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Doak Home

 
 
Doak Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, June 28, 2007
1. Doak Home Marker
Inscription. Built in 1860s. Ranch style forerunner. Since 1878 in the family of A. V. Doak, Taylorís first doctor, organizer of mule-drawn streetcar line, civic leader. Son, Dr. Edmond Doak, b. 1878, has spent lifetime in this house. Grandson is Dr. E. K. Doak of Houston. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark – 1965
 
Erected 1965 by the Texas Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9047.)
 
Location. 30° 34.378′ N, 97° 25.001′ W. Marker is in Taylor, Texas, in Williamson County. Marker is on West 7th Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 600 W 7th St, Taylor TX 76574, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tucker-Smith House (within shouting distance of this marker); St. James Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wedemeyer Hospital Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Tenth Street United Methodist Church (approx. ľ mile away); The Taylor Public Schools (approx. ľ mile away); First Christian Church of Taylor (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Presbyterian Church of Taylor (approx. 0.4 miles away); Birthplace of Governor Dan Moody (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Taylor.
 
Doak Home image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, June 28, 2007
2. Doak Home
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,384 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on October 30, 2016.
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