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Texas Historical MarkersW.C Williams Building

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One of only a few buildings that survived Hurricane Carla in 1961.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 1/30/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersMatagorda Lodge No. 7, A. F. & A. M.

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One of the oldest Masonic Lodges in Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 1/30/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersPalacios Cemetery

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The Palacios Cemetery is the final resting place for over 3,600 -pioneers, Veterans, and everyday people.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 1/30/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersDoan's Crossing on Red River

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Gray granite 1936 Texas Centennial Marker in the Doan's community, noting its significance during the days of the cattle drives, with a quote from Will Rogers and a nod to legendary cattleman, George W. Saunders.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/30/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersFederico Villalba

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The state historic marker for Federico Villalba, at Terlingua Cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/28/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersThe Doans' Adobe Building

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Texas Historical Marker at the adobe building where Doan's Crossing used to be, and it provides some background on early settler, C.F. Coan, his family, and the role this building played in area affairs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/28/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersMilton Faver Ranches

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A third historic marker dedicated to Milton Faver and his ranches stands at Faver's former ranches along the US 67

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/28/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersBrooks Cemetery

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The historic marker or Brooks Cemetery in the ghost town of Shafter TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/28/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersMilton Faver

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A second historic marker about Milton Faver, this one is located along the US 67 at the entrance to the Cibolo Creek Ranch

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/27/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersMilton Faver

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The grey granite 1936 Centennial marker for Milton Faver at Shafter Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/27/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersEl Campo First Baptist Church

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Organized on April 28, 1895, El Campo First Baptist Church remains a spiritual leader in the community.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 1/27/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersCulp Krueger

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On September 8, 1962, the Capitol of Texas was moved from Austin to El Campo. This pink granite marker, located in Evans Park, might be the only physical record that it ever happened.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 1/26/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersEl Campo Library Building

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When you visit, please take time to admire this beautiful building. It is the reason this marker is here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 1/26/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersSt. Philip the Apostle Catholic Parish

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From the marker text: "Its history reflects the evolution of the universal Catholic Church, as it has developed new practices for Catholics worldwide."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 1/26/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst Christian Church of El Campo

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Located at 205 W. West Street, the First Christian Church was founded in 1904.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 1/26/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersTrueheart House

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This state historic marker consists of medallion and plaque at the Trueheart House located at Court Ave and Madrone Street west of the Courthouse

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/26/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst National Bank of El Campo

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Located at 202 E. Jackson, First National has been serving the financial needs of El Campo since 1902.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 1/25/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersSite of Pierce Hotel

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If you are traveling on US 59 (soon to be US 69) between Wharton and El Campo, make sure you stop in Pierce. There isn't much here, but you can claim a visit on this Texas Historical Marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 1/25/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersPrude Ranch

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The state historic marker for the Prude Ranch along SH 118 west of Fort Davis

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/25/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersJeff Davis County Jail

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The state historic marker for the Jeff Davis County jail in downtown

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/25/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersMISSING - Ernest Malapert Powell

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The state historic marker for Ernest Malapert Powell, which formerly stood om Ozona's courthouse square, has been missing for many years

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/25/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersEl Campo

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In 1881, this area was known as Prairie Switch. it was a railroad siding and shipping point for the New York, Texas, and Mexican Railroad. The name was officially changed to El Campo or "The Camp" in 1890

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 1/25/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersCaptain Henry Skillman, C.S.A.

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The state historic marker for Captain Henry Skillman at St Francis Plaza in downtown Presidio TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/24/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersTerlingua

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The state historic marker for the ghost town of Terlingua TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/24/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersMISSING - Alpine

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The state historic marker for the city of Alpine, once at the eastern city limit on the US67/90, now dismantled and presumably in storage

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/24/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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