Vicksburg in Warren County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Carr Central High School
This marker made possible by the Carr Central High School alumni Association in recognition of the positive impact that the facility had on their lives.
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. 32° 20.688′ N, 90° 52.762′ W. Marker is in Vicksburg, Mississippi, in Warren County. Marker is on Cherry Street south of Shannon Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1805 Cherry Street, Vicksburg MS 39180, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Signal Corps (within shouting distance City of Steeples (approx. 0.2 miles away); President Dwight Eisenhower (approx. ¼ mile away); Cherry Street (approx. ¼ mile away); Vicksburg Garden Club (approx. ¼ mile away); Vicksburg-Warren-County Memorial. (approx. ¼ mile away); Warren County War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Frank Crump, Jr. (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vicksburg.
Regarding Carr Central High School. The former Carr Central High School has been converted into Carr Central Apartments after the building was some 40 years empty.
Categories. • African Americans • Architecture • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 23, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.