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Mt Pleasant in Henry County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Camp Harlan

 
 
Camp Harlan Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe
1. Camp Harlan Marker
Inscription.  
This marks the site of
Camp Harlan
used as a training camp by
the 4th Iowa Cavalry and
the 25th Iowa Infantry
during the Civil War

Dedicated by
Belle Coddington Tent No. 34
Daughters of Union Veterans
of the
Civil War 1861-1865

June 8, 1930

 
Erected 1930 by Belle Coddington Tent No. 34, Daughters of Union Veterans.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 40° 58.58′ N, 91° 34.953′ W. Marker is in Mt Pleasant, Iowa, in Henry County. Marker is at the intersection of West Courtland Street and Hicakory Avenue, on the right when traveling west on West Courtland Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Pleasant IA 52641, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Camp Harlan (here, next to this marker); Votes For Women (approx. 1½ miles away); Belle Babb Mansfield (approx. 1½ miles away); Iowa Wesleyan College
Camp Harlan Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe
2. Camp Harlan Marker
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(approx. 1½ miles away); a different marker also named Iowa Wesleyan College (approx. 1½ miles away); P.E.O. Sisterhood Founded (approx. 1½ miles away); Harlan Hotel (approx. 1.6 miles away); James Harlan (approx. 1.6 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 9, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 348 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 9, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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Dec. 2, 2022