Opelousas in Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Bowie Residence
Erected by The City of Opelousas and the Opelousas Historic District Commission.
Location. 30° 30.934′ N, 92° 4.983′ W. Marker is in Opelousas, Louisiana, in Saint Landry Parish. Marker is at the intersection of South Union Street (State Highway 182) and East Andrus Avenue, on the right when traveling north on South Union Street. Touch for map. The marker is just a few steps south of the driveway into the Chase Bank branch. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1737 South Union Street, Opelousas LA 70570, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Humble Cottage Lodge No. 19 (approx. 1.1 miles away); Opelousas Colored School (approx. 1.2 miles away); Opelousas (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Opelousas (approx. 1.2 miles away); Battle of Opelousas (approx. 1.4 miles away); St. Landry Catholic Church Black Academy At Mt. Olive Baptist Church (approx. 1.9 miles away); Lt. Fr. Joseph "Verbis" Lafleur (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Opelousas.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers • War, Texas Independence •
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