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

Andrew Marschalk

 
 
Andrew Marschalk Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert M. Cook, Jr.
1. Andrew Marschalk Marker
Inscription. Site of the printery of “father of Mississippi journalism.” Printed first book in state, 1799. Became first public printer and in 1802 founded famed newspaper, “Mississippi Herald.”
 
Erected 1958 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 31° 33.707′ N, 91° 24.207′ W. Marker is in Natchez, Mississippi, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Franklin Street and North Wall Street, on the left when traveling east on Franklin Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 215 Franklin Street, Natchez MS 39120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "The Natchez Burning" (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Commercial Bank Building (about 500 feet away); Site of Bank of Mississippi (about 500 feet away); Bud Scott (about 600 feet away); Bluff Park and South Broadway Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Natchez Trace (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ealey Brothers (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Johnson House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Natchez.
 
Categories. CommunicationsIndustry & Commerce
 
Andrew Marschalk Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert M. Cook, Jr.
2. Andrew Marschalk Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 20, 2013, by Robert M. Cook, Jr. of Biloxi, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 386 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 20, 2013, by Robert M. Cook, Jr. of Biloxi, Mississippi. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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