Location Information
(for the Sherman Line School [Rosenwald])
Name:Sherman Line School [Rosenwald]
Address:3021 Sherman Line Road
near Mixon
City/County:Gillsburg, Amite County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:1928
Registration Information
NR Listing Date:12 Jan 2017
View National Register Nomination Form
Mississippi Landmark Information
Designated:09-15-2016
Recorded:09-26-2016
Book/Vol. No.:0422/460
Context/Comments
Built in 1928, the Sherman Line School was built as a school for African American students in grades 1 through 8 in the vicinity of the Sherman community in Amite and Pike Counties. It is significant as a surviving example of a school built to a standardized plan used for schools funded by the Rosenwald Fund.