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Aberdeen in Monroe County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Dr. W. A. Evans

1865-1948

 
 
Dr. W. A. Evans Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 9, 2017
1. Dr. W. A. Evans Marker
Inscription. Physician, historian, author. Originated syndicated health column. Chicago health commissioner. Pioneered in pure water and milk laws. Founded Evans Memorial library.
 
Erected 1958 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 33° 49.574′ N, 88° 32.923′ W. Marker is in Aberdeen, Mississippi, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of Long Street and College Place, on the right when traveling south on Long Street. Touch for map. Located at the Evans Memorial Library. Long Street is one-way running south. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 Long Street, Aberdeen MS 39730, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. John's Episcopal Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Aberdeen (about 600 feet away); Judge Eugene O. Sykes (approx. mile away); Aberdeen Mississippi Blues (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rueben Davis (approx. 0.4 miles away); DeSoto Expedition
View of Evans Memorial Library image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 9, 2017
2. View of Evans Memorial Library
(approx. half a mile away); Brigadier General John Gregg (approx. 1.2 miles away); Gulf Ordnance Plant (approx. 6.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Aberdeen.
 
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View from marker south on Long Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 9, 2017
3. View from marker south on Long Street.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 71 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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