Reed, Pleasant, House (NRIS 79001308)
928 Elmer St.,
MS. County/parish: Harrison.
1 contributing building.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
July 16, 2008.
- Pleasant Reed House
- The Pleasant Reed House was a sidehall shotgun house in Biloxi, Mississippi on the National Register of Historic Places. It was built by Pleasant Reed (1854–1932), a former slave on a Mississippi farm who moved with his family to coastal Biloxi after the American Civil War. Reed, as a freedman, worked as a laborer and carpenter and earned the money to build his own house for his rapidly growing family. (read more...)
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