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Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Baton Rouge Confederate Monument

 
 
Monument Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 30, 2002
1. Monument Plaque
Inscription. Erected by the men and women of East and West Baton Rouge to perpetuate the heroism and patriotic devotion of the noble soldiers from the two parishes who wore the gray and crossed the river with their immortal leaders to rest under the shade of the trees.

Original monument erected 1886 A.D.
 
Erected 1866.
 
Location. 30° 26.814′ N, 91° 11.334′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker can be reached from the intersection of North Boulevard and Lafayette Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Located on the grounds of Louisiana's Old State Capitol grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 North Boulevard, Baton Rouge LA 70801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Merci Train (a few steps from this marker); Old State Capitol (a few steps from this marker); Site of Early Gunsmith Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); The Founding Of Baton Rouge (within shouting distance of this marker); Marcha de Galvez (within shouting distance of this marker); Louisiana's Old State Capitol
Baton Rouge Confederate Monument image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 30, 2002
2. Baton Rouge Confederate Monument
(within shouting distance of this marker); Slim Harpo (within shouting distance of this marker); Capture Of Baton Rouge by Galvez, 1779 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
 
Also see . . .  Louisiana's Old State Capitol. (Submitted on March 14, 2016.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Louisana Old State Capitol Building image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 30, 2002
3. Louisana Old State Capitol Building
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 12, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 208 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 12, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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