Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
U.S. Army General and twelfth President
of the United States
Known to Americans as
"Old Rough and Ready"
and who lived for a time some 200 yards
southwest of this spot
This marker placed in 1951 by
Woodmen of the World
Erected 1951 by Louisiana Camp Woodmen of the World.
Location. 30° 27.284′ N, 91° 11.3′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is at the intersection of North 3rd Street and Spanish Town Road, on the left when traveling south on North 3rd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baton Rouge LA 70802, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pentagon Barracks (within shouting distance of this marker); Ole War Skule (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pentagon Buildings (about 300 feet away); Fort San Carlos (about 400 feet away); Battle Of Baton Rouge, 1862 (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Fort San Carlos LSU Former Campus (about 400 feet away); Huey Long Grave (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
Categories. • Politics • War of 1812 • War, Mexican-American • Wars, US Indian •
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