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Marksville in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Marc Eliche

1809

 
 
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September 2, 2016
1. Marc Eliche Marker
Inscription. Traveling through the prairie that is now Avoyelles, had a breakdown on his wagon. He stayed, the trading post he established became the city of MARKSVILLE
 
Location. 31° 6.849′ N, 92° 3.904′ W. Marker is in Marksville, Louisiana, in Avoyelles Parish. Marker is on Tunica Drive East (State Highway 1) 0.1 miles north of Medic Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 745 Tunica Dr E, Marksville LA 71351, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Marksville Site (here, next to this marker); Tunica-Biloxi Indian Reservation (approx. 0.3 miles away); Presentation Convent Chapel (approx. 0.7 miles away); St. Joseph Catholic Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Auguste Voinche Store (approx. 0.9 miles away); Louisiana's Atchafalaya Basin (approx. 0.9 miles away); Fort De Russy (approx. 0.9 miles away); Hypolite Bordelon House (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marksville.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Marc Eliche Marker image. Click for full size.
September 2, 2016
2. Marc Eliche Marker
Located under the wagon wheel
 
 
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