Historic Register Candidates
Recommendations from the Mississippi Dept. of Archives and History to the National Register of Historic Places include:
Columbus' Owen-Richardson-Owen House (1907) - Original owner was a commercial nursery owner.
Tallahatchie County's 2nd District Courthouse (1910) - great architectural details and Emmitt Till's trial
Newton County's American Legion Post No. 89 Hut (1934) - rustic, built of logs
Gulfport's Turkey Creek Community Historic District (1870s) - founded by freed slaves
Read the full story with descriptions of each candidate at the Sun Herald.