Jackson in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1949 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #07 Andrew Jackson, and the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1833.
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. 32° 17.963′ N, 90° 10.783′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of North State Street (U.S. 51) and East Capitol Street, on the right when traveling north. Located in the Old Capitol Museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 South State Street, Jackson MS 39201, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Mississippi's Old Capitol (within shouting distance of this marker); The Eagle and Bowman HotelsMerci Train Memorial (about 400 feet away); GM&O Depot (about 400 feet away); Jackson Municipal Library Sit-In (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Central Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jackson City Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
More about this marker. This marker was replaced by a new one named Mississippi's Old Capitol (see nearby markers).
Also see . . . Wikipedia: Old Mississippi State Capitol. (Submitted on January 2, 2014, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 2, 2014, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This page has been viewed 496 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 2, 2014, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.