Monthly Archives: April 2013

Isaiah T. Montgomery “Bed & Breakfast” in Mound Bayou

Exciting news from over on Preservation in Mississippi–the announcement that the Mississippi Department of Archives and History has awarded a grant in the amount of $12,000 for use on the I T Montgomery house.  I first laid eyes on this … Continue reading

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Pike County Courthouse: Arrest Location in 1960s fight for justice

Susan Enzweiler in the nomination form for the Magnolia post office called the Classical Revival courthouse “…unsympathetically remodeled.”  Originally constructed in 1883, it was remodeled/ “rebuilt” circa 1917  by the Magnolia born Xavier A. Kramer, architect (Mississippi Department of Archives … Continue reading

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Historic Preservationist Visits UM for Lecture

Historic Preservationist Visits UM for Lecture.   If you are in Oxford, please come by for this opportunity.

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