Waterfront Facilities – Gulfport MS

Description

Mississippi Project 1102 “undertook a considerable program of improving its waterfront facilities and harbor for small craft, including slips and pier with recreational features, a clubhouse, swimming pool, and tennis courts” (Short & Stanley-Brown, 1939, p. 424). Miss Proj. 1419 provided improvements for “ocean-going vessels consist[ing] of a wharf 45 by 1, 790 feet with three lines of railroad tracks, and the warehouse 122 by 1,760 composed of eight compartments” (p. 425).

Source notes

Short, C. W., & Stanley-Brown, R. (1939). Public Buildings: Architecture Under the Public Works Administration: 1933 to 1939. 424-425.

Project originally submitted by Susan Allen on March 3, 2014.

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Location Info


Gulfport, Mississippi 39503

Location notes: Location approximate.

Coordinates: 30.364679732990986, -89.09221468518069

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