“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Taylor in Williamson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)

Doak Pavilion Site

Doak Pavilion Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, June 28, 2007
1. Doak Pavilion Site Marker
Inscription. Built 1891 by Dr. A. V. Doak, early settler and civic leader, at end of his street car line, which operated three mule-drawn cars. Used for plays, dances, other amusements. Held crowds of 1,000. In 1900 the pavilion was sold and dismantled.
Erected 1967 by the Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9046.)
Location. 30° 34.344′ N, 97° 25.723′ W. Marker is in Taylor, Texas, in Williamson County. Marker is on 700 Sloan Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 700 Sloan St, Taylor TX 76574, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Taylor Brethren Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Booth House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wedemeyer Hospital Site (approx. 0.6 miles away); Doak Home (approx. 0.7 miles away); Tucker-Smith House (approx. mile away); St. James Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Tenth Street United Methodist Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Taylor Public Schools (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Taylor.
Also see . . .  Doak Pavilion. Picture of the Doak Pavilion in 1890. (Submitted on October 15, 2007, by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas.) 
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