Skip to main content

Mississippi Delta (Archives): Home

Mississippi Delta

The Mississippi Delta is a distinctive geographical and cultural region in the northwestern part of the state.  It comprises all or parts of the following counties:  Bolivar, Carroll, Coahoma, DeSoto, Holmes, Humphreys, Issaquena, Leflore, Panola, Quitman, Sharkey, Sunflower, Tallahatchie, Tunica, Warren, Washington, and Yazoo.

Mississippi Delta:  Manuscript Collections describes collections possessing relevant material.

Mississippi Delta:  Primary Source Publications lists cataloged holdings with first-hand accounts, contemporary reports, or data.

Mississippi Delta:  Secondary Source Publications contains histories and studies of the region.

Departmental Information

Archives and Special Collections
PO Box 1848
University, MS 38677
3rd floor of the J.D. Williams Library

Phone: 662-915-7408
Fax: 662-915-5734
Email: archivesdept@olemiss.edu 

Open Monday through Friday 8am - 5pm (except holidays)
Ask Special Collections