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Natchez in Adams County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Holy Family Catholic Church

Dedicated July 1, 1894.

 
 
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May 27, 2017
1. Holy Family Catholic Church Marker
Inscription. First Catholic church in the Mississippi valley with entire congregation of Afro-American descent. Its school has been continually educating youth since 1890.
 
Erected 1990 by The Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 31° 33.519′ N, 91° 23.813′ W. Marker is in Natchez, Mississippi, in Adams County. Marker is on Saint Catherine Street west of Orange Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Natchez MS 39120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. John Banks House - 9 St. Catherine Street (a few steps from this marker); 20-30 St. Catherine Street and Eduation (a few steps from this marker); Holy Family Church and School (a few steps from this marker); Hospital Hill Neighborhood (within shouting distance of this marker); Voss Family and A-B Motor Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Rhythm Night Club (within shouting
Holy Family Catholic Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cajun Scrambler, May 27, 2017
2. Holy Family Catholic Church Marker
distance of this marker); Views of St. Catherine Street - Western End (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 300 Block of Martin Luther King Street (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Natchez.
 
Categories. African AmericansChurches, Etc.Education
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 28, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 28, 2017. This page has been viewed 72 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 28, 2017.
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