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Holly Springs in Marshall County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Sherwood Bonner (McDowell)

 
 
Sherwood Bonner (McDowell) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Phillip Knecht, July 1, 2015
1. Sherwood Bonner (McDowell) Marker
Inscription. Home of distinguished 19th century woman writer, who pioneered in dialect stories. Served as secretary and inspiration to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
 
Erected 1959 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 34° 46.317′ N, 89° 26.148′ W. Marker is in Holly Springs, Mississippi, in Marshall County. Marker is on Salem Avenue east of Bonner Street, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 495 Salem Avenue, Holly Springs MS 38635, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mississippi Central R.R. Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); Airliewood (approx. 0.2 miles away); Walthall Home (approx. half a mile away); Hill Country Blues (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Mississippi Central R.R. Campaign (approx. mile away); Holly Springs (approx. 0.8 miles away); Yellow Fever House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Asbury United Methodist Church (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Holly Springs.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Sherwood Bonner (McDowell) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Phillip Knecht, July 1, 2015
2. Sherwood Bonner (McDowell) Marker
Cedarhurst, Home of Sherwood Bonner image. Click for full size.
By Phillip Knecht, July 1, 2015
3. Cedarhurst, Home of Sherwood Bonner
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Phillip Knecht of Holly Springs, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 161 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Phillip Knecht of Holly Springs, Mississippi. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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