Laclede in Linn County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
John J. Pershing
Born September 13, 1860
[Dedicated] Sept. 13, 1923
Erected 1923 by Hannah Hull Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 13, 1860.
Location. 39° 47.199′ N, 93° 10.162′ W. Marker is in Laclede, Missouri, in Linn County. Marker is at the intersection of Pershing Drive and Vernon Street, on the right when traveling south on Pershing Drive. Marker is near the northeast corner of the city park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Laclede MO 64651, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Laclede (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Laclede (within shouting distance of this marker); John Joseph Pershing General John J. Pershing Boyhood Home (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Laclede (about 600 feet away); Phil Kearny Post No. 19 G.A.R. Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Locust Creek Covered Bridge (approx. 3˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laclede.
Also see . . . Gen. John J. Pershing Boyhood Home State Historic Site. (Submitted on July 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 344 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.