Yazoo City in Yazoo County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2009 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1947.
Location. 32° 50.624′ N, 90° 24.258′ W. Marker is in Yazoo City, Mississippi, in Yazoo County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincoln Street and East Broadway Street (Mississippi Highway 149), on the left when traveling south on Lincoln Street. Touch for mapTouch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Francis Mission School (approx. 0.2 miles away); Town Creek (approx. ¼ mile away); Bethel A.M.E. Church (approx. half a mile away); The Oakes House (approx. half a mile away); Bank of Yazoo City (approx. 0.6 miles away); B.S. Ricks Memorial Library (approx. 0.6 miles away); Yazoo County Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Yazoo Expedition (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yazoo City.
Also see . . . Story "No Quarter Asked or Given: The Yazoo Expedition of 1864". (Submitted on September 17, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 17, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 394 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 17, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.