Indian Trading Post Historic Marker

Northside Dr

A Mississippi History Marker on E Northside Dr

Photo 

Indian Trading Post

Photo taken by Jeff Lovorn

Map 

Description 

Indian Trading Post Operated at junction of Natchez Trace and Old Vicksburg Rd. by Robert H. Bell(1783-1835) & his "yellow man Vincent", freed by Bell's will in 1835. Bell-Vincent Scholarship, Millsaps College, endowed with funds from the sale of this land, memorializes master and slave

Update Log 

  • December 18, 2011: Added by Jeff Lovorn

Sources 

  • Jeff Lovorn - jlovo [at] aol [dot] com