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Original files are housed in the John Marshall Stone Research Library
Tishomingo County Archives & History Museum
203 East Quitman Street
Iuka, MS 38852
Phone: 662-423-3500

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1936 African-American Occupations and Organizations

(Source: Misc. records)

School Teachers: Moses Mitchell, Morgan Thompson, Porter Parker, W.W. Davis, Ben Nelson, Henry B. Perkins, Sallie Coman, Beatrice Hill, Rosana Mann, Eva Ford, Reba Mann, Tilman, Arlota Turner, Lottie Clements, Pearl Clements, Annie Dilworth, Bettie Jones, Clara Hinds, Hattie Thompson, Reba Mitchell, Maybell Clements, Gertrude Mann, Mary Wilson.

Music Teachers: Evia Baily, Incy Dixon, Charlotte Jones, Silva Jones, Lou Ethel Lenard.

Schools: Burnsville, Burnt Mills, Carters Branch, Cartersville, Hopewell, Iuka.

Doctors: Dr. Noland, Dr. Alex Settlers.

Merchants: Dimbe Bonds, Harry and Homer Jones, Horrace Harris, Charley Clement, W.W. Davis, Billy Moody, "Barb ra", George Armstrong, Charles Dilworth. Pressing shop, F.V. Thompson; Brick Masons, Edd Walker, Jeff Leatherwood.

Carpenter: Joe M. Walker

Fortune Tellers: Blind Tom Mitchell, Ann Haley

Hair Dresser: Eva Ford

Farmers: Charlie Clement, Alex Burgess, Dean Family, Hodge Family, Robert Thompson and Dove, Dan Delany, Sam Clifton, Jim Beecham, Tiney Thompson.

Churches: Belmont, Carters Branch, Cartersville, Iuka (3), Macedonia, Tishomingo

Preachers: Baptist - Edd Walker, J.G. Thompson, Rich Hill, Andy Smith, Richard Lee, J. Winbush, Rev. Coman, Rev. Norcross, Aaron Troupe; Methodist - Will Carter, J.W. Morrison, Tiner Long, Horrace Harris, Alex Setters.



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