- a river in N Mississippi, flowing SW and joining the Yalobusha River to form the Yazoo River. 230 miles (371 km) long.
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They weighed his body down and dumped it in the Tallahatchie River.Emmylou Harris Sings Emmett Till, and a Black Man Is Moved to Tears
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Report General Quinby's headquarters 190 miles at the mouth of Tallahatchie.An Artilleryman's Diary
Jenkin Lloyd Jones
By the way, friend Bokes, I suppose you have been on board of the Tallahatchie?
Very likely she is down that way somewhere, and the Tallahatchie may run right into her.
I don't reckon they can ship, 'cause most on 'em belongs to the Tallahatchie, and they can't leave.
Earthworks also were thrown up at the point where the Yallabusha and Tallahatchie unite to form the Yazoo, and heavily manned.Campfire and Battlefield