The Oakes House

The Oakes House (HM1GPD)

Location: Yazoo City, MS 39194 Yazoo County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 50.632', W 90° 24.813'

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This home was built in stages 1866-1910 by John and Mary Oakes, free blacks who had moved to Yazoo City by the 1850s, and by their first son, Augustus J. Oakes, an educator and builder, who had established the Oakes Lumber Yard by 1900. The Oakes House was entered on the National Register of Historic Places in 1993.
Year Placed1995
Placed ByThe Mississippi Department of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 4:00pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 742074 N 3636942
Decimal Degrees32.84386667, -90.41355000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 50.632', W 90° 24.813'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 50' 37.92" N, 90° 24' 48.78" W
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Area Code(s)662
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 300-326 S Monroe St, Yazoo City MS 39194, US
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