Greenville in Washington County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
The Magnolia State
Erected 1952 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 33° 23.048′ N, 91° 4.024′ W. Marker is in Greenville, Mississippi, in Washington County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of U.S. 82 and West Reed Road. Click for map. Marker is located at the Washington County Welcome Center. Entrance is about 500 feet south of the U.S. 82 & Reed Road intersection on U.S. 82. Marker is in this post office area: Greenville MS 38701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Remnant of Original Greenville - Lake Village Bridge (a few steps from this marker); Pvt. Robert T. (Bobby) Henry (approx. one mile away); Greenville Trolley System (approx. 1.8 miles away); Greenville's Writers (approx. 1.8 miles away); First National Bank Building (approx. Where Main Street Meets the River (approx. 1.9 miles away); NRP Building (approx. 1.9 miles away); David "Honey Boy" Edwards (approx. 1.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Greenville.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the History of Mississippi. (Submitted on October 21, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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