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Philadelphia in Neshoba County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Neshoba County Fairgrounds

 
 
Neshoba County Fairgrounds Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 5, 2019
1. Neshoba County Fairgrounds Marker
Inscription.  5 mi. S.W., an institution famed since 1890 for its exhibits of farm products and livestock. horseshows and races, political oratory, and social get-togethers.
 
Erected 1952 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 32° 45.319′ N, 89° 8.915′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Mississippi, in Neshoba County. Marker is on Mississippi Route 21 west of Highway 15, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia MS 39350, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Booker T. Washington School (approx. 2.4 miles away); Marty Stuart (approx. 2 miles away); Neshoba County Confederate Monument (approx. 2 miles away); Marty Gamblin (approx. 2 miles away); Old Neshoba County Jail (approx. 2 miles away); Philadelphia Historic District (approx. 2 miles away); Adam Monroe Byrd
Direction from Neshoba County Fairgrounds Marker towards fairgrounds. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 5, 2019
2. Direction from Neshoba County Fairgrounds Marker towards fairgrounds.
(approx. 2.7 miles away); Grierson's Raid 1863 (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Also see . . .  History of the Neshoba County Fair. (Submitted on October 11, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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The view east towards MS Highway 15. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 5, 2019
3. The view east towards MS Highway 15.
Entrance to the Neshoba County Fairgrounds. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 5, 2019
4. Entrance to the Neshoba County Fairgrounds.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 37 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 11, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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