Canton Multicultural Center and Museum

The Canton Multicultural Center & Museum is a celebration of the diverse cultures and contributions of the citizens of Canton and Madison County to the history of the city, state, and nation. The permanent exhibit focuses on the history, family life, business and community life of African Americans and recounts their struggle for civil rights. The museum features an interactive video kiosk and large, eight-panel graphic displays spot- lighting Early Struggles, Agricultural, Business Success, School Days, Voting Victories, Freedom Triumphs, Community Spirit, and Family Ties.

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http://www.cantontourism.com

Susan Orr-Koplfer’s, “Where Rebels Roost.”

http://www.visitmississippi.net