Near Carthage in Leake County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Red Dog Road
Chief Ofahoma signed the Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek September 27, 1830, by which the tribe agreed to leave this area and move to Oklahoma. Nearby is the city of Ofahoma.
Erected by National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Natchez Trace marker series.
Location. 32° 46.293′ N, 89° 41.319′ W. Marker is near Carthage, Mississippi, in Leake County. Marker is at the intersection of Natchez Trace Parkway (at milepost 140) and Red Dog Road, on the left when traveling north on Natchez Trace Parkway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Carthage MS 39051, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Robinson Road (approx. 4.3 miles away); Meet the Beaver (approx. 5.1 miles away); Southern Pines (approx. 10.9 miles away); Choctaw Boundary (approx. 10.9 miles away); Pearl River (approx. 16.4 miles away); Tupelo–Baldcypress Swamp (approx. 17 miles away).
Also see . . . Natchez Trace Parkway. Official National Park Service website. (Submitted on August 21, 2015.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Roads & Vehicles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 21, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 191 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 21, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.