Holly Springs, Mississippi: Yellow Fever House

Historical marker outside the former house of W.J.L. Holland, "who gave his quarters and his life during the Yellow Fever epidemic of 1878."

Address:
104 E. Gholson Ave., Holly Springs, MS
Directions:
Downtown, on the north side of E. Gholson Ave., just east of its intersection with S. Memphis St.
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Yellow Fever House.

Yellow Fever House

Very easy to find if you follow the brown signs from the interstate. It's near downtown and across the street from the library and church. The home serves as a good reminder of what a person is willing to sacrifice being a Good Samaritan.

[James Pidgeon, 07/16/2022]

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