Series
Mississippi Roads
Contributing Organization
Mississippi Public Broadcasting (Jackson, Mississippi)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/60-7312jthk
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Description
This episode focuses on sites in Taylorsville, Mississippi. Host Walter Grayson talks about musician Mac McAnally and his inspirations that stem from Mississippi. Grayson also tours the Cutrer Mansion and its connection to playwright Tennessee Williams. The Cutrer Mansion has passed through several hands and became a historic preservation project after it needed to be renovated. The host then discusses the Mississippi railroads and how they have shaped Mississippi towns, specifically Jasper County, which voted to not have railroad tracks cut through towns. Lastly, the host tours structures in Wilkinson County, that contains the oldest buildings in Mississippi.
Mississippi Roads is a magazine showcasing Mississippi's unique landmarks, culture, and history.
Genres
Magazine
Topics
History
Local Communities
Rights
Copyright MAET 1999
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
0:28:36
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Credits
Host: Grayson, Walter
AAPB Contributor Holdings
Mississippi Public Broadcasting
Identifier: MPB 750 (MPB)
Format: Betacam Digital (Digi Beta)
Generation: Master
Duration: 0:28:36
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Citations
Chicago: “Mississippi Roads,” Mississippi Public Broadcasting, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed December 16, 2018, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_60-7312jthk.
MLA: “Mississippi Roads.” Mississippi Public Broadcasting, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. December 16, 2018. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_60-7312jthk>.
APA: Mississippi Roads. Boston, MA: Mississippi Public Broadcasting, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_60-7312jthk