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.
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