Vacherie in St. James Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
"Le Petit Versailles"
Erected 1961 by the Department of Commerce and Industry.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1768.
Location. 30° 0.412′ N, 90° 45.33′ W. Marker is in Vacherie, Louisiana, in St. James Parish. Marker is on State Highway 18, 0.2 miles east of Felicite Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3245 Valcour Aime Street, Vacherie LA 70090, 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. James Mather (approx. 1.1 miles away); Colonel Leopold L. Armant (approx. 1.2 miles away); "Vacherie de Grande Pointe" (approx. 1.3 miles away); Oak Alley Plantation (approx. 1.3 miles away); Bourgeois Homeplace / Site Familial des Bourgeois Vacherie (approx. 1.8 miles away); Manresa House of Retreats (approx. 4 miles away); Lutcher United Methodist Church (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vacherie.
Also see . . . François-Gabriel "Valcour" Aimé Wikipedia article. (Submitted on February 25, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 5, 2022. It was originally submitted on February 25, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 903 times since then and 290 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 25, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. 4. submitted on September 16, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 5. submitted on September 15, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.