—A Part of the Civil War Discovery Trail —On July 12, 1862, the Union army occupied Helena. Over two thousand fugitive slaves seeking the army's protection followed. For two days, the long line of soldiers and freedom seekers filed into Helena.
|Placed By||The Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, April 16th, 2018 at 4:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 720442 N 3820950|
|Decimal Degrees||34.50663333, -90.59881667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 30.398', W 90° 35.929'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 30' 23.88" N, 90° 35' 55.74" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 830 Biscoe St, Helena-West Helena AR 72342, US|
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