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

Josh Logan Home

Historic Site

 

Shreveport

 
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By Mark Hilton, August 31, 2019
1. Josh Logan Home Marker
Inscription.  Childhood residence of Broadway Theatrical Producer Josh Logan, noted for "South Pacific," "Mister Roberts," etc. Logan was born in Texarkana, but spent his childhood and youth in Shreveport as well as Mansfield.
 
Erected by the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau.
 
Location. 32° 29.272′ N, 93° 44.898′ W. Marker is in Shreveport, Louisiana, in Caddo Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Prospect Street and Thornhill Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Prospect Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 902 Prospect Street, Shreveport LA 71104, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bliss-Hoyer House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thornhill (about 500 feet away); Barret Place (about 500 feet away); Robinson Place (about 600 feet away); Walker House (about 700 feet away); Files House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Trimble House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Land House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shreveport.
 
More about this marker. The Highland Area Partnership of Shreveport spearheaded the effort to place the signs. Bob Marak designed the signs, the Shreveport City sign shop produced them, Eric J. Brock (historian in Shreveport) wrote the texts. This marker program was sponsored by the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau and was coordinated by Eric J. Brock, local historian, and Robert J. Marak The project included many historic sites already marked by the state of Louisiana and resulted in 142 markers placed in the Shreveport-Bossier area.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on Joshua Lockwood Logan III.
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By Mark Hilton, August 31, 2019
2. Josh Logan Home and Marker.
(Submitted on September 3, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 67 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 3, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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