Jacksonville in Pulaski County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 2015 by Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission, Reed’s Bridge Battlefield Preservation Society, Dennis and Marsha Ward, Arkansas Humanities Council/Department of Arkansas Heritage, Arkansas Historic Preservation Program. (Marker Number 118.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 50.574′ N, 92° 7.459′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, Arkansas, in Pulaski County. Marker is at the intersection of South First Street (Arkansas Route 161) and Lakeshore Drive, on the right when traveling south on South First Street. Touch for map. Located at the
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thunder on Bayou Meto (a few steps from this marker); The Little Rock Campaign (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Like Sorrow's Veil... (about 700 feet away); Brother Against Brother (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Gallant Charge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Battle of Reed's Bridge (approx. 0.9 miles away); Shared Gray Jacob Gray (approx. 0.9 miles away); Memphis Military Road (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksonville.
Also see . . . The Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture article on the Marmaduke-Walker Duel. (Submitted on April 13, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Military • Notable Events • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 13, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 84 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 13, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. 3, 4. submitted on October 22, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 5, 6. submitted on April 13, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.