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Donaldsonville in Ascension Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Francis T. Nicholls

1834-1912

 
 
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December 18, 2010
1. Francis T. Nicholls Marker
Inscription.  On the site directly across from this marker Francis T. Nicholls — Confederate General, Governor and Chief Justice of the State Supreme Court — was born and reared.

Additional French marker
Francis T. Nicholls
1834-1912
A cet endroit, face à cette plaque
commémorative, est né et a grandi
Francis T. Nicholls, Général de
l’Armée Confédérée, Gouverneur
et Président de la Cour Suprême
de l’Etat.

 
Erected 1957 by Louisiana Department of Commerce and Industry.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 30° 6.281′ N, 90° 59.361′ W. Marker is in Donaldsonville, Louisiana, in Ascension Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Nicholls Street and Houmas Street, on the right when traveling east on Nicholls Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Donaldsonville LA 70346, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Louisiana Square (within shouting distance
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August 14, 2016
2. Francis T. Nicholls Marker
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of this marker); Donaldsonville (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles "Chalou" Trepagnier Building (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Crescent Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dedicated to the Memory Of (approx. 0.2 miles away); Historic Donaldsonville (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mississippi River (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Donaldsonville.
 
Regarding Francis T. Nicholls. Located in Louisiana Square.
 
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Library of Congress
3. Gen. Francis T. Nicholls
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Internet Archive
4. Francis T. Nicholls
From A History of Louisiana by Alcée Fortier, 1904
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 19, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 8, 2015. This page has been viewed 399 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 8, 2015.   2. submitted on August 15, 2016.   3, 4. submitted on March 19, 2021, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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