Pineville in Rapides Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
This Stone Was A Part Of The 1st LA. Seminary
This Stone Was A Part
Of The 1st LA. Seminary
And marks the original site
Destroyed by fire in 1869
The Colonial Dames
Erected 1926 by Colonial Dames of Alexandria.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Society of Colonial Dames of America marker series.
Location. 31° 21.499′ N, 92° 26.19′ W. Marker is in Pineville, Louisiana, in Rapides Parish. Marker can be reached from Shreveport Highway (U.S. 71) 0.3 miles north of Executive Court, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2500 Shreveport Highway, Pineville LA 71360, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Seminary Building (a few steps from this marker); Campus Life (within shouting distance of this marker); A Brief History of the Seminary and the Original Campus (within shouting distance of this marker); Early Leadership (within shouting distance of this marker); State Seminary of Learning and Military Academy Fallen Federal Firefighters/ Oklahoma City Bombing Victims Memorial Grove (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tioga Sawmill Commissary (approx. 1.8 miles away); Central Louisiana State Hospital Cemetery (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pineville.
More about this marker. Located on the Old LSU Site grounds, now a walking path, operated by the US Forestry Service.
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 70 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 29, 2017.