“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Robeline in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)

Los Adaes

Los Adaes Marker image. Click for full size.
May 17, 2005
1. Los Adaes Marker
Inscription. Mission Founded nearby in 1717 for Adaes Indians by Fra Margil, Franciscan of Zacatecas, who traversed the trail from Panama on foot. French Natchitoches served by missionaries from this easternmost Spanish post.

Dedicated June 1, 1974 by Natchitoches Chapter Colonial Dames XVII Century
Erected 1973 by Louisiana Tourism and Development Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail, and the National Society of Colonial Dames of America marker series.
Location. 31° 42.09′ N, 93° 17.534′ W. Marker is in Robeline, Louisiana, in Natchitoches Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Louisiana Route 485 and Natchitoches Highway (Louisiana Route 6), on the right when traveling north on State Route 485. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Robeline LA 71469, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. El Camino Real De Los Tejas (approx. half a mile away); Colonial Gateway Corral (approx. 12.1 miles away).
Categories. Colonial EraNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers
Los Adaes Marker image. Click for full size.
May 17, 2005
2. Los Adaes Marker
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