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Texas Historical MarkersFort Houston Cemetery

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This post-mounted subject marker stands just inside the main gate at the south end of this long, narrow cemetery on Harcrow Road in Palestine.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 9/15/2021

last visited: 9/16/2021

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Texas Historical MarkersFort Houston

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One of two Texas Historical Markers at W Reagan and Knox Streets in Palestine, this standard-issue Texas Historical Marker provides a some background about Fort Houston, a post intended to repel Native American attacks during the Republic era.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/6/2019

last visited: 9/17/2021

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Texas Historical MarkersFort Houston

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One of two Texas Historical Markers at this location, this 1936 gray granite Centennial Marker provides a sound-byte about Fort Houston, a post intended to repel Native American attacks during the Republic era.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/6/2019

last visited: 9/17/2021

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Texas Historical MarkersSite of Knox Glass Company Plant

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Texas Historical Marker at the former Knox Glass Company Plant, facing Knox St between W Oak and Reagan Streets in Palestine, providing some history of the glass plant that served the city for four decades.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/4/2019

last visited: 9/17/2021

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Texas Historical MarkersN. A. Banks Elementary School

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Texas Historical Marker at the southeast corner of the intersection of W Dye and S Jackson Streets in Palestine, providing some history of the African-American school that occupied this site until it was bulldozed in the 1980s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/1/2021

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersMary Kate Hunter

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Texas Historical Marker at an entrance to the Palestine Mall, providing an overview of the life of Mary Kate Hunter, who had an amazing career in the arts, as a historian, as a civic leader, and even a supporter of women's suffrage.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/4/2021

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersChristopher Columbus Rogers

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Black metal marker on a pole at the edge of the parking lot for the Palestine Visitor's Center (old depot).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/11/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersThe I&GN Railroad in Palestine

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Black metal marker on a pole in the parking lot of the Palestine Visitor's Center (old depot).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/11/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersPalestine High School

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Black metal marker along Micheaux Ave in front of the old high school building which is now a museum. The small plaque below tells that the building has been listed by the National Register of Historic Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/12/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersRobert (Bob) Knight

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Black metal marker on a pole along the sidewalk leading to the entrance to the old Palestine High School where he coached (now a museum).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/12/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersRoy B. Wallace

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Black metal marker on a pole on the right side of the sidewalk leading to the front door of the old Palestine High School (now a museum).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/12/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersDr. Bonner Frizzell

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Black metal marker on a metal pole on the left side of the sidewalk leading to the front entrance to the old Palestine High School (now a museum).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/12/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersAnderson County in the Civil War

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This post-mounted subject marker is the more recent of two that stand in Confederate Veterans Plaza at 600 W Oak St. in Palestine.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 9/9/2021

last visited: 9/22/2021

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Texas Historical MarkersJohn H. Reagan

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This post-mounted subject marker stands in Confederate Veterans Plaza at 600 W Oak St. in Palestine.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 9/8/2021

last visited: 9/22/2021

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Texas Historical MarkersSite of Palestine Service Men's Club, World War II

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Texas Historical Marker in the 300 block of W Spring St, Palestine, TX, providing some background on the "support the troops" movement that happened here during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/5/2019

last visited: 12/17/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersJohn H. Reagan

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Texas Historical Marker for John H. Reagan, near his statue in Reagan Park in Palestine, providing some history of his legal, military and legislative career.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/8/2019

last visited: 12/17/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersJohn H. Reagan Monument

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The 1911 John H. Reagan Monument in the southeast corner of Reagan Park is a grandfathered Texas Historical Marker. You'll find the monument near the corner where US 287 (Crockett Rd) and E Park Ave meet in Palestine, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/10/2019

last visited: 7/8/2017

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Texas Historical MarkersSacred Heart Church

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Medallion and Plaque on a brick display to the right of the church entrance.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/13/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersPalestine Carnegie Library

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Plaque and medallion attached to the building to the left of the entrance door.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/11/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersSite of McKnight Plaza

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Texas Historical Marker behind the bank building at 100 Ave A in Palestine, noting this as the former location of the bustling McKnight Plaza, with a fairly nice list of all the businesses that operated here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/4/2021

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersKolstad Jewelers

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A state historic marker for a jewelry store in downtown Palestine in operation beginning in 1853

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 3/28/2017

last visited: 9/24/2021

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Texas Historical MarkersPalestine Post Office and Federal Building

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Black metal marker on a post on the corner of E. Oak and N. Sycamore in front of the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/12/2017

last visited: 12/17/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersPalestine Lodge No. 31, A. F. & A. M.

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Black Metal Marker on a Metal Post in front of the Lodge to the left of the steps.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/14/2017

last visited: 12/18/2019

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst Presbyterian Church

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Medallion & Plate attached to the building to the left of the entrance.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/12/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst Christian Church Palestine, Texas

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Metal plaque on a metal post in front of a white church building.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/12/2017

last visited: 12/17/2019

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