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Fulton in Itawamba County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Fulton Grammar School

 
 
Fulton Grammar School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 7, 2017
1. Fulton Grammar School Marker
Inscription. The Fulton Grammar School was designed by architect J.B. Lawson and built with Work Projects Administration assistance in 1939. This one-story brick building of nineteen rooms included a library, music room, kindergarten, office, and a 550-seat auditorium opened in 1940. With fourteen teachers on staff, the school originally served grades one through eight and changed to grades one through six in 1959. The Fulton Grammar School closed in 1999 and was designated a Mississippi Landmark in 2001.
 
Erected 2014 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 34° 16.069′ N, 88° 24.592′ W. Marker is in Fulton, Mississippi, in Itawamba County. Marker is on South Cummings Street north of West Mattox Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 603 South Cummings Street, Fulton MS 38843, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Aeolian Grove (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jimmie Lunceford (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fulton (approx.
Former Fulton Grammar School image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 7, 2017
2. Former Fulton Grammar School
0.4 miles away); Early Church Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Cedars (approx. half a mile away); Itawamba Community College (approx. half a mile away); Underground Railroad Bicycle Route (approx. 1.4 miles away); Fawn Grove School (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fulton.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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