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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: never

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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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Texas Historical MarkersPleasanton

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A TX historical marker tells of John Pleasants founding of what has grown to be the city of Pleasanton, the forming of a Confederate volunteer cavalry company, the local cattle industry, and how Pleasanton used to be the county seat.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 2/3/2019

last visited: 2/3/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersKelsey School

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Texas Historical Marker at the old Kelsey School on 1525 Beechnut Rd in Kelsey, TX, noting the establishment of a Mormon colony here in 1890s, and this school which served for nearly half a century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/2/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersHittson Ranch Headquarters on Battle Creek

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Callahan County-issued replacement Texas Historical Marker noting this as the vicinity of the Hittson Ranch Headquarters, providing some history. It is located about four miles east of Putnam on a pullout on FM 2945.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersAlameda Cemetery

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Texas Historical Marker at the Alameda Cemetery, south of Ranger in rural Eastland County, providing some history of the Alameda community and this cemetery, still very active.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersDr. Ben and Mona Parker and KBOP Radio

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KBOP radio station began in the 1950s, had music, news, and Spanish-language programming. It was sold in 1976.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2019

last visited: 2/1/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersThe Original Galveston Seawall

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The marker is set in raised concrete in close proximity to the 1900 Storm Memorial statue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 1/30/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersThe Kean Home

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Texas Historical Marker in the form of a medallion and plate at the Kean Home, 309 W 6th St, Cisco, TX, providing some notes on this home's architecture, as well as on its provenance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/26/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersCisco College

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Texas Historical Marker on the campus of Cisco College, providing some history of academia in Cisco, including this institution which succeeded after others failed. It's in front of the Harrell Fine Arts, facing Rockwell Drive.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/26/2019

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersEarly Play-By-Play Radio Broadcast of a College Football Game

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An appropriately placed TX historical marker is alongside Kyle Field commemorating the broadcast of a home game between Texas A&M College and t.u. played on November 24, 1920.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 1/26/2019

last visited: 1/26/2019

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