Abdul-Rauf, Mahmoud (Chris Jackson)

Adams, John

Adams, Victoria Gray

Adams, William Wirt

Alcorn, James Lusk

Alexander, Margaret Walker

Allain, William A.

Allen, Jere

Allison, Mose

Alworth, Lance

Ames, Adelbert

Anderson, Walter Inglis

Andrews, Dana

Archer, Chalmers, Jr.

Atkins, Ace

Attaway, William Alexander

Audubon, John James, in Mississippi

Autobiography

Autry, James A.

Aycock, Sharion

Babbitt, Milton

Baggett, William Carter

Bailey, Thomas Lowry

Baldwin, William Edwin

Ball, Angela

Banks, Charles

Banner, David (Levell Crump)

Barber, Red

Barbour, Haley

Barbour, William Henry, Jr.

Barksdale, Ethelbert

Barksdale, Rhesa Hawkins

Barksdale, William

Barnard, Frederick A. P.

Barnes, Walter

Barnett, Ross Robert

Barry, Marion

Barthé, Richmond

Barthelme, Frederick

Barton, Lea

Bass, Rick

Bates, Gladys Noel

Beckwith, Bill

Beittel, Adam

Bell, Charles G .

Bell, James “Cool Papa”

Bellamann, Katherine

Bender, William Albert

Bennett, Lerone, Jr.

Benton, Samuel

Berry, D. C.

Berry, Modena Lowry

Best, Willie

Bevel, James

Biedenharn, Joseph

Bienville, Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne, Sieur de

Biggers, Neal B., Jr.

Bilbo, Theodore Gilmore

Billington, Johnny

Blackwell, Unita

Block, Sam

Bogan, Lucille

Bolton, Ruthie

Bongé, Dusti (Eunice Lyle Swetman)

Bonner, Sherwood (Katharine Sherwood Bonner McDowell)

Borinski, Ernst

Boswell, George

Bouldin, Jason

Bouldin, Marshall, III

Bowman, Sister Thea

Boyd, Dennis “Oil Can”

Brady, Thomas P.

Bramlett, Delaney

Brandon, Gerard Chittocque

Brandon, William Lindsay

Brantley, William Felix

Brewer, Earl Leroy

Brewer, Minnie Elizabeth

Brickell, Herschel

Brocks-Shedd, Virgia

Brooks, Owen H.

Broonzy, Big Bill

Brown, Albert Gallatin

Brown, Andrew

Brown, Larry

Brown, Little Willie

Brown, R. Jess, Carsie A. Hall, and Jack H. Young, Sr.

Brown, Willie

Brown-Wright, Flonzie (Goodloe)

Browne, Jill Connor

Bruce, Blanche K.

Brunini, Joseph

Bryant, C. C.

Bryant, Phil

Bucci, Andrew

Buffett, Jimmy

Burkitt, Benjamin Franklin

Burnett, Charles

Burnside, R. L.

Butler, Jack

Byington, Cyrus

Byrnes, Roane Fleming

Cain, Mary Dawson

Caldwell, Charles

Cameron, Ben

Cameron, Jennie Mae Quinn

Campbell, A. Boyd

Campbell, Clarice T.

Campbell, J. A. P.

Campbell, Will D.

Cannon, Gus

Canzoneri, Robert

Capers, Charlotte

Carloss, Helen

Carr, Sam (Samuel Lee McCollum)

Carter, Betty Werlein

Carter, Bo (Armenter Chatmon)

Carter, Hodding, III

Carter, Jr., Hodding

Carter, Mae Bertha

Cartwright, George

Cartwright, Samuel Adolphus

Cassity, Turner

Chalmers, James Ronald

Chamani, Miriam (Mary Robin Adams)

Chaze, Elliot

Chinn, C. O.

Claiborne, Craig

Claiborne, John F. H.

Clark, Charles

Clark, Colia Liddell LaFayett

Clark, Kate Freeman

Clark, Robert G.

Clark, Thomas Dionysius

Clay, Maude Schuyler

Clayton, Alexander

Clower, Jerry

Cobb, Charles E., Jr.

Cobb, Cully

Cobb, Joseph Beckham

Cochran, Thad

Coe, Fred

Cohn, David L.

Cohran, Kelan Philip

Colbert, George (Chooshemataha), Levi (Itawamba Mingo), and William (Tootemastubbe)

Coleman, James Plemon

Collier, Holt

Conerly, Charlie

Conner, Douglas L.

Conner, Martin Sennet

Cook, Fannye

Cooke, Sam

Cooper, Douglas Hancock

Copeland, James

Cora, Cat

Cotton, James "Superharp"

Cottrell, Elias

Courtney, Ezra

Courts, Gus

Cox, Minnie Geddings

Cox, William Harold

Crane, Florence Hedleston

Creekmore, Hubert

Crowe, Milburn James

Crowley, Mart

Crudup, Arthur “Big Boy”

Curry, Constance

Dale, Ron

Darden, Charles R.

Darden, Israel Putnam

Davis, Alexander K.

Davis, Jefferson

Davis, Joseph Robert

Davis, Reuben

Davis, Tyrone

Davis, Varina Howell

de Sauvole, Jean

de Soto, Hernando

Deal, Borden (Loyse Youth Deal)

Dean, Dizzy

Deer, White-Tailed

Dennis, David J., Sr.

Dennis, Herman D.

Derian, Patricia

Devine, Annie

Dickens, Dorothy

Diddley, Bo (Otha Ellas Bates)

Dittmer, John

Dixon, Willie

Dollarhide, Louis

Donald, Cleveland, Jr.

Donald, David Herbert

Dorsey, L. C.

Dorsey, Sarah Anne Ellis

Douglas, Ellen (Josephine Ayers Haxton)

Dow, Lorenzo

Downing, Ann

Dulaney, Burgess

Dunbar, William

Duncan, Stephen

Dunlap, William

Dupree, Marcus

East, Charles

Eastland, James O.

Edelman, Marian Wright

Edmonson, Belle

Edwards, David “Honeyboy”

Edwards, Teddy

Eggleston, William

Elder, William Henry

Ellicott, Andrew

Ellis, Powhatan

Eloby, Thomas Edward, Jr.

Elzy, Ruby Pearl

Emmerich, J. Oliver, Sr.

Espy, Mike

Ethridge, Tom

Eubanks, Ralph

Evers, Charles

Evers, Medgar Wiley

Ex parte Yerger

Falkner, William Clark

Faulkner, John Wesley Thompson (Falkner), III

Faulkner, William

Favre, Brett

Featherston, Winfield Scott

Fennelly, Beth Ann

Ferguson, Samuel Wragg

Ferris, William

Ferriss, Dave "Boo"

Finch, Charles Clifton

Folsom, David

Foote, Henry Stuart

Foote, Shelby

Ford, Charles Henri

Ford, Richard

Ford, Ruth

Fordice, Kirk

Forrest, Nathan Bedford

Franklin, C. L.

Franklin, Tom

Freeman, Morgan

French, Samuel Gibbs

Fulkerson, Horace S.

Gaines, George Strother

Gaines, Marion Viola Stark

Galloway, Charles Betts

Gandy, Evelyn

Gayoso de Lemos, Manuel

Gentry, Bobbie (Roberta Lee Streeter)

George, James Z.

Gerow, Richard

Gholson, Samuel Jameson

Gibson, Tobias

Gilchrist, Ellen

Gilley, Mickey

Gillom-Granderson, Peggie and Gillom, Jennifer

Goldberger, Joseph

Gordon, Eva L.

Govan, Daniel Chevilette

Graham, Alice Walworth

Granberry, Edwin

Grant, Ulysses S., in Mississippi

Gray, Duncan Montgomery, Jr.

Green, Martin Edward

Green, William Mercer

Greene, Percy

Greenfield, Elizabeth Taylor

Griffith, Richard

Grisham, John

Guion, John Isaac

Gunter, Sue

Guyot, Lawrence

Guyton, Arthur C.

Hains, Frank

Haise, Fred

Hall, Martha Lacy

Hamblett, Theora

Hamer, Fannie Lou

Hamilton, Mary Ann Mann

Hannah, Barry

Hardy, James D.

Hardy, William Harris

Harkey, Ira

Harkins, Greg

Harney, Richard “Hacksaw”

Harrington, Evans B.

Harris, Nathaniel Harrison

Harris, Thomas

Harris-Stewart, Lusia

Harrison, Juanita

Harrison, Pat

Harvey, Clarie Collins

Haxton, Brooks

Hayes, Randy

Haymond, Saul

Haywood, Spencer

Hazen, Elizabeth Lee

Hemphill, Jessie Mae

Henley, Beth

Henson, Jim

Herrera, Anthony

Hill, Faith (Audrey Faith Perry)

Hill, Robert Andrews

Holland, Endesha Ida Mae

Hollingsworth, William

Holmes, David

Holmes, Verner Smith

Holtzclaw, William Henry

Hooker, John Lee

House, Son (Eddie James House, Jr.)

Hovis, Guy

Howard, T. R. M.

Howard, Volney E.

Howell, Bailey

Howell, Elmo

Howlin’ Wolf (Burnett, Chester A.)

Howorth, Lucy Sommerville

Hudson, Arthur Palmer

Hudson, Winson

Hughes, Henry

Hull, Marie

Humes, H. H.

Hummer, T. R.

Humphreys, Benjamin Grubb

Hurt, “Mississippi” John

Iberville, Pierre LeMoyne, Sieur d’

Ibrahima, Abdul-Rahman

Imes, Birney

Ingraham, Joseph Holt

Ingraham, Prentiss

Isom, Sarah McGehee

Isom, Thomas Dudley

Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Jackson, Andrew

Jackson, Angela

James, Elmore

James, Skip

Jaudon, Valerie

Johnson, Aaron

Johnson, Bertha LeBranche

Johnson, Paul B., Jr.

Johnson, Paul B., Sr.

Johnson, Robert

Johnson, Tommy

Johnson, William

Johnston, Erle

Johnston, Oscar Goodbar

Jones, Casey

Jones, Charles Price

Jones, E. Fay

Jones, Grace Allen

Jones, James Earl

Jones, Laurence Clifton

Jones, Lawrence Arthur

Jordan, Winthrop D.

Kearney, Belle

Keaton, Russell

Kells, Harriet B.

Kelly, Patrick

Kennard, Clyde

Key, Al and Fred

Kimbrough, Junior

Kinard, Frank “Bruiser”

King, Albert (Albert Nelson)

King, B. B. (Riley B. King)

King, Clennon

King, Ed

Kirksey, Henry

Knight, Etheridge Jr.

Knox, Bishop

Ladd, Diane (Rose Diane Ladner)

Ladner, Dorie Ann

Ladner, Joyce Ann

Lamar, L. Q. C.

Leake, Walter

Lee, George Washington (Minister and Activist)

Lee, George Washington (Writer)

Lee, Herbert

Lee, Muna

Lee, Stephen D.

Leflore, Greenwood

Leventhal, Mel

Lewis, Furry

Logan, A. M. E.

Lomax, Alan

Lomax, John

Longino, Andrew Houston

Longstreet, Augustus Baldwin

Lott, Trent

Lovering, Amos

Lowry, Beverly

Lowry, Mark Perrin

Lowry, Robert

Lum, Ray

Lyells, Ruby Elizabeth Stutts

Lynch, Charles

Lynch, James D.

Lynch, John Roy

Lytle, Emma Knowlton

Mabus, Ray

Mallory, Arenia

Malone, Dumas

Manning, Archie

Mara, Thalia

Mars, Florence

Marschalk, Andrew

Martin, Phillip

Martin, William Thompson

Mason, Charles Harrison

Mason, Gilbert R.

Matthews, Burnita Shelton

Matthews, Joseph W.

Maxwell, John Caldwell

Mayfield, M. B.

McAllister, Deuce

McAllister, Jane

McBryde, Addie

McCarty Pottery

McCarty, Oseola

McClinton, O. B.

McCrady, John

McDew, Chuck

McDonald, James L.

McDowell, “Mississippi” Fred

McGee, Willie

McGhee, Laura

McLaurin, Anselm Joseph

McLaurin, Charles

McLean, George A.

McLemore, Leslie Burl

McLemore, Richard and Nannie Pitts McLemore

McMillen, Neil R.

McMullan, Margaret

McMurray, Lillian Shed, and Trumpet Records

McNair, Evander

McNair, Steve

McNeal, P. Sanders

McNutt, Alexander G.

McRae, John J.

McRaney, Gerald

McWillie, William

Mead, Cowles

Meredith, James

Mills, William

Milton, Little (James Milton Campbell, Jr.)

Ming, Hoyt, and His Pep Steppers

Minor, Bill

Mitchell, Jerry, Jr.

Mitchell, Margaret King

Mize, Sidney Carr

Mobley, Mary Ann

Mockbee, Samuel

Mockingbird, Northern

Mohamed, Ethel Wright

Mollison, W. E.

Moman, Zipporah Elizabeth

Monette, John Wesley

Montgomery, Benjamin Thornton

Montgomery, Isaiah Thornton

Montgomery, Sonny

Moody, Anne

Moore, Amzie

Moore, Dorothy

Morgan, Albert T.

Morgan, Berry

Morris, Willie

Moses, Bob

Mosley, Jessie Bryant

Muhammad, Curtis Hayes

Murphree, Dennis

Murray, Judith Sargent

Murrell, John

Musgrove, Ronnie

Nanih Waiya

Nash, Diane

Newman, C. B. “Buddie”

Nichols, William

Noel, Edmond Favor

Nordan, Lewis

Norman, Cora

Notaro, Tig

Nussbaum, Perry

Nye, Carrie

O'Neal, Mary Lovelace

Ogden, Florence Sillers

Ohr, George

Orr, Pauline Van de Graaf

Osborn, Mary D.

Overstreet, N. W.

Paige, Rod

Parker, Laurie

Patterson, Carolyn Bennett

Patterson, Robert “Tut”

Patton, Charley

Payton, Walter

Peacock, Willie B. Wazir

Percy, LeRoy

Percy, Walker

Percy, William Alexander

Perkins, John M.

Pettus, John Jones

Phares, David Lewis

Phillips, Martin W.

Phillips, Thomas Hal

Pigee, Vera Mae

Pillars, Eliza Farish

Pitchlynn, John

Pitchlynn, Peter Perkins

Pittman, Gail Jones

Pittman, Paul

Player, Willa B.

Plummer, Franklin E.

Plumpp, Sterling D.

Pohl, Emma Ody

Poindexter, George

Polk, James K.

Polk, Noel

Polk, Ron

Posey, Carnot

Posey, Parker

Pottery, Folk

Powell, Susie

Powers, Ridgley Ceylon

Prather, Lenore

Prentiss, Seargent S.

Presley, Elvis

Price, Leontyne

Price, Zelma Wells

Pride, Charley

Puckett, Niles Newbell

Quitman, John Anthony

Ralston, Blanche Montgomery

Ramsay, Claude E.

Rand, Clayton

Randall, Herbert

Rankin, John Elliott

Raspberry, William

Reagan, Ronald, in Mississippi

Rector, Robert

Reddix, Jacob L.

Reed, Jimmy

Reed, Julia

Revels, Hiram Rhoades

Rice, Jerry

Richards, Beah

Riley, Franklin Lafayette, Jr.

Rivers, Pearl (Eliza Jane Poitevent Holbrook Nicholson)

Nicholson, Eliza Jane Poitevent “Pearl Rivers”

Roberts, Robin

Robinson, Cleophus

Rodgers, Jimmie

Rogers, Sulton

Root, Lynn Green

Rose, Laura Martin

Rowland, Dunbar

Ruffin, Susie B.

Runnels, Hiram G.

Rush, Bobby (Emmit Ellis, Jr.)

Russell, Irwin

Rylee, Robert

Salter, John R., Jr.

Sargent, Winthrop

Satterfield, John C.

Scott, Abram M.

Scott, Ed

Scott, George “Boomer”

Sears, Claudius Wistar

Seawright, James

Seay, James

Semon, Larry

Sessions, Cliff

Sharkey, William Lewis

Sharp, Jacob Hunter

Shearer, Cynthia

Shields, William Bayard

Shirley, Aleda

Sillers, Walter, Jr.

Silver, James W.

Simmons, Earl

Simmons, J. Edgar, Jr.

Simmons, William J.

Sims, Naomi

Sinclair, Mary Craig

Skelton, Martha

Slaughter-Harvey, Constance

Smedes, Susan Dabney

Smith, Frank Ellis

Smith, Hazel Brannon

Smith, James Argyle

Smith, Orma Rinehart “Hack”

Smith, Patrick D.

Smith, Robert

Smith, Robert L. T.

Smith, Sydney McCain

Smith, Wadada Leo

Smith, Willie Mae Ford

Smylie, James

Somerville, Nellie Nugent

Speakes, Larry M.

Spencer, Elizabeth

Staples, Pops, and the Staples Singers

Starke, Peter Burwell

Stennis, John C.

Steptoe, E. W.

Stevens, Stella (Estelle Eggleston)

Still, William Grant

Stockett, Katherine

Stone, Alfred Holt

Stone, John

Stone, John Marshall

Street, James

Stringer, Emmett J.

Stuart, Marty

Stuart, Thomas C.

Sullens, Fred

Summer, Eugenia

Sumner, Cid Ricketts (Bertha Louise Ricketts)

Sydnor, Charles Sackett

Tartt, Donna

Taulbert, Clifton L.

Taylor, Mildred D.

Taylor, Sarah Mary

Thigpen, Grady

Thomas, James “Son Ford”

Thomas, Rufus

Thompson, Cleopatra

Thompson, Jacob

Till, Emmett

Till-Mobley, Mamie

Tisdale, Charles

Topp, Mildred Spurrier

Town, A. Hays

Travis, Brenda

Trethewey, Natasha

Trumpauer, Joan

Tucker, Tilghman M.

Tucker, William Feimster

Turcotte, William H.

Turnbow, Hartman

Turner, Ike

Turner, Otha

Turner, Roscoe

Tutor, Glennray

Twitty, Conway (Harold Lloyd Jenkins)

Underwood, Felix

Vaiden, Merritt Gordon

Van Dorn, Earl

Vardaman, James K.

Vaught, John

Vaux, Calvert

Veterans, Military

Wade, Margaret L.

Wailes, Benjamin L. C.

Waller, William Lowe

Walthall, Edward Cary

Ward, Jerry W. Jr.

Ward, Jesmyn

Ward, Sela

Warner, Pecolia

Waters, Muddy (McKinley Morganfield)

Watkins, Hollis

Weary, Douglas

Wells-Barnett, Ida B.

Welty, Eudora

West, Cato

White, Hugh Lawson

Whitehead, James

Whitfield, Henry Lewis

Whitfield, James

Whiting, William H. C.

Whitten, Jamie

Wicker, Roger

Wier, Sadye Hunter

Wilkinson, Claude

Williams, Ben

Williams, Joan

Williams, John Alfred

Williams, John Bell

Williams, John Sharp

Williams, Tennessee

Williams, “Big” Joe

Williamson, Sonny Boy, II (Aleck Miller)

Wilson, Cassandra

Winans, William

Winder, Sammy

Winfrey, Oprah

Wingate, Henry T.

Winter, William Forrest

Wisdom, John Minor

Witherspoon, Frances

Wolfe, Mildred Nungester

Woodward, Ellen Sullivan

Wright, Early

Wright, Fielding L.

Wright, Frank Lloyd, Houses

Wright, Richard

Wynette, Tammy (Virginia Wynette Pugh)

Yarbrough, Steve

Young, Al

Young, Billie Jean

Young, Lester

Young, Stark

Young, Thomas Jefferson

Zellner, Bob

Ziglar, Zig