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Sam Houston Park Monument

 
 
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By Zacharias Beau T, January 6, 2011
1. Sam Houston Park Monument
Inscription.
Spirit of the Confederacy
Erected by the Robert E Lee N. 186 U.D.C.
January 1908
To all the heroes of the South that fought for the principles of States rights.

Monument Committee
Julia H Franklin, Bettie P. Mutcheson, Ella H. Sydnor, Marion S. Holt, Mabel F. Smith, Maria C. Weems, Stella J. Christian, Julia Huston, Mary W. Beatty, Mary E. Bryan, Margaret H. Foster
 
Erected 1908 by United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 29° 45.613′ N, 95° 22.357′ W. Marker is in Houston, Texas, in Harris County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Bagby Street and Lamar Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. It is on northeast end of the park near by the pond. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1000 Bagby Street, Houston TX 77251, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pillot House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing); San Felipe Cottage (about 300 feet away but has been reported missing); Sons of the Republic of Texas
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By Zacharias Beau T, January 6, 2011
2. Sam Houston Park Monument text
(about 300 feet away); Ancient Order of Pilgrims (about 300 feet away); Sam Houston Park (about 600 feet away); Houston City, Republic of Texas (about 700 feet away); Origins of Freedman's Town (approx. 0.2 miles away); Julia Ideson Building (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Houston.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
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By Zacharias Beau T, January 6, 2011
3. Sam Houston Park Monument
Houston skyline
 
 
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