Hammond in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
1798 - 1870
Erected 1980 by Louisiana Department of Commerce and Industry.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1818.
Location. 30° 30.369′ N, 90° 27.372′ W. Marker is in Hammond, Louisiana, in Tangipahoa Parish. Marker is on East Charles Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hammond LA 70401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mt. Vernon Walnut (approx. 0.4 miles away); City Of Hammond (approx. 0.4 miles away); Grace Memorial Episcopal Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hammond Junior College (approx. half a mile away); Friendship Circle (approx. 0.8 miles away); Site of 1st Classroom Bldg. (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Republic of West Florida (approx. 3.2 miles away); Ponchatoula Depot (approx. 4.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hammond.
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