Pearl Rivers

Pearl Rivers (HM21TL)

Location: Waveland, MS 39576 Hancock County
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N 30° 17.391', W 89° 21.453'

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The summer home of George and Eliza Jane Poitevent Nicholson, locally known as "Fort" Nicholson, was located here. Better known as "Pearl Rivers." Eliza Nicholson (1849-1896) was a poet, writer, and published of the New Orleans Times-Picayune. Innovative and fiscally savvy, she was one of the first female publishers in the U.S.
HM NumberHM21TL
Year Placed2013
Placed ByMississippi Department of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 21st, 2017 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 273251 N 3353257
Decimal Degrees30.28985000, -89.35755000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 17.391', W 89° 21.453'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 17' 23.46" N, 89° 21' 27.18" W
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Area Code(s)228
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 603 N Beach Blvd, Waveland MS 39576, US
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