“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)

Original Site/Donors of Land

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September 9, 2016
1. Original Site Marker
Original Site
On February 1, 1968, the donation of 20 acres to the Episcopal Diocese of Louisiana was received and ground broken on this site by the Rt. Rev. Iveson B. Noland for the construction of Episcopal High School.

Donors of Land
Dr. and Mrs. Jack Riley Jones, Mr. and Mrs. Ben Robertson Miller, Sr., Dr. and Mrs. Henry Kingkade Miller, and the heirs of C.J. Brown: Shirley Clair Brown Winston, C. Carter Brown, Jenny Lou Brown Hardin, Ann Brown PArker, C.J. Brown, Jr. and L. Heidel Brown.
Erected by Episcopal High School, Diocese of Louisiana.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionEducation. A significant historical date for this entry is February 1, 1968.
Location. 30° 25.365′ N, 91° 1.934′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is on Chapelwood Drive south of Woodland Ridge Boulevard, on the right when traveling south. Located on the grounds of Episcopal High School, next to chapel. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3200 Woodland Ridge Blvd, Baton Rouge LA 70816, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers
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2. Donors of Land Marker
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are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Purple Heart Trail (approx. 2 miles away); Peace 平和 (approx. 4.1 miles away); William Bartram Trail (approx. 4˝ miles away); a different marker also named William Bartram Trail (approx. 4.7 miles away); Shotgun House (approx. 4.9 miles away); Uncle Jack (approx. 5 miles away); College Grove Baptist Church (approx. 5 miles away); Acadian House (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
Also see . . .  Episcopal School of Baton Rouge. (Submitted on September 12, 2016.)
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September 9, 2016
3. Original Site/ Donors of Land Marker
Credits. This page was last revised on September 12, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 10, 2016. This page has been viewed 285 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 10, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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