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Shreveport in Caddo Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Shreve Square

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, November 4, 2017
1. Shreve Square Marker
Inscription. 100 block of Texas. Preserved block of early Shreveport commercial buildings, most dating from between 1860 and 1900. Excellent examples of 1880s-1890s cast iron found on many. Texas Street Bridge, which bisects block, was dedicated October, 1933 by Gov. Huey P. Long.
 
Location. 32° 30.946′ N, 93° 44.759′ W. Marker is in Shreveport, Louisiana, in Caddo Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Commerce Street and Texas Street, on the right when traveling south on Commerce Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shreveport LA 71101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Green's Alley (within shouting distance of this marker); Cane & Bennett's Trading Post (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Harrison Building (about 500 feet away); 525 Spring Street (about 500 feet away); Old CNB Building (about 700 feet away); First City Market (about 700 feet away); Turning to the Right (approx. 0.2 miles away); CNB Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shreveport.
 
Categories. Architecture
 
Shreve Square Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 4, 2017
2. Shreve Square Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 7, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 7, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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