As the richest cotton growing area in the United States before the Civil War, the Mississippi Delta was home to half the country’s millionaires and thousands of enslaved people with ties all over America. Discover the history of the area, the types of records kept between Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennessee, and tips for success in researching New England, immigrant, emigrant, enslaved, and free people of color ancestors in the region.
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