1897-1918In 1897, when there were few local schools for Blacks, the 7th District Baptist School was founded and housed in the original church building on this site. It was 1 of 2 private schools for area Blacks.
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|Placed By||Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, October 16th, 2016 at 1:03pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 587933 N 3379338|
|Decimal Degrees||30.54321667, -92.08326667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 30° 32.593', W 92° 4.996'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||30° 32' 35.58" N, 92° 4' 59.76" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 227 W Church St, Opelousas LA 70570, US|
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