Post Office – Okolona MS

Description

This post office was constructed by the Treasury Department in 1937. It briefly contained a New Deal mural painted by Harold Egan.

 

 

Source notes

Mississippi Department of Archives & History. Historic Resources Inventory database. "U S Post Office, Okolona."  Retrieved fromhttp://www.apps.mdah.ms.gov/Public/prop.aspx?view=architectural

Criss, S. (2001). Okolona Historic District nomination form for National Records of Historic Places.  Retrieved fromhttp://www.apps.mdah.ms.gov/Public/district.aspx?view=facts&id=165

Fazio, M. W., Parrish, W. E., Blackwell, T., & Franks, C. (1979). "Four Building Act of 1926 Post Offices and Thirty-Tow Public Works Administration Post Offices Thematic Resources." Nomination form for the National Register of Historic Places.  Retrieved from Mississippi Department of Archives and History.

Project originally submitted by Susan Allen on March 9, 2014.

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Location Info


319 W. Main Street
Okolona, MS 38660

Coordinates: 34.0045191, -88.74987229999999

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