Jaketown in Humphreys County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1979 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Anthropology & Archaeology • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list.
Location. 33° 14.203′ N, 90° 29.167′ W. Marker is in Jaketown, Mississippi, in Humphreys County. Marker is on Mississippi Route 7 north of Fishco Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Belzoni MS 39038, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pinetop Perkins (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Reverend George Lee (approx. 3.7 miles away); Turner's Drug Store (approx. 4.1 miles away); Denise LaSalleSteamboat Natchez (approx. 5.1 miles away); Hank Cochran (approx. 5.9 miles away); Little Milton Campbell (approx. 10.1 miles away); Inverness (approx. 10.2 miles away).
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the Jaketown Site. (Submitted on August 4, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 4, 2018. It was originally submitted on August 4, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 85 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 4, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.