East Canton Historic District

Roughly along E. Academy, E. Center, E. Fulton, Lyons, Madison, E. Peace and Priestly Sts., Canton, Mississippi


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 13, 1998
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Queen Anne
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Correctional facility; Cemetery; Religious structure
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Museum; City hall; Cemetery
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 150
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 23

Update Log 

  • March 31, 2020: New Street View added by Michael Miller