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

Hawthorne House

Historic Site

 

Shreveport

 
Hawthorne House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cajun Scrambler, August 30, 2019
1. Hawthorne House Marker
Inscription.  Built 1910 by lumberman Charles Hawthorne. Girlhood home of his daughter Beatrice Hawthorne Moore (1898-1990), first woman ever elected to the State House of Representatives (1940) and second woman ever elected to the Legislature. Also first woman to preside over the State Legislature or to introduce legislation.
 
Erected by Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau.
 
Location. 32° 29.375′ N, 93° 44.327′ W. Marker is in Shreveport, Louisiana, in Caddo Parish. Marker is on Boulevard Street east of Highland Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. 530 Kirby Place (approx. 0.4 miles away); Masonic Temple (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. George Greek Orthodox Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pleasant Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away); Davidson House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Noel Methodist Church (approx. half a mile away); Centenary College of Louisiana
Hawthorne House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cajun Scrambler, August 30, 2019
2. Hawthorne House Marker
(approx. half a mile away); Eglin House (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shreveport.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 29, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 55 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 28, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.
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