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

Moreauville

 
 
Moreauville Marker image. Click for full size.
September 2, 2016
1. Moreauville Marker
Inscription. Site of the organization of the first Corn Club, forerunner of the 4-H clubs, in Louisiana. Organized on Feb. 8, 1908, by V.L. Roy, Avoyelles School Superintendent. Two hundred fifty boys attended first meeting.
 
Erected by Louisiana 4-H Executive Committee.
 
Location. 31° 2.086′ N, 91° 58.36′ W. Marker is in Moreauville, Louisiana, in Avoyelles Parish. Marker is on Main Street (State Highway 114) near Gautheir Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Located in front of the Historic Avoyelles High School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 287 Main St, Moreauville LA 71355, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); For God and Country (approx. 0.3 miles away); Battle of Mansura (approx. 4.7 miles away); Mansura (approx. 5 miles away); Desfossé House (approx. 5 miles away); The Historic Oaks of Cottonport (approx. 5.6 miles away); Tunica-Biloxi Indian Reservation (approx. 7.5 miles away); Marksville Mounds (approx. 7.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Moreauville.
 
Categories. AgricultureFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHorticulture & ForestrySettlements & Settlers
 
Moreauville Marker image. Click for full size.
September 2, 2016
2. Moreauville Marker
Historic Avoyelles High School image. Click for full size.
September 2, 2016
3. Historic Avoyelles High School
 
 
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