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Jackie O’ House

Location Information:
1700 Ninth Street South
Columbus, MS 39701

Contact Information:

Phone: (662) 327-5100
Website: http://www.jackieohouse.com
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Description:

The Jackie O House was built in 1907 by Thomas G. Owen. Mr. Owen was a great lover of flowers and he spent much of his time in the cultivation and propagation process of flowers in his home yard . . . from this little beginning grew the mammoth greenhouse industry which was said to be the largest floral establishment south of the Ohio River. Cut flowers were shipped everyday of the year to all parts of the American continent. The area is very extensive . . . at least 200,000 square feet under glass. . . where all varieties of cut flowers. potted plants, ornamental evergreens, and roses were grown.


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Possum Town Triathlon 2017

19 Aug 2017

Calling all athletes: Join us for the 6th Annual Possum Town Triathlon!   Saturday, August 19th at Columbus…
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Golden Triangle Comic Con 2017

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Make plans to attend the GOLDEN TRIANGLE COMIC CON on Saturday, August 19, in Trotter Center,…
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