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Brooklyn in Forrest County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Forrest County Agricultural High School

 
 
Forrest County Agricultural High School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert M. Cook, Jr., December 1, 2011
1. Forrest County Agricultural High School Marker
Inscription. Created in 1911 by an act of the Mississippi Legislature, as an agricultural boarding school. Set on 320 acres of donated land. Students from across the United States, Mississippi and several foreign countries have been educated here. In 1996 FCAHS was listed as a Mississippi Landmark.
 
Erected 2008 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Location. 31° 4.167′ N, 89° 11.167′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, Mississippi, in Forrest County. Marker is on Old Highway 49E. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn MS 39425, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old West Florida (approx. 4.9 miles away); Camp Shelby (approx. 9.2 miles away); Dixie School Log Cabin (approx. 12.6 miles away).
 
Categories. AgricultureEducation
 
Forrest County Agricultural High School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert M. Cook, Jr.
2. Forrest County Agricultural High School Marker
Forrest County Agricultural High School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert M. Cook, Jr., December 1, 2011
3. Forrest County Agricultural High School Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Robert M. Cook, Jr. of Biloxi, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 1,200 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Robert M. Cook, Jr. of Biloxi, Mississippi. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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