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Fire Fiend Takes Two Historic Buildings in Port Gibson

According to the Natchez Democrat:

An abandoned service station and former hotel building were destroyed in the fire, the dispatcher said. The building was once reportedly home to the African-American entertainers of the Rabbit Foot Minstrels, which have a Mississippi Blues Trail marker at the building’s location.

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i spent nearly the entire day filled with addresses and distances and points of interest between 2 points. I can be obsessive compulsive in the way I plan vacations. 300 more words

Daycation: Port Gibson, Mississippi

As a native of small town Mississippi, it gets tempting to dream of big cities, bright lights, and year-round entertainment. What I have learned, though, is that if you just stop and look around, you can find a wealth of history, entertainment, and enough good food to last you a life time. 1,291 more words


Port Gibson, Mississippi: “Too beautiful to burn”

I’ve been trying to post these photos for over a week, but I’ve been insanely busy during the day—I’ve been staying late at work and I came in for a few hours on Sunday—and almost as much so when I get home. 202 more words


Canal Zones 3

In a previous post, I mentioned I was very subjectively dividing the canal into zones from west to east, and I continue that here, and this post is the most personal.   410 more words