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Beauregard Parish Louisiana Historical Markers

 
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By Tom Bosse, July 5, 2017
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Louisiana (Beauregard Parish), DeRidder — 22 — DeRidder - The Sawmill Hub
(center panel) Climbing roses and vine covered trellises, along with flowering plants adorned the yards of the 125 tenant houses that were built by the Hudson Lumber Com0any in 1903. The subsidiary sawmill was built by Long Bell Lumber . . . — Map (db m109521) HM
Louisiana (Beauregard Parish), DeRidder — Grabow Riot
At this site, on July 7, 1912, a violent confrontation occurred between the Galloway Lumber Company and the Brotherhood of Timber Workers. The riot left 4 men dead and an estimated 50 men wounded. It was the defining event in the attempt to . . . — Map (db m125227) HM
Louisiana (Beauregard Parish), DeRidder — Shady Grove School/Community Building
Built 1919-used as a school until 1928. Bought by community families to be used for cultural and social activities. Placed on the National Register of Historic Places December 2002. — Map (db m125177) HM
Louisiana (Beauregard Parish), DeRidder — World War II DeRidder Army Air Base Memorial
Erected in memory of United States Army Air Force personnel who lost their lives in training accidents at the DeRidder Army Airport and Gunnery Range, 1942-45. — Map (db m124846) HM
Louisiana (Beauregard Parish), Sugartown — Old Camp Ground CemeteryEstablished in the 1820's
A memorial to the pioneers of Sugartown (early outpost of Southwest Louisiana), whose courage and fortitude helped subdue the historic "Neutral Territory" of the Sabine-Rio Hondo Strip, claimed and contended for by four nations - France, Spain, . . . — Map (db m124845) HM

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