Meridian in Lauderdale County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Lewis Edmund "Buck" Crook, Jr.
Erected 2007 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1915.
Location. 32° 22.655′ N, 88° 42.164′ W. Marker is in Meridian, Mississippi, in Lauderdale County. Marker is on 24th Avenue south of 20th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1923 24th Avenue, Meridian MS 39301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Poplar Springs Road Historic District (approx. ¼ mile away); St. John Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Joseph Catholic Church Whitfield "Big Central" High School (approx. half a mile away); Freedom School (approx. half a mile away); Wechsler School (approx. half a mile away); The Impact of Churches (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Wechsler School (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Meridian.
Also see . . . Biographical sketch, from family website. (Submitted on December 6, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 6, 2017. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 241 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 6, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.