San Antonio in Bexar County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Lest We Forget
acquired through her efforts and
her personal fortune, was conveyed by
to the State of Texas, Sept. 5th 1905:
“That the sacred shrine be saved from the
encroachments of commercialism
and stand through eternity a monument
incomparable to the immortal heroes
who died that Texas might not perish.”
March 2nd, 1927
Erected 1927 by Daughters of the Texas Republic.
Location. 29° 25.56′ N, 98° 29.182′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Texas, in Bexar County. Click for map. Marker is on the east wall of the Long Barrack, within the Alamo Mission complex. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio TX 78205, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ruins of the Habitations of the Friars and Indians (here, next to this marker); The Alamo (a few steps from this marker); Spanish Mission and Military Post (a few steps from this marker); Mission Mill (and Millstone) (a few steps from this marker); The Birthplace of Freemasonry in West Texas Masonic Heroes of the Alamo (a few steps from this marker); The Alamo in 1836 (a few steps from this marker); Japanese Monument to The Heroes of the Alamo (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in San Antonio.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Also see . . .
1. Clara Driscoll. (Submitted on May 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. The Alamo. (Submitted on May 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Churches, Etc. • Heroes • Landmarks • Man-Made Features • Notable Persons • Notable Places • Patriots & Patriotism • War, Texas Independence •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 1,315 times since then and 104 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.