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Long Beach in Harrison County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Boggsdale

 
 
Boggsdale Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
1. Boggsdale Marker
Inscription. Thomas Hale Boggs (1914-1972). U.S. Congressman from La. for 28 years, was born in the family home built on this site in 1875. The son of Wm. & Claire Hale Boggs, Rep. Boggs served as House Majority Leader, 1971-72.
 
Erected by the State of Mississippi.
 
Location. 30° 20.291′ N, 89° 10.154′ W. Marker is in Long Beach, Mississippi, in Harrison County. Marker is at the intersection of Beach Boulevard West (U.S. 90) and Boggs Drive, on the right when traveling west on Beach Boulevard West. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Beach Boulevard West, Long Beach MS 39560, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Early Bank and Post Office (approx. 1.3 miles away); Long Beach Schools (approx. 1.4 miles away); City of Long Beach Centennial 1905-2005 (approx. 1.4 miles away); Early Long Beach (approx. 1.8 miles away); Truck Farming (approx. 2 miles away); St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named Early Long Beach (approx. 2.4 miles away); Les Palmiers (approx. 3.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Long Beach.
 
Also see . . .  Family Profiles.
Boggsdale Marker area along Boggs Drive image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
2. Boggsdale Marker area along Boggs Drive
(Submitted on February 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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View of marker looking east on U.S. 90 image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
3. View of marker looking east on U.S. 90
Current home behind marker. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
4. Current home behind marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 235 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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