Indianola in Sunflower County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Wayne and Minnie Cox Park
Erected 2003 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Government & Politics • Industry & Commerce • Women. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #23 Benjamin Harrison, and the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1888.
Location. 33° 27.393′ N, 90° 39.119′ W. Marker is in Indianola, Mississippi, in Sunflower County. Marker is on Faisonia Avenue, 0.1 miles south of U.S. 82, on the left when traveling south. Located deep to the back of the park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 348 Faisonia Avenue, Indianola MS 38751, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance Craig Claiborne (approx. ¼ mile away); Albert King (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fannie Lou Hamer (approx. 0.4 miles away); Riley B. King (approx. 0.4 miles away); Church Street (approx. half a mile away); Club Ebony (approx. 0.7 miles away); Irene Magruder (approx. 0.7 miles away); Giles Penny Savers Store (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Indianola.
Also see . . . "And speaking of which..." blog on Minnie Cox. (Submitted on September 20, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 27, 2018. It was originally submitted on September 20, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 562 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 20, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.