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Osceola in Mississippi County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Mississippi County Court House

 
 
Mississippi County Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 31, 2010
1. Mississippi County Court House Marker
Inscription. The county seat of Mississippi County, created in 1833, was located at Osceola in 1836. Since about 1900 the county has maintained another court house at Blytheville for the northern district. The county was named for the great river which flows along its eastern border.
 
Erected by Arkansas Centennial Commission and Arkansas History Commission. (Marker Number J 2.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Arkansas Centennial Commission marker series.
 
Location. 35° 42.191′ N, 89° 58.177′ W. Marker is in Osceola, Arkansas, in Mississippi County. Marker is at the intersection of West Hale Avenue and North Walnut Street (U.S. 61), on the right when traveling west on West Hale Avenue. Click for map. Located at the southwest side of the courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Osceola AR 72370, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William J. Driver (within shouting distance of this marker); Mississippi County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Veterans of Mississippi County (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Post Office Building
Mississippi County Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 31, 2010
2. Mississippi County Court House Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Coston Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Patterson Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Billy Lee Riley (within shouting distance of this marker); Jimmy "Popeye" Thomas (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Osceola.
 
Categories. Government
 
Courthouse from the West Side image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 31, 2010
3. Courthouse from the West Side
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 629 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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