Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
First Air Mail Flight
Erected by City of Baton Rouge.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Postal Mail and Philately marker series.
Location. 30° 27.378′ N, 91° 11.36′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is on State Capitol Drive east of River Road (Business U.S. 61), on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baton Rouge LA 70802, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The State Capitol (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pentagon Barracks (about 300 feet away); Pentagon Buildings (about 300 feet away); Baton Rouge (about 300 feet away); Battle Of Baton Rouge, 1862 (about 300 feet away); Ole War Skule Capitol Building (about 500 feet away); The Mississippi River (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Baton Rouge.
Also see . . . First Airmail Flight Between Cities, April 10, 1912. (Submitted on August 21, 2015.)
Categories. • Air & Space • Communications •
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