One of more than 40 new vocational units added to Mississippi schools following an increase in federal funds in 1937, the white wood frame Vocational Agriculture and Home Economics building was constructed by the National Youth Administration.
Series 2018-National Youth Administration Work Projects Photograph Album, 1937-1939. Mississippi Department of Archives and History Digital Collection. Retrieved from http://mdah.state.ms.us/arrec/digital_archives/series/2018/detail/3679 Mississippi Department of Archives and History. Historic Resources Inventory. Zama Consolidated School complex vocational building. Retrieved from http://www.apps.mdah.ms.gov/Public/prop.aspx?id=32855&view=facts&y=1112 Vocational Education Expanded. August 19, 1937. Hattiesburg American, p. 2.
Project originally submitted by Susan Allen on October 27, 2014.
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