Mississippi

Mississippi chronology Mexican workers are recruited to Lumberton. Thousands of Mexicans pick cotton in the Mississippi Delta. Priests observe that all plantations in the Clarksdale area have Mexican workers. Gunnison …

Kentucky

chronology 1780s Western Kentuckians move across the Mississippi River into Spanish Louisiana. 1787-1797 Spanish officials in New Orleans plot to detach Kentucky from the United States and to align it …