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1844
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MISSISSIPPI - Lafayette County

Ammadelle (added 1974 - - #74001064)
637 N. Lamar St. , Oxford
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Vaux,Calvert
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

Barnard Observatory (added 1978 - - #78001607)
Also known as Chancellor's Residence;McCain Hall;Old Observatory
University of Mississippi campus , Oxford
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

College Church (added 1979 - - #79001324)
Also known as College Hill Presbyterian Church
College Hill Rd , College Hill
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Timmons,Francis
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure
Current Function: Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure

Falkner, Maud Butler, House (added 1999 - - #99000986)
510 S. Lamar Blvd. , Oxford
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Faulkner, William Cuthbert
Significant Year: 1950, 1935
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Faulkner, William, House (added 1968 - - #68000028)
Also known as Rowan Oak
Old Taylor Rd. , Oxford
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Faulkner,William
Significant Year: 1930, 1962, 1840
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: College, Museum

Hopewell Presbyterian Church (added 1999 - - #99000837)
Also known as Church at Camp Hopewell
2070 MS 10 , Oxford
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Isom Place (added 1980 - - #80002256)
1003 Jefferson Ave. , Oxford
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Isom,Thomas Dudley
Significant Year: 1844, 1850, 1835
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Education
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Lafayette County Courthouse (added 1977 - - #77000791)
Courthouse Sq. , Oxford
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Boling,S.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Lamar, Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus, House (added 1975 - - #75001048)
616 N. 14th St. , Oxford
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Lamar,Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus
Significant Year: 1872, 1888, 1869
Area of Significance: Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Lyceum--The Circle Historic District (added 2008 - - #08001092)
University Circle, University of Mississippi , Oxford
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black, Social History, Politics/Government, Law, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

North Lamar Historic District (added 2007 - - #07001181)
Roughly bounded by N 11th, Price, N 16th & Van Buren Sts. , Oxford
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Vaux, Calvert
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Oxford Courthouse Square Historic District (added 1980 - - #80002257)
S. Lamar Blvd., Jackson and Van Buren Aves. , Oxford
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian, Art Deco
Historic Person: Faulkner,William
Area of Significance: Literature, Politics/Government, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Sand Spring Presbyterian Church (added 1993 - - #93000083)
Also known as Sand Spring Church
Jct. of Co. Rts. 354 and 399 in Orwood, NW of Water Valley , Water Valley
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Turner,William
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

South Lamar Historic District (added 2009 - - #09000112)
S. Lamar Blvd. and University Ave. , Oxford
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

St. Peter's Episcopal Church (added 1975 - - #75001049)
113 S. 9th St. , Oxford
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Dunlap,J.F. & Co.
Architectural Style: Other, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Young, George Wright, House (added 2007 - - #07001182)
100 Cty. Rd. 233 , Oxford
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use




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