Shreveport in Caddo Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
— Shreveport —
Built 1922 as a railroad hotel-- Union Depot stood across the street for many years. Extensively restored and remodelled in 1980s. Listed in National Register of Historic Places, 1989.
Erected by the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars.
Location. 32° 30.473′ N, 93° 44.876′ W. Marker is in Shreveport, Louisiana, in Caddo Parish. Marker is on Louisiana Avenue 0.3 miles north of Fairfield Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 907 Louisiana Avenue, Shreveport LA 71101, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. W (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Scottish Rite Cathedral (about 600 feet away); Old Municipal Building (about 700 feet away); Central Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Soul Men (approx. 0.2 miles away); Strand Theatre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bishop Leonidas Polk (approx. ¼ mile away); Thief (TV Series) (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shreveport.
More about this marker. Louisiana Avenue dead ends at rail tracks at this location.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 20, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 80 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on September 20, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. 2. submitted on September 20, 2019.