Meridian is loved by many, and its future is a major concern for all.
Join the Meridian Architectural Trust as we continue bringing subject matter experts in the field of historic preservation to share best practices with us.
Together, our community can take the next step of this journey together!
Jennifer V. O. Baughn
Chief Architectural Historian
An Overview of
National Register Districts
October 17, 2023
Jennifer attended Northland Baptist Bible College and later received her master’s degree in history from Florida State University. As an architectural historian with the Mississippi Department of Archives and History, Jennifer has published several scholarly articles about school architecture and segregation; she also authored the National Historic Landmark nomination for the Medgar and Myrlie Evers House in Jackson.
Jennifer was the 2020-2021 president of SESAH. With co-authors Michael Fazio and Mimi Miller, she is co-author of the guidebook Buildings of Mississippi, the 2021 volume in the celebrated Buildings of the United States series by the Society of Architectural Historians and published by the University of Virginia Press.
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