Tupelo in Lee County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Natchez Trace at Lee County
Presented to the City of Tupelo and the County of Lee by the Mississippi Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Nov. 19, 1914.
Erected 1914 by Mississippi Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Natchez Trace marker series.
Location. 34° 18.247′ N, 88° 43.462′ W. Marker is in Tupelo, Mississippi, in Lee County. Marker can be reached from Natchez Trace Parkway (at milepost 263.9) north of U.S. 78. Click for map. Marker is located at the Old Town Overlook turnoff from the Natchez Trace Parkway. Marker is in this post office area: Tupelo MS 38804, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Old Town Creek (a few steps from this marker); Chickasaw Village Site (approx. 2 miles away); The Younger Cabin / Confederate Headquarters (approx. 3.3 miles away); Tupelo Confederate Soldiers Monument (approx. 3.3 miles away); Battle of Tupelo (approx. 3.4 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Tupelo (approx. 3.4 miles away); Elvis Presley and Tupelo (approx. 3.5 miles away); Shake Rag Community (approx. 3.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tupelo.
Also see . . . Natchez Trace. Official National Park Service website. (Submitted on June 28, 2015.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 266 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on September 9, 2016.