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Pass Christian in Harrison County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Declaration of Independence

 
 
Declaration of Independence Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
1. Declaration of Independence Marker
Inscription.
Adopted by the
Continental Congress in Philadelphia
on July, 4, 1776
The 13 Original Colonies were Massachusetts,
Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire,
New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania,
Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North
Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia.

 
Erected 1976 by the Bicentennial Committee of Pass Christian, Mississippi.
 
Location. 30° 19.032′ N, 89° 14.391′ W. Marker is in Pass Christian, Mississippi, in Harrison County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East Scenic Drive and Fleitas Avenue. Click for map. Located within War Memorial Park along sidewalk. Marker is at or near this postal address: 103 Fleitas Avenue, Pass Christian MS 39571, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Star Spangled Banner (a few steps from this marker); Independence Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The Liberty Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); The Flag of the United States of America (within shouting distance of this marker); Constitution of the United States of America
Declaration of Independence Marker Monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
2. Declaration of Independence Marker Monument
(within shouting distance of this marker); Blues & Jazz in the Pass (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Saucier-Bidwell-Pratt House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Scenic Drive Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pass Christian.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article - United States Declaration of Independence. (Submitted on February 27, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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Monument is at far right of photo. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
3. Monument is at far right of photo.
War Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
4. War Memorial Park
The Declaration of Independence image. Click for full size.
By Public Domain
5. The Declaration of Independence
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 205 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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