• Mississippi River from the Bluffs of Natchez

    Natchez

    National Historical Park Mississippi

People

Meet the McMurrans of Melrose

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The Barber of Natchez

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Did You Know?

American free blacks

During the antebellum period, Natchez Mississippi was the home of over two hundred and fifty free blacks. The largest number of free blacks lived in New Orleans and numbered over two thousand.