Natchez, Mississippi

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Natchez, Mississippi was a popular stop for steamboats on the Mississippi River. As an important city in the 19th century cotton industry, steamboats would land all day, every day.

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The wealthy of the city lived on a high bluff overlooking the river, while the poor clustered along the shore. That lower area, known as Natchez-Under-the-Hill, was so crime-ridden that, for a while, it was one of the most dangerous stops along the river.

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My Story

My Story

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My Books

My Books

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For Writers

For Writers

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Extra Stuff

Extra Stuff

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