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Natchez (Miss.)

LC control no.n 79042247
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Geographic headingNatchez (Miss.)
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Geographic subdivision usageMississippi--Natchez
Variant(s)Natchez-on-the-Bluffs (Miss.)
Fort Natchez (Miss.)
See alsoFort Panmure (Miss.)
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Beginning date1797
Special noteOld catalog heading: Natchez, Miss.
Found inMoore, E. W. Natchez under-the-Hill, 1958.
NUCMC data from Univ. of Miss. Libr. for Mississippi lumber archives, 1829-1956 (Natchez, Miss.)
Miller, K.G. Natchez of Long Ago, 1938 (Fort Rosalie; continued to be a French military and trading post until 1763, when it passed by treaty into the hands of the English; name of the fort was changed to Panmure; in 1797, the United States flag was peacefully hoisted over the ramparts of Fort Panmure, and Natchez was recognized as an American town; in 1798, Mississippi was organized as a territory and Natchez was made the Capital)
GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009 (ppl; 31°33ʹ38ʺN 091°24ʹ11ʺW)
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Invalid LCCNsh 85089923