Pontotoc in Pontotoc County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1952 by the Mississippi Historic Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian. A significant historical date for this entry is May 20, 1736.
Location. 34° 14.852′ N, 88° 59.882′ W. Marker is in Pontotoc, Mississippi, in Pontotoc County. Marker is at the intersection of East Washington East and South Liberty Street, on the left when traveling east on East Washington East. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 East Washington East, Pontotoc MS 38863, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pontotoc County Confederate Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontotoc County Blues (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontotoc County Memorial Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontotoc Creek Treaty (within shouting distance Pontotoc Electric Power Association (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chickasaw Female College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pontotoc Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Senator Charles Edward Franklin, Sr. (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pontotoc.
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Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Pierre D'Artaguiette. (Submitted on April 12, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 29, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 12, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 242 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 12, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. 4. submitted on April 24, 2021, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.