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Property Name Wildwood Plantation Commissary and Shop
Reference Number 13000734
State Mississippi
County Leflore
Town Money
Street Address 3 1/2 miles west of Money
Multiple Property Submission Name N/A
Status Listed 9/18/2013
Areas of Significance AGRICULTURE, ARCHITECTURE
Link to full file http://www.nps.gov/nr/feature/places/pdfs/13000734.pdf
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The Wildwood Plantation Commissary and Shop is eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places for local significance under Criterion A for association with Agriculture. The buildings represent once common, but increasingly rare building types that served the cotton plantation economy throughout Leflore County and the Mississippi Delta. The Wildwood Plantation Commissary and Shop is also eligible for listing for local significance under Criterion C for association with Architecture as a mid-century commissary building.

 

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