Location Information
(for the Demonstration School)
Name:Demonstration School [George Hurst Building]
Address:University of Southern Mississippi
City/County:Hattiesburg, Forrest County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:1926-27
Registration Information
NR District Name:University of Southern Mississippi
NR Status:Contributing
Element No.:8
Mississippi Landmark Information
Built in 1926-27, this two-story brick academic building is a component of the University of Southern Mississippi Historic District. In 1964, the university's physical plant department completed a major renovation of this building, including the replacement of all wood floors with concrete, installation of aluminum windows, dropped ceilings, and replacement of all doors, frames, trim and hardware. The building was also air conditioned and rewired.