Needmore Community

Needmore Community (HM2LN8)

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N 33° 27.408', W 88° 48.382'

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The Needmore Community, one of Starkville's earliest African American neighborhoods, was first settled in the late 1800s with the construction of the Gulf, Mobile and Ohio Railroad. Having a number of homes, churches and businesses, Needmore was once a thriving residential and business community. Encompassing Cherry, Demorest, Fellowship, Gillespie, Hancock, Jarnigan, Russell. Spring, Muldrow, and Vine Streets, this community was annexed by the city of Starkville in 1872.
HM NumberHM2LN8
Series This marker is part of the series
Year Placed2013
Placed ByMississippi Department of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 8th, 2019 at 8:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 332120 N 3703388
Decimal Degrees33.45680000, -88.80636667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 27.408', W 88° 48.382'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 27' 24.48" N, 88° 48' 22.92" W
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