Dauphin Island in Mobile County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1957 by Alabama Society Daughters of the American Colonists.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Colonists series list. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1807.
Location. 30° 14.933′ N, 88° 4.58′ W. Marker is in Dauphin Island, Alabama, in Mobile County. Marker is on Bienville Boulevard east of Albatross Street, on the right when traveling east. Located at Fort Gaines State Historical Site. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dauphin Island AL 36528, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. British Occupation of Dauphin Island (here, next to this marker); 19th Century Shipwreck (within shouting distance of this marker); "To Be Blown To Kingdom Come" (within shouting distance of this marker); Storm Clouds Gather (within shouting distance of this marker); Anchor From U.S.S. Hartford (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Save Your Garrison." (about 400 feet away); Energy from the Sands of Time (about 500 feet away); “Damn the Torpedoes!” (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dauphin Island.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 1, 2011, by Michael Dover of Ellerslie, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,293 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 1, 2011, by Michael Dover of Ellerslie, Georgia. 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 3, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 5, 6. submitted on August 15, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. 7. submitted on August 16, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.