The History of Mississippi's State Flag

Today, Mississippi’s flag represents the last official state flag in the United States containing the Confederate battle flag. In light of escalating debates over the contemporary relevance of Confederate symbols and historical memory, the Mississippi state flag remains a controversial topic.

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Stephanie R. Rolph
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http://www.mshistorynow.mdah.ms.gov/articles/419/the-history-of-mississippi%27s-state-flag