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Yazoo City in Yazoo County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Bank of Yazoo City

 
 
Bank of Yazoo City Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 14, 2014
1. Bank of Yazoo City Marker
Inscription. This bank was formed in 1876 by Yazoo County businessmen to aid in the recovery of the area's cotton planters after the Civil War. It is the oldest surviving financial institution in Yazoo County.
 
Erected 1976 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° 50.829′ N, 90° 24.796′ W. Marker is in Yazoo City, Mississippi, in Yazoo County. Marker is at the intersection of East Broadway Street (State Highway 149) and North Main Street, on the right when traveling west on East Broadway Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 104 North Main Street, Yazoo City MS 39194, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tommy McClennan (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bethel A.M.E. Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); B.S. Ricks Memorial Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Oakes House (approx. mile away); Yazoo County Civil War Memorial (approx. mile away); Town Creek
Bank of Yazoo City image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 14, 2014
2. Bank of Yazoo City
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Yazoo Expedition (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Francis Mission School (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yazoo City.
 
Also see . . .  Bank of Yazoo City history. (Submitted on September 17, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. AgricultureIndustry & Commerce
 
Bank of Yazoo Sign image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 14, 2014
3. Bank of Yazoo Sign
Marker area along Broadway Street image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 13, 2014
4. Marker area along Broadway Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 217 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 17, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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