Hernando in DeSoto County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Colonel Samuel Powel
Erected 2001 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, Mexican-American • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1890.
Location. 34° 49.522′ N, 89° 59.045′ W. Marker is in Hernando, Mississippi, in DeSoto County. Marker can be reached from Mt Pleasant Road. Located within a shopping area, behind Autozone. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2380 Mt Pleasant Rd, Hernando MS 38632, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hernando (approx. 0.6 miles away); Historic artwork in this courthouse portrays our regions past Trade helped the Indians develop ties with Hernando de Soto (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Dickinson Family (approx. 0.7 miles away); "Beale Town Bound" (approx. ¾ mile away); Baptist Industrial College (approx. 0.9 miles away); Springhill Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away); Hernando Central School (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hernando.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 6, 2021, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 215 times since then and 77 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 6, 2021, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.