Near Jackson in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1993 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° 28.061′ N, 90° 17.326′ W. Marker is near Jackson, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 49 8.8 miles north of Interstate 220, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is located in the median at the public "Capers, Blake, Scales" roadside rest stop. Marker is at or near this postal address: 13831 US Highway 49, Jackson MS 39209, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Osburn Stand (approx. 5.8 miles away); Old Agency Road (approx. 6.2 miles away); Choctaw Agency (approx. 8.3 miles away); Indian Trading Post (approx. 8.4 miles away); a different Old Agency Road (approx. 8½ miles away); Cowles Mead Cemetery (approx. 8.6 miles away); Malaco Records (approx. 8.6 miles away); The Clinton Riot (approx. 9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
More about this marker. Open to the public daily dawn to dusk, free of charge.
Also see . . . National Park Service article. (Submitted on September 18, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Anthropology • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 354 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 18, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.