Jackson in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
217 W. Capitol
by its inclusion in the
West Capitol Street
National Park Service
U. S. Department of the Interior
Erected 1980 by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
Location. 32° 18.025′ N, 90° 11.403′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is on West Capitol Street 0.1 miles west of South Roach Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 217 West Capitol Street, Jackson MS 39201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ace Records (within shouting distance of this marker); Edwards Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Woolworth's Sit-in (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Scott Radio Service Company (approx. 0.2 miles away); Trumpet Records (approx. ¼ mile away); The Alamo Theatre (approx. ¼ mile away); Greyhound Bus Station (approx. 0.3 miles away); Otis Spann & Little Johnnie Jones (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
Regarding 217 W. Capitol.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 2, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 185 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 2, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.