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

Caddo Parish Courthouse

 
 
Caddo Parish Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 4, 2017
1. Caddo Parish Courthouse Marker
Inscription. Third Courthouse to occupy site since 1860. First Courthouse on site served as Louisiana's Confederate Statehouse during Civil War. Present Courthouse designed by Neild & Somdal architectural firm. Built 1926-28. Served as model for numerous other government buildings throughout nation.
 
Location. 32° 30.752′ N, 93° 44.995′ 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 east 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); The Last Confederate Flag (within shouting distance of this marker); Shreve Memorial Library (within shouting distance of this marker); CNB Building (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Turning to the Right (about 600 feet away); Justin Gras (approx. 0.2 miles away); First City Market (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old CNB Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shreveport.
 
Categories. ArchitecturePoliticsWar, US Civil
 
Caddo Parish Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 4, 2017
2. Caddo Parish Courthouse Marker
 
 
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 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 8, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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