Oxford in Lafayette County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by the City of Oxford.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Native Americans • War, US Civil Former U.S. Presidents: #18 Ulysses S. Grant series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1836.
Location. 34° 21.998′ N, 89° 31.084′ W. Marker is in Oxford, Mississippi, in Lafayette County. Marker is at the intersection of Courthouse Square and East Jackson Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Courthouse Square. Located on the lawn of the Oxford City Hall. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 107 Courthouse Square, Oxford MS 38655, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lynching in America / Lynching in Lafayette County (within shouting distance of this marker); Lafayette County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Lafayette County Confederate Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Oxford & Lafayette County Blues (about 300 feet away); Dr. Thomas Isom's Drug Store and Medical Office (about 300 feet away); Oxford Cemetery (about 800 feet away); St. Peter's (1851), Episcopal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Falkner House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oxford.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2017. It was originally submitted on April 17, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 320 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 17, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.