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Near Shuqualak in Noxubee County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek

 
 
Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 4, 2019
1. Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek Marker
Inscription.  About 5 miles north of here on September 7, 1830, the Choctaw Indians signed their last treaty with the United States, yielding most of their remaining tribal lands in Miss. to white settlement.
 
Erected 1991 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 32° 56.195′ N, 88° 44.453′ W. Marker is near Shuqualak, Mississippi, in Noxubee County. Marker is on Mississippi Route 21 west of Butler Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shuqualak MS 39361, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Summerville Institute (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mashulaville (Elim) Baptist Church (approx. 9.8 miles away); DeKalb (approx. 12.3 miles away); Rueben Kemper (approx. 12.8 miles away); John C. Stennis (approx. 12.8 miles away); Old Salem School
View of marker looking west on Mississippi Highway 21. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 4, 2019
2. View of marker looking west on Mississippi Highway 21.
(approx. 13.2 miles away); Dancing Rabbit Creek (approx. 15.4 miles away); First Court Term of Noxubee County (approx. 15.7 miles away).
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on the Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek. (Submitted on October 6, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansNotable EventsSettlements & Settlers
 
View from marker at Butler Road. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 4, 2019
3. View from marker at Butler Road.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 7, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 6, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 58 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 6, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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