Laurel in Jones County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Oak Park School
Erected 2004 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 31° 40.403′ N, 89° 8.406′ W. Marker is in Laurel, Mississippi, in Jones County. Marker is at the intersection of Queensburg Avenue and Oak Park Boulevard, on the right when traveling north on Queensburg Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1205 Queensburg Avenue, Laurel MS 39440, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ralph Boston (approx. 0.6 miles away); Masonite Corporation (approx. 0.7 miles Dr. King Visits Laurel (approx. one mile away); Jones County Blues (approx. 1.4 miles away); Hotel Pinehurst (approx. 1½ miles away); Laurel City Hall (approx. 1½ miles away); Amos Deason Home (approx. 5½ miles away); Jones County Courthouse (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laurel.
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 3, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 66 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 3, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.