Jackson in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1949 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. It was located near 32° 17.963′ N, 90° 10.783′ W. Marker was in Jackson, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker could be reached from the intersection of North State Street (U.S. 51) and East Capitol Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in the Old Capitol Museum. Marker was at or near this postal address: 100 South State Street, Jackson MS 39201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Mississippi's Old Capitol (within shouting distance of this marker); The Eagle and Bowman Hotels (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Merci Train Memorial (about 400 feet away); Jackson City Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Monument to Women of the Confederacy Carter Jewelers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Greyhound Bus Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); Capitol Rally (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
More about this marker. This marker was replaced by a new one named Mississippi's Old Capitol (see nearby markers).
Also see . . .
1. Old Capitol Museum: History Happened Here. (Submitted on January 2, 2014, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.)
2. Wikipedia: Old Mississippi State Capitol. (Submitted on January 2, 2014, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.)
3. Mississippi Library Commission: The Old Capitol (1839-1903). (Submitted on January 2, 2014, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.)
Categories. • Politics • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 2, 2014, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This page has been viewed 324 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 2, 2014, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.