Batesville in Panola County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Dr. King Visits Batesville
Erected 2013 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 34° 19.426′ N, 89° 57.571′ W. Marker is in Batesville, Mississippi, in Panola County. Marker is at the intersection of Hoskins Road and Panola Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Hoskins Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Batesville MS 38606, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Stephens Episcopal Church (approx. half a mile away); Bates House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Batesville Mounds Sardis (approx. 8.2 miles away); Como (approx. 13 miles away); Napolian Strickland (approx. 13.1 miles away); Mississippi Fred McDowell (approx. 13.1 miles away); Otha Turner (approx. 13.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Batesville.
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. • Civil Rights •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2015, by Phillip Knecht of Holly Springs, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 196 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 10, 2015, by Phillip Knecht of Holly Springs, Mississippi. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.