Tupelo in Lee County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Battle of Ackia
Erected 1987 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 34° 14.888′ N, 88° 43.398′ W. Marker is in Tupelo, Mississippi, in Lee County. Marker is at the intersection of Pierce Street and President Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Pierce Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1008 Pierce Street, Tupelo MS 38801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Tupelo (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Tupelo (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lee County Library (approx. one mile away); In Commemoration of Hernando De Soto (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Battle of King's Creek / The Campaign to Take Vicksburg (approx. 1.1 miles away); Tupelo Baptist Church / Kind Treatment for the Wounded First Presbyterian Church (USA) (approx. 1.2 miles away); Sit-Ins Led to Civil Rights Act of 1964 / F.W. Woolworth (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tupelo.
Also see . . .
1. The French-Chickasaw War of 1736. (Submitted on April 14, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Wikipedia article on the Battle of Ackia. (Submitted on April 14, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Native Americans • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 14, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 279 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 14, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.