Houston in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
1,000 Houstonians Join the Navy
Location. 29° 45.38′ N, 95° 21.924′ W. Marker is in Houston, Texas, in Harris County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Main Street and McKinney Street when traveling south. Click for map. Main Street cannot be traversed at this location. There are pools and fountains in the middle of the street. Marker is in this post office area: Houston TX 77002, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gulf Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Julia Ideson Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Old Houston Academy (approx. 0.3 miles away); Houston Public Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); Auditorium Hotel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Houston City, Republic of Texas (approx. 0.4 miles away); Sam Houston Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); First White House of the Republic of Texas (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Houston.
Also see . . .
1. USS Houston (CA-30) Lost in the Battle of the Java Sea. (Submitted on June 20, 2013, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas.)
2. Story of the USS Houston (CL 81) (Submitted on June 20, 2013.)
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 388 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.