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African-American History & Heritage

Yazoo County’s African-American History & Heritage

Browse through our listing of African-American history and heritage sites and events below.  We also offer sample itineraries and tours that can be scheduled for your group in advance.  Call us at 800-381-0662 to schedule a tour for your group, or for help with planning your trip to Yazoo.

Yazoo Legends in Radio

Yazoo Legends in Radio
Yazoo Legends in Radio
Celebrating the History of Black DJs in Yazoo County, Mississippi
Saturday, September 9, 2017
5:00 PM
at Mt. Vernon MB Church
137 W. Canal Street
Yazoo City, Mississippi

T.J. Huddleston, Sr.

T.J. Huddleston, Sr.

Henry Herschel Brickell Memorial Yazoo Literary Walkway

Henry Herschel Brickell Memorial Yazoo Literary Walkway

Yazoo Blues Trail Map

Yazoo Blues Trail Map

Oakes African-American Cultural Center

Oakes African-American Cultural Center
312 South Monroe Street
Yazoo City, Mississippi

662-746-5038 or
662-746-7984

Yazoo County African-American Heritage Tour

Yazoo County African-American Heritage Tour

Tommy McClennan

Tommy McClennan

“Gatemouth” Moore

"Gatemouth" Moore

Skip James

Skip James

Jack Owens

Jack Owens

Blue Front Cafe

Blue Front Cafe

Rudy Shields Memorial

Rudy Shields Memorial

Woodbine

Woodbine

Wash Rose Building

Wash Rose Building

Starling-Wilburn House

Starling-Wilburn House

Civil Rights March

Civil Rights March

Bethel A.M.E. Church

Bethel A.M.E. Church

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Yazoo County CVB

Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau
P.O. Box 186
110 N Jerry Clower Blvd, Suite S
Yazoo City, Mississippi 39194
Toll Free: (800) 381-0662
Phone: (662) 746-1815
Fax: (662) 746-1816

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