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Harmon Park - Stamford, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 32° 56.614 W 099° 47.627
14S E 425799 N 3645310
Quick Description: While the Park itself still exists, the only item that might be the work of the NYA is the rock pillar at the park entrance.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 8/4/2019 5:39:09 AM
Waymark Code: WM112DW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters
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Long Description:
Abilene Reporter-News 18 Jun 1939

HARMON PARK - Harmon park, improved during the winter and spring through A NYA project directed by Bernard Buie, is a popular picnic and outing site favored by school and church groups. It is a customary meal site for visitors to Stamford's annual Texas Cowboy Reunion and Rodeo during the first week of July. Besides cooking unit, benches and tables, the park has playground equipment."


The news article doesn't specify what improvements the NYA did. It is possible they just planted trees, or dug the small duck pond.

Project type: Other

Date built or created: 1939

Location: Stamford, TX, Harmon Park

City: Stamford

Condition: Good upkeep with a little wear and tear

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