Memphis Photos   Famous Blues Musicians Graves  Delta Rural and Townscapes

              Beale St

 Elmore James

NW Mississippi
Other Memphis Landmarks 

 Robert Johnson Graves

Clarksdale Blues (part 1)
      Memphis Freeways

 Robert Johnson Birthplace Memorial 

Clarksdale Businesses (part 2) 

  Junior Kimbrough

Clarksdale Black (part 3)

 Albert King 

Central Mississippi Delta

Mississippi Fred McDowell


Memphis Minnie


Charlie Patton


  Muddy Watters' Delta Home


 Sonny Boy Williamson

 Fariah St. (Jackson)

South Delta 

I have been afford the oppertunity on several occasions to combine my hobbies of travel, photography, listening to blues music and from it I've created this set of pages you're about to see. I hope you will enjoy it as much as I've enjoyed putting this together.

Other Links of Note

Highway Pages

Mississippi Meanderings - Adam Froehlig (Adam collects photographs of Mississippi highways and has several handfuls of photos from me on his site)

I-69 - Proposed interstate that would go through the Mississippi Delta along it's way from Texas to Memphis to Indianapolis

Steve Alpert/Michael Summa Road Photos (circa 1984)

Mississippi route endings - Robert Lee

(Delta) Blues Related Pages

Columbus Blues Alliance - Where it all started for me and the blues

Trail of the Hellhound - National Park Service guided trip from Memphis to Mississippi to Louisiana

Mississippi Blues Trail - Mississippi Blues Commission interactive website pertaining to the music and geography of the Delta

Visit the Delta - Official State of Mississippi online travelguide to the Delta

The Blue Highway - An all purpose Blues music page with writings, message boards, music, and links

Delta Center for Culture and Learning - Located at Delta St. University, pertains to blues and other items related to the Mississippi River.

Cathead Delta Blues & Folk Art - Located in Clarksdale. Has up to date gig/musician list for Clarksdale and you can find a bunch of cool stuff there!

Brandy Kayzakian-Rowe Photography - Mississippi Landscapes, Memphis citiscapes, and blues musicians all photographed by her.

Don Buroker's Photo Gallery - Blues graves, and concert photos

The Blues Cruisers - Someone else who has done a Delta blues roadtrip (more blues than highway photos than in my collection)

French tour of the Blues - You can follow the photos and links, but the text is in French.

Triple Threat Blues Band's Library - Of interest here are exerpts about W.C Handy (augmented by several of my photos), Robert Johnson, and Big Joe Williams

Guide Books

Blues Traveling - Steve Cheseborough

The Blues Highway - Richard Knight

Juke Joint (Photographs) - Birney Imes

(Lonely Planet) Blues & BBQ - Tom Downs

Page created on January 14, 2004/last updated on February 23, 2007

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