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Laclede in Linn County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

General John J. Pershing Boyhood Home

 
 
General John J. Pershing Boyhood Home NHL Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 6, 2013
1. General John J. Pershing Boyhood Home NHL Marker
Inscription.

has been designated a
National Historic Landmark
This site possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the
United States of America

 
Erected 1977 by National Park Service, US Department of the Interior.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 39° 47.295′ N, 93° 10.156′ W. Marker is in Laclede, Missouri, in Linn County. Marker is at the intersection of Pershing Drive and Worlow Street, on the left when traveling north on Pershing Drive. Touch for map. Centerpiece of the Gen. John J. Pershing Boyhood Home State Historic Site. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1100 Pershing Drive, Laclede MO 64651, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Joseph Pershing (here, next to this marker); Laclede (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Laclede (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Laclede (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named
General John J. Pershing Boyhood Home image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 6, 2013
2. General John J. Pershing Boyhood Home
Laclede (about 700 feet away); Phil Kearny Post No. 19 G.A.R. Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Locust Creek Covered Bridge (approx. 3.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laclede.
 
More about this marker. The NHL marker is on the base of the nearby Pershing monument.
 
Also see . . .
1. Gen. John J. Pershing Boyhood Home National Register Nomination. (Submitted on July 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Gen. John J. Pershing Boyhood Home State Historic Site. (Submitted on July 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. John J. Pershing: Historic Missourian. (Submitted on July 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 269 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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