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Near Logansport in De Soto Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

International Boundary

 
 
International Boundary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 28, 2017
1. International Boundary Marker
Inscription. Original granite block 10' long 9" square marked the United States - Republic of Texas boundary. Dated 1840. Set on April 23, 1841. Only marker of international boundary known to exist within continental U.S.
 
Erected by Desoto Historical Society, Inc., Desoto Parish Chamber of Commerce.
 
Location. 32° 2.015′ N, 94° 2.564′ W. Marker is near Logansport, Louisiana, in De Soto Parish. Marker is on Route 365 1.3 miles north of Adams Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located about 5 miles north of Logansport. Marker is in this post office area: Logansport LA 71049, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. International Boundary Marker (within shouting distance of this marker in Texas); a different marker also named International Boundary Marker (within shouting distance of this marker in Texas).
 
Also see . . .  The Town of Logansport website about the International Boundary Marker. (Submitted on July 9, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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International Boundary Marker and Louisiana/Texas state lines. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 28, 2017
2. International Boundary Marker and Louisiana/Texas state lines.
Marker to the right of this marker replicates the same text.
The International Boundary granite stone post. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 28, 2017
3. The International Boundary granite stone post.
International Boundary stone post. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 28, 2017
4. International Boundary stone post.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 9, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 99 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 9, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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