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New Iberia in Iberia Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Mt. Carmel Academy

 
 
Mt. Carmel Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Shane Cormier, October 26, 2011
1. Mt. Carmel Academy Marker
Inscription. An educational institution for girls established in 1872 by the Sisters of Mt. Carmel. The order was founded in 1825 in Tours, France. The old building which is nearest Bayou Teche was constructed by Henry F. Duperier in 1826.
 
Erected by Students of Mount Carmel and Attakapas Historical Association.
 
Location. 30° 0.394′ N, 91° 48.971′ W. Marker is in New Iberia, Louisiana, in Iberia Parish. Marker is on Bridge Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Iberia LA 70563, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William G. "Bunk" Johnson (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Dreyfus Building (about 700 feet away); The Steamboat Era (about 700 feet away); Lieutenant Colonel Francisco Bouligny (about 700 feet away); The Great Fire (about 700 feet away); The Murray Building (about 700 feet away); Segura - Labourgeois Building (about 700 feet away); Shadows-On-The Teche (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Iberia.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Education
 
Mt. Carmel Academy Marker reverse, with identical text. image. Click for full size.
By Shane Cormier, October 26, 2011
2. Mt. Carmel Academy Marker reverse, with identical text.
Mt. Carmel Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Shane Cormier
3. Mt. Carmel Academy Marker
A daytime photo of the marker and building.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 2, 2011, by Shane Cormier of Lafayette, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 618 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 2, 2011, by Shane Cormier of Lafayette, Louisiana. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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