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Historical Markers in Crowley, Louisiana

 
Clickable Map of Acadia Parish, Louisiana and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Acadia Parish, LA (16) Evangeline Parish, LA (6) Jefferson Davis Parish, LA (3) Lafayette Parish, LA (41) St. Landry Parish, LA (65) Vermilion Parish, LA (16)  AcadiaParish(16) Acadia Parish (16)  EvangelineParish(6) Evangeline Parish (6)  JeffersonDavisParish(3) Jefferson Davis Parish (3)  LafayetteParish(41) Lafayette Parish (41)  St.LandryParish(65) St. Landry Parish (65)  VermilionParish(16) Vermilion Parish (16)
Crowley is the parish seat for Acadia Parish
Crowley is in Acadia Parish
      Acadia Parish (16)  
ADJACENT TO ACADIA PARISH
      Evangeline Parish (6)  
      Jefferson Davis Parish (3)  
      Lafayette Parish (41)  
      St. Landry Parish (65)  
      Vermilion Parish (16)  
 
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1Louisiana (Acadia Parish), Crowley — Crowley
Founded 1886 & soon emerged as center of state's rice industry. Historic district listed on National Register of Historic Places. Significant for its impressive c.1890-c.1930 commercial area & its superb Victorian residences.Map (db m85287) HM
2Louisiana (Acadia Parish), Crowley — Crowley
Founded 1886 & soon emerged as center of state's rice industry. Historic district listed on National Register of Historic Places. Significant for its impressive c.1890-c.1930 commercial area & its superb Victorian residences.Map (db m147011) HM
3Louisiana (Acadia Parish), Crowley — Crowley Louisiana Post Office 1913
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m123416) HM
4Louisiana (Acadia Parish), Crowley — David L. & Jeanette Ross May HouseNational Register of Historic Places — 27th Day of February, 2019 —
David L. May and Jeanette Ross May, husband and wife, were prominent African-American citizens of the City of Crowley, Louisiana. They began a life-long commitment to the community in the 1920's, and in 1980 were named Crowley's Outstanding . . . Map (db m189298) HM
5Louisiana (Acadia Parish), Crowley — Miller Stadium
Built in 1948 Miller Stadium served as the home of the Crowley Millers who played in South Louisiana's semi-pro Teche League and the professional Gulf coast and Evangeline Leagues from 1948 to 1957. Popular with baseball enthusiasts, the . . . Map (db m125823) HM
6Louisiana (Acadia Parish), Crowley — Salmon Lusk Wright1852-1929
Developed at this site the world's best seed rice which revived that industry by insuring wider markets. His varieties that are used today for breeding purposes are Blue Rose, Louisiana Pearl, Early Prolific Edith, and Lady Wright.Map (db m103075) HM
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7Louisiana (Acadia Parish), Crowley — Senator John F. Kennedy Presidential Campaign Speech
On Friday October 19, 1959, Sen. John F. Kennedy (D) from Massachusetts, delivered a campaign speech in pursuit of the 1960 Democratic Party's nomination for the office of President of the United States. From the stage of the 23rd International Rice . . . Map (db m87865) HM
 
 
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Sep. 30, 2022