Washington State Flag Plaza of the States Fire Font of Unity Utah State Flag

Mississippi State Honor Day, September 5, 1962, Seattle World's Fair

It looks like Miss Mississippi and Mississippi Gov. Ross Rarnett.

Exclusive photo from Greater Seattle News Bureau.
Photo by Forde Photographers

Host Governor Albert D. Rosellini was missing from this photo as Miss Mississippi waved to the photographer and Mississippi Governor Ross Barnett was looking on at the Plaza of States and Mississippi Honor Day on September 6, 1962, at the Seattle World's Fair.



Virginia State Plaque from the Century 21 Plaza of the States, Seattle

The printed information card mounted at the base of each state's flag pole.

Mississippi State Day Commemorative Cover

The State of Mississippi was honored by the World's Fair Post Office on their State Day of September 6, 1962.





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