Lafayette in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de La Fayette
1757 - 1834
Hommage des habitants de Lafayette Louisiane, au Marquis de la Fayette, 6 Septembre 2007
A Tribute from the people of Lafayette Louisiana to the Marquis de la Fayette September 6, 2007.
Erected 1987 by Lafayette Centennial Commission.
Location. 30° 13.224′ N, 92° 1.434′ W. Marker is in Lafayette, Louisiana, in Lafayette Parish. Marker is at the intersection of St Landry Street and West University Avenue (Business U.S. 90), on the right when traveling west on St Landry Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 705 W University Ave, Lafayette LA 70506, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Alfred Mouton (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lafayette Museum / Le Musee de Lafayette St. John Cathedral Oak (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cathedral-Carmel School (approx. ¼ mile away); Jean Jacques Alfred Mouton Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gordon Square (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dr. Edwin L. Stephens (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lafayette.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2013, by Mike Waldon of Lafayette, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 750 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 18, 2013, by Mike Waldon of Lafayette, Louisiana. 3. submitted on November 7, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.