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St. Louis in Saint Louis County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

White Haven

Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site

 
 
White Haven Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 14, 2012
1. White Haven Marker
The NHL plaque is now in the entranceway of the visitor's center. According to the Park Ranger, it was previously located outside the building.
Inscription.
White Haven
has been designated a
National Historic Landmark
This site possesses national significance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America.
1986
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior

 
Erected 1986 by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 38° 33.06′ N, 90° 21.104′ W. Marker is in St. Louis, Missouri, in Saint Louis County. Marker is on Grant Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7400 Grant Road, Saint Louis MO 63123, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Slave Plantation (within shouting distance of this marker); Changes at White Haven / ~150 Years Ago - Grants Horses (within shouting distance of this marker); Grant's Departure / ~150 Years Ago— (within shouting distance of this marker); Working Plantation / ~150 Years Ago - Emancipation (within shouting distance of this marker); A Place Called Home / ~150 Years Ago—Petersburg
White Haven - Home of Ulysses S. Grant image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 14, 2012
2. White Haven - Home of Ulysses S. Grant
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Green Haven? (about 400 feet away); Slaves Only (about 400 feet away); White Haven's Outbuildings (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Louis.
 
Also see . . .  Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site - National Park Service. (Submitted on September 3, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Notable Places
 
Rear of White Haven image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 14, 2012
3. Rear of White Haven
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 453 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 3, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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