Location Information
(for the Confederate Monument)
Name:Confederate Monument
Address:300 blk Market Street, West
on Courthouse grounds
City/County:Greenwood, Leflore County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:1913
Registration Information
NR District Name:Cotton Row
NR Status:Contributing
Element No.:71
Local Designation Information
Local District Name:Cotton Row Historic District
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Located within the Cotton Row Historic District (NR 1980), but not included in the district inventory. The monument is a sculptural group consisting of an officer standing atop a tall sculptured obelisk-like shaft, which is flanked by two other figures (a soldier and a sailor), with a kneeling woman aiding a wounded stone statue of a soldier in front, and a standing woman on the back, all on pedestals, and all on a stepped base. [SOS-LEF-001]