Clinton in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Natchez Trace Crossing
Over it marched the Tennessee troops to join Andrew Jackson in 1812.
This spot is a part of the campus of Mississippi College established in 1826.
Erected 1926 by the Mississippi D.A.R.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Natchez Trace marker series.
Location. 32° 20.223′ N, 90° 19.703′ W. Marker is in Clinton, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is on East College Street east of McLemore Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. On the grounds of Mississippi College. The college campus is private property. Do not trespass. Marker is at or near this postal address: East College Street, Clinton MS 39056, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. East Clinton Historic District (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mississippi College (about 600 feet away); Benjamin Whitfield (about 700 feet away); “Love is Immortal” (about 700 Clinton (about 700 feet away); Tanglewood (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hillman College (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dr. Walter Hillman (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clinton.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the Natchez Trace. (Submitted on March 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Roads & Vehicles • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 24, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 75 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.