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

E.C. Matthews Home

E.C. Matthews Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Gustafson, September 6, 2010
1. E.C. Matthews Home Marker
Inscription. Built by "Daddy Poe," in 1856. Has columns made of hollowed pine trees; swinging upstairs porch. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1966
Erected 1966 by Texas State Historical Survey Commission. (Marker Number 10409.)
Location. 30° 55.06′ N, 94° 49.668′ W. Marker is in Moscow, Texas, in Polk County. Marker is on Loop State Highway 177, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Moscow TX 75960, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Moscow Male and Female Academy (a few steps from this marker); Moscow (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Texas Statesman William Pettus Hobby (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Wesley Hardin (1853-1895) (approx. 3.9 miles away); Town of Corrigan (approx. 5.6 miles away); Greenfield Cemetery (approx. 14.9 miles away); Indian Village (approx. 16.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Moscow.
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. This page has been viewed 338 times since then and 58 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Steve Gustafson of Lufkin, Texas. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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