Historic Markers Across Alabama



Mississippi Territory



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: U.S. Hwy 29
County: Macon
Coordinates: N 32° 23.673    W 085° 55.496
  32.39455    -85.92493333
Status: The marking is missing.
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Northern boundary here at 32° 28'. From Georgia line to Mississippi River, territory extended south to 31°, present Florida line. Created by Congress in 1798. 1802 Georgia gave up claim. 1804 Enlarged north to Tennessee. 1817 Alabama Territory created. 1819 Alabama became 22nd state.



Notes:

missing in 2010



End of Mississippi Territory