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

The Last Confederate Flag

 
 
The Last Confederate Flag Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 4, 2017
1. The Last Confederate Flag Marker
Inscription. The first courthouse on this site was the Confederate capitol of Louisiana and headquarters of the Trans-Mississippi Dept. C.S.A. from 1863 until May 26, 1865, When the last Confederate flag was lowered. Maj. General Henry W. Allen was inaugurated here and served here as governor.
 
Location. 32° 30.734′ N, 93° 44.992′ W. Marker is in Shreveport, Louisiana, in Caddo Parish. Touch for map. Located in front of the Caddo Parish Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 501 Texas Street, Shreveport LA 71101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Caddo Parish Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Hutchinson Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Shreve Memorial Library (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); CNB Building (about 600 feet away); Turning to the Right (about 700 feet away); Justin Gras (approx. 0.2 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); First City Market (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shreveport.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
The Last Confederate Flag Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 4, 2017
2. The Last Confederate Flag Marker
In front of the Caddo Parish Confederate Monument
The Caddo Parish Confederate Monument image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 4, 2017
3. The Caddo Parish Confederate Monument
The Caddo Parish Confederate Monument has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior
January 29, 2014
46th Confederate Veterans Reunion image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 4, 2017
4. 46th Confederate Veterans Reunion
June 9-12, 1936
Louisiana and Shreveport's tribute of honor and respect, memorializing the deeds and valor of the men who so gallantly, nobly and conscientiously defended the cause of 1861-65.
 
 
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 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 8, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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