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Marksville in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Tunica-Biloxi Indian Reservation

c. 1790

 
 
Tunica-Biloxi Indian Reservation Marker image. Click for full size.
September 2, 2016
1. Tunica-Biloxi Indian Reservation Marker
Inscription. Lands granted to the Tunica tribe by the Spanish government comprise part of the present reservation. The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe is a fusion of the Tunica, Biloxi, Ofo, and Avoyel peoples.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Louisiana, Marksville Historical Markers Driving Tour marker series.
 
Location. 31° 6.623′ N, 92° 3.832′ W. Marker is in Marksville, Louisiana, in Avoyelles Parish. Marker is on Tunica Drive East (State Highway 1) north of Yuroni Trail, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 151 Melacon Drive, Marksville LA 71351, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Marksville Site (approx. mile away); Marc Eliche (approx. mile away); Presentation Convent Chapel (approx. 0.9 miles away); Watts-Dupuy-Scallan Home (approx. one mile away); St. Joseph Catholic Church (approx. one mile away); Gardiner-Laborde Home (approx. one mile away); Lewis P. Roy, Sr. Building (approx. 1.1 miles away); Auguste Voinche Store (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marksville.
 
Also see . . .  Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana. (Submitted on September 15, 2016.)
Tunica-Biloxi Indian Reservation Marker image. Click for full size.
September 2, 2016
2. Tunica-Biloxi Indian Reservation Marker

 
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 15, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 14, 2016. This page has been viewed 199 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 14, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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