Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Caruthersville in Pemiscot County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Sterling Price Reynolds

 
 
Sterling Price Reynolds Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 31, 2010
1. Sterling Price Reynolds Plaque
Inscription.  
In honor of
Sterling Price Reynolds
to whom this park is dedicated
on his 100th birthday
November 9th, 1961

Born in Callaway County, Missouri.
Graduated from University of
Missouri, 1883, with highest honors.
Settled in Caruthersville in 1896.
Levee District engineer since 1900.
Little River Drainage District
board member since 1907.

Presented in appreciation of his vision
and service to drainage and flood control

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Science & MedicineSettlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 36° 11.585′ N, 89° 39.165′ W. Marker is in Caruthersville, Missouri, in Pemiscot County. Marker is on Ward Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Located in S.P. Reynolds Park along the Mississippi River bank. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Caruthersville MO 63830, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General John M. Riggs (approx. mile away); Caruthersville (approx.
Sterling Price Reynolds Park image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 31, 2010
2. Sterling Price Reynolds Park
0.3 miles away); Lt. Col. John B. England (approx. 1.6 miles away); General Clifton Bledsoe Cates (approx. 15.8 miles away in Tennessee); Capture of Island No. 10 (approx. 15.9 miles away in Tennessee); Tiptonville Presbyterian Church (approx. 16.2 miles away in Tennessee).
 
Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 31, 2010
3. Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 1, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 725 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 1, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
Paid Advertisement
Apr. 7, 2020