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Billie Eaton House, Old Natchez Trace, Tishomingo, Tishomingo County, MS

Billie Eaton House, Old Natchez Trace, Tishomingo, Tishomingo County, ...

Significance: The Billie Eaton House was built in the 1890s as a two-room house with open central passage. The persistence of traditional plan types exemplified in this dwelling is common in southwestern Tisho... More

Billie Eaton House, Old Natchez Trace, Tishomingo, Tishomingo County, MS

Billie Eaton House, Old Natchez Trace, Tishomingo, Tishomingo County, ...

Significance: The Billie Eaton House was built in the 1890s as a two-room house with open central passage. The persistence of traditional plan types exemplified in this dwelling is common in southwestern Tisho... More

Will Boykin House, State Route 32 & County Route 1 vicinity, Memphis, Pickens County, AL

Will Boykin House, State Route 32 & County Route 1 vicinity, Memphis, ...

Significance: The Boykin House is a good example of a double-pen (two-room) house, one of the basic house types of rural Alabama. Prior to 1940, two additions were made at the rear. Dismantled, moved and reco... More

R. G. Adams House, Mackeys Creek vicinity, Tishomingo, Tishomingo County, MS

R. G. Adams House, Mackeys Creek vicinity, Tishomingo, Tishomingo Coun...

Significance: The Adams House is a good, late, example of a frame double pen (two-room) plan with open central hall, or "dogtrot," a folk house type indigenous to the rural South. Built in 1913, with a rear el... More

Aberdeen Station, U.S. Route 45, Aberdeen, Monroe County, MS

Aberdeen Station, U.S. Route 45, Aberdeen, Monroe County, MS

Significance: In 1928 the St. Louis and San Francisco (Frisco) Railway Company completed a new rail line along the Tombigbee River to connect the recently acquired track of the Muscle Shoals, Birmingham and Pen... More

Charity House, State Route 32 & County Route 1 vicinity, Memphis, Pickens County, AL

Charity House, State Route 32 & County Route 1 vicinity, Memphis, Pick...

Significance: The Charity House, a one-room rectangular house with a later single-room addition to the rear, is an example of a single-pen plan, the most basic folk house type in rural Alabama. Probably dating... More

Jeffries-Gardner Farm, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

Jeffries-Gardner Farm, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

Significance: The Jeffries-Gardner Farm, consisting of several scattered specialized-use outbuildings and a dwelling, enlarged by three additions, is an example of a family farmstead of the Mississippi Black Be... More

Cedar Oaks, Barton Ferry Road, West Point, Clay County, MS

Cedar Oaks, Barton Ferry Road, West Point, Clay County, MS

Significance: Cedar Oaks is probably the last remaining structure from the extinct river town of Barton. The finish details of the house show a late interpretation of the Greek Revival style found throughout M... More

Cedar Oaks, Barton Ferry Road, West Point, Clay County, MS

Cedar Oaks, Barton Ferry Road, West Point, Clay County, MS

Significance: Cedar Oaks is probably the last remaining structure from the extinct river town of Barton. The finish details of the house show a late interpretation of the Greek Revival style found throughout M... More

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