Near Jackson in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1993 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 28.061′ N, 90° 17.326′ W. Marker is near Jackson, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 49 8.8 miles north of Interstate 220, in the median. Click for map. Marker is located in the median at the public "Capers, Blake, Scales" roadside rest stop. Marker is at or near this postal address: 13831 US Highway 49, Jackson MS 39209, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Osburn Stand (approx. 5.8 miles away); Choctaw Agency (approx. 8.3 miles away); Indian Trading Post (approx. 8.4 miles away); Cowles Mead Cemetery (approx. 8.6 miles away); Malaco Records (approx. 8.6 miles away); Charles Caldwell Assassination (approx. 9.1 miles away); Tanglewood (approx. 9.2 miles away); Clinton Cemetery (approx. 9.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Jackson.
More about this marker. Open to the public daily dawn to dusk, free of charge.
Also see . . . National Park Service article. (Submitted on September 18, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Anthropology • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 294 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.