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Bowling Green Marker <i>Side B:</i> image, Touch for more information
By Bill Kirchner, October 3, 2014
Bowling Green Marker Side B:
Missouri (Pike County), Bowling Green — Bowling Green
On West Main Street at North Main Cross Street when traveling west on West Main Street.
This is a two sided marker Side A: Bowling Green, the capital of Pike County, lies 12 miles in from the Mississippi River on a rolling plain, 880 feet above sea level. First pioneer here, John W. Basye, came in 1820 and by 1823, . . . — Map (db m78676) HM
Missouri (Pike County), Bowling Green — Champ Clark
On West Main Street west of Main Cross Street, on the right when traveling west.
. . . — Map (db m78677) HM
Missouri (Pike County), Louisiana — John Brooks Henderson Nov. 16, 1826 - April 12, 1913
On North Main Street at Jackson Street, on the right when traveling north on North Main Street.
John Brooks Henderson was born in Virginia and moved with his family to Lincoln County, Missouri when he was six years old. By age 10, he was an orphan. Henderson overcame what could have been a life of obscurity to be a Pike County teacher, . . . — Map (db m141281) HM
Missouri (Pike County), Louisiana — Louisiana
On Georgia Street east of County Route NN, on the right when traveling east.
This is a two sided marker Side A: Louisiana, early Mississippi River port, known for the Delicious apple developed here and grown through the world, was settled, in 1817, when John Bryson pre-empted land near the confluence of the . . . — Map (db m78675) HM

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