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Texas Historical MarkersLawson Daniel Gratz

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Texas Historical Marker commemorating the life of Lawson Daniel Gratz, born into slavery but later an outstanding member of the Buffalo Soldiers. Located graveside in the Willow Springs Colored Cemetery, Willow Park, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/13/2014

last visited: 5/7/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersGodley School

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Texas Historical Marker commemorating the evolution of Godley School, a beautiful rural intermediate school at 309 N Pearson, Godley, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/13/2014

last visited: 5/7/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersParsons Station

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Texas Historical Marker commemorating the rise and fall of the Parsons community, which sprang to life around the railroad and died with the automobile.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/13/2014

last visited: 5/7/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersGustavus Adolphus Holland

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Texas Historical Marker at the grave of Gustavus Adolphus Holland, in Oakland Cemetery, Weatherford, TX, commemorating his extensive career as a teacher and civic leader.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/13/2014

last visited: 5/7/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersSite of Hays County's First Public Building

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Hays County's First Public Building... was a log cabin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/13/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersThe Hofheinz House

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The well-maintined 1906 home built by a German immigrant has Queen Anne detailing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersThe Faust Hotel

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The 1929 hotel opened with 63 rooms.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersOld Carl W. Groos Home

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The circa 1870 home on a main street into town has been the residence of a banker, judge, merchant, and flour miller.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: 6/22/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersJames Lafayette and Eliza Pitts Malone House

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History of the home located at 1236 Belvin Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersWonder Cave

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History of a local commercial cave.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersDr. Theodore Koester Home

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The 1859 house has also served as doctor's offices, pharamacy, and bakery - interesting set of businesses.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersJohann Michael Jahn

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Jahn was a craftsman for fine furniture, who established his store here in 1910.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst Protestant Church

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Originally a German Protestant Church assembled in 1845.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: 6/22/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersFerdinand J. Lindheimer

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Gravestone of Ferdinand Lindheimer and his wife in Comal Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersHome of Ferdinand Lindheimer

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Granite centennial marker placed in 1936 to remember three contributions of this early Texas settler.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: 8/16/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersJunction of Two Important Rivers, the Guadalupe and the Comal

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The intersection of two rivers is a known location, thus useful for early navigation. Marker describes other history at this spot.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/11/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersAugust and Karoline Tolle House

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History of the home and families who lived here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/11/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersTexas Germans in the Civil War

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German Texans primarily sided with the Confederacy, due to believe in states' rights.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/11/2014

last visited: 8/16/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersRiley's Tavern

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The first liquor license issued in Texas after repeal of Prohibition in 1933 was to this saloon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersMeriwether Milling

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Local industry was original founded on water power.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersOld Scholl House

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Brief marker informing that the origina building dates back to 1847.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersLanda Park

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Large city park established 1898 with many different pastime activities.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2014

last visited: 8/16/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst Patented Wire Fence

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Meriwether patented the first wire fence, addressing the problem of temperature changes experienced in Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2014

last visited: 8/16/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersThe Grotto, Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church

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Grotto constructed to remember the end of the 1918 influenza epidemic in the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/9/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersOld Schmidt Home

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Small 1850’s home

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Texas

date approved: 5/9/2014

last visited: never

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