Lake Providence in East Carroll Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Lake Providence Confederate Monument
1861 - 1865
Erected 1915 by Edward Sparrow Chapter U.D.C.
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 32° 48.641′ N, 91° 11.086′ W. Marker is in Lake Providence, Louisiana, in East Carroll Parish. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Lake Street (U.S. 65) and Gould Street. Touch for map. Located within the Lake Providence Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: Lake Street, Lake Providence LA 71254, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Soldiers' Rest (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle for the Mississippi: The Vicksburg Campaign (approx. 0.6 miles away); Grant's March Through Louisiana (approx. 0.6 miles away); Grant's Canal (approx. 0.7 miles away); Transylvania Mounds (approx. 8.6 miles away); Julice Mound (approx. 8.6 miles away).
Regarding Lake Providence Confederate Monument. A larger than life-size Confederate soldier, dressed in uniform with wide brimmed hat, stands atop a tall gray and white marble shaft. In his hands
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 4, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 286 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 4, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.