Dancehalls in Tensas Parish

Pythian Hall

Newspaper item about Bud Scott dance following a game between the Waterproof and Red Lick, Mississippi baseball teams: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn87090131/1916-09-01/ed-1/seq-9/

Masonic Hall

Masonic Hall

Newspaper item about dance, 1896: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn87090131/1896-09-25/ed-1/seq-3/ : Newspaper item about kid’s dance lessons, 1912: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn87090131/1912-06-07/ed-1/seq-5/ : Advertisement in March 25, 1917: Tensas Gazette for dance after the last performance of “The Crisis” play at the St. Joseph Electric Theatre on Thursd ...[Read More]

Waterproof

Waterproof

Newspaper item mentions dance: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn87090131/1921-08-05/ed-1/seq-3/

Grange Hall

Grange Hall

Newspaper mention of 1916 dance with music by Newellton String Band: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn87090131/1916-01-08/ed-1/seq-2/

Murdoch Hall

Murdoch Hall

Newspaper mention about dance held after baseball game, 1913: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn87090131/1913-07-04/ed-1/seq-4/ : 1914 : http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn87090131/1914-02-06/ed-1/seq-5/ : Newspaper article about a Bud Scott dance with cars lining road, 1917: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn87090131/1917-05-18/ed-1/seq-7/