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MISSISSIPPI - Claiborne County

Alcorn State University Historic District (added 1982 - - #82003098)
Alcorn State University campus , Lorman
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial Revival, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Revels,Hiram
Significant Year: 1871
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Black, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Bayou Pierre Site (added 1978 - - #78001596)
Address Restricted , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Plaquemine Anna Phase, Coles Creek Sundown Phase, Plaquemine Natchez Phase
Period of Significance: 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-500 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields

Bethel Presbyterian Church (added 1978 - - #78001594)
N of Alcorn on MS 552 , Alcorn
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School, Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Buena Vista Cotton Gin (added 1974 - - #74001059)
Also known as Watson Steam Gin
NE of Port Gibson , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Building at 801 Chinquepin Street (added 1979 - - #79003420)
801 Chinquepin St. , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Canemount (added 1982 - - #82000572)
N of Alcorn off MS 552 , Alcorn
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Catholic Cemetery (added 1979 - - #79003425)
700 Coffee St. , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Catledge Archeological Site (added 1974 - - #74001058)
Address Restricted , Alcorn
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Coles Creek
Period of Significance: 1000-500 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Ceremonial Site
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater

Centers Creek Mound (added 1973 - - #73001003)
Address Restricted , Russum
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Coles Creek
Period of Significance: 1499-1000 AD, 1000-500 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Ceremonial Site
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Unoccupied Land

Chamberlain-Hunt Academy Historic District (added 1979 - - #79003411)
Roughly bounded by US 61, city limits, Woodstock St., and SR 547 , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Claremont (added 1979 - - #79003418)
366 Claremont Dr. , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Clark,Joshua G.
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Clark,Joshua G.
Significant Year: 1826
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Collina (added 1979 - - #79003419)
Greenwood St. Extension , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stamps,Judge Volney
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Hughes,Henry
Significant Year: 1835
Area of Significance: Literature, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Drake Hill Historic District (added 1979 - - #79003412)
Drake Hill Rd. , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Historic Person: Drake,Elijah Steel
Significant Year: 1890, 1906, 1840
Area of Significance: Law, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Golden West Cemetery (added 1979 - - #79003417)
Rodney Rd. , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Grand Gulf Military State Park (added 1972 - - #72000689)
6 mi. W of Port Gibson , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Hollyrood (added 1992 - - #79003413)
Old Hwy. 61 S , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Spencer,H.N.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Idlewild (added 1979 - - #79003416)
310 Idlewild Dr. , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stamps,Judge Volney
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Jewish Cemetery (added 1979 - - #79003415)
900 Marginal St. , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Art, European
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Market Street-Suburb Ste. Mary Historic District (added 1979 - - #79003410)
Also known as See Also:71000446
Roughly bounded by Orange, Marginal, Greenwood, and Market Sts. , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Transportation, Education, Architecture, Commerce, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

McGregor (added 1979 - - #79003424)
SR 547 , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Van Dorn,Peter
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Nelson, John, Site (added 1974 - - #74001060)
Address Restricted , Willows
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Late Archaic
Period of Significance: 1000-1499 BC
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields

Oakland Chapel (added 1974 - - #74001057)
Also known as Oakland Memorial Chapel,Alcorn University
Alcorn State University campus , Alcorn
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Black, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: College, Religious Structure
Current Function: Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: College, Religious Structure

Old Brickyard Place (added 1979 - - #79003423)
Also known as Port Gibson Brick & Manufacturing Company
Anthony St. , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Old Depot Restaraunt and Lounge (added 1979 - - #79003421)
1202 Market St. , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Restaurant

Old Natchez Trace (132-3T) (added 1976 - - #76000161)
Also known as 132-3T;Path to Choctaw Nation;Chickasaw Trace;Natchez Trace
NE of Port Gibson , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation, Military, Communications
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Pedestrian Related
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Park

Owens Creek Bridge (added 1988 - - #88002398)
Spans Owen Creek on Old CR , Utica
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Port Gibson Battle Site (added 2005 - - #05000461)
West of Port Gibson , Port Gibson
Owner: Local , State , Private

Port Gibson Battlefield (added 1972 - - #72000690)
4 mi. W of Port Gibson , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site
Current Function: Landscape, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Natural Feature

Port Gibson Oil Works Mill Building (added 1979 - - #79003422)
Anthony St. , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility

Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church (added 1987 - - #73002241)
Also known as Confederate Memorial Chapel
Grand Gulf Military Monument Park , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Murphy,Patrick
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Smithfield Site (added 1978 - - #78001595)
Address Restricted , Bruinsburg
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Ballina, Coles Creek Sundown Phase, Balmoral
Period of Significance: 1499-1000 AD, 1000-500 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Graves/Burials, Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields

Valley of the Moon Bridge (added 2005 - - #05000561)
Willows Rd., where it crosses Bayou Pierre, 2 mi. SE of Willows , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Van Dorn House (added 1971 - - #71000446)
Also known as The Hill
Van Dorn Dr. , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian, Colonial
Historic Person: Vandorn,Peter A.
Significant Year: 1830
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Widow's Creek Bridge (added 1988 - - #88002409)
Spans Widow's Creek on CR , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Windsor Ruins (added 1971 - - #71000447)
12 mi. SW of Port Gibson on MS 552 , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater

Windsor Site (added 1979 - - #79003126)
Address Restricted , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Anna Phase-Plaquemine, Balmoral Phase-Coles Creek, Gordon Phase-Coles Creek
Period of Significance: 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Village Site
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater

Wintergreen Cemetery (added 1979 - - #79003414)
E. Greenwood St. , Port Gibson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Art, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery




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