Canton High SchoolCanton High School
Public Works Project Mississippi 110 enlarged the Canton High School. The addition added a gymnasium with stadium seating, 11 classrooms, library, study hall, dark room, music room and recital hall, club room, clinic, principal’s office, restrooms, athletic director’s office, janitorial and storage rooms (Mansell, 1998). The building has not been used for education purposes since 1969.
Canton High School addition, frontCanton High School addition, front
Canton High School front facade new additionCanton High School front facade new addition
Canton High School entrance, new additionCanton High School entrance, new addition
Canton High School gymnasium additionCanton High School gymnasium addition
Jones, J. A. (December 29, 1969). Pupils will find changes. Laurel Leader Call.
Mansell, J. (1998). Canton High School nomination form for National Register of Historic Places. Retrieved from http://www.apps.mdah.ms.gov/Public/prop.aspx?id=20635&view=facts&y=1114
Mississippi Department of Archives and History. Historic Resources Inventory database. Retrieved from http://www.apps.mdah.ms.gov/Public/prop.aspx?view=architectural
Project originally submitted by Susan Allen on October 27, 2014.
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