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Dedicated to James B. Eads

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, September 14, 2019
1. Dedicated to James B. Eads Marker
Inscription.  Dedicated to James B. Eads builder of the ironclads and the sailors and soldiers of the Civil War
 
Erected 2011 by The South Broadway Merchants Association, St. Louis, MO.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, US CivilWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 38° 32.779′ N, 90° 15.568′ W. Marker is in St. Louis, Missouri. Memorial is on South Broadway just north of East Courtois Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7701 South Broadway, Saint Louis MO 63111, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Eads' Ironclads (here, next to this marker); Susan Blow (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Volunteer Fire Dept. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Carondelet Hotel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Iron Mountain Railroad (approx. 0.4 miles away); Carondelet Drum Corps (approx. 0.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Carondelet (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Louis.
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, September 14, 2019
2. Dedicated to James B. Eads Marker
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3. James Buchanan Eads
From The Century Magazine, Vol. XXIX, No. 3, January 1885.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 18, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 103 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 18, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   3. submitted on October 17, 2020, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.

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