Classroom Annex #1 – Belzoni MS

City:
Belzoni, MS

Site Type:
Schools, Education and Health

New Deal Agencies:
Work Relief Programs, National Youth Administration (NYA)

Completed:
1938

Quality of Information:
Good

Marked:
Yes

Site Survival:
Extant

Description

Annex 1 was added to the Belzoni school for African American students in 1938. It was constructed by the National Youth Administration. It is currently in use as part of the O. M. McNair Elementary School in Belzoni.

Source notes

Mississippi Department of Archives and History. Historic Resources Inventory, no. 053-BLZ-0015.2. Retrieved Jan 5, 2020 from:
https://www.apps.mdah.ms.gov/Public/rpt.aspx?rpt=publicPropSearch&Name=&StreetNo=&StreetName=&City=Belzoni&County=Any

Site originally submitted by Susan Allen on January 7, 2020.

Location Info


4th Street
Belzoni, Mississippi 39038

Location notes: 33.188797, -90.487266

Coordinates: 33.188797, -90.487266

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