Battlefield Park

Battlefield Park (HMNL1)

Location: Prairie Grove, AR 72753 Washington County
Country: United States of America
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N 35° 58.993', W 94° 18.605'

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The original 10 acres of Battlefield Park were purchased in 1908 by the Prairie Grove chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy and maintained by the U.D.C. for nearly 50 years as a memorial park. From 1886 to 1926 an annual reunion of Confederate veterans was held on this site. The State of Arkansas in 1957 created a Prairie Grove Battlefield Commission which added 55 acres to the Park area and developed the Park as a battle memorial. Members of the first Commission, appointed by Governor Orval E. Faubus, were Fred McCuistion, Mrs. J.C. Parks, Mrs. Lee Seamster, Glenn Will and W.J. Lemke.
HM NumberHMNL1
Series This marker is part of the United Daughters of the Confederacy series
Placed ByState of Arkansas
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 9:45pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 381897 N 3982880
Decimal Degrees35.98321667, -94.31008333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 58.993', W 94° 18.605'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 58' 59.58" N, 94° 18' 36.30" W
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Area Code(s)479
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 582-596 Co Rd 214, Prairie Grove AR 72753, US
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