Yazoo City in Yazoo County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
The Oakes House
Erected 1995 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° 50.632′ N, 90° 24.813′ W. Marker is in Yazoo City, Mississippi, in Yazoo County. Marker is at the intersection of South Monroe Street and Perry Street, on the right when traveling south on South Monroe Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 312 South Monroe Street, Yazoo City MS 39194, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bethel A.M.E. Church (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bank of Yazoo City (approx. ¼ mile away); Town Creek (approx. 0.3 miles away); Tommy McClennan (approx. 0.3 miles away); B.S. Ricks Memorial Library Yazoo County Civil War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); St. Francis Mission School (approx. half a mile away); Redoubt McKee (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yazoo City.
Also see . . . Oakes African-American Cultural Center. (Submitted on September 17, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 234 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 17, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.