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

St. Joseph Catholic Church

 
 
St. Joseph Catholic Church Marker image. Click for full size.
September 2, 2016
1. St. Joseph Catholic Church Marker
Inscription. Founded by Rev. Fr. Jules Janeau in 1869 with worship in a Gothic frame Church. Replaced in 1926 by Msgr. Henry Van de Putten with this Romanesque structure designed by W. T. Nolan.
 
Erected by City Of Marksville.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Louisiana, Marksville Historical Markers Driving Tour marker series.
 
Location. 31° 7.448′ N, 92° 4.063′ W. Marker is in Marksville, Louisiana, in Avoyelles Parish. Marker is on South Washington Street near East Waddil Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 141 S Washington St, Marksville LA 71351, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gardiner-Laborde Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Watts-Dupuy-Scallan Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Presentation Academy (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Presentation Convent Chapel (about 400 feet away); Jules Coco Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roy-Cappel Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of General Store (approx. 0.2 miles away); Coco-Piazza Home (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marksville.
 
Categories. ArchitectureChurches & Religion
 
St. Joseph Catholic Church Marker image. Click for full size.
September 2, 2016
2. St. Joseph Catholic Church Marker
St. Joseph Catholic Church image. Click for full size.
September 2, 2016
3. St. Joseph Catholic Church
 
 
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