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Friday, October 31, 2014

A Sense of Place

North Mississippi: The land of the Chickasaw

Historian Jack Mayfield begins a series of articles about the true first natives of North Mississippi. (March 8, 2013, Page 2B)

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    Swedish home designer makes mark in Oxford

    Several of Oxford’s older, historic homes were designed by Swedish designer and master craftsman Gustav M. Torgerson. (March 1, 2013, Page 3B)

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      A bridge between black and white communities

      Jack Mayfield dedicates this month’s column to the memory of the late Leonard Thompson who made a profound impact on the black community. (February 15, 2013, Page 2B)

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        UM History class partners with the Burns Belfry

        A University of Mississippi history class is partnering with the Burns Belfry committee to bring light to Lafayette County’s black history. (February 8, 2013, Page 2B)

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          Lamar arrives in London after 3 months of travel

          It took L.Q.C. Lamar three months to get from Oxford to London in 1862 when he went to serve as a delegate overseas. (January 25, 2013, Page 2B)

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            Col. L.Q.C. Lamar and his Confederate commission to Europe

            Historian and columnist Jack Mayfield writes this week about Lamar’s time in the Civil War and his following appointment as a diplomat overseas. (January 18, 2013, Page 2B)

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              ‘Old Tarantula’ and the observation balloon

              Hot air balloons were often used during the Civil War to getting a birds-eye view on the other side. (January 11, 2013, Page 2B)

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                Rebels make 34th bowl appearance this weekend

                Columnist Jack Mayfield takes us back through the Rebels history with bowl games. (January 4, 2013, Page 3B)

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                  Family Bible’s return unites descendants of opposing foes

                  Historian Jack Mayfield tells us the story of the return of a Civil War-era family Bible. (December 28, 2012, Page 2B)

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                    Gen. Grant takes his men and leaves Oxford

                    Historian Jack Mayfield continues his series on the occupation of Oxford during the Civil War. (December 21, 2012, Page 3B)

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