Jackson in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1997 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 18.073′ N, 90° 10.957′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is on North Congress Street north of East Amite Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jackson MS 39201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Galloway Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Monument to Women of the Confederacy (about 800 feet away); Jackson Municipal Library Sit-In (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Presbyterian Church Greyhound Bus Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Eagle and Bowman Hotels (approx. 0.2 miles away); Central Station (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
Also see . . . A History of James Smith Park Jackson, Mississippi One of America’s Oldest Urban Parks. (Submitted on July 15, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 93 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 15, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.