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Holly Springs in Marshall County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Yellow Fever House

 
 
Yellow Fever House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Phillip Knecht, July 1, 2015
1. Yellow Fever House Marker
Inscription. Residence of W.J.L. Holland, who gave his quarters and his life during the yellow fever epidemic of 1878. The benevolent Holland died while chairman of the relief committee.
 
Erected 1974 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 34° 45.996′ N, 89° 26.901′ W. Marker is in Holly Springs, Mississippi, in Marshall County. Marker is at the intersection of East Gholson Avenue and South Memphis Street, on the right when traveling west on East Gholson Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Holly Springs MS 38635, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mississippi Central R.R. Campaign (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Holly Springs (about 400 feet away); Hill Country Blues (about 700 feet away); Asbury United Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Walthall Home (approx. 0.4 miles away); Airliewood (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also
Yellow Fever House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Phillip Knecht, July 1, 2015
2. Yellow Fever House Marker
named Mississippi Central R.R. Campaign (approx. 0.8 miles away); Sherwood Bonner (McDowell) (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Holly Springs.
 
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Yellow Fever House image. Click for full size.
By Phillip Knecht, February 28, 2015
3. Yellow Fever House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2015, by Phillip Knecht of Holly Springs, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 177 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 6, 2015, by Phillip Knecht of Holly Springs, Mississippi. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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