Natchez in Adams County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1949 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list.
Location. 31° 33.7′ N, 91° 24.4′ W. Marker is in Natchez, Mississippi, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of S. Broadway St and Bontura Street, on the right when traveling south on S. Broadway St. Marker is located in Bluff Park, near the pavilion. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Natchez MS 39120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Richard N. Wright (a few steps from this marker); Bluff Park - Playground for the City (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish Colonial Natchez Bluff Park - Memorials and Louisiana Connections (within shouting distance of this marker); The Natchez Trace (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bluff Park and South Broadway Street (about 300 feet away); Ealey Brothers (about 400 feet away); Intersection of Main and Canal Streets (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Natchez.
Also see . . .
1. National Park Service Website for Natchez National Historical Park. (Submitted on January 5, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
2. Wikipedia entry for Natchez, Mississippi. (Submitted on January 3, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Built on the site of an ancient Indian village and named after the tribe, which inhabited it, Natchez, Mississippi is one of the oldest cities in North American.
— Submitted January 3, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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