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Winona in Montgomery County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Jefferson Davis Memorial Highway

 
 
Jefferson Davis Memorial Highway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 18, 2015
1. Jefferson Davis Memorial Highway Marker
Inscription. Created by Congress in 1913, the highway in Mississippi follows U.S. 51, 49, & 90. Its central route runs from Fairview, Ky., Davis' birthplace, to Beauvior, his last home at Biloxi.
 
Erected 1987 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 33° 29.256′ N, 89° 44.167′ W. Marker is in Winona, Mississippi, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of North Applegate Street (U.S. 51) and Middleton Road, on the right when traveling south on North Applegate Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 North Applegate Street, Winona MS 38967, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Roebuck "Pops" Staples (approx. mile away); Winona Confederate Monument (approx. half a mile away); Montgomery County Confederate Monument (approx. half a mile away); Ensign William Devotie Billingsley (approx. 0.6 miles away); The "Final Spike" (approx. 0.6 miles away); Kilmichael: B.B. King's Roots
Marker across from Winona Career & Technical Center. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 18, 2015
2. Marker across from Winona Career & Technical Center.
(approx. 10.1 miles away); Camp McCain (approx. 14.1 miles away); 94th Infantry Division (approx. 14.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Winona.
 
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The view north on U.S. 51. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 18, 2015
3. The view north on U.S. 51.
Looking south on U.S. Highway 51. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 18, 2015
4. Looking south on U.S. Highway 51.
Jefferson Davis image. Click for full size.
By Public Domain
5. Jefferson Davis
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 18 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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