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Crawfordsville in Crittenden County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Crawfordsville

 
 
Crawfordsville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 9, 2018
1. Crawfordsville Marker
Inscription.  
Named for Adolphus Fountain
Crawford

Born Aug. 15, 1848
Died Feb. 21, 1876
Confederate soldier of Arkansas,
he fought under Gen. Price.

 
Erected 1938 by the Crittenden County Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & SettlersWar, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy series list.
 
Location. 35° 13.651′ N, 90° 19.457′ W. Marker is in Crawfordsville, Arkansas, in Crittenden County. Marker is on Old Highway 64 (Business Highway 64) 0.1 miles east of Main Street (State Route 50), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1383 Old Highway 64, Crawfordsville AR 72327, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Marion School District (approx. 7.1 miles away); Marion School Auditorium-Gynamnasium (approx. 7.1 miles away);
Marker located in a residential area looking west on U.S. Highway 64B. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 9, 2018
2. Marker located in a residential area looking west on U.S. Highway 64B.
Margaret E. Woolfolk Library (approx. 7.1 miles away); Military Road (approx. 7.2 miles away); The Loss of the Sultana (approx. 7.2 miles away); The Sultana Tragedy (approx. 7.2 miles away); Confederate Soldier's Memorial (approx. 7.2 miles away); a different marker also named Confederate Soldier's Memorial (approx. 7.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  The Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture article on Crawfordsville. (Submitted on April 12, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 12, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 12, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 119 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 12, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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