This Historic District In Mississippi Was One Of The Most Dangerous Places In The Nation In The 1800s
Overall, Mississippi is pretty safe. But at one time it was actually home to one of the nation’s most dangerous places – Natchez Under-the-Hill. Once referred to as the “resort of the damned,” it was full of bars, brothels, gaming establishments, and some of the nation’s worst outlaws. Read on to learn more about Natchez Under-the-Hill and its history as one of the rowdiest and most dangerous river ports in the country.
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So, did you know about “naughty Natchez?” Heard other tales about its sordid history? Tell us in the comments section!
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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