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Sandersville, MS Pictorial (Limited)

Sandersville, MS Pictorial (Limited)

Compiled by Author Jimmy Dean Robinson, Sr., this pictorial history of Sandersville, Mississippi covers everything from kids making "flying Jenny's" to obituaries. The twenty-five or more chapters included in the book contain information on entertainment, military history, the Pony... more

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  • ISBN 9781563119613
  • Imprint Turner
  • Category History

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Overview

Compiled by Author Jimmy Dean Robinson, Sr., this pictorial history of Sandersville, Mississippi covers everything from kids making "flying Jenny's" to obituaries. The twenty-five or more chapters included in the book contain information on entertainment, military history, the Pony Express, the town marshals of Sandersville; logging in the Piney Woods in the early 1900's and black history in Sandersville. Also included in the chapters on Sandersville's early years, the Wallace family, the Sanders family, Sandersville Physicians and Sandersville Clinic, area citizens of Sandersville from 1969-1970, area churches and schools, Sandersville city government, the postmasters of Sandersville, etc. Information on the railroads, trains, towns, hobos and Kilroy, railroad station agents, the Choctaw Indians, hotels in Sandersville, the Masonic Lodge, and Women's Club are contained in the book. Cemetery records and census data are also included for the reader. The book, in so far as feasible, follows a time line from the early days of the Sandersville area of Mississippi to the present, providing the reader with much useful information; thus bringing to life the history of Sandersville, Mississippi.