Tallahatchie Flats is a conglomeration of old share cropping shacks moved to this location just outside of Greenwood. One of Robert Johnson's graves is just down the road.
We stayed in this cabin relocated from the Palo Alto Plantation.
As mentioned in a previous post, the Riverside Hotel in Clarksdale is a blues mecca. A who's who of blues (along with other notables such as Martin Luther King, Jr.) stayed or lived here. We were guests in the Mavis Staples room.
"Rat" . . . the proprietor of Riverside.
Following a car accident, Bessie Smith died in this room of the G.T. Thomas Hospital . . . long before it became a hotel.