Newton in Newton County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1966 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 19.178′ N, 89° 9.797′ W. Marker is in Newton, Mississippi, in Newton County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street and East First Street, on the right when traveling north on South Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 102 East First Street, Newton MS 39345, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grierson's Raid (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Doolittle C.S.A. Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Sherman at Decatur (approx. 8.8 miles away); Medgar Evers (approx. 8.8 miles away).
Categories. • Science & Medicine • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 467 times since then and 17 times this year. Last updated on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. Photos: 1. submitted on , by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. 2. 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.