"We Cannot Walk Alone:" Images and History of the African-American Community.
Lafayette County, Mississippi. An "Open Doors Exhibition." April through August 2003.






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Susie Marshall
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"Susie Marshall served over 41 years, from 1937 to 1978, as an educator in Oxford and Lafayette County. She was a Jeanne Supervisor for 26 African-American Lafayette schools from 1952 to 1964. She graduated from Rust College in elementary education in 1952 and received a Masters Degree from the University of Mississippi in 1972. She served on the Oxford Housing Authority. She has been a member of Second Baptist Church and has taught Sunday School for over 40 years and a choir member for 60 years. In addition, she has been active in the Oxford Development Association and the Retired Teachers Association as well as the Retired Senior Volunteer Program."

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Susie Marshall. 1962. Photographer Unknown.

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