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

Dixie School Log Cabin

 
 
Dixie School Log Cabin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert M. Cook, Jr., June 17, 2012
1. Dixie School Log Cabin Marker
Inscription. Citizens of the Dixie community built this structure 1/4 mile southeast of this site in the 1930s to serve as a cafeteria during the Depression era. The log cabin has also served as a meeting place, music hall and classroom. In 2003 the cabin was relocated to this site. Sponsor-M.A.R.C.L. Chapter 2583 U.D.C.
 
Erected 2007 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program, and the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 31° 13.248′ N, 89° 18.284′ W. Marker is in Dixie, Mississippi, in Forrest County. Marker is at the intersection of Elks Lake Road and Dixie Barn Road on Elks Lake Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hattiesburg MS 39401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Shelby (approx. 5.1 miles away); William Carey College (approx. 5.4 miles away); Hattiesburg (approx. 7.2 miles away); William Harris Hardy (approx. 7.3 miles away); Old Federal Building (approx. 7.3 miles away);
Dixie School Log Cabin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert M. Cook, Jr., June 17, 2012
2. Dixie School Log Cabin Marker
a different marker also named William Harris Hardy (approx. 7.3 miles away); Veterans of All Wars Monument (approx. 7.3 miles away); Forrest County Confederate Monument (approx. 7.4 miles away).
 
Categories. Education
 
Dixie School Log Cabin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert M. Cook, Jr., June 17, 2012
3. Dixie School Log Cabin Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Robert M. Cook, Jr. of Biloxi, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 445 times since then and 16 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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