CORINTH INFORMATION DATABASE Version 1.3
© 1995 Milton Sandy, Jr.
NORTHEAST MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM
The Museum was organized as a show place for our heritage primarily
for the people of Corinth. However, it has become one of the city's
major tourist attractions. Living history exhibits are featured in
cooperation with local reenactment groups as well as
rotating local history exhibits.
Directional signs were placed along the streets and highways during
the summer. Since then the number of visitors to the Museum has
increased to the point that we feel it is time to extend our hours.
Beginning in March, 1991 we opened in the mornings as well as
Although we have a contribution "pot" and a souvenir store, the
major source of funding for the Museum is from memberships. Categories
are as follows:
Patron $1,000.00 Supporting $50.00
Sustaining 500.00 Family 25.00
Sponsoring 250.00 Individual 15.00
Contributing 100.00 Student 8.00
Membership in the four top categories form a Roll of Honor which is
displayed at the Museum.
We invite you to visit our facility which is located on Fourth
Street at Washington. At present the Museum is open Monday through
Saturday from 10:00 to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Margaret G. Rogers
While at the museum you may visit with some of these local celebrities-
MARGARET GREENE ROGERS- Long celebrated for her story-telling of local history, you'll find her at the museum faithfully 6
days a week.
MARGARET PRICE PERKINS- A faithful museum docent, and a sparkling personality.
HUGH HORTON- A walking history book
DOUG LOCKE- Civil War Calvary enthusiast
Last Update: May 18, 1996
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