Columbus in Lowndes County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1965 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 33° 33.866′ N, 88° 26.015′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Mississippi, in Lowndes County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 45 and State Highway 373 on State Highway 45. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus MS 39705, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Waverley (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Henry Armstrong (approx. 3 miles away); Military Road (approx. 4.1 miles away); Joshua Lawrence Meador (approx. 4.4 miles away); S.D. Lee Home (approx. 4½ miles away); James T. Harrison Home (approx. 4½ miles away); Walter "Red" Barber (approx. 4.6 miles away); Franklin Academy (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Categories. • Antebellum South, US •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 29, 2008, by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 1,275 times since then. Photos: 1. submitted on June 29, 2008, by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi. 2, 3. submitted on February 26, 2010, by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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