“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Dockery, Mississippi

Clickable Map of Sunflower County, Mississippi and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Sunflower County, MS (28) Bolivar County, MS (52) Coahoma County, MS (41) Humphreys County, MS (8) Leflore County, MS (34) Tallahatchie County, MS (16) Washington County, MS (72)  SunflowerCounty(28) Sunflower County (28)  BolivarCounty(52) Bolivar County (52)  CoahomaCounty(41) Coahoma County (41)  HumphreysCounty(8) Humphreys County (8)  LefloreCounty(34) Leflore County (34)  TallahatchieCounty(16) Tallahatchie County (16)  WashingtonCounty(72) Washington County (72)
Indianola is the county seat for Sunflower County
Dockery is in Sunflower County
      Sunflower County (28)  
      Bolivar County (52)  
      Coahoma County (41)  
      Humphreys County (8)  
      Leflore County (34)  
      Tallahatchie County (16)  
      Washington County (72)  
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1 Mississippi, Sunflower County, Dockery — 37 — Birthplace of the Blues?
The precise origins of the blues are lost to time, but one of the primal centers for the music in Mississippi was Dockery Farms. For nearly three decades the plantation was intermittently the home of Charley Patton (c. 1891–1934), the most important . . . Map (db m174017) HM
2 Mississippi, Sunflower County, Dockery — Dockery Plantation
Established by Will Dockery in 1895 and operated 1937-1982 by Joe Rice Dockery. Included a post office, commissary, and cotton gin. The plantation once employed Charley Patton, a legendary blues musician, who inspired such greats as Muddy Waters, . . . Map (db m160394) HM
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Feb. 25, 2024