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

Dupuis-Mims Home

c. 1921

Dupuis-Mims Home Marker image. Click for full size.
September 2, 2016
1. Dupuis-Mims Home Marker
Inscription. Arts and Crafts style home built by Forest Dupuis, merchant and undertaker. Located on the grounds were a mortuary, "filling station", dance hall, and garages to house a horse-drawn hearse and family vehicle.
Erected by City of Marksville.
Location. 31° 8.51′ N, 92° 3.846′ W. Marker is in Marksville, Louisiana, in Avoyelles Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Louisiana Route 1192 and North Main Street (Louisiana Highway 115), on the right when traveling north on State Route 1192. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4289 LA 1192, Marksville LA 71351, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Poste Des Avoyelles (within shouting distance of this marker); Marksville Baptist Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bailey Theater (approx. one mile away); The First Bowie Knife (approx. one mile away); Fort De Russy (approx. one mile away); Louisiana's Atchafalaya Basin (approx. one mile away); Auguste Voinche Store (approx. one mile away); Hypolite Bordelon House (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marksville.
Categories. ArchitectureMan-Made Features
Dupuis-Mims Home Marker image. Click for full size.
September 2, 2016
2. Dupuis-Mims Home Marker
Credits. This page originally submitted on . This page has been viewed 106 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on . • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on September 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement