Jackson in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Kate McWillie Powers Memorial
Erected 1997 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: Charity & Public Work. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list.
Location. 32° 19.36′ N, 90° 10.938′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is at the intersection of North West Street and Wesley Avenue, on the right when traveling south on North West Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 503 Wesley Avenue, Jackson MS 39202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Millsaps College (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lampton Estate (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fairview Inn MFWC Headquarters (approx. half a mile away); The "Cotton Bale" Battery (approx. 0.7 miles away); Belhaven Historic District (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Jackson Volcano (approx. ¾ mile away); Shady Nook (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
Also see . . . History of the Children’s Home Society. (Submitted on March 22, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 23, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 22, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 81 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 22, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.