School Gymnasium – Edwards MS

Description

The Edwards High School Gymnasium was designed by architect James Manly Spain in the Art Moderne style. It was constructed in 1941 by the National Youth Administration. It is currently vacant.

Source notes

Mississippi Department of Archives and History.  Historic Resources Inventory database.  Retrieved from 
http://www.apps.mdah.ms.gov/Public/prop.aspx?view=architectural

Cornerstone on building, National Youth Administration, 1941.

Project originally submitted by Susan Allen on May 29, 2016.

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Location Info


Old U.S. 80
Edwards, MS 39066

Location notes: Northwest corner of Old US 80 (Jackson Street) and Magnolia Street

Coordinates: 32.332848, -90.605334

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