Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
In Honor of George Washington
The Father Of Our Country
Commander in Chief of the Continental Army (1775-1783)
President of the Constitutional Convention (1787)
President of the United States of America (1789-1797)
A gift to the people of Louisiana by
The Louisiana Society of the
Sons of the American Revolution
in commemoration of George Washington's
February 22, 2007
Erected 2007 by Louisiana Society of the Sons of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 30° 27.464′ N, 91° 11.109′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker can be reached from the intersection of State Capitol Drive and Capitol Access Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in Louisiana Veterans Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Baton Rouge LA 70802, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dedicated To You, A Free Citizen In A Free Land (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Arsenal (within shouting distance of this marker); Ceremonial Indian Mound Battle Of Baton Rouge (1779) (within shouting distance of this marker); Arsenal Museum (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of the Weiss House (about 700 feet away); Louisiana State Capitol (about 700 feet away); Capitol Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 7, 2015. This page has been viewed 264 times since then and 24 times this year. Last updated on February 8, 2018, by Kenneth Ramagost of Unknown, Louisiana. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 7, 2015. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.