“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

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

St. Emma Plantation

St. Emma Plantation Marker image. Click for full size.
July 23, 2015
1. St. Emma Plantation Marker
Inscription.  Scene of Civil War skirmish in fall of 1862. C.1850 Greek Revival plantation house owned 1854-1869 by Charles A. Kock, a prominent sugar planter. Listed on National Register of Historic Places in 1980.
Erected 1981 by Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureArchitectureSettlements & SettlersWar, US Civil.
Location. 30° 5.059′ N, 91° 1.786′ W. Marker is in Donaldsonville, Louisiana, in Ascension Parish. Marker is on State Highway 1 0.2 miles south of State Highway 943, on the right when traveling south. 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 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Valenzuela Dans La Fourche (approx. 2 miles away); Israel Baptist School/Formerly Baptist Church School (approx. 2.4 miles away); Bicentennial Jazz Plaza (approx. 2.6 miles away); Charles "Chalou" Trepagnier Building (approx. 2.7 miles
St. Emma Plantation Marker image. Click for full size.
July 23, 2015
2. St. Emma Plantation Marker
away); Donaldsonville (approx. 2.8 miles away); War Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); Francis T. Nicholls (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named Donaldsonville (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Donaldsonville.
St. Emma Plantation image. Click for full size.
July 31, 2010
3. St. Emma Plantation
Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 24, 2015. This page has been viewed 366 times since then and 7 times this year. Last updated on July 23, 2016. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 24, 2015. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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