Louisiana in Pike County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
John Brooks Henderson
November 16, 1826 - April 13, 1913
City Clerk, State Representative,
Brigadier General, Senator and Judge
Author of the 13th Constitutional Amendment
Early Advocate of Women's Suffrage
Protector of Presidential Authority
Roadbuilder and Peacemaker
Erected 1998 by Rotary Club of Louisiana.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
Location. 39° 27.227′ N, 91° 2.946′ W. Marker is in Louisiana, Missouri, in Pike County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Jackson Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Marker is in Riverview/Henderson Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Louisiana MO 63353, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Champ Clark Bridge (here, next to this marker); John Brooks Henderson (within shouting distance of this marker); "Miss Lucille's Garden" (approx. Ό mile away); Louisiana Public Library (approx. Ό mile away); Floods of 1973 and 1993Louisiana (approx. 2.3 miles away); Welcome to Illinois (approx. 2.7 miles away in Illinois); Oldest Building in Pike County (approx. 5.9 miles away in Illinois). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisiana.
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Also see . . .
1. John Brooks Henderson. Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress website entry (Submitted on September 18, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. John Brooks Henderson. Historic Missourians website entry (Submitted on September 18, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 9, 2022. It was originally submitted on September 18, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 86 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 18, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.