Olive Branch in Alexander County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected by Alexander Board of Commissioners, Burris, Chambers, London Historical Committee.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education • War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1830.
Location. 37° 9.133′ N, 89° 21.617′ W. Marker is in Olive Branch, Illinois, in Alexander County. Marker is on Miller City Road just south of Island Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Olive Branch IL 62969, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church (here, next to this marker); Ole London Farm (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Thebes Courthouse (approx. 7.2 miles away); Steamboats on the Mississippi River (approx. 7½ miles away); Lewis and Clark in Illinois (approx. 7½ miles away); Confederate Soldiers Memorial (approx. 11 miles away); Navy Seabees Memorial (approx. 11 miles away); In Honor of Those Who Gave the Ultimate Sacrifice (approx. 11 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Olive Branch.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 20, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 751 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 20, 2011, by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.