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

Becker Post Office

Circa 1920

 
 
Becker Post Office Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 9, 2017
1. Becker Post Office Marker
Inscription.
Becker's first Post Office
building operating from
1920 until early 1960s.
Given to the
Amory Regional Museum
by
Mr. Hershel Sandlin
in memory of his wife
Mrs. Kay Sandlin

 
Erected 2014 by Mr. Hershel Sandlin.
 
Location. 33° 58.668′ N, 88° 28.934′ W. Marker is in Amory, Mississippi, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of South 6th Street and 8th Avenue South, on the right when traveling south on South 6th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: South 6th Street, Amory MS 38821, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gilmore Sanitarium (within shouting distance of this marker); Amory's Tribute to the Heroes of 1861—1865 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mound Cemetery (approx. 1 miles away); Chickasaw Cession (approx. 1.6 miles away); Cotton Gin Port (approx. 2.9 miles away); Bienville's Fort (approx. 4.1 miles away); Camargo 1847 (approx. 10.1 miles away); DeSoto Expedition (approx. 11.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amory.
 
Regarding Becker Post Office. Becker, Mississippi is located about four miles
Former Becker Post Office and the marker. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 9, 2017
2. Former Becker Post Office and the marker.
south of this building.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Interior of former Becker Post Office. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 9, 2017
3. Interior of former Becker Post Office.
 
 
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 66 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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