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.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Disasters • Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1921.
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. Located across from the Friendship Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Avenue of the Oaks, Long Beach MS 39560, United States of America. Touch for directions.
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 shouting distance of this marker); 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.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 211 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.