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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  • 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?

    A Victorious Union

    Oliver Optic

  • Very likely she is down that way somewhere, and the Tallahatchie may run right into her.

    A Victorious Union

    Oliver Optic

  • I don't reckon they can ship, 'cause most on 'em belongs to the Tallahatchie, and they can't leave.

    A Victorious Union

    Oliver Optic

  • Earthworks also were thrown up at the point where the Yallabusha and Tallahatchie unite to form the Yazoo, and heavily manned.

    Campfire and Battlefield

    Rossiter Johnson