Sunrise in Forrest County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Original Sunrise School
Erected 2007 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1889.
Location. 31° 18.618′ N, 89° 12.899′ W. Marker is in Sunrise, Mississippi, in Forrest County. Marker is on Sunrise Heights east of Sunrise Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hattiesburg MS 39401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hi-Hat Club (approx. 4.1 miles away); "The Civil Rights Church" (approx. 4½ miles away); Pittman Park William Harris Hardy (approx. 4.6 miles away); Old Federal Building (approx. 4.6 miles away); a different marker also named William Harris Hardy (approx. 4.6 miles away); Forrest County Confederate Monument (approx. 4.7 miles away); Hattiesburg (approx. 4.7 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 26, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 21, 2021, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 105 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 21, 2021, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.