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Download PDF by Judith Coleman Flowers: Clarksdale and Coahoma County (Images of America)

By Judith Coleman Flowers

ISBN-10: 1467115827

ISBN-13: 9781467115827

ISBN-10: 153169764X

ISBN-13: 9781531697648

Settlers got here to Clarksdale and Coahoma County with goals of possessing land and development a destiny. a few obtained small plots to construct a cabin and carve out a residing, whereas others accumulated huge acreages of the main fertile soil on the earth. they discovered approximately impenetrable forests and cane breaks and have been faced with insufferable hardships as they tried to tame the land. With perseverance and the exertions of African american citizens utilizing oxen, mules, and crude instruments, Coahoma County made Clarksdale the �Golden Buckle at the Cotton Belt.� From this exertions a phenomenon has enveloped town, and the protection of the historical past and traditions of Delta blues has made Clarksdale a global vacation spot for these looking for the genuine roots of blues music.

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