Gretna in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 2008 by the Jefferson Parish Historical Commission.
Location. 29° 54.946′ N, 90° 4.017′ W. Marker is in Gretna, Louisiana, in Jefferson Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Derbigny Street and 3rd Street, on the left when traveling north on Derbigny Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 235 Derbigny Street, Gretna LA 70053, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gretna City Hall (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Phoenix Iron Works (about 700 feet away); Mel Ott (about 700 feet away); Centennial Marker (approx. 0.2 miles away); David Crockett Firehall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Saint Joseph Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); City of Gretna (approx. half a mile away); The Harvey Canal (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gretna.
Also see . . . Biography of Pierre Auguste Charles Bourguignon Derbigny. (Submitted on February 22, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 22, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 262 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 22, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.