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Crowley in Acadia Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Crowley

 
 
Crowley Marker image. Click for full size.
July 2, 2010
1. Crowley Marker
Inscription. Founded 1886 & soon emerged as center of state's rice industry. Historic district listed on National Register of Historic Places. Significant for its impressive c.1890-c.1930 commercial area & its superb Victorian residences.
 
Erected 1984 by Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism.
 
Location. 30° 12.773′ N, 92° 22.443′ W. Marker is in Crowley, Louisiana, in Acadia Parish. Marker is at the intersection of North Avenue F and West 5th Street, on the right when traveling north on North Avenue F. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 426 North Ave F, Crowley LA 70526, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Senator John F. Kennedy Presidential Campaign Speech (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Joseph's Catholic Church & Cemetery (approx. 6.4 miles away); Rayne Depot Square (approx. 6.5 miles away); Jacques Weil Company (approx. 6.5 miles away); The Bernard Bertrand Home (approx. 6.7 miles away); Le Parc Du Vieux Depot (approx. 16.3 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
CrowleyCity Hall and Marker image. Click for full size.
July 2, 2010
2. CrowleyCity Hall and Marker
 
 
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