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Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Old Natchez District

 
 
Old Natchez District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jeff Lovorn, August 27, 2011
1. Old Natchez District Marker
Inscription. Ceded by Choctaws & Chickasaws in Fort Adams Treaty, 1801, confirming earlier British treaty. Contained most of present Warren, Jefferson, Claiborne, Adams, Franklin, Wilkinson & Amite counties.
 
Erected 1952 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 32° 21.108′ N, 90° 52.723′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of Grove Street and Cherry Street, on the right when traveling north on Grove Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vicksburg MS 39183, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. South Central Bell (here, next to this marker); Vicksburg (within shouting distance of this marker); Mississippi Dental Association (within shouting distance of this marker); Planters' Hall (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); 61 Highway (approx. 0.2 miles away); Balfour House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Debate and Decision (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pemberton Headquarters (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Vicksburg.
 
Also see . . .
Old Natchez District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cleo Robertson, March 8, 2014
2. Old Natchez District Marker
On the grounds of the Old Warren County Court House Museum.

1. Mississippi History Now: B.L.C.Wailes, the Natchez District, and the Mississippi Historical Society. Article by John D. W. Guice (Dec 2010) (Submitted on March 9, 2014, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.) 

2. LSU: A Settlement of Great Consequence - The Development of the Natchez District 1763-1860. Thesis written by Lee Davis Smith (Aug 2004) (Submitted on March 9, 2014, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.) 

3. Wikipedia: Natchez District. (Submitted on March 9, 2014, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.)
 
Categories. AnthropologyExplorationNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Old Natchez District & South Central Bell Markers image. Click for full size.
By Cleo Robertson, March 8, 2014
3. Old Natchez District & South Central Bell Markers
Both markers are located on the south slope of the Old Court House Museum.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 479 times since then and 18 times this year. Last updated on , by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi.   2, 3. submitted on , by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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