Tremont in Itawamba County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Oakland Normal Institute
Erected 1955 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 34° 16.85′ N, 88° 13.403′ W. Marker is in Tremont, Mississippi, in Itawamba County. Marker is on State Highway 23 just from Patton Flat Oakland Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tremont MS 38876, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bankhead Highway (approx. 3.8 miles away); Tammy Wynette (approx. 3.9 miles away); The Cedars (approx. 10.4 miles away); Aeolian Grove (approx. 10½ miles away); Early Church Site (approx. 10½ miles away); Jimmie Lunceford (approx. 10.6 miles away); Fulton (approx. 10.6 miles away); Fulton Grammar School (approx. 10.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tremont.
Also see . . .
1. Mississippi Back Roads: Notes on Literature and History By Elmo Howell. "Tremont Oakland Normal Institute" An Old Idea of Education (Submitted on April 9, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.)
2. Itwamba History Review. Itwamba County Mississippi Oakland Historical Marker (Submitted on April 10, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.)
Categories. • Education • Notable Buildings • Notable Events • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 9, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 1,230 times since then and 31 times this year. Last updated on May 7, 2018, by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. Photos: 1. submitted on April 9, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. 2. submitted on April 10, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.