Starkville in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2013 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 33° 27.254′ N, 88° 49.309′ W. Marker is in Starkville, Mississippi, in Oktibbeha County. Marker is at the intersection of Louisville Street and Route 12, on the right when traveling north on Louisville Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 220 MS-12, Starkville MS 39759, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. W.H. "Corn Club" Smith (about 600 feet away, Louisville Street Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Greensboro Street Historic District (approx. half a mile away); Overstreet School District (approx. 0.6 miles away); Hic A Sha Ba Ha Spring (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Odd Fellows Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); Starkville (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Starkville.
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Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia article on Grierson's Raid. (Submitted on April 9, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. History.net article: Colonel Benjamin Grierson’s Cavalry Raid in 1863. (Submitted on April 9, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 9, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 226 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 9, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.