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Macon in Noxubee County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Dancing Rabbit Creek

 
 
Dancing Rabbit Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2016
1. Dancing Rabbit Creek Marker
Inscription. West 15 miles is the site which gave name to last treaty with the Choctaws, Sept. 7, 1830, whereby the remaining tribal lands in the state were opened to white settlement.
 
Erected 1949 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 33° 6.021′ N, 88° 33.711′ W. Marker is in Macon, Mississippi, in Noxubee County. Marker is on Jefferson Street (State Highway 145) 0.2 miles south of South Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Jefferson Street, Macon MS 39341, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Court Term of Noxubee County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Noxubee County Confederate Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Noxubee County Jail (approx. 0.4 miles away); Black Prairie Blues (approx. half a mile away); Macon Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Calhoun Institute (approx. 0.9 miles away); Allen-Morgan Place (approx. 0.9 miles away); Big Joe Williams (approx. 14.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Macon.
 
Related markers.
The view looking north towards Macon on Mississippi Highway 145. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2016
2. The view looking north towards Macon on Mississippi Highway 145.
Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek. (Submitted on February 20, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USNative Americans
 
Looking south on Mississippi Route 145. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2016
3. Looking south on Mississippi Route 145.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 20, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 204 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 20, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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