Long Beach in Harrison County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Gulf Park College
Erected 2003 by Long Beach Historical Society and the University of Southern Mississippi.
Location. 30° 21.086′ N, 89° 8.164′ W. Marker is in Long Beach, Mississippi, in Harrison County. Marker is on Avenue of the Oaks east of Gulf Park Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located across from the Friendship Oak. Marker is at or near this postal address: Avenue of the Oaks, Long Beach MS 39560, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Friendship Oak (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named "Friendship Oak" (within Administration Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church (about 800 feet away); Early Long Beach (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Early Long Beach (approx. 0.4 miles away); Long Beach Presbyterian Church (approx. ¾ mile away); Hurricane Katrina / Storm Recovery (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Long Beach.
Also see . . . Gulf Park history from the University website. (Submitted on August 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 24, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 32 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.