Trimble House - Shreveport, Louisiana.
Posted by: misfitt
N 32° 29.121 W 093° 44.986
15S E 429555 N 3594482
Quick Description: Located on Fairfield Avenue in the National Register of Historic Places district south of downtown Shreveport.
Location: Louisiana, United States
Date Posted: 4/3/2008 3:26:03 AM
Waymark Code: WM3GDD
“Designed for Banker William L. Trimble and wife Bessie by noted Shreveport architect Edward F. Neild. Completed 1929. Residence of the Trimble family until 1960. A pristine example of Georgian Revival Style.”
This marker was put in place a “Historic Sites Signs Projects” by joint efforts between the City of Shreveport, Bossier City, Caddo Parish, & Bossier Parish, which began in 1995 and ran for 12 years. The Highland Area Partnership of Shreveport spearheaded the effort in the first place. Bob Marak designed the signs, the Shreveport City sign shop produced them, Eric J. Brock (historian in Shreveport) wrote the texts. This marker program was sponsored by the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau and was coordinated by Eric J. Brock, local historian, and Robert J Marak The project included many historic sites already marked by the state of Louisiana and resulted in 142 markers placed in the Shreveport-Bossier area.
Marker Name: Trimble House
Marker Type: Roadside
What does marker relate to?: Building
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Year Erected or Date Dedicated: Not listed
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