Pearl River (Mississippi–Louisiana)

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Pearl River backwater in Mississippi
Pearl River
Floating saloons on the Pearl River. The "Blue Goose" (left) and "Freeman Saloon" (center), near Old Gainesville, Hancock County, Mississippi, 1907.
A Saturn V first stage is transported by the barge Pearl River down the East Pearl River on its way from Stennis Space Center, then named the National Space Technology Laboratories, to Florida for launch.

River in the U.S. states of Mississippi and Louisiana.

- Pearl River (Mississippi–Louisiana)

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Pearl River

Pearl, Mississippi

The Rankin County Press headline from June 1973
Community Center wall featuring the city's seal
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Trustmark Park in Pearl

Pearl is a city in Rankin County, Mississippi located on the east side of the Pearl River from the state capital of Jackson.

Jackson, Mississippi

Capital and most populous city of the U.S. State of Mississippi.

The entire Choctaw Nation's location and size compared to the U.S. state of Mississippi
Andrew Jackson, the 7th President of the United States and the city's namesake
"Raising the Stars and Stripes Over the Capitol of the State of Mississippi", engraving from Harper's Weekly, June 20, 1863, after the capture of Jackson by Union forces during the American Civil War
September 1863 map of the Siege of Jackson
Mississippi Old Capitol, downtown Jackson
Map of Jackson in 1919
April 16, 1921 flood on Town Creek, a tributary of the Pearl River in Jackson. The photo is a view of East Capitol Street looking east from North Farish Street.
Standard Life Building, downtown Jackson
Old Greyhound Bus Station
Photograph of Jackson Mississippi taken from the International Space Station
Map of racial distribution in Jackson, 2010 U.S. Census. Each dot is 25 people:
1874 engraving in Scribner's Monthly of the Old Capitol, the seat of Mississippi's legislature from 1839 to 1903.
Jackson State University band "The Sonic Boom"
Millsaps College is one of several institutions in and around Jackson established before 1900.
Mississippi State Capitol
Thalia Mara Hall in Jackson, Mississippi
Lamar Life Building, downtown Jackson.
Veterans Memorial Stadium is the largest stadium facility in Jackson. Its parking lot often is used by employees of the University of Mississippi Medical Center nearby.

The city sits on the Pearl River and is located in the greater Jackson Prairie region of Mississippi.

Mississippi Sound

Sound along the Gulf Coast of the United States.

The Mississippi Sound between the Gulf coast and the Mississippi–Alabama barrier islands
A view of Mississippi Sound near Pascagoula, Mississippi.

The Pascagoula River and the Pearl River flow into the sound.

Columbia, Mississippi

U.S. city in and the county seat of Marion County, Mississippi, which was formed six years before Mississippi was admitted to statehood.

Columbia High School

Columbia is located on the east bank of the Pearl River and is 81 miles south of Jackson, Mississippi and 103 miles north of New Orleans, Louisiana.

Bogalusa, Louisiana

City in Washington Parish, Louisiana, United States.

1911 Bogalusa, the planned city by the Great Southern Lumber Company
Ad in Southern Engineer, Volume 27, 1917, promoting Bogalusa

The spill-over of industrial products into the Pearl River in August 2011 resulted in Federal fines of over one million dollars.

Carthage, Mississippi

City in Leake County, Mississippi, United States.

The Pearl River, located 2 mi south of Carthage, was used to ship goods by steamboat to and from Jackson, the state capital.

Monticello, Mississippi

Town in and the county seat of Lawrence County, Mississippi, United States.

Monticello is in central Lawrence County, on the west side of the Pearl River.

Yockanookany River

78.4 mi river in central Mississippi in the United States.

Yockanookany River in 2010

It is a tributary of the Pearl River, which flows to the Gulf of Mexico.

Ross Barnett Reservoir

July sunset at the Ross Barnett Reservoir, showing the public fishing pier on Spillway Road.

The Ross Barnett Reservoir, often called the Rez, is a reservoir of the Pearl River between Madison and Rankin counties in the U.S. state of Mississippi.