“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Webster Parish, Louisiana

Clickable Map of Webster Parish, Louisiana and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Webster Parish, LA (7) Bienville Parish, LA (7) Bossier Parish, LA (40) Claiborne Parish, LA (15) Columbia County, AR (5) Lafayette County, AR (5)  WebsterParish(7) Webster Parish (7)  BienvilleParish(7) Bienville Parish (7)  BossierParish(40) Bossier Parish (40)  ClaiborneParish(15) Claiborne Parish (15)  ColumbiaCountyArkansas(5) Columbia County (5)  LafayetteCounty(5) Lafayette County (5)
Minden is the parish seat for Webster Parish
Adjacent to Webster Parish, Louisiana
      Bienville Parish (7)  
      Bossier Parish (40)  
      Claiborne Parish (15)  
      Columbia County, Arkansas (5)  
      Lafayette County, Arkansas (5)  
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1Louisiana, Webster Parish, Dubberly — W.R. Shadow Home
On Louisiana Route 531 north of Shadows Lane, on the right when traveling north.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Original log and batten dogtrot structure built circa 1838. First homesteaded by Robert and Winnie Byas. Acquired by Calvin and Hepsey Leary in 1850. Greek Revival ell wing added and plantation was . . . Map (db m181327) HM
2Louisiana, Webster Parish, Heflin — Homeplace of Baylus Benjamin (B.B.) McKinney
On Louisiana Route 792, 0.6 miles north of Mims Grocery Road, on the left when traveling north.
B.B. McKinney was born here on July 22, 1886. He was a gospel song writer, evangelistic singer, teacher, and music editor. He composed 149 songs and was inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame in 1982. Some of his best-loved hymns are "The Nail . . . Map (db m181225) HM
3Louisiana, Webster Parish, Minden — Academy Park
Near Lewisville Road (Louisiana Route 159) south of East & West Street, on the right when traveling south.
Academy Park was once the home of the Minden Male Academy. Built in 1850 with funds and on land donated by civic leader W.A. Drake, it was one of two schools created from the Minden Academy that had been established in 1838. In 1852, an additional . . . Map (db m119214) HM
4Louisiana, Webster Parish, Minden — Citizens Bank & Trust Company704 Main Street
On Main Street north of West Union Street, on the left when traveling west.
National Register of Historic Places Erected in 1910 as the Bank of Webster Renovated and occupied 2001 Contractor - McInnis Brothers Construction, Inc. Architect - Ballard & Associates, Inc. The principal architectural feature is its . . . Map (db m181025) HM
5Louisiana, Webster Parish, Minden — Davis - Green House
On East & West Street west of Lewisville Road (State Route 159), on the right when traveling west.
Davis - Green House circa 1901 Minden Historic District has been placed on the National Register
of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m120404) HM
6Louisiana, Webster Parish, Minden — Germantown Colony And Museum
Near Museum Road east of Parish Road 114.
In July, 1835 Countess De Leon led a group of German immigrants to this site and established a communal colony which operated successfully for 37 years. Two descendants of the colony, Chester Krouse and Ruby Krouse, with the consent of Mrs. . . . Map (db m181122) HM
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7Louisiana, Webster Parish, Minden — Minden Historic Residential District / Ms. Mona Miriam Robinson Monk
On Lewisville Road (Louisiana Route 159) at E and W Street, on the right when traveling south on Lewisville Road.
Minden Historic Residential District In 1836 Charles Veeder, a German-American born in New York State, built an inn on a hilltop a few miles from Bayou Dorcheat. Legend has it, the inn was constructed on a salt lick that was the best deer . . . Map (db m120015) HM
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Mar. 20, 2023