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Texas Historical MarkersThe United States Military Telegraph Line

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A 1936 gray granite Texas Centennial Marker marks the location where the U.S. Military telegraph line came through the area, on the south side of Finley Road (CR 324), nearly seven miles east of Baird.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/22/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersPat Cleburne Camp No. 88, U.C.V.

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Texas Historical Marker under the former entry arch to Cleburne Memorial Cemetery, providing some history of Pat Cleburne Camp No. 88, U.C.V., as well as of its successor, Terry's Texas Rangers Camp No. 1937.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2019

last visited: 6/15/2018

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Texas Historical MarkersClover Hill Cemetery

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Texas Historical Marker at the pedestrian entrance to Clover Hill Cemetery, north of Quitman, noting the establishment of the Baptist church and this cemetery behind it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersHollingsworth Family Cemetery

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A small family cemetery located on 4th Street, across from an auto repair shop.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersJohnson County Feeders Supply

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Texas Historical Marker at the Johnson County Feeders Supply, 302 S Caddo St, Cleburne, TX, providing some background on those who have occupied the building over the years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersMarystown Cemetery

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Texas Historical Marker at the Marystown Cemetery, in rural Johnson County, noting this as one of the last vestiges of Marystown, and providing some history of both settlement and cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/20/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersLebanon Cemetery

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Texas Historical Marker at the Lebanon Cemetery, east of Commerce on Martin Luther King Dr (Hunt County Rd 4517), providing some history of this small community cemetery that is still in use.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/20/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersUpshur County C.S.A.

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A 1964 red granite Texas Historical Marker is on the grounds of the Upshur County Courthouse, providing some background on how things were in Upshur County during the Civil War, as well as a nod to Emma Sansom, a heroine to the Confederacy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/20/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersSeminole - Negro Scouts

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This Texas Historical Marker at 1308 Main Street in Del Rio, Texas and details the history of the Seminole-Negro Scouts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Texas

date approved: 2/18/2019

last visited: 2/28/2018

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Texas Historical MarkersFarmers Electric Cooperative

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Texas Historical Marker in front of the Farmers Electric Cooperative at 2000 I-30 East, Greenville, TX, providing some background on its establishment under FDR. "Fiat lux!"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersSouthwest Metroplex Baptist Association

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Texas Historical Marker in front of the office of the Southwest Metroplex Baptist Association, 601 N Nolan River Rd, Cleburne, TX, providing some history of this association.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/15/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersHarrison and McCulloch Stage Stop

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One of the few remaining stage stops that connected the coastal cities with a path to San Antonio and Austin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 2/14/2019

last visited: 2/19/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersRock Hill Baptist Church

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Texas Historical Marker at the Rock Hill Baptist Church, in the Rock Hill community at 3543 FM 2966, about eight miles north of Quitman, providing a sound byte about the church's establishment and early members.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/10/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersEl Capote Ranch

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This ranch appears to have changed major ownership only four times from 1806 to 1976. US President Theodore Roosevelt's 2nd wife Edith Kermit Carow was a part owner at one point.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 2/10/2019

last visited: 2/11/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersWilson Potteries

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This historical marker tells of the Presbyterian minister's former slaves running a successful pottery shop in this area of Guadalupe County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 2/10/2019

last visited: 2/11/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersShady Grove Cemetery

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Texas Historical Marker at the Shady Grove Cemetery, south of Winnsboro, providing some history of this vanished community and the cemetery and old church which survived it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/9/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersSite of the Kickapoo Battlefield

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A 1936 gray granite Centennial Marker stands on the west side of FM 19, between Anderson County Roads 318 and 320, noting this as the site of a battle between the Texas and allied Kickapoo-Mexican forces back in 1838.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersIn Re Ricardo Rodriguez

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A politically appropriate TX historical marker about a court case in 1896 about a Mexican immigrant going to court to gain American citizenship. This became a landmark civil-rights case.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 2/7/2019

last visited: 2/8/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersAbernathy House

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Texas Historical Marker at the Abernathy House -- now an event venue -- at 406 Quitman St, Pittsburg, TX, providing some background not only on this beautiful Victorian house, but also on D.H. Abernathy, the man who built it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/7/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersJohn L. Sheppard Home

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Texas Historical Marker at the John L. Sheppard Home, 217 Mt Pleasant St, Pittsburg, TX, providing some background about the two prominent men who lived here, as well as a sound byte about the house itself.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/7/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersStafford-Paris House

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Texas Historical Marker at the Stafford-Paris House, 333 Quitman St, Pittsburg, TX, providing some background on the prominent past ownership of this beautiful Victorian home.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/7/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersSaint Beulah Christian Methodist Episcopal Church

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Texas Historical Marker at the St. Beulah C.M.E. Church, 105 Lewis St, Pittsburg, TX, providing a bit of information about the sanctuary and the church's establishment.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/7/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersKelsey Mormon Colony

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Texas Historical Marker in the ghost town of Kelsey, TX, today a nice rural community, providing some background for this, the mother of many Mormon colonies in the state. It stands in front of the old store at the center of town along FM 1795.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/7/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersWestgate Tower

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A marker by one of the corners of the Westgate Tower in Austin (1122 Colorado St.) denoting the importance and ultimate historical use of this high-rise residential building conveniently located right by the State Capitol.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 2/6/2019

last visited: 1/13/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersRanger Municipal Airport

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Texas Historical Marker at the Ranger Municipal Airport, 1402 Oddie St, Ranger, TX, providing some background on this airport's establishment and subsequent use, sometimes by big names.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/4/2019

last visited: never

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