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Gallipolis in Gallia County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Our House

 
 
Our House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2010
1. Our House Marker
Inscription.
Hostelry in which
Lafayette
America's Friend
was entertained in
1825

 
Erected 1927 by The French Colony Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 38° 48.468′ N, 82° 12.206′ W. Marker is in Gallipolis, Ohio, in Gallia County. Marker is on 1st Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is between State and Locust Streets. Marker is in this post office area: Gallipolis OH 45631, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Dunmore War 1774 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 1790 - Gallipolis - 1940 (about 700 feet away); The Landing of the Welsh in Gallipolis (about 800 feet away); Yellow Fever Victims (about 800 feet away); Gallia County, Gallipolis and the Ohio River (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles E. Holzer, Sr., M.D. (approx. 0.2 miles away); African Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. half a mile away); In Memoriam (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gallipolis.
 
Also see . . .
1. Our House State Memorial
Our House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2010
2. Our House Marker
. (Submitted on May 9, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Gallipolis. (Submitted on May 9, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Lafayette College Lafayette Info. (Submitted on May 9, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. EntertainmentHeroesNotable PersonsPatriots & PatriotismSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Our House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2010
3. Our House and Marker
General the Marquis de Lafayette image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 5, 2015
4. General the Marquis de Lafayette
This portrait of Lafayette by an unknown American Artist hangs in the Museum of the Historical Society of Maryland in Baltimore.
Our House State Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2010
5. Our House State Memorial Marker
Our House Signboard image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2010
6. Our House Signboard
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 9, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 695 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 9, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on November 7, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.   5, 6. submitted on May 9, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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