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Fort Smith in Sebastian County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

50 Year Concrete Street Service Award • 1963

Fort Smith, Arkansas

 

—General Paving District - 1913 —

 
50 Year Concrete Street Service Award • 1963 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 17, 2016
1. 50 Year Concrete Street Service Award • 1963 Marker
Inscription.

Most 50-Year Old Concrete Streets
of Any City in U.S.A.
21.5 Miles

 
Erected 1963 by Portland Cement Association.
 
Location. 35° 23.157′ N, 94° 25.543′ W. Marker is in Fort Smith, Arkansas, in Sebastian County. Marker is on Rogers Avenue east of 6th Street (Arkansas Highway 255), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is on the county courthouse grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 35 South 6th Street, Fort Smith AR 72901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sebastian County California Gold Seekers (here, next to this marker); Purple Heart Memorial (a few steps from this marker); United Spanish War Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Our Confederate Dead (within shouting distance of this marker); Sebastian County Seat of Justice (within shouting distance of this marker); Moon Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Phoenix Block (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Smith.
 
Also see . . .
1. Pavement History. (Submitted on January 24, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
50 Year Concrete Street Service Award • 1963 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 17, 2016
2. 50 Year Concrete Street Service Award • 1963 Marker
County courthouse in background

2. City of Fort Smith Engineering Dept Streets Capital Improvements (2015). (Submitted on January 24, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 161 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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