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Shreveport in Caddo Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Pickens Cemetery

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Shreveport

 
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By Cajun Scrambler, August 30, 2019
1. Pickens Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  
Dating from the 1840s, this was once the family burial grounds of the Pickens family, planters, of Caddo Parish. Among those buried here is Israel Wilson Pickens, Caddo Parish Sheriff from 1862-1865, during which time Shreveport was Confederate Capital of Louisiana.
 
Erected by The Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau.
 
Location. 32° 26.248′ N, 93° 45.536′ W. Marker is in Shreveport, Louisiana, in Caddo Parish. Marker is on St. Vincent Street south of West 74th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shreveport LA 71106, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. South Highlands Fire Station (approx. 2.1 miles away); Dodd House (approx. 2.4 miles away); Dodd College (approx. 2 miles away); A.C. Steere School (approx. 3 miles away); First Shriners Hospital (approx. 3 miles away); World's First Shriners Hospital (approx. 3.1 miles away); Moore House (approx. 3.1 miles away); C.E. Byrd High School (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shreveport.
 
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By Cajun Scrambler, August 30, 2019
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By Cajun Scrambler, August 30, 2019
3. Pickens Cemetery Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 78 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on September 27, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.   2. submitted on September 27, 2019.   3. submitted on September 27, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.
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