Where Main Street Meets the River - Greenville, Mississippi
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 33° 24.699 W 091° 03.890
15S E 679944 N 3698597
Quick Description: Historical marker commemorating author Hodding Carter and the building he worked from.
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 2/19/2008 7:01:10 PM
Waymark Code: WM36X0
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Podedwards
Views: 29

Long Description:

Where Main Street
Meets the River

This building (ca. 1881), formerly the headquarters of the Delta Democrat Times, was immortalized in 1952 by Hodding Carter in Where Main Street Meets the River, the memoir of this Pulitzer Prize-winning editor, who stood for racial justice and religious tolerance.  Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982. ~ text of marker

Date Installed:: 1995/01/01

Organization that placed the object:: Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Related Website:: [Web Link]

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