National Geographic : 1937 Sep
THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE MISSISSIPPI'S STATEHOUSE RISES ON A MAN-MADE CAPITOL HILL The penitentiary which occupied this Jackson site was so solidly built that it was easier to fill in and erect the new structure on top the mound. Completed in 1902, the domed edifice, resembling the U. S. Capitol, supplanted the Old Capitol of 1839, which still houses many State offices (Plate VIII). SEVEN FISH IN THE CITY OF Dufaycolor Phot SEVEN FLAGS Biloxi cans shrimps and oysters, and also is a center of commercial and sport fishing. On the line are: channel bass, or red drum; speckled sea trout, or weakfish; spotted brown grouper; Spanish mackerel; sheepshead; brown grouper, and red snapper.