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

Shreve Memorial Library

 
 
Shreve Memorial Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 4, 2017
1. Shreve Memorial Library Marker
Inscription. Built 1911 as Federal Court House and Post Office, expanded in 1931. Remained in use as federal Building until 1972. Has housed Shreve Memorial Library's central branch since 1970s. Listed in National Register of Historic Places, 1974, when interior was remodelled to accommodate the library.
 
Location. 32° 30.783′ N, 93° 44.976′ W. Marker is in Shreveport, Louisiana, in Caddo Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Texas Street (U.S. 79/80) and Marshall Street, on the right when traveling west on Texas 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. Hutchinson Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Caddo Parish Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); The Last Confederate Flag (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); CNB Building (about 400 feet away); Turning to the Right (about 400 feet away); First City Market (about 700 feet away); Old CNB Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Justin Gras (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shreveport.
 
Also see . . .  Shreve Memorial Library. (Submitted on November 8, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Shreve Memorial Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 4, 2017
2. Shreve Memorial Library Marker

 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 8, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 8, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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