Clinton in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
The Clinton Riot
Erected 2017 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 20.575′ N, 90° 19.841′ W. Marker is in Clinton, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Belmont Street and Vernon Road. Touch for map. Located behind some former Jackson Milling Company buildings, near the railroad tracks. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Belmont Street, Clinton MS 39056, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charles Caldwell Assassination (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hillman College Dr. Walter Hillman (approx. ¼ mile away); Tanglewood (approx. ¼ mile away); Clinton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mississippi College (approx. 0.4 miles away); “Love is Immortal” (approx. 0.4 miles away); Benjamin Whitfield (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clinton.
More about this marker. Marker is located in an unusual out-of-the-way location. This marker is located about 1000 feet directly north of the location of the assassination of Charles Caldwell. See related marker.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Also see . . . Mississippi Genealogy article on the Clinton Riot. (Submitted on March 23, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights • Politics •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 24, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 23, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.