Fishing Camp|Hunting Camp in Go Down, Moses (Location)

Display Label: 
Hunting Camp
Type: 
Other Structure
Authority : 
Faulkner map
X: 
779
Y: 
132
Description: 

The hunting and fishing camp thirty miles from Jefferson owned by Major de Spain where the men from Jefferson and other parts of Yoknapatawpha hunt deer and the occasional bear in the surrounding woods. The camp is populated only during the hunting season in the fall. It is described as "a paintless six-room bungalow set on piles above the spring high-water" (184) on the south-side of the Tallahatchie River. The camp kitchen is a detached structure. There is also a barn on the site.

Role: 
Site of Event
Status: 
Continuous
If "Other Structure," specify: 
Hunting Camp

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