University in Lafayette County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2002 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program, and the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 34° 21.91′ N, 89° 32.152′ W. Marker is in University, Mississippi, in Lafayette County. Marker is at the intersection of University Circle and Library Lane, on the right when traveling south on University Circle. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: University Circle, University MS 38677, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil Rights Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); University of Mississippi (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct The Old Chapel (about 500 feet away); Lyceum — The Circle Historic District (about 500 feet away); To Our Confederate Dead (about 500 feet away); Ventress Hall (about 600 feet away); Barnard Observatory (approx. 0.2 miles away); Documenting the Blues (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in University.
More about this marker. The University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) adjoins the City of Oxford.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the Lyceum & the Circle Historic District. (Submitted on April 13, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights • Education • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 13, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 196 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 13, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.