Alexandria in Rapides Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Edwin Epps House
Erected by Louisiana State University Alexandria.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Agriculture • Architecture • Arts, Letters, Music • Education • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1852.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alexandria LA 71302, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Epps House (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Epps House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Oakland Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Headquarters 1st Calvary Division, Army of West La., May 8, 1864 (approx. ¼ mile away); Oakland Plantation (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lecompte High School (approx. 6 miles away); Town of Lecompte (approx. 6.1 miles away); The Name Lecompte (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
More about this marker. Located on the campus of LSU-Alexandria (LSUA).
Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 8, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 284 times since then and 77 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 8, 2018.