Blues on My Mind

Parchman Farm: The Mississippi State Penitentiary

September 21, 2019 Julia B Simon Season 5 Episode 16
Blues on My Mind
Parchman Farm: The Mississippi State Penitentiary
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Blues on My Mind
Parchman Farm: The Mississippi State Penitentiary
Sep 21, 2019 Season 5 Episode 16
Julia B Simon

What is Parchman Farm? How did the state of Mississippi get into the business of sharecropping? Explore these questions in Bukka White's "Parchman Farm Blues."

Show Notes

What is Parchman Farm? How did the state of Mississippi get into the business of sharecropping? Explore these questions in Bukka White's "Parchman Farm Blues."