- a city in W central Mississippi.
- a river flowing SW from N Mississippi into the Mississippi River at Vicksburg. 188 miles (303 km) long.
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But for African Americans, who significantly outnumbered whites in Yazoo County, it was, obviously, very bad indeed.Is Haley Barbour a Racist?
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Such was the status of the Yazoo land claims when Jefferson became President.Union and Democracy
In electing the new Legislature, the only issue was Yazoo and anti-Yazoo.
No boundary can now be fixed to the region then known as the Yazoo country.
The little house at the foot of Yazoo Street belonged to the widow.Sundry Accounts
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Our route, in the main, was down the valley of the Yazoo river.