drew Rosenwald School, Mound Bayou, and Po’ Monkey’s Lounge in Merigold, along with stops on the Mississippi Blues Heritage Trail.