Florissant in St. Louis County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
John A. Ortwig
27 November 1940 - 30 July 2019
Erected 2019 by City of Florissant.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1969.
Location. 38° 47.591′ N, 90° 19.59′ W. Marker is in Florissant, Missouri, in St. Louis County. Marker is on Rue Saint Francois just east of Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling east. Marker is in front of Florissant Glass Co. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 618 Rue St Francois, Florissant MO 63031, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this Frank B. Korte / Josephine "Jo" Korte (a few steps from this marker); Arthur Bangert (a few steps from this marker); Henry F. Koch (within shouting distance of this marker); Sidney R. Garrett (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Jefferson (within shouting distance of this marker); John M. & Pearl Dooley (within shouting distance of this marker); Philip A. "Phil" Foeller (within shouting distance of this marker); Paul F. Detrick, Sr. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florissant.
More about this marker. Marker was dedicated on October 11, 2019. It was the 42nd plaque of the City of Florissant's "Walk Through History" series.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 5, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 146 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 5, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.