Tupelo Homesteads

Co. Rds. 665 and 657 and Co. Dr. 647, S of jct. with the Natchez Trace Parkway
Tupelo, Mississippi

Historic Document

Tupelo Homesteads is located in Lee County, Mississippi certified as a historic location on Friday February 07, 1997. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Transportation, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Road-Related. Tupelo Homesteads was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Social History, Architecture, Community Planning And Development.

Tupelo Homesteads Information

Other Name: Tupelo Quarters
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1934, 1936
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kincannon, Frank R.; Nelson, Walter R.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

Tupelo Homesteads Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1240
Number of historically contributing buildings: 53
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 1
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 2
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Tupelo Historic Locations Lee County Historic Locations Mississippi Historic Locations