Marksville in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
The First Bowie Knife
Erected 1980 by The Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism.
Location. 31° 7.641′ N, 92° 3.96′ W. Marker is in Marksville, Louisiana, in Avoyelles Parish. Marker is on North Main Street (State Highway 107/115) north of East Mark Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 312 N Main Street, Marksville LA 71351, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Louisiana's Atchafalaya Basin (a few steps from this marker); Fort De Russy (a few steps from this marker); Bailey Theater (within shouting distance of this marker); Auguste Voinche Store (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Joseph Catholic Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Presentation Convent Chapel (approx. ¼ mile away); Marksville Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hypolite Bordelon House (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marksville.
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