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Vidalia in Concordia Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Don José Vidal

 
 
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May 27, 2017
1. Don José Vidal Marker
Inscription. Spanish Commandant Post of Concordia, 1798-1803. Served in Spanish Navy in the American Revolution. Spanish Consul in Natchez. Louisiana Legislature named Vidalia in his honor in 1811.
 
Erected 1998 by The Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism.
 
Location. 31° 34.257′ N, 91° 26.4′ W. Marker is in Vidalia, Louisiana, in Concordia Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Carter Street (U.S. 425) and Murray Drive, on the right when traveling west on Carter Street. Touch for map. In front of Vidalia Chamber of Commerce building. Marker is in this post office area: Vidalia LA 71373, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Natchitoches - Natchez Road (approx. ¾ mile away); Natchez (approx. ¾ mile away); Post of Concord Established (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mississippi River (approx. 1.2 miles away); James Bowie (approx. 1.2 miles away); Great Mississippi River Flood of 1927 (approx. 1.2 miles away); Relocation of Vidalia (approx. 1.3 miles away); Sidney A. Murray, Jr., Hydroelectric Station (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vidalia.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Don José Vidal Marker image. Click for full size.
May 27, 2017
2. Don José Vidal Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 27, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 75 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 27, 2017.
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