American Homeplace

A documentary project revealing the Mississippi of Today set against the backdrop of the 1970’s.

London Daily Mail ~ Forgotten world of Mississippi's hill country unearthed in photos taken 40 years ago


"Michael Ford Mississippi Collection captures America's rural backwaters" I was amazed how much these images seem to touch people. Read more

New York Times Lens Blog ~ Michael Ford's Homplace


The very nice article written by Susana Raab. Susana is a wonderful photographer.  Enjoy her work. We met while working on a Smithsonian project in historic Anacostia. Read more